Spectra Rock Hoody Men’s

Spectra Rock Hoody Men’s

NW Alpine

$69.00

NW Alpine produces clothes for climbing that are simple, functional, of the highest quality and made in the US.

The first-ever all-around performance hoody made with legendary Spectra® fiber, a fiber which pound for pound, is fifteen times stronger than steel! This hoody has the features that count: a helmet compatible hood, thumb-holes and minimal weight.

The hoody's knitted fabric is 90% polyester, and 10% Spectra®, giving it remarkable tear and abrasion resistance, with a comfortable merino like feel, while offering excellent breathability and all day comfort.

Weight: 5.2oz / 147g
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