Winter driver hats.

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by Johnnyfootball2014, Nov 15, 2014.

  1. RonBurgandy??????????

    RonBurgandy?????????? God is Great, beer is good , People are crazy.

    What is acceptable ? Only the itchy pos standard issue ?
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  2. cosmo1

    cosmo1 Now, a low life jack wagon, and still loving it.

    I had a fur-lined Russian style hat (with the ear flaps) that I would wear when it got into the teens and below. Never had a problem.

    (It was dark brown.)
  3. Jackburton

    Jackburton Gone Fish'n

    Any brown sock hat wouldn't get a second look. I have one I bought from Amazon as the issued ones are way to thick and itchy.
  4. BUCN85

    BUCN85 Active Member

    Under armour hats are great. Keeps you warm. But has the moisture wicking lining so of you sweat the fabric wicks it away so you stay dry which is a must. Also I don't think it HAS to be brown. Several drivers wear black ones
  5. Packmule

    Packmule Well-Known Member

    I wear the yellow, white and brown one with the company logo on the front that you get through the Spirit of UPS catalog. Matches the coat perfectly.
    They complain about footwear in our building, even socks, but when it comes to winter hats they seem pretty flexible. I think maybe one person in our building still wears the company issued brown stocking cap.
  6. ZQXC

    ZQXC Guest

    this is my go to hat for cold delivery days

  7. The Driver

    The Driver I drive.

    I wear the company issued stocking hat over my company issued hat with ear flaps. Yes, I'm talking about company hats on a Saturday night.
  8. barnyard

    barnyard KTM rider Staff Member

    My bosses have said that as long as it is brown, go ahead and wear it. I have a brown mushers hat, very light and adjustable for coverage.
  9. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Sometimes I feel like a nut, sometimes i dont.

  10. Brownslave688

    Brownslave688 You want a toe? I can get you a toe.

    If it's cold enough I wear a hat its a full face shield and I care what color it is in wearing it. Usually red or black.
  11. barnyard

    barnyard KTM rider Staff Member

  12. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Sometimes I feel like a nut, sometimes i dont.

    They really don't care at all cause you have too much work to begin with and comfort is up to you and I know management is not coming out there to see if your uniform is well, uniform. Shinable shoe days have been over for a long time ,make room for beards, earrings, and baggy pants.
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  13. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    I got one of those also. Its big enough to where I can still wear my Bluetooth headphones underneath and still have room. Really warm too.
  14. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Sometimes I feel like a nut, sometimes i dont.

  15. 9.5er

    9.5er Well-Known Member

    That's not a problem you want to have on a Saturday night.
  16. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Sometimes I feel like a nut, sometimes i dont.

    Smart aleck fur hats well ill be sure I get two at 160.00 a pop
  17. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Sometimes I feel like a nut, sometimes i dont.

    I got pills for that and they're not the expensive blue ones. The Chinese know what their doing in that department, look at their crowded cities. Your right you don't want a rubber chicken on Saturdays .
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  18. barnyard

    barnyard KTM rider Staff Member

    My 1st reply turned up a bad search.

    Lands End, Sierra Trading Post and Duluth Trading all used to carry a mushers hat. The hat in the above link is very similar to what I wear. I really, really like mine.
  19. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    I been know to help fix this issue for many.
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  20. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    Just because you shot Jesse James, don't make you Jesse James.