This jacket packs waterproof-breathable tech into 2-layer fabric, then finishes it off with fully sealed seams and a stowable hood. For time outside and days on the run, you’re protected from showers and heavy rain in this great-fitting jacket.
- Helly Tech polyester is waterproof-breathable, windproof and has a rain-shedding DWR finish.
- Fully lined and seam sealed.
- YKK zippers.
- Packable and adjustable hood stows in the collar.
- 2 zippered handwarmer pockets.
- Single internal pocket.
Garments, designed for specific activities have features that aren’t always adaptable to general use. For example, cycling clothing is longer in the back and arms. Activity aside, the fit of MEC clothing falls into these categories:
All MEC men’s and boy’s pants are regular rise.
|Ideal for||Casual wear|
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|
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.
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.