Outdoor Research Helium HD Jacket
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The 9 oz. Pertex(R) Shield+(TM) Outdoor Research Helium HD men's rain jacket is waterproof, breathable and compressible, and has all the features you need for backcountry and alpine adventure.
- REI refers to the men's version
The Outdoor Research Men's Helium HD Jacket is a lightweight rain shell for backpackers and climbers that require more Features in wet weather. The Helium HD Uses Pertex Shield+, a 2.5 layer, 100% nylon, 30D ripstop fabric that cuts down the weight while remaining 100% waterproof. Whether you?re blocking a hard rain or whipping wind, the jacket stands up to it with water-resistant zippers and a fully adjustable Halo Hood. The Helium II is stripped down, where the Helium HD adds pit zips, zippered hand pockets, and Velcro cuffs. The large still only weighs in at just slightly over nine ounces and still packs down super small, saving weight and space in your pack. Features of the Outdoor Research Men's Helium HD Jacket Waterproof Breathable Fully Seam Taped Lightweight Water-Resistant Full Center-Front Zipper Adjustable Wire-Brimmed Hood Halo Hood Articulation for Improved Vision Zippered Napoleon Pocket Doubles as a Stuff Sack Two Zippered Hand Pockets Pit Zips Hook / Loop Cuff Closures Drawcord Hem
- Moosejaw refers to the men's version
Weighing a featherlight 9 oz., the Outdoor Research Mens Helium HD Jacket delivers flash-storm protection sized for even the most weight-critical expeditions. Waterproof, breathable Pertex Shield+ 2.5L nylon-ripstop fabric with fully seam-taped, laminated construction boasts windproof coverage and rugged abrasion resistance among its many benefits. Technical highlights include helmet-compatible wire-brimmed Halo hood, YKK Aquaguard zippers, ventilating underarm zippers, pocket placement above harness for climbers, carabiner loop, key clip, hook-and-loop cuff closures and elastic drawcord hem. Zippered chest pocket (doubles as a stuff sack) and hand pockets. Imported. Sizes:S-2XL. Colors:Black, Hydro, Pewter, Glacier, Hot Sauce. Size: Large. Color: Pewter. Gender: Male. Age Group: Adult. Type: Jackets.
- Cabela's refers to the men's version
The Outdoor Research Men's Helium HD Jacket provides sanctuary from driving rain when you're hiking, backpacking, and alpine climbing. This ultra-light shell weighs a mere 9. 1 ounces while providing waterproof and breathable protection from the elements with its Pertex Shield + fabric and fully taped seams. Extremely packable, this shell is highly compressible for stashing into a backpack or carry-on bag. Underarm vents dump heat when you're climbing full-bore up a technical trail. The adjustable hood has a Halo wire brim that allows excellent peripheral vision. Zippered hand pockets and a Napoleon pocket secure daily accessories and snacks while you're trekking and climbing.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
The 9.1 ounce Pertex Shield+ Outdoor Research Helium HD Jacket is completely waterproof and breathable, super compressible and provides all the features that serious backpackers and alpine climbers demand. These include zippered hand pockets, a wire-brimmed hood, pit zips, a key clip and our proprietary Halo Hood, which preserves peripheral vision while sealing out nasty weather.
- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version