Patagonia Capilene 2 Lightweight Crew

Specs

Weight 4.8 oz / 136 g
Fabric 4 oz 100% Polyester Circular Knit, 54% Recycled / Gladiodor®

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While the women's version hasn't been reviewed yet, there is 1 review for other versions of the Capilene 2 Lightweight Crew. Read all reviews »

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The first day of an early-season backpacking trip on the Grand Canyon's South Rim starts in the cold snow and ends in the heat of the Inner Gorge. Regardless of the conditions, you'll stay dry and cool in this versatile crew. Patagonia's Cap LW is their lightest-weight, fastest-drying and best-wicking baselayer. The fabric's subtle grid pattern sits lightly and comfortably on the skin, the smooth outer face glides easily in any layering system.

- Mountain Gear

Open knit promotes airflow, is naturally stretchy and provides excellent wicking for endurance activities in cool to moderate temperaturesOur fastest-drying baselayer fabric insulates enough for use on chilly days and can be worn beneath other layersRib-knit collar is soft next to skinRaglan sleeves merge out of the way of pack strapsSide seams rolled forward for comfort under layersStraight hem; cut long enough to tuck inMachine-wash cold, tumble dry at low temperature4-oz 100% polyester (54% recycled) circular knit, with Gladiodor(R) odor control for the garment104 g (3.7 oz)Made in Mexico Material: Capilene baselayers feature a moisture-wicking polyester fabric that dries quickly. Capilene polyester is also recycled, recyclable and features Gladiodor(R) garment odor control.

- River Sports Outfitters

A versatile essential in any outdoor wardrobe, the Patagonia Capilene 2 Lightweight Crew for Men features open, highly breathable Capilene 2 knit fabric. The lightweight material allows for unhindered airflow and excellent wicking for endurance activities in warm to moderate temperatures. If you're comparing Capilene numbers, Capilene 2 is the fastest-drying Capilene baselayer available from Patagonia. Hikers and climbers like the low-bulk fabric and tapered fit because it layers well with practically any outerwear (Patagonia recommends pairing their Capilene pullovers with Capilene 3 or Capilene 4 fleece in frigid conditions). Patagonia gave their Capilene 2 Crew a curvilinear construction with seams that refuse to chafe beneath a pack or climbing sling. Capilene 2 is also made from quick-wicking, fast-drying 54% post-consumer recycled (and 100% recyclable) polyester that's treated with Gladiodornatural odor control. In a recent research program, Common Threads Recycling Program demonstrated that the environmental impact of recycling worn-out Capilene base layers into new polyester fiber is significantly lower than making that same fiber from virgin materials. When you consider that worn-out garments are diverted from trash incinerators, making new polyester fiber from recycled garments results in an energy savings of 76% and a CO2 emissions (those greenhouse gasses) reduction of 71%, versus creating that fiber from new raw material. It's a design that you can feel good about anywhere on the planet.

- Altrec Outlet

Description of Patagonia Capilene 2 Lightweight Crew - WomensWorn alone, it keeps you dry and cool during high-exertion activities in warm conditions. Worn under a shell when a chill wind blows, it wicks perspiration and helps to insulate. With a soft, self-fabric neckline, modified raglan sleeves for the full-range of motion and overlocked, offset seams to eliminate chafe. Made with 4-oz 100 polyester 54 recycled with Gladiodor odor control for the garment. Recyclable through the Common Threads Recycling Program.FeaturesCapilene 2 Lightweight fabric has an open knit that is naturally stretchy, invites airflow, dries fast and is ideal for layeringSelf-fabric neckline is soft next to skinModified raglan sleeves provide full range of motion with minimal fabricSide seams roll forward for comfort under layersStraight hemCut long enough to tuck in4-oz polyester 54 recycled circular knit with Gladiodor odor control for the garment. Recyclable through the Common Threads Recycling Program136 g 4.8 ozMade in Mexico

- US Outdoor Store

Our stretchiest, most breathable synthetic baselayer keeps you dry. The Patagonia Capilene 2 Lightweight Crew has a Slim Fit. This versatile crew provides warmth in the mountains or wicking on a trail run, along with superior breathability and

- Teton Village Sports