Outdoor Research Carbide Jacket - Men's 6015-656
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Outdoor Research Carbide Jacket - Men's

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A serious jacket that know how to have fun. The 3-layer fabric is backed by a tricot knit to wick sweat and keep you comfortable in winter conditions. An integrated powder skirt keep the pow out and underarm vents help you dump heat when bootpacking. Great for layering on in-bounds days or staying light and fast in the backcountry.

  • 3-layer Pertex® Shield fabric protects you against wind, sleet and snow.
  • Wire brim in hood maintains peripheral vision.
  • YKK® Aquaguard zippers on front and pockets keep water out.
  • Underarm zips for easy venting.
  • Integrated powder skirt.
  • Adjustable wrist cuffs and elastic drawcord hem seal out drafts.

Tech specs

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Weight 608g (Medium)
Ideal for
  • Backcountry skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Downhill skiing
Type Waterproof-breathable
Technology Pertex Shield
Construction 3-layer
Face fabric 40-denier nylon
Lining/backer Synthetic

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
Venting Underarm zips
  • 2 handwarmer zippered
  • 2 external chest zippered
  • 1 internal zippered
  • 1 internal drop-in
  • 1 forearm

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.

Length Below hip
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.

  • Adjustable
  • Helmet-compatible
Additional feature(s) Powder skirt
Made in Bangladesh