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.

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Retailers' Descriptions

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Rab Men's Apparel Clothing Microlight Alpine Jacket - Men's Dark Sulphur/Sulphur Large. Constructed with Pertex Quantum outer fabric the Microlight Alpine is windproof and breathable using 750 fill power ethically-sourced hydrophobic down to provide exceptional warmth without compromising on weight. Features include an adjustable hood with laminated brim and flexible polymer peak diverted hood baffle lines for an anatomical fit and clean finish elasticated cuff construction. Two harness-compatible hand pockets and a chest pocket provide easy access to storage. Highly compressible the Microlight Alpine Jacket comes with a stuff sack which can be clipped to a harness or backpack. Inspired by decades of experience in the mountains the Microlight Alpine is refined resilient and iconic: perfect for any adventure.

- refers to the men's version

The men's Rab Microlight Alpine down jacket sports a hood with molded brim, elastic cuffs and its own stuff sack. It's specifically designed for when warmth, weight and packability are vital concerns.

- REI refers to the men's version

Anywhere the cold can be found, the Rab Microlight Alpine Down Jacket is sure to follow. Light on weight, big on warmth, and versatile enough to handle changing weather conditions, this jacket can easily step in as a trusted insulator for all of your cold-weather pursuits. It's got a durable, windproof, and water-resistant Pertex Quantum fabric to keep you protected from fickle winter weather, and 750-fill hydrophobic down insulation to keep you toasty warm, even when heavy rain and super-wet snow start to soak the insulation. The adjustable hood provides added protection from snow and wind, and when your adventure is over and you're sitting warm by the fire, you can easily pack it down into its stuff sack on throw it into your pack or suitcase.

- refers to the men's version

Features of the Rab Men's Microlight Alpine Jacket Pertex quantum outer fabric Pertex quantum inner 750FP R. D.S. Certified european goose down Rab fluorocarbon free hydrophobic down developed in conjunction with nikwax Micro stitch through baffle construction Adjustable hood with laminated brim and flexible polymer peak Diverted hood baffle lines for an anatomical Fit YKK Reverse coil front zip with insulated zip baffle and chin guard 2 YKK Reverse coil harness compatible hand pockets YKK Reverse coil chest pocket Clean finish elasticated cuff construction Hem construction with Dual draw cord adjustment Stuff sack Lightweight micro stitch through hoody with pertex outer for moderately cold conditions

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version


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