Arc'teryx Sabre AR Gore-Tex Pants - Men's
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Designed to handle the demands of aggressive skiers on- or off-piste, the Sabre AR pants are waterproof-breathable and ruggedly built. Long thigh vents let you dump heat during high energy chair laps and bootpacks, while the roomy fit accommodates multiple layers for cold descents. A warm flannel backer provides additional insulation against icy blasts on the chairlift and the front zip, underarm vents and pockets all feature water-resistant zippers. The overall build quality is top-notch, with durable kick patches, tight seam tolerances and articulated construction that won't hold you back on the down or the up.
- Completely waterproof, breathable and durable GORE-TEX Pro construction.
- Hard-wearing 80-denier face fabric.
- Warm flannel backing provides light insulation.
- Micro seam allowance of 1.6mm and extra narrow 8mm seam tape reduce bulk and weight.
- Articulated construction and gusseted crotch for freedom of movement.
- Low rise waist with belt loops and removable waist belt.
- Front fly with snap closure.
- Hip stash pocket with zip closure.
- Twin zippered thigh pockets.
- Thigh zips for easy venting.
- Highly water-resistant external zippers used throughout.
- Durable kick patches protect against ski edges.
- Powder cuffs with gripper elastic keep snow out.
- Hidden Recco® reflector can be detected by rescue crews at many ski resorts. Not a substitute for avalanche gear and know-how in the backcountry.
- Regular fit accommodates multiple thermal layers.
|Face fabric||80-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.
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.
How to measure
- Measure at the narrowest circumference of your waist.
- Stand with feet together and measure at fullest circumference.
- Measure inner leg from crotch to just below the ankle bone.
- Short inseam
- Measure inner leg from crotch to just below the ankle bone. Not all styles available in 'short'.
- Long inseam
- Measure inner leg from crotch to just below the ankle bone. Not all styles available in 'long'.