Black Diamond Front Point Shell Jacket - Men's



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For single-minded alpine missions, the Black Diamond Front Point is built for rough rock, unruly weather and churning up long approach gullies. It offers the solid protection of GORE-TEX Pro Shell, rounded out with ample storage, crucial venting options and fully unhindered movement for swinging tools and swiveling turns.

  • Fabric is bombproof 3-layer GORE-TEX Pro Shell shell with a micro grid backer and a DWR treatment.
  • Adjustable hood slides over a helmet.
  • 2-way YKK Vislon polyurethane front zip.
  • Underarm vents have 2-way zips.
  • 2 expandable. zippered chest pockets with
  • Internal stretch mesh pocket has a cord port.
  • Dual zippered handwarmer pockets.
  • Cuffs have moulded hook-and-loop adjustments
  • Concealed hem drawcord.

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Alpine climbing and mountaineering
  • Ski mountaineering
Type Waterproof-breathable
Technology GORE-TEX Pro
Construction 3-layer
Face fabric 80-denier nylon
Lining/backer Nylon

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

Waterproof with fully taped seams
Venting Underarm zips
  • 2 external chest
  • 2 handwarmer
  • 1 internal drop-in with cord port

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.

Length Below hip
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.

  • Adjustable
  • Helmet-compatible
Additional feature(s) 2-way zipper
Made in China