A hard shell jacket in 20,000mm waterproof PROTECTIVE MATTE NYLON 3L fabric. The front zipper features Descente’s unique Dual Ventilation system, with the mesh fabric panel between two zippers ensuring a comfortable inflow of fresh air and release of unpleasant internal heat and moisture. The compactly stored hood uses our Parahood system ※1 that prevents water pooling uncomfortably around the neck. Block Fit adjusters on sleeve cuffs ensure excellent fit and maintain their holding power in the wettest conditions. The hem is made with a Cohaesive Cord Lock system ※2 for faster, easier adjustment than ever before.
※1 This system allows the hood to be kept closed when not in use, but opened quickly when conditions change through the incorporation of a unique top opening Parazip,
※2 Developed by COHAESIVE GARMENT TECHNOLOGY of Canada, this is a durable, integrated adjustment management system using special welded parts to embed and integrate the cords that tighten hems and hoods into garment fabrics, making fit adjustments much simpler and more precise.
Waterproof PROTECTIVE MATTE NYLON 3L fabric.
Block Fit Adjuster Cuff
Our brilliant, newly developed soundless block fit adjustment tabs.
The hood can be kept closed when not in use, but opened quickly when conditions change through the incorporation of a unique top opening Parazip.
Dual Zip Ventilation
Optimum levels of comfort inside the jacket are effectively maintained by a Dual Ventilation system build into the front zipper.