Patagonia Micro Puff Vest

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Specs

men's
Weight 10 oz / 284 g
Shell Fabric 1.5 oz 32-Denier 100% Recycled Polyester, Deluge® DWR Finish
Lining Fabric 1.4 oz 22-Denier 100% Recycled Polyester, Deluge® DWR Finish
Insulation 100 g PrimaLoft® One 100% Polyester

Reviews

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This is a great vest. It was really cheap at the Patagonia…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Fabric: polyester outer and inner
Fill: synthetic micro fiber down fill
Price Paid: $75

This is a great vest. It was really cheap at the Patagonia outlet here in Reno, and I wanted a down vest but I couldn't pass up the deal on this vest.

I use it as a pillow when I climb in my bag and it works great. It folds into itself and zips closed. It compresses to about 2"-3" thick by 6" long by 4" tall. I like vests over jackets personally because they keep my core warm which is all I really ever need (in good weather) and that way I am a lot less encumbered by bulky sleeves. The vest is really warm and works perfectly.

I highly recommend it and it is cheaper than down as well. Tuff to beat.

Manufacturer's Description

Visit Patagonia's Men's Micro Puff Vest page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Incredibly lightweight, windproof insulation with a water-resistant shell, the Men's Micro Puff Vest is superwarm, highly compressible and ideal as a midlayer or outerwear in cold climates. The Patagonia Micro Puff Vest has a Regular Fit. Too

- Teton Village Sports refers to the men's version

Shivering is overrated. At belays and bivies, Patagonia's high-loft Micro Puff Vest offers cold-weather sanity through ultralight, compressible core warmth. Its durable, supremely efficient synthetic insulation (100-g PrimaLoft One) traps heat even when wet, and the 100% recycled polyester shell with a Deluge DWR (durable water repellent) finish blocks wind and sheds snow. The front zipper is treated with a Deluge DWR and backed by a low-bulk wind flap. Pockets: two handwarmers and one interior zippered chest that doubles as a stuff sack (with a carabiner clip-in loop). Drawcord hem.

- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version

The water-resistant, windproof Patagonia Micro Puff Vest is superwarm, highly compressible, and ideal as core insulation or outerwear in cold climates.

- EMS refers to the men's version

Too many alpine shiver-fests can leave you mumbling incoherently and sporting a thousand-yard stare, but this high-loft vest offers cold-weather sanity through ultralight, compressible core warmth. The durable, high-quality synthetic insulation traps heat (even when wet), and the double-ripstop polyester shell blocks wind and resists snow. Made with all-recycled polyester content throughout. Pockets: two handwarmers and one interior zippered chest that doubles as a stuff sack (with a carabiner clip-in loop).

- Rocky Mountain Trail refers to the men's version

Patagonia Micro Puff Vest

MSRP:
$129.00 (men's)

The Patagonia Micro Puff Vest is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen November 5, 2013 at CampSaver.com.

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