One of the finest and most robust jackets available!
A technical shell jacket ideally suited to alpine and expedition climbing on the steepest lines and biggest faces, The Mountain Equipment Tupilak jacket is built for the Alpine wilderness.
A serious, stripped back shell that shines on the most difficult modern lines, the combination of Gore-Tex Pro 80D fabric, Alpine fit, and Super Alpine Hood make this one of the finest and most robust climbing jackets available.
Utilising a revolutionary multi-layer ePTFE-based membrane system and combining high performance face textiles with their patented Micro Grid Backer technology the latest generation of Gore-Tex Pro products deliver improved ruggedness and up to 28% increased breathability compared to previous versions.
The result is better comfort in the most extreme conditions for the professional mountaineer and serious outdoor enthusiast. Based upon many years of proven success, Gore-Tex Pro products use a high performance 40 denier face fabric in the main coupled with an all-new 80 denier reinforcement fabric to provide the most rugged, durably dependable range of mountaineering Hardshells.
Super Alpine HC Hood:
Designed to provide weather protection while maintaining visibility and mobility, the Super Alpine HC is an extreme hood for extreme adventures. Its large volume means it can easily fit climbing helmets and still offer full face protection even when climbing the most rugged and challenging slopes. The Twin-Hoop adjustment system lets you control the hood volume for honed in fit and comfort. A triple-layered, laminated and wired visor keeps the elements away from your face, retaining its shape in even the most difficult conditions.
2-way YKK moulded Aquaguard Zips:
Providing substantial protection from the elements, this water resistant zip features a Polyurethane laminated tape combined with Vislon technology; plastic moulded teeth to reduce weight and afford smooth and hassle-free operation.
Super Alpine HC Hood
Alpine fit with articulated and pre-shaped sleeves
Storm Construction techniques used throughout
2-way YKK moulded Aquaguard centre front zip
2 large Napoleon chest pockets with YKK moulded Aquaguard zips
2-way YKK WR underarm pit zips with laminated and bonded entry
Adjustable laminated cuffs
Dual tether hem drawcords
3-layer Gore-Tex Pro 80D fabric
Weight: 545g (size Medium)
Centre back length: 77cm (size Medium)