Specs

men's
Weight 430 g (large)
Insulation 750FP European Goose Down

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Manufacturer's Description refers to the men's version

The Microlight Alpine Jacket is a light-weight, weather-resistant down jacket, designed for use in situations where warmth, weight and packability are prime concerns. A mini stitch-through baffle construction and a minimal, uncluttered design make the Microlight Alpine Jacket a perfect layering piece for alpine climbers, or an adaptable stand-alone jacket for day-to-day use.

143g (large) of 750FP Hydrophobic Goose Down provides exceptional levels of warmth without compromising on weight. A Pertex Microlight outer fabric helps to keep the warmth in and is both breathable and windproof. Key technical features include a down-filled hood and YKK zipped pockets throughout.

Visit Rab's Men's Microlight Alpine Jacket page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Rab Men's Microlight Alpine Jacket is a lightweight down jacket for staying warm during fast moving climbs. Coming in at 13 ounces (size large) it won't weigh down your pack when you're not wearing it and it can be smushed down nice and small too, right into the integrated stuff sack. When the wind is whipping and the temps fall fast however, it'll be your best friend, hugging your body with all the warmth it can give. These thin baffles Are stuffed chock-full with 750 fill power European goose down. Pack it, wear it, use it as a pillow in a pinch. Features of the Rab Men's Microlight Alpine Jacket Pertex microlight outer fabric 100% nylon ripstop inner 750FP European goose down Rab fluorocarbon free hydrophobic down Mini stitch-through baffle construction *Adjustable hood with flexible polymer wired peak YKK front zip, internal insulated zip baffle, chin guard 2 YKK zipped hand-warmer pockets 1 YKK zipped chest pocket *Improved Fit *Separate stuff sack Elasticated cuffs Hem drawcord

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version

Rab designed the Microlight Alpine Down Jacket with hydrophobic European goose down to keep your light, high-loft insulation working well even if you get caught out in the rain. This jacket packs 750-fill down into a slim-fitting package that's ideal for wearing as a warm mid-layer or as a stand-alone piece. If temps warm up and you find yourself not needing so much insulation, then you won't even notice this highly packable jacket in your pack. Plus, it weighs less than a pound, so you sure won't notice the extra weight.

- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version

CLOSEOUTS . Raband#39;s Microlight Alpine jacket features Pertexand#174; Microlight shell fabric and 750 fill power goose down insulation in a packable design thatand#39;s great for layering or wearing as an outer layer. Available Colors: MARS RED, STORM, TEMPEST. Sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL.

- Sierra Trading Post refers to the men's version

The Microlight Alpine Jacket is a lightweight narrow baffled down jacket with a weather resistant Pertex outer fabricThe Microlight Alpine Jacket is an alpinists dreamProviding 140g Large of 750 fill European goose down all wrapped up in a streamlined package that provides maximum warmth for minimal weight The clean lines and uncluttered minimalist design make it ideal as a layering piece for climbing or for mountain marathons but this adaptable piece is equally at home for day to day use or for lightweight backpackingThe narrow baffle structure minimises down migration and provides optimum loft and a fixed hood makes this jacket the perfect choice when warmth weight and packability are prime concernsbull Pertex Microlight outer fabricbull 100 nylon ripstop innerbull 750FP European Goose Downbull Mini stitchthrough baffle constructionbull Down filled hood wired peakbull YKK front zip internal insulated zip baffle chin guardbull 2 YKK zipped hand warmer pocketsbull 1 YKK zipped chest pocket doubles as integrated stuff sackbull Lycra bound cuffsbull Hem drawcordbull Fit Slim

- Bentgate.com refers to the men's version