MEC Sidestreet Rain Jacket - Women's

5037-012

MEC Sidestreet Rain Jacket - Women's

5037-012
  • Available prices Clearance price $110.00 From $110.00 to $159.00

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Description

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The waterproof-breathability of a backcountry jacket, but with mountains of style for the city. Peach-textured fabric creates a soft-to-touch feel, and the heathered look is a brilliant match for a bright scarf and tall boots. It’s seam-taped with a big shawl collar and hood, so you can confidently head out in windy downpours instead of battling with an inside-out umbrella.

  • Face fabric is ripstop polyester with a DWR (durable water repellency) finish to shed precipitation.
  • 2-layer waterproof-breathable construction.
  • Recycled polyester drop liner inside for smooth layering.
  • Fully seam-taped for when the rain really picks up.
  • Wide overlapping collar with asymmetric zipper detail and leather zipper pull.
  • Zippered handwarmer pockets in case you forget your gloves.
  • Internal pocket with snap closure to securely tuck away small items.
  • Cuffs have snap closures to keep out cool breezes.
  • Centre back length is 70.5cm for size medium.
  • Care instructions: Close all zips and Velcro® before washing. Do not use fabric softeners or bleach. Rinse thoroughly. Tumble dry low. Steam iron at medium temperature. Do not dry clean.

Tech specs

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Weight 570g (Small)
Ideal for Casual wear
Technology Microporous PU laminate
Construction 2-layer
Face fabric 180-denier polyester
Lining/backer Recycled polyester
Fabric waterproof rating

The standard test for waterproof fabrics uses a standing column filled with water. The figures given are the water column height. A rating of 3,500mm or higher can be considered waterproof. The higher the rating, the more durable the waterproof fabric will be over time.

8000mm
Waterproofness

Waterproof garments use waterproof-breathable technologies and are fully seam-taped. Water-resistant garments use waterproof-breathable technologies but their seams are not taped. Weather-resistant garments repel water and protect against wind but are not made of waterproof fabric.

Waterproof with fully taped seams
Fabric active breathability

The rate at which a waterproof breathable fabric expels moisture when the inner surface is moist from perspiration. Values under 8,000g/m2/24h provide low performance, 20,000g/m2/24h provide moderate performance and values over 30,000g/m2/24h provide high performance.

5000g/m2/24h
Pockets
  • 2 handwarmer
  • 1 internal zippered
Windproofness

A windproof garment does not allow any air to permeate the fabric. A garment with windproof panels has panels of fabric that are totally windproof, but the rest of the garment may not be windproof. A wind-resistant garment resists some wind, but not as much as a garment that is windproof.

Windproof
Length Hip-length
Durable water repellency

Usually referred to as DWR. A treatment made to fabrics that causes water to bead and run off instead of soaking through.

Yes
Hood Adjustable
Made in China