I do not have an original at present but am shopping for one.
I have both the officers wedge cap and peak cap .
As I will be adoring the battledress with F/O rank, I will be wearing the Officers peak cap (an original)
The dance is indoors so it may be too warm to wear a white...
Today I rec'd the Raf Battledress as seen on the S.H. website.
Owing to the low cost of this product and many mixed reviews from a couple of years ago , I was not expecting much.
However , I am ever surprised !
The Battledress is quite good > I will review in point form
Purchased off Ebay...
From a pilots point of view, the original sidcots are not really practicle except for winter vintage aircraft flying. In the case of cold temps, they work quite well but they are also not fireproof at all:eeek:
In the summer I wear an modern nomex tan USAF flight suit. It is not vintage but...