MEC Aquanator Jacket - Women's

5045-436
  • Available prices Clearance price $99.00 From $99.00 to $135.00

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Description

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A rain-ready jacket with minimalist leanings and waterproof-breathable versatility. Take it into Kananaskis country, ferry over to the Gulf Islands, or walk around Fogo Island. 2.5 layer construction keeps this high value piece semi-urban for whatever the rainy season throws at you.

  • Made of 40-denier nylon in a 2.5-layer waterproof-breathable construction. Fabric has a Pertex Shield polyurethane membrane and a DWR (durable water repellent) finish.
  • Seams are fully taped.
  • Attached hood is adjustable with rear and side toggles. Laminated brim sheds rain away from your face.
  • Full-length front zipper has a storm flap for extra protection.
  • Chin guard is lined with soft fleece.
  • 2 zippered handwarmer pockets.
  • Underarm zips let you vent heat when you're working hard.
  • Cuffs are adjustable with hook-and-loop closures.
  • Shockcord adjustable hem is slightly dropped in the back for more rear coverage.

Tech specs

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Weight 286g (Small)
Ideal for Camping and hiking
Technology Pertex Shield
Construction 2.5-layer
Face fabric 40-denier nylon
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.

12,000mm
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. 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
Venting Underarm zips
Pockets 2 handwarmer
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