When the sun rides low on the horizon, a vest is a superb insulating piece in the backcountry or around home. A deep neck keeps heat inside. Zippered pockets keep your fingers out of the cold. Dyed by a low-impact process that keeps the use of dyestuffs, energy, and water to a minimum.
- Polyester heavy-weight fleece has sweater-knit face, and a soft brushed interior.
- Full-length front zipper with stand up collar and zipper garage.
- Off-set shoulder seams are comfortable under backpack straps.
- Zippered chest pocket and two zippered handwarmer pockets.
Measured in grams per square metre (gsm). The larger the number, the heavier and thicker the garment.
|Fabric content||100% polyester|
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.
A treatment that inhibits bacteria growth and reduces odour.
|Made in||Sri Lanka|