The Statesman style vests displayed in this slide show can be made for you upon order request. Email us the name of the vest or a copy of the image. Include any changes you would like and the size you require or custom measurements you would like your vest made to. BEST will respond to you with a quote reflecting your selections.
Our first and a very popular vest style. This is a traditional styled vest with a comprehensive range of features designed for fine to warm weather shooting. With plenty of mesh surface area to help maintain your cool in warm to hot climates. Quality real smooth grain leather Gun Mount Pad (GMP) & trim make for a stylish and appealing looking shooting vest.
Large double pleated empties pocket for those that like to retain their used cartridges.
Prices are indicative and subject to change. Options will be confirmed by quote prior to commencement of production.
(reducing or increasing length of standard size vest) $15.00
Polymesh Fabric = Mesh type fabric “Polyester Mesh” From standard colour range list.
(lead time required, one off cost for multiple vests) POA
Drill Fabric= Solid effect fabric “American Drill” polyester rayon.
From standard colour range list.
Piping= (trimming material around neck line, zip, bottom hem, side seams and armholes) standard is drill fabric Black
leather, subject to colour availability) $97.00
Feature Coloured Trim= (coloured bands or strips to top edge of pockets, bottom of yoke and waist bands) not standard on Statesman style vest.
LeatherTrim = (Top edge of badge and cargo pockets, wear trim panel to pocket openings and backing panel to front off hand side) standard is Black smooth leather.
cow hide. Black, Mid Tan, Navy, Olive, Beige (subject to availability). $101.00
(limited colours &subject to availability) POA
Gun Mount Pad = (vest location, where gun is mounted to shoulder extends down to waist band, usually includes light padding and quilted stitching design) standard is Black smooth grain leather with diamond pattern quilting.
Black, Mid Tan, Navy, Olive, Beige (subject to availability) $65.00
(limited colours &subject to availability) $200.00
Shoulder Patches = (help protect your gun and vest from wear when carrying your gun over the shoulder. They also provide added reinforcing to shoulder seams) standard is Black smooth leather.)
(limited colours & subject to availability) POA
Badge /Chest Pockets = (small pocket located at chest height on the offhand side of the vest. A good location for name and club/team embroidery) standard is matching drill fabric with black suede leather trim to top edge.
Choke Pockets = (2 small tube like pockets usually located above the badge pocket. Generally used for holding choke tubes or special spare cartridges) standard is matching drill fabric.
Glasses Pocket = (pocket suitable for holding shooting / safety glasses. Located below badge pocket. Velcro closure) standard is matching drill fabric.
Front Cargo Pockets = (large pockets left & right lower front of vest for holding 25 or more live cartridges) Standard 2 x single pockets.
Rear Empties Pocket = Large pocket for discharged cartridges located rear of vest below waist band. Standard is matching coloured drill fabric.
with drill fabric trim to opening edges of pocket. $0.00
Water bottle holder= made from polymesh fabric attached to rear waistband on offhand side) not a standard component.
for club, team, logo, graphics, crest, for embroidery or patch. POA
embroidered to front badge pocket. $15.00
to vest rear above waist. POA
Dry Clean or_
Gentle or Hand Wash
Wash in cool water with mild soap.
Do not soak
Dry flat in shaded location. (Do not place in clothes dryer)
Iron on Polyester setting (Do not iron the Leather)