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Cap Vs Hat From Factory's Point of View

Aug. 06, 2019

Hats and caps are two types of head coverings that are worn by many people. A hat is a headgear with a shaped crown and a brim. Cap, in contrast, have a flat head and no brim. A cap can have a peak or visor at the front.


The question "cap vs hat" is often asked! So What's the biggest difference between them From Factory's Point of View? You can find the answer below.


What is a cap?

Wikipedia is defined in this way. A cap is a form of headgear. Caps have crowns that fit very close to the head. They are typically designed for warmth, when including a visor used for blocking sunlight from the eyes. They come in many shapes and sizes, and various different brands. This is Wikipedia definition of cap.


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What are the types of caps?

Caps come in a variety of sizes and shapes. Given below are some examples of common caps.

Snapback cap

The snapback is a cap with a flat brim. Sometimes we call it a snapback because it is fitted with an adjustable plastick snap on the back of the hat, which makes it 'one size fits all'. We can custom snapback cap for you!


Baseball cap

The baseball cap is a cap with a curved brim. We can custom kinds of baseball cap for you!


Camp cap or 5 panel cap

Camp cap or 5 panel caps are traditionally a comfortable, athletic ballcap based loosely on a hunting style hat but more streamlined with a super shallow crown and adjustable strap at back, usually either in leather or nylon. We can custom kinds of 5 panel cap for you!


What is a hat? What is the use of hat?

A hat is a head covering which is worn for various reasons, including protection against weather conditions, ceremonial reasons such as university graduation, religious reasons, safety, or as a fashion accessory. In the past, hats were an indicator of social status.


In the military, hats may denote nationality, branch of service, rank or regiment. Police typically wear distinctive hats such as peaked caps or brimmed hats, such as those worn by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.


Some hats have a protective function. As examples, the hard hat protects construction workers' heads from injury by falling objects and a British police Custodian helmet protects the officer's head, a sun hat shades the face and shoulders from the sun, a cowboy hat protects against sun and rain and a Ushanka fur hat with fold-down earflaps keeps the head and ears warm.


Some hats are worn for ceremonial purposes, such as the mortarboard, which is worn (or carried) during university graduation ceremonies. Some hats are worn by members of a certain profession, such as the Toque worn by chefs. Some hats have religious functions, such as the mitres worn by Bishops and the turban worn by Sikhs.


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This is Wikipedia definition of hat.

What are the types of hats?

Hats come in a variety of sizes and shapes. Given below are some examples of common hats.

bucket hat

Below is a picture that contains kinds of bucket hats. We can custom bucket hat for you!


sun hat

Below is a picture that contains kinds of sun hats. We can custom sun hat for you!


Difference Between Hat vs. Cap

Below is the difference between hat and cap from factory's point of view.




Hat
Cap
Definition
Hat has a shaped crown that fits loosely on the head
Cap has a flat crown that fit tightly on the head
Brim
Hat has no brim
Cap has a brim
Used
Hat is used as offcial uniforms predominantly in military and police departments
Cap is used as uniforms in golf, basketball, cricket ball,etc
Fit
Hat doesn't have a adjustor
Cap usually has a adjustor to fit any head size

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