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S.A.L. Uniform Caps Help

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  1. What style cap should I order?
  2. Should my cap be lined or unlined?
  3. What should my cap's left-side lettering be?
  4. What should cap's right-side lettering be?
  5. What size cap should I order?
  6. How much will my cap cost?
  7. Which Departments cannot be ordered online?
  8. Which insignias are mandatory and which are optional?

1. What style cap should I order?

Type Description
Squadron State State Uniform Cap French blue cap with gold lettering and red, white, & blue piping, state name spelled out in full
Squadron City City Uniform Cap French blue cap with gold lettering and red, white, & blue piping, city name spelled out in full and state name abbreviated
County County Uniform Cap French blue cap with white lettering & piping, county name spelled out in full and state name abbreviated
District District Uniform Cap French blue cap with white crown, gold lettering, and red, white, & blue piping, district name spelled out in full and state name abbreviated
Detachment Detachment Uniform Cap French blue cap with gold crown and lettering and red, white, & blue piping, state name spelled out in full
National National Uniform Cap Solid gold cap with blue lettering and red, white, & blue piping, state name spelled out in full

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2. Should my cap be lined or unlined?

Lined caps feature a smooth gold nylon interior lining that provides extra comfort.

Unlined caps are also available.

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3. What should my cap's left-side lettering be?

That depends on which cap style you chose in your first step. Here's your guide:

Cap Style Left-Side Lettering
Squadron State State name spelled out in full
Squadron City City name spelled out in full, state abbreviated
County County name spelled out full, state abbreviated
District District name spelled out in full, state abbreviated
Detachment State name spelled out in full
National State name spelled out in full

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4. What should my cap's right-side lettering be?

Guidelines Examples
Squadron Cap
1 line for current post officers COMMANDER
2 lines for past post officers PAST
COMMANDER
2 lines for past county officers PAST COUNTY
COMMANDER
2 lines for past district officers PAST DISTRICT
COMMANDER
2 lines for past department officers PAST DEPARTMENT
COMMANDER
2 lines for past national officers

PAST NATIONAL
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

or

PAST NATIONAL
COMMANDER

County Cap
2 lines for current officers COUNTY
COMMANDER
District Cap
2 lines for current officers DISTRICT
COMMANDER
Department Cap
2 lines for current officers DEPARTMENT
COMMANDER
National Cap
2 lines for current officers

NATIONAL
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

or

ALTERNATE NATIONAL
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

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5. What size cap should I order?

Measuring Your Uniform Cap Size

Cap Size Scale
Head Size Cap Size   Head Size Cap Size
18-1/4" 5-3/4 23-1/8" 7-3/8
18-5/8" 5-7/8 23-1/2" 7-1/2
19" 6 23-7/8" 7-5/8
19-3/8" 6-1/8 24-1/4" 7-3/4
19-3/4" 6-1/4 24-5/8" 7-7/8
20-1/8" 6-3/8 25" 8
20-1/2" 6-1/2 25-3/8" 8-1/8
20-7/8" 6-5/8 25-3/4" 8-1/4
21-1/4" 6-3/4 26-1/2" 8-1/2
21-5/8" 6-7/8    
22" 7    
22-3/8" 7-1/8    
22-3/4" 7-1/4    

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6. How much will my cap cost?

Uniform Cap Type Price
Squadron State $33.95
Squadron City $42.95
County $42.95
District $42.95
Detachment $42.95
National $42.95

Note: Many states require caps have a state insignia. The price for that insignia is automatically added to the price of your cap.

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7. Which Departments cannot be ordered online?

County, district, detachment, and national cap orders must be approved by Department Headquarters for the following states:

District, detachment, and national cap orders must be approved by Department Headquarters for the following states:

District and national cap orders must be approved by Department Headquarters for the following states:

Please Note

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8. Which insignias are mandatory and which are optional?

Note: The price for an insignia is included in the uniform cap price.

Mandatory
Department Insignia Price
Alabama Heart of Dixie $6
Arizona Cactus $6
Connecticut Charter Oak $11
District of Columbia Capitol Dome $8
France Eiffel Tower $6
Georgia Peach $8
Indiana Soldiers & Sailors Monument $10
Illinois Abe Lincoln $7
Kansas Sunflower $7
Maryland Shield $8
Minnesota Gopher $7
Mississippi Magnolia $7
Missouri Mule $11
Montana Buffalo Skull $11
Nebraska Covered Wagon & Large State Name (state caps only) $20
Nevada Battle Born $10
New Hampshire Old Man of Mountain $8
New York Statue of Liberty $8
North Dakota Prairie Rose $7
Pennsylvania Keystone $8
Puerto Rico El Morro Castle $7
South Carolina Palmetto $6
Tennessee Old Hickory $11
Texas Star & Steer $9
Utah Beehive $7
Virginia Cardinal $9
West Virginia Mountaineer $8
Wisconsin Badger $9
Wyoming Let-R-Buck (state caps only) $14
Optional
Department Insignia Price
California Bear $8
Florida Orange $6
Hawaii Rainbow $8
Louisiana Red USA (state & detachment caps only) $5
Louisiana Pelican $7
Maine Pine Tree $6
Massachusetts Minuteman $6
North Carolina Dogwood $7
Oklahoma Indian $12
Rhode Island Red Rooster $8

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