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Rab Microlight Alpine Men's Jacket

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Retail Price £180.00

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Warmth and weather resistance in a slim, lightweight and very comfortable package - now available in web exclusive colours.

The Rab Microlight Alpine Jacket couples effective down insulation inside with weather-resistant Pertex Microlight outer fabric in a streamlined package that gives you the maximum warmth with minimal weight.

Roomy, zipped pockets give you ample room for essentials, and the whole jacket can be packed away into the supplied stuff sack (in some older versions it stuffs into its own pocket) for easy storage or to make a usable pillow.

Rab's fluorocarbon free Hydrophobic Down  is their usual high quality European down, but treated with a water-repelling coating so it's more water resistant and will maintain its loft. It performs more effectively in damp conditions than untreated down - it absorbs less water, dries faster, retains loft and is fluorocarbon free. Stitch-through baffle construction helps to keep the down in place, preventing cold spots from developing.

Its narrow-baffled construction prevents the down fill from spreading or bunching and gives maximum loft, and the fixed insulated hood (with positionable peak) gives you supreme protection from winter weather.

Clean lines and a slim silhouette mean that the Microlight Alpine works very well as a layering piece under a waterproof shell, for climbing or other alpine pursuits - but it's equally at home if you're lightweight backpacking, or just wearing it day-to-day in cold conditions.

  • Pertex® Microlight outer, nylon ripstop inner
  • Mini stitch-through baffle construction
  • YKK front zip, internal insulated zip baffle, chin guard
  • 2 YKK zipped hand warmer pockets, 1 YKK zipped chest pocket
  • Separate stuff sack
  • Elasticated cuffs, hem drawcord
  • Fit: Slim


Windproof: Wind Resistant
Breathability: Good breathablity
Cut: Active / Performance
Fabric: Pertex Microlight
Fill: 143g
Fill Power: 750
Fill Type: Rab fluorocarbon free Hydrophobic European goose down
Fixed hood: Yes
Gender: Mens
Insulation Type: Down
Lining: 100% nylon ripstop inner
Outer Chest Pocket: Yes
Packable: Yes
Pockets: 3
Toggle Closure on hood: Yes
Weight (g): 430
Wired Peak on hood: Yes
Zip Type: Full Zip

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  • 5 out of 5
Impressive, 16 December 2016
By Ellis (Cardiff)
Other reviews boasted the jacket's warmth to weight ratio, they weren't wrong. It's ridiculously light, and by far the most comfortable jacket I've owned. To part with this kind of money I wanted a down jacket that is technically apt for British winter use yet fashionable enough to wear out and about. This jacket ticks both boxes and then some. I went for the koi colour and I love it.

  • 5 out of 5
Rab microlight down jacket, 06 November 2016
By Danny (Stoke-on-Trent)
Jacket is surprisingly warm in really cold weather but the best feature by far is the hood which even though quite loose kept my ears toasty the jacket even coped with a sudden downpour really well.

  • 4 out of 5
Very warm and lightweight, 16 May 2016
By Alice
a very warm and lightweight jacket

  • 5 out of 5
Brilliant, 20 April 2016
By Woody (Stockport)
I wanted a lightweight, warm jacket for walking and running my 3 Scottish Deerhounds. Had been wearing layers of bulky fleeces and returning from walks all hot and sweaty. This jacket is perfect. Stylish, comfortable, light and really warm. I decided on the red and am so pleased with it. I'm warm with just a tee shirt on & the deep pockets are great for storing pooh bags, when required. An added bonus, I found it cheaper on a different website, so go outdoors matched the price with an extra 10% off. Fantastic coat & fantastic bargain.

  • 5 out of 5
Excellent cool All rounder, 13 April 2016
By Pedla (Southampton)
I have had this jacket for 8 months now. It is super light weight and packs down to nearly nothing. It looks cool enough to wear around the town and will keep you warm enough for regular conditions.

I am currently backpacking in South America and it is ideal to travel with.

I found a cheaper price online and got Go Outdoors to price match which they also beat it by another 10%. ended up getting it at a bargain price.

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Size Guide

This size chart should act as a guide only.

Men's Size Chart
Chest Size - 37 40 43 46 48
Waist - 30 32 34 36 40
Inside Leg - 32 32 32 32 32
Arm Length - 33 34 35 36 36

Men's Size Chart
Chest Size - 94 102 109 117 122
Waist - 76 81 86 91 102
Inside Leg - 81 81 81 81 81
Arm Length - 83 86 89 91 91

Men's leg lengths:
Short = 30"
Regular = 32"
Long = 34"



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