About Akona 2mm Beanie Hood

Akona's 2mm nylon ll neoprene Beanie Hood is perfect for warm water diving activities. The comfortable fit and sizing keeps your head warm and gives UV protection. Beanie Hood helps keep long hair away from you mask seal and away from your face. All edges are finished with black nylon binding and seams are glued and stitched for added strength and durability. Adjustable Velcro chin strap makes for a custom fit. Beanie Hood comes in 4 sizes from Small to X-Large and is covered by Akona's 24 month limited warranty.

Warranty Information

This product has a limited warranty of 24 months.


Akona 2mm Beanie Hood Features

  • 2mm nylon ll neoprene
  • Comfortable Fit and Sizing
  • All Edges Finished with Black Nylon Binding
  • Glued and Stitched Seams
  • Adjustable Velcro Chin Strap
  • Warmth and UV Protection of the Head
  • Keeps Hair Away from Mask Seal and Face
  • 4 Sizes from Small to X-Large
  • Two Year Limited Warranty

Akona 2mm Beanie Hood Specifications

Nylon Ii Neoprene
2 Mm
Glued And Stitched
Velcro Chin Strap
Available in the Following Sizes:
Large, Medium, Small, X-Large
Weight [with packaging]
X-Large: 0.2 lb,
Large: 0.4 lb,
Medium, Small: 0.45 lb
Mfr #
Akona Hoods S-XL Size Chart
  Small Medium Large X-Large
Circumference of head at widest point (inches) 21-22 22-23 23-24 24-25
Circumference of head at widest point (cm) 53-56 56-58 58-61 61-63.5

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(9 of 9 customers found this review helpful)


Uneven stitching and poor fit.

By Lanovran

from Dayton, OH

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    • Poor Craftsmanship
    • Poor Fit

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      Comments about Akona 2mm Beanie Hood:

      I initially ordered this hood in a large, but that ended up being so small and tight that the chin strap literally choked me when fastened. I typically go with large for hoods, but this felt like a medium or small to me. I returned that one to exchange for an x-large [...].The x-large didn't choke me, but it was still a tad small, and stitched together unevenly. If I centered the hood on my head, the chin strap couldn't fasten straight, and there was asymmetrical coverage of each side of my face. It just felt awkward and uncomfortable, for example, to have one ear completely covered and the other only halfway so. If I rearranged the hood to feel more balanced, then the seams ended up running in weird diagonal directions and it still felt strange.Overall, I was very displeased with this hood just based on the fit and poor craftsmanship. I have other good Akona products, so I don't know what went wrong with this one. I returned the second hood for a refund and purchased a Bare Neo Beanie instead (much better!).

      Service and delivery comments:

      Delivery was quick, and the PFF exchange went smoothly as could be. After nearly two weeks, however, I still have yet to receive any notice or refund on the second hood.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels full size too small
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      LARRY L  Is the 1 star review typical of the quality for this item or did the guy just get a random quality control issue item?
      Justin L  The quality of mine was good, no flaws and is durable. The sizes do run a little small though.
      Shopper  Is there a size chart?
      LeisurePro S  Measure around head at largest point, then fit to the following chart: Small = 21-22 inches, Medium = 22-33 inches, Large = 23-24 inches, XLarge = 24-25 inches.
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