The Wild Wild West Custom Handmade Cowboy Hat based on Robert Conrad’s hat from the series, Wild Wild West (1965-69)
This custom made Wild Wild West replica hat is based on the James West (Robert Conrad) character. We were lucky enough to obtain the exact dimensions of the original Jim West hat from an original hat from the series that was purchased at auction.
What a great hat from the the iconic 1960s TV series, The Wild Wild West and subsequent movie made in 1999 with Will Smith and Kevin Kline.
- Crown: Telescope
- Brim: Pencil roll and hand shaped – Open
- Color Shown: Black in 20X fur-felt
- Hatband: 1″ Grosgrain ribbon and bow, and a second 1/2″ band
James West (Robert Conrad) and Artemus Gordon (Ross Martin) are two agents of President Grant who take their splendidly appointed private train through the west to fight evil. Half science fiction and half western, Artemus designs a series of interesting gadgets for James that would make Inspector Gadget proud. A lighthearted adventure series.
About Our Beaver Fur Felt
We offer 3 beaver fur felt blends for our custom hats – 5X, 20X and 100X.
A fine 100% beaver or beaver blend fur felt is dense and virtually waterproof and consists of beaver and rabbit fur blended with felt to create the perfect material from which to make hats.
Beaver fur felt lasts 5-10 times longer than wool felt and can be shaped and even re-blocked numerous times. This is what makes beaver fur felt blends the best material from which to manufacture hats quality hats.
- 5X is a blend of about 5% beaver with rabbit and felt.
- 20X is 50% beaver blend
- 100X is pure 100% beaver fur felt
For an all weather hat – you can’t beat a pure beaver cowboy hat. Light, stiff, and fabulous looking it’ll shed what ever comes it’s way.