Arc'teryx Beta SL Jacket
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The Arc'teryx Beta SL Jacket is an excellent all-around GORE-TEX jacket with Paclite product technology that is ideal emergency kit for hikers and trekkers and those who require lightweight and packable storm protection. With user-friendly features like large hand-warmer pockets, a trim fitting Storm Hood and dropped rear hem, this piece is a great choice to pack away for when the weather turns nasty on the trail.
The Arc'teryx Beta SL Jacket is the ideal for those looking for lightweight weather protection whether in town or in the woods. Fully weatherproof and extremely compressible, this is one piece of gear you can always stash in your pack. Compressible, packable, waterproof, breathable, and lightweight emergency protection Fully seam-sealed for waterproofness One-hand adjustable drawcords No-lift gusseted underarms Glove-friendly hood adjusters Adjustable hood drawcords Trim-fitting Storm Hood(TM) Laminated chin guard WaterTight(TM) external zippers WaterTight(TM) full length front zip Laminated die-cut Velcro(R) cuff adjusters reduce bulk, and won't catch or tear off Laminated hem Adjustable hem drawcord Two hand pockets with WaterTight(TM) zippers Two hand pockets with laminated zippers Note: The Arc'teryx WaterTight(TM) zippers are highly water resistant, but not waterproof. We do not recommend keeping items in your pockets that may be damaged by moisture Adjustable elastic waist drawcord
Packable and lightweight, the women's Arc'teryx Beta SL is an excellent all-around Gore-Tex(R) PacLite(R) jacket and an ideal emergency layer for hikers and trekkers. With user-friendly features like large handwarmer pockets, a trim-fitting hood and dropped rear hem the women's Beta SL is great to have along when the weather turns nasty. 2.5-layer Gore-Tex PacLite is engineered specifically to be light, packable and more breathable than other 2- or 3-layer Gore-Tex fabrics. A waterproof membrane is laminated to the shell fabric and then covered by a thin, durable protective coating made of an oleophobic (oil-hating) substance. Light and compact fabric combines durable wind- and waterproofness with exceptional breathability. Very small seam allowances increase breathability and suppleness and decrease weight; all seams are sealed for complete protection. Laminated, watertight front zipper features an inner laminated draft flap; chin guard protects skin. Gusseted underarms ensure unhindered movement and let jacket remain in place when arms are raised. 2 hand pockets. Features watertight laminated pocket zippers, laminated hem drawcord tunnel and laminated, die-cut rip-and-stick wrist closures. Droptail hemline is higher in front for mobility and a bit longer in back for extra coverage and protection. Arc'teryx Beta SL has a trim, athletic fit with extra articulation.
Some ladies like to sport it anytime there's a chance of bad weather, and others like to stash the lightweight, super-packable Arc'teryx Women's Beta SL Jacket in the backpack or hydration pack until weather hits. Either way, they can count on the Gore-Tex Paclite technology for waterproof breathable storm protection.