Autumn/Winter 2012 Polartec NeoShell Mountain Clothingadded Sep/2012, see all Polartec, Mammut, Marmot, The North Face or Rab news & reviews
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Mammut Gipfelgrat Jacket
Marmot Zion Jacket
Rab Stretch Neo Jacket and Pants
RRP £250; £200
Simple, uncluttered designs. The jacket has a helmet compatible and adjustable hood, two napoleon pockets with water resistant zips and two internal mesh pockets.
Reviewed here: Rab Stretch Neo Jacket
TNF Jammu Jacket
The only jacket featured that's NEW for Autumn/Winter 2012
Again, Polartec NeoShell with a fleece backer for extra warmth. Designed for mountaineering, alpinism and ski touring, this jacket has a fully adjustable, helmet compatible hood, zipped hand warmer pockets, two way centre front zip, a laser-cut, waterproof chest pocket and venting pit zips.
Again, Polartec NeoShell with a fleece backer. This jacket is constructed using 'ultrasonic' seam welding techniques with exterior taping. Essentially this reduces bulk while optimising strength. The design is stripped back with well-thought out features including a technical hood, well‐placed, accessible pockets with water resistant zips and vents .
Eider Uphill Jacket and Pants
RRP £399; £349
A technical outfit designed for demanding alpinists. Made from two lightweight versions of Polartec NeoShell - a stretch woven NeoShell fabric for increased stretch, and a ripstop stretch NeoShell fabric for increased abrasion resistance.
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