Arc'Teryx Alpha SL Jacket - Men's
Description From Bentgear:The Arc'teryx Alpha SL jacket is a full-featured minimalist alpine jacket made with Gore-tex Paclite, which is highly breathable as well as lightweight. With Watertight front, pit and pocket zips, no downpour is going to stop this jacket. For those of you using the Alpha for multi-sports the no-lift gusseted underarms with laminated core pit zips will keep the temperature the way you like it. One hand pull cords and helmet compatible storm hood are plus for a minimalist jacket (usually only found on more expensive jackets). The chest pocket will keep your essentials in place with easy access. The Alpha SL is ultra-light but includes all the essentials for waterproof protection.
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Retail Price: $298.95
Description From Backcountry:
The Men’s Alpha SL by Arc’teryx is one of the lightest jackets to carry the Gore-Tex waterproof guarantee. Simple in its execution, the Alpha SL includes only what’s needed for fowl-weather defense like WaterTight zippers, a helmet-compatible hood and a laminated hem drawcord. Its feathery Gore-Tex Paclite fabric is guaranteed to keep you dry and is extra breathable during high-output pursuits such as ice climbing and backcountry touring. At only 10 ounces (medium) the Alpha SL Jacket can be put in your pack any time of year to ensure your protection from nasty weather. Complete with pit zips and a chest pocket, this jacket proves that you can get more from less. *Available for US shipment only.
Bottom Line: Count on the total weather protection of the Arc’teryx Alpha SL Jacket when ounces matter.
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