- Short Description
- Fully Taped Seams
- 2 Hand, 1 Chest Pocket
- Pit Zips
- Brand Name
Alpine dash essentials: rope, skeleton rack, M10 Jacket on your back. Itï¿½s an alpine climbing jacket made for those who thrive on thin and technical climbs in full alpine conditions. A study in minimalism, the soft, pliable H2No® Performance Standard nylon ripstop fabric yields surprising durability for its weight and protects against monsoon-season precip and summit ridge gusts. Weï¿½ve kept the design simple - no pit-zips or handwarmer pockets - our ambassadors didnï¿½t want ï¿½em - and gave it a single exterior zippered chest pocket that doubles as a stuffsack (with reinforced clip-in loop). Details include sonically welded seams with the narrowest possible tape, watertight zippers, a microfleece-lined neck and chin, and cuffs that adjust with minimalist hook-and-loop closures. A single pull adjusts the helmet-compatible hood (with laminated visor) and a drawcord hem blocks out spindrift backdraft. Slim fit for technical use over light-to-medium layers.
Because Deluge DWR is so effective at repelling light rain and snow, we can forego the use of a waterproof barrier on Patagonia soft shells thus improving breathability tremendously. When used on Patagonia hard shells, in conjunction with a waterproof/breathable barrier, the Deluge DWR finish keeps the outer fabric from becoming saturated so that the breathable barrier can do its job.
Indivates those products made with any of the following: organic cotton, hemp, non-chlorine treated wool, recycled polyester, recycled nylon and Tencel® lyocell.
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Beautiful, just what I ordered!