Helium Down Hooded Jacket

SKU:
AW20251
Baffle Type:
Stitch-Through
Down Treatment:
Standard
Fill Power:
800
Eco Initiatives:
Bluesign, Responsible Down Standard
Outer Fabric:
Pertex Shield
Weighs:
424g (based on size Medium)
Fill Weight:
110g

The Helium Hooded Down Jacket combines 800 fill power down with durable Diamond Fuse fabric for increased durability. Added weather protection with the addition of waterproof Pertex Shield Diamond Fuse fabric on the hood…

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The Helium Hooded Down Jacket combines 800 fill power down with durable Diamond Fuse fabric for increased durability. Added weather protection with the addition of waterproof Pertex Shield Diamond Fuse fabric on the hood and shoulders increase it’s versatility. This is a jacket that suits inclement weather and can cope with rougher use than a typical lightweight down hoodie.

Outdoor Research says

Durable and lightweight Diamond Fuse down enhanced for weather protection with our exclusive waterproof Pertex Shield Diamond Fuse fabric on hood and shoulders.

Our Verdict

The Helium Hooded Down Jacket is warm and durable, combining 800 fill power down with Diamond Fuse fabric for increased durability.

Added weather protection from the addition of waterproof Pertex Shield Diamond Fuse fabric on the hood and shoulders increase its versatility. This is a down jacket that suits inclement weather and can cope with rougher use than a typical down hoodie.

It’s a fully featured down jacket with an adjustable hood and multiple pockets. There’s an external chest pocket, hand pockets with a soft brushed lining on the knuckle side (the left one doubles as a stuff sack with carabiner loop and key clip) and two internal stash pockets to keep a water bottle or climbing shoes warm in cold conditions.

The main zipper has a strip of webbing behind to minimise the chance of the fabric snagging which can be a problem with some jackets. Not this one.

The Helium Down Hooded jacket is the best option if you want a rugged lightweight down jacket that offers more weather protection.

- Reviewed by Ultralight Outdoor Gear

Features

  • Fabric Performance: Water Resistant, Wind Resistant, Durable, Lightweight
  • Design Features: Hybrid Mapped Construction, Adjustable Hood, Single Separating Center Front Zipper, External Chest Pocket, Brushed Tricot Knuckle Side of Hand Pockets, Dual Internal Stash Pockets, Left Hand Pocket Doubles as Stuff Sack, Carabiner Loop with Key Clip, Clean Finish Elastic Drawcord Hem, Low-Pro Binding™, No-Snag Webbing Behind Center Front Zipper

Specifications

  • Small weighs: 408g
  • Medium weighs: 424g
  • Large weighs: 454g
  • XLarge weighs: 478g
  • Fit: Standard
  • Back length: 28.25" / 74cm

Materials

  • Pertex® Diamond Fuse 100% nylon 15D x 30D ripstop, Bluesign fabric
  • Pertex® Shield Diamond Fuse 2.5L 100% nylon 30D ripstop waterproof hood / shoulder / upper sleeve, Bluesign Fabric
  • 100% nylon 20D ripstop lining,
  • 110g of 800+ fill power, responsibly sourced goose down insulation

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Helium Down Hooded Jacket

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