PHD Mountain Software Aconcagua Down Jacket£165, added Jun/2008, see all PHD Mountain Software news & reviews
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© Neil ThurmanThe Aconcagua is a classic long duvet with a down hood, the ideal jacket for high peaks and high treks, where altitude and cold are the dangers, not the technical climbing. With a Typical Operating Temperature of –20C and a total weight of around 850gm it offers excellent weight/warmth performance. The proofed Cascade outer is 100% windproof (wind is often the most serious danger on these mountains) and the soft M1 inner is elasticated for a snug fit.
The standard price for this jacket is £236. It is on offer for a limited period at £165, a saving of 30%.
Jacket shown in Mid-Blue / Black. Also available in All Black.
- Down Quality: 700
- Outer Fabric: Cascade
- Weight: 850g (30oz)
- Typical Operating Temperature: -20C (-4F)
- Construction: Box wall throughout
- Inner: M1 Microfibre – elasticated for snug fit
- 2 zipped handwarmer pockets
- 1 zipped internal pocket
- 2 way front zip covered by studded storm-flap
- Three-quarter length internal draft baffle behind zip
- Down Hood: stud-on with size adjuster (not sized for helmet)
- Adjustable stretch-cord hem
- Stud cuffs
- Stuff sac 20cm diam x 34cm high
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