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Old 02-11-2011, 05:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
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They are super light and airy (hence their popularity in the desert) that said I don't wear it all around the head like the how to vids. When I wear one I simply wrap it around the neck a few times like a neck collar.

It works beautifully. Also in the dead of summer you can get it wet and it'll keep you super cool. I do this for yardwork and wear it on my head like a sandana. I'll try to dig up a pic.

Like this:

As for where to get them, shopping around is your best bet for price. I've always stuck with Brigade Quartermaster.

Or you could get the "real" thing cheap:

I have several of those^ in red and black that are identical that I brought back from Afghan and Iraq. Hope this helps.

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