Texas has become the surface of the sun this summer, so here are some personal cooling devices to keep you cool while basking on the surface of the sun.

Kool Breeze Solar Fan Cowgirl Hat

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Kool Breeze My Cooling Store
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This is essential if you like going to festivals or outdoor concerts this summer and it is powered by the sun with a solar panel on the top of the hat so you don't have to worry about batteries or anything like that. It also comes in a style for cowboys as well. Get it from the Kool Breeze website.

Kool Breeze Solar Hardhat

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Kool Breeze My Cooling Store
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This is great here in West Texas for those working in the oilfield or on a construction site (if the company will let you wear anything other than the company hardhat). It is available in white as shown above but it also comes in yellow and orange also. They do have a green hat which at this time is unavailable online. To get yours, go to the Kool Breeze website.

Portable Neck Fan

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These are great if you are involved in any rolling blackouts because of the power grid going down. You can adjust the fans and they also can be turned a full 360 degrees and there are varying speeds also. Get yours from Amazon.

Comfort Cooler Mini

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This one is the best for extreme heat, this little cooler is like having an electronic ice pack. It comes with an adjustable strap so you can wear it like a headband if you see fit. Get yours at Amazon.

Portable Waist Clip Fan

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This fan is great for those who exercise outdoors or bike outdoors. It can be clipped to a waistband or it has a strap to be used around the neck if you choose. Get yours from Amazon.

Neck Fan With Cooling Plates

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This is a more subtle personal cooling device with cooling fans but also cooling plates to help keep you cool. Get yours from Amazon.

Bladeless Portable Neck Fan

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Amazon/JISULIFE
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This cooling device has 78 outlets and a charge life of 16 hours so it could be used all day if needed. Get yours at Amazon.

 

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