MEC Glacier Jacket - Girls' - Youths
MEC Glacier Jacket - Girls' - Youths
- Available prices $169.00
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When temperatures dip and snowflakes start to fall, zip up this warm winter jacket to help you stay out longer. Waterproof-breathable and Primaloft Black Eco insulated construction means you're ready for mixed-bag conditions. A powder skirt keeps snow on the outside when the drifts are thigh-deep. And a soft fleece-lined collar and chin guard means you’ll stay comfortable, even when you’ve got your jacket zipped all the way up. A helmet-compatible hood, secure zippered pockets, and a D-ring for a lift pass mean you’re all set to spend winter days on the slopes.
- Waterproof-breathable shell is 150-denier polyester with a breathable microporous polyurethane coating and DWR finish.
- Fully taped seams ensure water won't eventually work its way in.
- Lined with lightweight polyester ripstop.
- 133g Primaloft Black Eco polyester insulation (60% recycled content) in the body and collar keeps you warm.
- 60g Primaloft Black Eco insulation in sleeves and placket.
- Hood has zippered expandable section to accommodate a helmet. A stiff nylon brim keeps a large field of view.
- Soft microfleece chin guard and collar keeps neck cozy when the hood is down.
- Zipper pulls can be operated when wearing gloves.
- D-ring on left hem for attaching a ski pass.
- 2 zippered handwarmer pockets, single internal chest pocket and hidden zippered pocket on left sleeve.
- Velcro® cuff closures seal out drafts.
- Powder skirt snaps closed and Velcro® tabs keep it out of the way when not in use. Silicone gripper elastic keeps skirt in place.
- Pant attachment loop at lower back secures jacket to Glacier Pants.
- Name label inside so the jacket won't get mixed up with others.
|Face fabric||150-denier polyester|
|Lining/backer||20-denier ripstop polyester|
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.
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.
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.
- Measure fullest circumference, keeping tape up under arms and across shoulder blades.
- Measure at the narrowest circumference of your waist.
- Stand with feet together and measure at fullest circumference.
- Arm length
- Bend elbow gently, then measure from centre of back of neck out to point of shoulder, down to back of elbow, and forward to wrist.
- Measure inner leg from crotch to just below the ankle bone.
- Stand with back straight; measure from highest point on head to floor.