WindWarm 500 Men's Softshell Hiking Jacket - Dark Green
Developed with certified mountain leaders (AMM). Freedom of movement too Windproof, warm and ventilated.
Full windproof membrane for maximum protection.
Fleece fibre inner, fully-covering hood and thumb loops on sleeve ends.
Underarm ventilation zips: facilitate moisture transfer.
Freedom of movement
Stretch fabric. Cuffs with thumb loop. Shaped elbow joints.
Life cycle comparison: Warm men's jacket - sustainability.decathlon.com
Main fabric : 93.0% Polyester (PES), 7.0% Elastane Outer fabric : 93.0% Polyester (PES), 7.0% Elastane Hem : 92.0% Polyester (PES), 8.0% Elastane Cuff : 80.0% Polyamide (PA), 20.0% Elastane Pocket : 100.0% Polyester (PES)
Quechua is based at the foot of Mont Blanc, in Haute-Savoie (France). All year round, our design teams create and develop products that are appealing, simple, and technologically advanced. These are then ruthlessly tested in the field in collaboration with our technical partners and mountain professionals. We remain convinced that only through rigorous testing under real world conditions, like the ones you will be using them in, can we continue to provide you with better products than ever.
mountain hikers seeking protection from the wind and cold and wishing to regulate their temperature according to exertion.
Wash at 40°C. Do not use fabric softener, tumble dry, or iron.
Not waterproof: not for use in rain.
Quite a close-fitting cut. The jacket's inner volume allows you to wear it over a thin second layer such as a micro-fleece.
2 hand pockets + 1 chest pocket with zip fastening.
Jacket hem drawcord
Elastic draw-cords and toggles.
Lycra sleeve ends + thumb loops on cuffs to prevent any heat loss.
Recommended additional product
Care products: water-repellent reactivating spray or liquid. To renew the fabric's water-repellent properties and optimise performance throughout the lifespan of your garment. We recommend using these products with each wash.
Thermal comfort and Windproof
Wind considerably increases the effect of the cold. With an outside temperature of 0°C and 20 km/h winds, it will feel like the temperature is -10°C. "Windproof" components help eliminate the discomfort linked to this "freezing effect". They are very effective at reducing heat loss by creating a barrier against the wind.
Water-repellent properties of the component (not to be confused with waterproofing)
A fabric is water-repellent when it allows water to slide over its surface without seeping in. This prevents the fabric from swelling, and keeps it lightweight and warm. The fabric is made water repellent by treating its outer surface. This treatment must be repeated throughout the garment's lifetime (recommended after every wash). Products for this are available in our stores. All Quechua Softshells enjoy the benefits of water-repellent treatment.
A socre for comparing products' environmental impact
The product's environmental impact is calculated across its entire life cycle using different indicators. An overall ABCDE score is attributed to help you more readily identify the products with the best environmental performance by comparing the same type of product (T-shirts, trousers, backpacks, etc.). Decathlon is committed to visually displaying environmental information. For more information visit: http://sustainability.decathlon.com/
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