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Rabot V2 Insulated Hybrid Jacket

€220.00
Lightweight with stretch side panels
Breathable Clo® Insulation
Made from recycled content
This is a product catalog, purchasing is currently available in Norway, Sweden and Germany.
A fully featured jacket suitable for a wide range of activities, designed to tackle long hikes in dry, crisp weather.

Overview

The Rabot V2 Insulated Hybrid Jacket is a fully featured jacket designed to tackle long hikes in dry, crisp weather. With such a clean design and sporty fit, you will quickly find that this is a jacket suitable for a wide range of activities. Rabot V2 Insulated Hybrid Jacket comes with windproof and water-repellent nylon outer fabric that is 100% recycled, in combination with a breathable and insulating Clo material, made with 93% recycled fibers. The jacket is also breathable by construction with its highly wicking material in the sides, armpits an all the way to the end of the sleeves.

Made for

  1. Hiking

Details

Sizes: S–XXL

Weight: 300 g

ProductWeightInsulation: 60 g

ProductInsulation: Clo Insulation - Eco Vivo: 93% Polyester (Recycled), 7% Polyester

Fabric details: Windproof and water-repellent, 100% recycled Polyamide material with PFAS-free WR placed in the front and back, and a 4-way elastic highly breathable and wicking material in side panels and under sleeves, where you need more ventilation. Insulated with Clo Insulation - Eco Vivo. Low weight and minimal packing volume. The product contains bluesign® APPROVED fabrics, insulation and trimmings.


ProductDescription: Rabot V2 Insulated Hybrid Jacket is part of the Rabot V2 Collection – A line of highly technical hiking clothing that enables you to experience nature year-round regardless of the weather conditions. Rabot V2 is characterized by light and packable products designed with breathability and layering in mind. The products provide next level comfort and a soft touch and feel. As always, our designers have chosen the most sustainable materials and trims possible, without compromising on durability. Get ready to get out there. Rabot V2 is here to protect and perform!

Hood: None. Protective, tight-fitting collar.

Pockets: Zippered front pockets. Left front pocket also function as compression pocket. The design prevents front pockets from interfering with climbing harness or hip belt when carrying a backpack.

Ventilation: None. Breathable by construction.

Additional features: Preadjusted, elastic cuffs and hem. Articulated elbow sections. Insulated front flap behind front zip. No shoulder and side seams for less friction and chafing. Extended back.

Technologies

  1. Vivo Performance: Eco Insulation

Vivo Performance: Eco Insulation

Vivo Performance: Eco Insulation is a European made polyester insulation, which is developed to maintain good breathability while keeping you warm. It comprises a patented perforation with very small holes within the insulation, increasing breathability by 30 % and allowing moisture to escape, thus providing more comfort for the wearer. The holes are of a unique size: Visible enough to notice a difference but too small to allow air to circulate; they maintain the full insulation properties of the material. The small holes also provide a 4-way stretch within the insulation with a fast recovery which allows it to be combined with performance fabrics.

Vivo Performance: Eco Insulation is made in Europe from 93 % recycled fibers. The fibers are extruded from used plastic bottles and then recreated into insulation.

Polyester normally uses fossil resources for its production. By re-using existing material streams we can save fossil resources and reduce the energy demand as well as climate emissions.

The reason why mainly PET bottles are used is due to their availability and their purity in terms of material type. No other waste stream offers that big volume of basically the same identical raw material without any impurities from other material inputs. Furthermore, we can also reduce plastic waste as these material streams are being utilized again.

Sustainability

  1. PFAS-free

PFAS-free

All our products marked with the PFAS-free logo use a water repellent treatment that is free of PFAS substances.

PFAS (Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) is a group of more than 10.000 substances also known as fluorocarbons. They build up in nature as they do not degrade. In greater concentrations, they are proven to pose a hazard to both human health and the environment.

PFAS has been common to use for the so-called “Durable Water Repellent” finish (DWR): It means that water bounces off the surface rather than being absorbed by the fabric and making it wet. Using PFAS has been an effective treatment to achieve a durable water repellency for waterproof fabrics, but also other applications like ski waxes or food packaging.

Since these chemicals have shown to be harmful for both people and the environment, Bergans is working to phase out all fabrics containing PFAS finish and replace with more environmentally friendly, PFAS-free treatments. All the membranes we use are already free for PFAS. You can read more on PFAS and how we work to eliminate these.

A significant part of the challenge of using alternatives to PFAS lies in the lower durability of these water repellent solutions. That means that using a waterproof garment with a PFAS-free finishing requires you to re-impregnate these more often than before, to achieve a good water-repellent functionality also over time and after many washes. Anyhow, please always consider where and when it’s necessary to reduce environmental impact.

More info on how to wash and reimpregnate.

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