SWISSWOOL PIZ BOÈ VEST M
Color: black raven
Size and fit
This product contains no environmentally harmful per- or polyfluorinated chemicals (PFCs).
This product was made in Europe. As such we support regional expertise, eliminating long transport routes.
This product was manufactured under fair working conditions in conformity with Fair Wear Foundation.
This product is climate neutral. It was produced in the most environmentally friendly way possible. Any unavoidable CO2 emissions have been offset.
For more sustainability! This product contains recycled polyamide.
Less weight, more performance
Lightweight, water-resistant insulating vest with SWISSWOOL for ski tours
- less weight with increased insulation
- excellent moisture regulation
- maximum freedom of movement
The SWISSWOOL PIZ BOÈ VEST for men is ideal for the discerning ski tourer who knows that less is more: less weight, less volume but more performance.
The robust PERTEX® QUANTUM shell makes the lightweight insulating vest extremely windproof and abrasion resistant, with the quilted outer fabric providing a stylish pixel look. A 60 g/m2 SWISSWOOL® lining not only provides excellent insulation against the cold, the fibers also have a moisture-regulating function, absorbing up to 35% of their own weight in moisture. Thanks to its athletic cut and elastic MERINO NATURETEC LIGHT in the back, the SWISSWOOL PIZ BOÈ VEST for men adapts to your every move, even in the most demanding terrain.
The tight-fitting, elastic hood and elastic waistband keep the wind and cold at bay even on freezing summits. The two generous front pockets provide additional space for essentials you may need to keep at hand, even if you have a backpack or belt.
The SWISSWOOL PIZ BOÈ VEST for men is thus the ideal companion for demanding tours, where low weight and maximum performance are required.
Area of usage
Product features Product features
- 1 Chest pocket
- 2 front pockets
- Elastic hood
- Ergonomic cut
- Stretch inserts made of MERINO NATURETEC LIGHT on back
- water repellent
Material properties Material properties
- Ideal weight-to-insulation ratio (60 g/ m²)
- Produced and processed in an environmentally-friendly way
- Highest-quality comfortable insulation fibers that can absorb up to 35 % of their own weight in moisture without feeling wet to the touch (better than synthetic fibers)
- Sustainable raw material
- Optimized pack size
- WATER RESISTANT
- Warm even when wet (better than down)
- Made in Europe
- Naturetec light: Elastic and breathable
- PFC free
OUTER: PERTEX® QUANTUM: 100 % polyamide (recycled) PADDING: 88 % virgin wool (SWISSWOOL) + 12 % polylactide LINING: 100 % polyamide (recycled) INSERTS: 75 % polyamide (recycled) + 18 % wool (OWP-MERINO) + 7 % elastane
We have been using SWISSWOOL – wool fibers from Switzerland – as insulation material since 2011. A sustainable wool of regional origin, it warms superbly even when wet, is easy to care for and offers a perfect microclimate.
Sustainable PERTEX® QUANTUM material is made of recycled polyamide, and its tight weave makes it extremely windproof and abrasion resistant yet comfortably soft. It is also particularly lightweight with a small pack size.
SCHOELLER®-NATURETEC is a weatherproof softshell combination of fine MERINO WOOL and durable polyamide. It is elastic and comfortably soft, and its high breathability provides a good body climate.
2 front pockets
1 BREAST POCKET
Is backpack-compatible and provides space for your map.
Stretch inserts on the back
Made from MERINO NATURETEC LIGHT
Our wool has its origins at the heart of a natural paradise: Tasmania. Where the air is at its purest, the food lush, and the climate moderate – that’s where fair merino wool that fulfils the highest quality standards can be found.
ORTOVOX WOOL PROMISE
Our commitment to fair wool: Our own wool standard ensures that our merino wool is sourced in an animal- and environmentally-friendly manner. Our friendly relationship with our farmers enables us to have full transparency throughout the value-added chain.
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