A stretchy technical top with strategically zoned fabrics for active comfort and temperature regulation, the Men’s Factor Long Sleeve Half Zip is a highly functional layer for moving fast in chilly conditions. The Factor features 150gm corespun fabric, merino wool fibres wrapped around a nylon core, for added strength and durability which retains next-to-skin softness. For the underarm panels, there is 120gm eyelet merino mesh fabric to aid in ventilation during high-output days. Bonded seams eliminate chafing, while thumbhole cuffs add a touch of warmth and functionality, and make for easy layering. The deep front zip lets you quickly dump excess heat or manage your body temperature.
Strategically placed bonded seams reduce bulk and eliminate chafing
Reflective centre-front zip
Smooth zip neck collar for temperature regulation
Lightweight eyelet panels for venting
Why Icebreaker Merino?
Fabric weight: 150 Ultralight Click here for more information
Construction: Main: 150g jersey, 82% Merino wool, 13% Nylon, 5% Lycra. Mesh Panels: 120g eyelet, 87% Merino wool, 13% Nylon
Benefits: Breathable, Lightweight, Wicking, Fast Drying
Best for: Outdoor & Hiking, Travel & Lifestyle
Care: Machine wash. Dries fast in the shade, but do not tumble dry. Exact instructions on the care label.
The merino is an ancient breed of alpine sheep. Over millions of years they evolved a superfine, highly breathable fleece to protect them from freezing winters and scorching summers. It will do the same for you.
Merino naturally keeps you warm in cold weather and cool in warm weather.
Merino absorbs and releases vapour to prevent overheating and clamminess.
Merino gives you extra protection against the sun's harmful rays, naturally.
Naturally anti-bacterial, it can be worn for days without washing.