MontBell Ex Light Down Jacket
5.6 oz (Size M)
900 Fill power goose down
This jacket is great! The 7 denier shell is very soft…
Fabric: 7 deneir ballistic airlight nylon
Price Paid: $128
This jacket is great! The 7 denier shell is very soft yet actually appears to be strong. The jacket is very warm too. I just wore it by itself this morning with temps in the upper twenties and was warm. The material seems to have a rip-stop pattern to it which is something you can't tell in the pictures. The stitching is flawless and I have not seen any down leaking out.
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The MontBell EX Light Down Jacket weighs only 5.7 ounces. The EX Light is extremely compressible, lightweight and warm. The DWR finish sheds snow and drizzle. 900 Fill Power Goose Down is extremely warm for its weight standard DWR treatment Elastic cuffs to seal out drafts Lightweight 3C YKK zipper Stuff sack included Extremely Compressible Single-quilt construction for weight reduction
- OMCgear refers to the men's version
Forget fanciful names inspired by Himalayan peaks; the Montbell Men's Extremely Light Down Jacket tells it like it is. At a wispy 5. 7 ounces, this ultralight down layer provides high-loft warmth for demanding climbing, skiing, and backpacking applications. Stuffed with feather-light 900-fill goose down, the Extremely Light Jacket packs down to nearly nothing and fluffs up easily when a frigid gust hits the belay. A DWR-coated Ballistic Airlight shell brushes off snow and light drizzle, and the included stuff sack helps it disappear into your pack when you're on the go.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
The Ex Light represents the ultimate in minimalist design, you won t find any superfluous bells & whistles here. With laser-like focus on the basics we have created a tool with the ideal attributes for extricating yourself from urban entanglements: ultra-light, space saving, versatile, sweater-weight warmth that defies the term Seasonal Usage . Mindful selection of premium materials make this jacket the perfect replacement for the traditional fleece garments that demand so much room in your pack. Staying comfortable in the fickle weather of the backcountry requires a well thought out system that finds its strength in versatility. The Ex Light Jacket provides this flexibility which is prized by core users. A phenomenal warmth to weight ratio makes this down piece a must have addition to the quiver in your gear closet. Standard DWR treatment Elastic cuffs to seal out drafts Stuff sack included Lightweight 3C YKK zipper DUE TO THE USE OF ULTRA LIGHT FABRICS THIS GARMENT MAY REQUIRE SPECIAL CARE 900 Fill-Power Super Premium Goose Down 7-denier Ballistic Airlight calendered nylon Single-quilt construction for weight reduction "Compresses : 4.1 x 6.2 (stuff sack included)" Size: S/ M/ L/ XL/ XXL Color: DKNV(Dark Navy)/ GM(Gunmetal)/ RDBR(Red Brick) Weight (size med):5.7 oz. Fill Weight:1.8 oz.
- Vargo Outdoors refers to the men's version
Mont Bell's EX Light Down Jacket represents the ultimate in minimalist design. Ultra light and space saving this pocket-less garment provides the sweater weight warmth essential to gram conscious trail enthusiasts. Mindful selection of premium materials make the EX Light jacket a perfect replacement for heavier, bulky items that traditionally demand so much space in your pack. Staying comfortable in the fickle weather of the backcountry requires a well thought out layering system that finds its strength in gear rooted in function and versatility. This item is cut trim to work more effectively with outer layers.
- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version