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CAP COMPONENTS            CAP COMPONENTS

FLEXFIT® 2017                                                PROFILE

                                                                                                             Profile refers to the slope of the cap's crown. The crowns on low
                                                                                                             profile caps tend to be more sweeping towards the back, while
                                                                                                             crowns on high profile caps tend to be more perpendicular to
                                                                                                             the visor. The buckram, which is the liner inside the hat, helps
                                                                                                             maintain a cap's profile. In essence, a "low profile" cap has a
                                                                                                             shallow crown, while a "high profile" cap has a taller crown.

                                                             VISOR

                                                                                                             The visor is the part of the hat that sticks out and shields your
                                                                                                             eyes from the sun. Visors differ in shape from curved to flat,
                                                                                                             offering a different look/shape for each hat depending on the
                                                                                                             visor shape.

                                                             CROWN

                                                                                                             The crown is the height from the bottom edge of the hat to the
                                                                                                             top of the head or "crown". This distance helps determine how
                                                                                                             the hat will sit on top of the head. A larger number means the
                                                                                                             hat will sit low on the head.

                                                             PANELS

                                                                                                             Each hat is comprised of panels attached by seams to form
                                                                                                             the overall shape of the hat. Hats can range from 5 to 6 panels,
                                                                                                             depending on the style of hat.

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