Retailers' Descriptions

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evo.com | Patagonia Synthetic > We had to be patient, but good things come to those who wait. There's finally a synthetic jacket with the compressability and feel of down with all the real world practicality of polyester insulation. The Patagonia Micro Puff | Patagonia Micro Puff in Blue Size Small | Polyster

- evo refers to the men's version

Patagonia Men's Micro Puff Hoody - The best warmth for weight of any jacket Patagonia have ever built, the Patagonia Men's Micro Puff Hoody delivers ultralightweight, water-resistant, down-like warmth with PlumaFill synthetic insulation, a revolutionary featherlight down alternative.

- Outdoorplay refers to the men's version

The Patagonia Micro Puff Hoody delivers the best warmth-to-weight ratio of any jacket they've ever created. This unprecedented combination of warmth, minimal weight, and compressibility-even when wet-offers the versatility of synthetic without compromising the benefits and feel of down. The revolutionary PlumaFill insulation (65-g 100% polyester) is featherlight and compressible, offering down-level warmth that still traps your heat when it's wet. A nylon ripstop Pertex Quantum shell, with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish, blocks wind and snow. The garment's design maximizes performance and minimizes useless fluff.

- Mountain Gear refers to the men's version

The Micro Puff(R) Hoody delivers the best warmth-to-weight ratio of any jacket we've ever created. The unprecedented combination of warmth, minimal weight and compressibility-even when wet-offers the versatility of synthetic without compromising the benefits and feel of down. The revolutionary PlumaFill insulation (65-g 100% polyester) is featherlight and compressible, offering down-level warmth that still traps your heat when it's wet. A nylon ripstop Pertex Quantum(R) shell, with a DWR (durable waterproof repellent) finish, blocks wind and snow. The garment's design maximizes performance and minimizes useless fluff. Features: zippered handwarmer pockets (the left pocket doubles as a stuffsack with a reinforced carabiner clip-in loop), a pair of sleek internal drop-in pockets (made without excess, using the back of the handwarmer pocket bags), a light and simple under-the-helmet hood, and elasticized cuffs and hem. Fair Trade Certified(TM) sewn.

- Patagonia.com refers to the men's version

The best warmth for weight of any jacket Patagonia has to offer the Micro PuffA(R) Hoody delivers ultralightweight water-resistant down-like warmth with PlumaFill synthetic insulation-a revolutionary featherlight down alternative.FeaturesUltralight nylon ripstop Pertex QuantumA(R) shell is water-resistant windproof and treated with a DWR (durable water repellent) finishRevolutionary PlumaFill insulation replicates the structure of down in a continuous synthetic insulation material offering the warmth and packability of down but with the warm-when-wet performance of synthetic insulationInnovative quilting construction complements the insulation by stabilizing and maximizing the loft of the PlumaFill strands with minimal stitchingCenter-front zipper has wicking interior storm flap and zipper garage at chin for next-to-skin comfortTwo welted zippered handwarmer pockets; left pocket doubles as a stuffsack with a reinforced carabiner clip-in loopUnder-the-helmet hood construction is light and simpleElasticized cuffs and hem seal in warmth264 g (9.3 oz)MaterialsShell and lining: 0.7-oz 10-denier 100 nylon ripstop Pertex QuantumA(R) with a DWR (durable waterproof repellent) finish.Insulation: 65-g PlumaFill 100 polyester

- Massey's Outfitters refers to the men's version

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