Arc'teryx Macai

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You'll never suffer through another bone-chilling chairlift ride with the Arc'teryx Macai insulated jacket. It has goose down and polyester insulation and a dependable Gore-Tex(R) waterproof shell.


On Sale. Free Shipping. Arcteryx Men's Macai Jacket FEATURES of the Arcteryx Men's Macai Jacket Waterproof Gore-Tex fabric provides protection from wind and moisture Down Composite Mapping uses synthetic insulation in areas prone to moisture and down in areas where you need the most warmth Insulated DropHood fits over helmet and is designed to rotate with your head removable powder skirt Mesh-lined PowderGuard(TM) vents for breathability, designed to prevent snow from entering clothing Two zippered hand pockets, sleeve pocket, internal mesh dump pocket, secure zippered pocket, one chest pocket Adjustable hem drawcord helps to seal out cold drafts Pit zippers with PowderGuard(TM) mesh backing, for easy venting and temperature regulation Adjustable cuff with Velcro(R) closure Anatomical shaping for fit and comfort Smooth inner face-fabric allows for easy layering Articulated elbows and no-lift gusseted underarms for improved range of motion Micro-seam allowance (1.6 mm) reduces bulk and weight Taped seams for added weatherproofness Athletic fit for a slimmer more flattering profile

- Moosejaw

The Arcteryx Macai Jacket has a strategic placement of insulation type which ensures user comfort and prolonged jacket life. Down Composite Mapping places synthetic Coreloft (which stays warm when wet) along the hem, collar, sleeves and underarms; areas prone to contact with moisture. 750 cu-in fill European Goose down lines the core and sleeves where warmth is most needed. The insulated DropHood fits over standard ski and snowboard helmets and is designed to rotate with your head. A removable powder skirt, mesh lined PowderGuard underarm vents and a mesh-backed WaterTight front zip prevents snow entry but allows heat to escape.


There you are, taking the lift up in the midst of sideways snow, but you're not worried; you have on the Arc'teryx Men's Macai Jacket. It's one tough and sporty son of a gun. This is a waterproof, down-insulated jacket for cold weather days in bounds or charging peaks in general. It's the first down-filled ski jacket from Arc'teryx; it gets the most out of this wonder insulator with its Down Contour Construction and Down Composite Mapping technologies. 750-fill European goose down lines the core and sleeves where warmth is most needed, while slim Coreloft Compact 60 insulation, which retains warmth when wet, is placed along the hem, collar, sleeves, and underarms, because these are the areas prone to more constant contact with moisture. A three-layer Gore-Tex shell surrounds this smart insulation, featuring the proprietary, tightly-woven N40p-X face fabric that includes a DWR treatment to slough off snow and rainfall. This premium waterproof, windproof, breathable protection plays in tandem a WaterTight external zippers, fully taped low-bulk microseams, a high collar with the insulated DropHood, and adjustable cuffs and hem to seal out the elements. Arc'teryx had functionality in mind when it built the Macai. An athletic fit with anatomical shaping, articulated elbows, and no-lift gusseted underarms gives you mobility as you ski and climb, and the hip length provides ample coverage no matter the conditions. The adjustable, insulated DropHood is helmet-compatible and is made to provide full visibility. A detachable powder skirt with gripper elastic and snap closure gives you options. As you work up a sweat skiing, you can dump excess heat out of the mesh-backed PowerGuard underarm vents while not allowing snow into the openings. Keep your compass, maps, pocket tools, and snacks organized in the generous amount of pockets; there's an internal chest pocket with laminated zip, two hand pockets with WaterTight zippers, a sleeve pocket with WaterTight zip, a che...


Supremely cold weather and relentless, driving snow storms are easier to stand against with the ARCTERYX Macai jacket. 750 fill down blended with Coreloft Compact 60 retains heat when the world gets cold. The waterproof GORE-TEX fabric and Down Contour Construction maximize protection and insulation. Insulated DropHood fits over your helmet and rotates with your head for unhindered vision.

- Mountain Gear