Akubra Hemp Range Hat
Akubra's legendary quality is available in a hemp straw hat. Hemp is one of the world’s strongest
fibers. The fibers are naturally resistant to mold and ultraviolet light and are extremely resistant to
abrasion. Hemp straw hats are stronger than toquilla fiber Panamas, are more durable and will last longer.
The partially vented crown of the Range is a pinched telescope and measures 4 inches at the front and 4-1/2
inches at the sides. The brim is 3-1/4 inches wide. The 7-pleat cloth puggaree is 1-5/8 inches wide. Reeded
roan leather sweatband. Vented around the crown. Color is Natural. Made in Australia.
The Akubra Hemp Range is available in hat sizes 6-7/8 through 7-5/8.
To determine your hat size, measure the circumference around your head, keeping the tape level and firm,
across the temples and above the eyebrow ridges. Check the size chart given below. For in-between
measurements use the next size up.
Chin Strap Kangaroo Leather
Chin straps for fitting to hats with formal sewn in head bands like Akubra or RM Williams Hats. . Made
from pleated kangaroo leather. Length is 1 meter long. Price includes shipping. Comes in black or brown
leather. Leather is 1/2cm thick Length is 55cm long Adjustable Toggle adjustment. Kangaroo leather has been
widely practiced in the Australian outback due to its large abundance of stock. The leather can be cut in to
such fine thong , yet retain tensile strength as it is well known for its strong and hardy character.
With this remarkable strong leather the Australian bushman has added a unique style and ancient art of
leather management. The pelts are available through the Australian Governments Kangaroo conservation
program. They are tanned with an extract from the bark of the wattle tree to give it that genuine colour and
finish uniquely available only in Australia. The thongs are cut , beveled and plaited by hand right here in
Australia. You can't get more dinky die than this product.