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Arc'teryx Men's Alpine Jackets Beta SV Jacket - Mens Black Large 265633. Made entirely from a durable N80p-X 3L GORE-TEX Pro for maximum protection in harsh alpine environments Beta SV is built for harsh mountain environments. Light and rugged the durably waterproof windproof breathable N80p-X 3L GORE-TEX Pro fabric is proven in severe conditions. The helmet compatible StormHood delivers full protection without impeding peripheral vision and secures with glove-friendly Cohaesive cordlocks. Pit zips speed ventilation and the articulated regular fit with e3D patterning moves with your body and comfortably accommodates layers.
- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version
Built with proven waterproof, windproof, breathable N80p-X 3L Gore-Tex(R) Pro construction, the hard-wearing and highly versatile Arc'teryx Beta SV jacket is made for harsh mountain environments.
- REI refers to the men's version
The Arc'teryx Men's Beta SV Jacket is a waterproof jacket for severe weather conditions in the alpine. Built for all round activities, from hiking to Climbing, skiing and more, N80p-X 3L Gore-TEX Pro fabric is durable, protective, and ready to battle wind, rain, Snow and more. The StormHood is helmet-compatible and adjustable, so it stays on your head through whipping winds, without sacrificing peripheral vision. Light in weight but though enough to handle your every adventure. Features of the Arcteryx Men's Beta SV Jacket Burly, Highly breathable 3L Gore-Tex Pro with N80p-X face fabric delivers long term Performance, strategically placed 8mm tiny seam tape enhances breathability Helmet compatible StormHood Features custom Cohaesive cordlock hood adjustments for ease of use with gloves or mittens #5 WaterTight Vislon centre front zipper External pockets: Two hand pockets and one left bicep pocket both featuring the WaterTight zipper and RS zipper sliders Internal pockets: Zippered security left side pocket and a right side dump pocket WaterTight pit zippers for ventilation Adjustable hem drawcord, adjustable cuffs Ergonomic 3-Dimensional refers to advanced gusseting and articulation in our garment patterning that creates better range of motion in key Areas Articulated regular Fit with Ergonomic 3-Dimensional patterning moves with your body and comfortably accommodates layers Hood designed for full weather protection StormHood can be cinched with one-handed drawcords, allowing it to rotate with the head without obscuring vision when turning from side to side Front zipper height varies according to the intended use; protects chin and neck from wind, Snow and rain The world's first WaterTight zippers to pass the W. L. Gore extreme wet weather test All zipper sliders Are the Highest end nickel-plated or powder coated YKK Durable micro-grid woven backer reduces weight and is also Highly abrasion resistant Light and rugged Durably waterproof and windproof Laminated brim and hood adjusters secure tightly and deliver full coverage without restricting movement or visibility Micro-seam allowance (1.6 mm) reduces bulk and weight DWR finish helps repel water from fabric surface Anatomical shaping for Fit and comfort Articulated elbows No-lift gusseted underarms Chin guard with brushed microsuede facing for added comfort Corded zipper-pulls reduce noise and Are easy to grab Die-cut velcro cuff adjusters reduce bulk and won't catch or tear off Laminated, drop back hem
- Moosejaw refers to the men's version
Protecting you from extreme environments ranging from snowy Colorado peaks to soggy maritime locations, the Arc'teryx Men's Beta SV Jacket acts as an impenetrable shield against whipping winds, raging blizzards, and soaking rain storms. The Beta SV Jacket is equipped for a multitude of outdoor activities in severe weather conditions, effortlessly transitioning from demanding backcountry ski tours to mixed climbing routes to powder days at your local mountain. Legendary 3-layer Gore-Tex Pro and burly N80P-X face fabric provide total protection from the elements while resisting abrasion when you're getting after it. New for this season, the jacket's external pockets eliminate the need of bulky zipper garages with with self-sealing zip sliders. This improvement streamlines the jacket's overall aesthetic while keeping outside moisture away from your layers. WaterTight underarm zips boost overall breathability, giving you the power to regulate your core temperature during fast-paced pursuits like skinning and climbing. The fully adjustable helmet-compatible hood works to keep wind and water away from your face, while the drawcord hem and adjustable cuffs ensure that no chilly air can permeate into your layers.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
Hardwearing and highly versatile, the Beta SV is built for harsh mountain environments. Light and rugged, the durably waterproof, windproof, breathable N80p-X 3L GORE-TEXA(R) Pro fabric is proven in severe conditions. The helmet compatible StormHood(TM) delivers full protection without impeding peripheral vision and secures with glove-friendly Cohaesive(TM) cordlocks. Pit zips speed ventilation, and the articulated regular fit with e3D patterning moves with your body and comfortably accommodates layers. Helmet Compatible Stormhood(TM) HELMET COMPATIBLE STORMHOOD(TM) The Arc'teryx helmet compatible Stormhood(TM) is designed to provide the ultimate protection in cold or wet weather. The laminated brim and hood adjusters secure tightly and deliver full coverage without restricting movement or visibility. Laminated brim Adjustable hood cinch cords Tall collar for full coverage WaterTight(TM) Zippers Arc'teryx pioneered the now industry standard WaterTight(TM) zipper to seal out wind and weather, and Zipper Garages that provide additional protection from rain and snow. WaterTight(TM) zippers seal out weather Zipper garages provide additional protection. Durable and easy to use Beta All around mountain use garments: moderate length; hand pockets; interior pockets; moderate articulation; room for layers; helmet compatible hoods; drop hem. SV | Severe Weather Employs the most durable materials for prolonged use and provides the most weather protection in the harshest weather conditions. FULL FEATURE LIST Technical Features Waterproof Breathable Lightweight Durable Construction Micro-seam allowance (1.6 mm) reduces bulk and weight DWR finish (Durable Water Repellent) helps repel water from fabric surface Taped seams for added weatherproofness Patterning Anatomical shaping for fit and comfort Articulated elbows e3D Ergonomic 3-Dimensional patterning for enhanced comfort and mobility No-lift gusseted underarms Hood Configuration Helmet compatible StormHood(TM) Laminated brim Cohaesive(TM) hood adjustments for ease of use with mittens or gloves Collar Configuration Chin guard with brushed microsuede facing for added comfort Zippers & Fly Configuration WaterTight(TM) external zippers Corded zipper-pulls reduce noise and are easy to grab WaterTight(TM) Vislon front zip WaterTight(TM) pit zippers Cuff & Sleeves Configuration Die-cut VelcroA(R) cuff adjusters reduce bulk, and won't catch or tear off Hem Configuration Drop back hem Laminated hem Adjustable hem drawcord Pocket Configuration Internal chest pocket with laminated zip One internal dump pocket Left bicep pocket with WaterTight(TM) zip Two high-volume hand pockets Note: Our WaterTight(TM) zippers are highly water resistant, but not waterproof. We do not recommend keeping items in your pockets that may be damaged by moisture Reinforcements N80p-X GORE-TEXA(R) Pro reinforced highwear areas MATERIALS N80p-X GORE-TEXA(R) Pro 3L GORE-TEXA(R)
- Bentgate.com refers to the men's version