The word 'Basha' is a Malay word meaning 'a shelter' or 'hut'. Malayan Scouts, who would eventually evolve into the 22nd Special Air Service Regiment, adopted the term in the 1950's. The Velocity Systems Concealment Basha offers a large, lightweight, water resistant and extremely packable multi-purpose solution for concealment, shelters, and covert observation posts. Weighs 15oz. All materials and workmanship are 100% made in the USA.