Rab Microlight Alpine Jacket
430 g (large)
750FP European Goose Down
Where to Buy
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.
Here's what other sites are saying:
Rab's Microlight Alpine Jacket is a light-weight micro stitch-through baffled hoody with Pertex outer for moderately cold conditions. The Microlight Alpine is filled with lightweight and lofty hydrophobic European Goose Down feathers which make this jacket perfect for layering under a shell. Down feathers make it easy to stash away in your pack, out of the way, but easily accessed if temperatures dip. The Rab Microlight is a CampSaver staff favorite and one of our best selling down jackets.
- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version
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