This item may be available in a different size, colour, scent, version or platform. Click below to be directed to product options:
Tru-Spec Military Boonie, TRU Multi Camo NYCO, 7-1/2 3229005
TS3229 Multicam 7 ½
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
The hat is great, as is the quality. However, the hat is different than the one pictured. It more closely resembles the A-TAC FLG in color (more green than grey) and has loops which are not pictured on either one. I assumed it was a mistake so I returned it and re-ordered only to receive the exact same model. The tag that was on both hats had a designation not listed on the Amazon site. (Can't remember what it was.)
Anyway, I've decided to keep it. It's a nice hat, but the description/color is not accurate.
Overall, the hat appears to be well made, but with a couple of cosmetic flaws. Two points: 1) The product description lists the fabric as 100% nylon. I bought it hoping that was accurate, but expecting it was not. To clarify, hat I received is 50/50 NYCO rip stop. 2) Several reviewers said these hats run small, so I ordered a 7 1/2 rather than a 7 1/4. The 7 1/2 is swimming on my head, so the ATACS-FG hat is true to size or maybe even runs a bit on the large side. I'll have to figure out a way to mod an adjustable headband so I can wear it comfortably.
I ordered this after carefully reading reviews of many competing hats on Amazon. Then the next morning I realized we have a Ranger Surplus store not too far away, and I meant to head out there and buy an official Boonie and not this "inspired by the real thing" that I bought online. (i.e. I was considering cancelling my order). But it came in and I decided to give it a shot. I am not military so I can't comment about how this compares to Army-issue ones, but this hat is fantastic--hands down the best sun hat I have ever owned. I liked it so much that I didn't bother driving over to Ranger Surplus. Someday years from now maybe my next hat will be the real thing, but for now I have no need, this Tru-Spec one is great.
The authorised South African distributor of this product is under no obligation to honour the manufacture's guarantees/warranties or to provide after-sales service.
Please note that this item is imported from the USA, and is designed to be used in the USA. In addition, if the unit is powered it will come with a US plug and an adapter/transformer may be required. Please click here for more information on power requirements, or check with us if you are unsure or need any assistance!
Please also note that certain items cannot be imported, these include Alcohol, Animals, Batteries, Flammable Materials, Currency, Food, Furs, Chemicals, Explosives, Medications, Plants, Seeds, Supplements, Pressurized Cans, Tactical Equipment, Vitamins, Weaponry and Weaponry Accessories. In these cases, the item and information is displayed for reference purposes only. If you are not sure if we are permitted to bring an item, please send us an e-mail with a link to the item to confirm.
Please also ensure that you are ordering the correct item for your particular application as returns to the USA are costly. Product reviews are also provided for most of our items, which can give you a good idea for possible things to look out for and the quality of the item. By clicking Add to Cart, you are confirming that the item is correct and you accept the conditions listed here.