MEC Berring Parka - Men's

5042-164
  • Available prices Clearance price $170.00 From $170.00 to $285.00

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Description

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Consider this part two of your frosty morning arsenal (part one being hot coffee). Made for true Canadian winters, the Berring Parka combines classic detailing with an insulated, storm-proof design. Removable faux fur hood trim cuts the wind, cargo style fleece-lined pockets stash your toque, keys and cell, and warm Hyperloft insulation fights the freeze all winter long.

  • Made of recycled nylon in a 2-layer waterproof-breathable laminate with fully taped seams.
  • Insulated with 260g MEC Hyperloft insulation in the body, 180g in the arms and hood for freedom of movement.
  • Recycled polyester taffeta lining glides over layers.
  • Fully insulated adjustable hood has removable faux fur trim.
  • Separate stand-up collar cuts the wind even with the hood down.
  • Center front YKK 2-way zipper has an insulated storm placket with hidden snap closure and interior wind flap to keep out gusts.
  • Cargo style front pockets have hidden zippered hand warmer pockets with cozy fleece lining.
  • Zippered internal chest pocket and drop-in pockets for phone and wallet.
  • Storm cuffs use stretch fabric seal in heat.
  • Internal waist and hem drawcords seal out drafts and let you fine tune the fit.
  • Mid-thigh length for easy striding.

Tech specs

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Weight 1.62kg (Medium)
Ideal for Casual winter wear
Type
  • Insulated synthetic
  • Waterproof-breathable
Technology
  • Microporous PU laminate
  • MEC Hyperloft
Construction
  • 2-layer
  • Quilted
Face fabric 70-denier recycled nylon
Lining/backer Recycled polyester
Insulation 260g/sq. m polyester (body) + 180g/sq. m polyester(arms)
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.

20,000mm
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. Water-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.

15,000g/m2/24h
Pockets
  • 2 external chest
  • 2 front cargo
  • 2 handwarmer
  • 1 internal zippered
  • 1 internal drop-in
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 Mid-thigh
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
  • Insulated
Additional feature(s)
  • 2-way zipper
  • Wind flap behind zipper
Made in China