These flexible, protective snake chaps are hand made in the United States, and built to last for years. Weighing only about 2 pounds, which is about a third of the weight of other snake chaps, the Turtleskin premium brand is the lightest and softest snake chaps on the market. For hunters and hikers looking for snakebite protective apparel, you've found the most popular choice for avid outdoorsmen amd women. The SnakeArmor used in these Chaps is made from high performance textiles. This textile design offers a super lightweight and flexible feel. If you are struck by a venomous snake, the venom will not penetrate. Comfortable to wear all year round — not too hot or heavy to wear during warmer months. Also are wind and water resistant, making them a great option to wear during wet or colder seasons.