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Men's MicroTherm StormDown Jacket

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Men's MicroTherm StormDown Jacket

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LOW ACTIVITY RATING 45°F.
MODERATE ACTIVITY RATING -5°F.

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World's Best Down®

Our First Ascent guide team built this ultralight jacket for alpine climbing in cool to cold weather. Windproof ripstop polyester shell. Each cluster of the super high-loft 800 fill StormDown insulation is also treated with a DWR finish so the down retains its loft and superior insulating properties even in wet conditions.

"It's made specifically to be a very lightweight layer with down, which makes it lighter than any kind of other insulation and very compact and packable. When you wear it, you hardly know you have it on."
Ed Viesturs, Eddie Bauer Alpine Guide

  • Windproof 50% Recycled 20D Ripstop Polyester ShellStormRepel Super DWR finish sheds moisture so it doesn't soak in
  • 800 fill StormDownRetains its loft in wet weather
  • Responsible Down Standard (RDS)-certified down insulationCertified by Control Union More About RDS
  • Trackmydown supply information on garmentLearn where your down comes from and what makes premium down premium
FIT

Active: Our most athletic fit. Close to the body without restricting mobility. Designed to fit over baselayers and lighweight midlayers.


NOTE: Temperature ratings are based on a controlled laboratory test, using low and moderate activity levels. Also consider: your sensitivity to cold and wind-chill; time of exposure; activity level; and use of layering.
  • MicroTherm ConstructionStreamlined, micro-channel design for maximum thermal efficiency and compressibility
  • Sleeves and Shoulders Fit for MobilityStretch fleece panels add range of motion
  • Zip hand pocketsSecure essentials, keep your hands warm
  • Secure zip chest pocket with media portTake your music to the mountains
  • Stows easilyPacks into chest pocket that has carabiner clip-in loop
  • Two interior stash pocketsIdeal for gloves or goggles
  • 100% polyester (50% recycled) shell; 95% polyester/5% spandex panels
  • Average length: Reg 27.5"; Tall 29.5"
  • Average weight: Reg 11.52 oz
  • Imported
  • Machine wash

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Review Summary

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First Ascent|Men|Jackets & VestsMen's MicroTherm StormDown Jacket
 
4.1

(based on 476 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (283)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (79)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (50)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (27)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (37)

80%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (22)
  • Warm (13)
  • Packs small / compresses (6)
  • Compact (3)
  • Layering (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

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    • Width:
    • True to size (12), Moderately wide (3), Wide (3)
    • Fit:
    • True to size (309), Moderately large (41), Moderately small (31), Large (12), Small (9)

Reviewed by 476 customers

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3.0

This jacket is cheap in terms of material and workmanship.

By Diego

from British Columbia

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Pros

  • It looks good and has an extraordinary color.

Cons

  • THERE IS HARDY ANY AMOUNT OF DOWN IN THIS JACKET

Best Uses

    Comments about First Ascent|Men|Jackets & Vests Men's MicroTherm StormDown Jacket:

    I've been buying Eddie Bauer jackets for the last 27 years. In fact, I consider myself a loyal and proud customer of Eddie Bauer Company. However, changes made to this jacket have not done anything to improve the quality. This jacket is cheap in terms of material, quality and workmanship. What a disappointment!
    Changes are simply done to make it 'cheaper to produce for higher profit'. This is NOT the traditional Eddie Bauer's philosophy with Ethic & Quality!!
    This is not even a moderate 'ultra light' down jacket that could be used in relatively cold mountaineering environment, despite what the description reads.
    Unfortunately, The sleeve cuff material is of cheap quality. THERE IS HARDY ANY AMOUNT OF DOWN IN THE SLEEVES AND TORSO AREA. That is not professional neither ethical for Eddie Bauer reputation. Even when I deliberately tried to let it "loft" up, it still looks miserably empty. Everything about this down jacket feels cheap. I am honestly VERY disappointed with this purchase!

    • Gender:
    • Male
    • Height:
    • 6'0"
    • Fit:
    • moderately large
    • Size Type:
    • Tall
    • What will you be using this product for?:
    • Hiking
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    3.0

    It looks great but...

    By HLH

    from New York

    Pros

    • LOOKS GOOD

    Cons

    • The zippers are much too small & fragile. At 47

    Best Uses

      Comments about First Ascent|Men|Jackets & Vests Men's MicroTherm StormDown Jacket:

      At 47 degrees the jacket barely keeps me warm. It is very form fitting, better keep a thin mid section, or it won't fit. It does look great, but it does not keep as warm as advertised. Most important, the zippers are too small and fragile. Pull the zippers slowly or they may break/tear.

      • Gender:
      • Male
      • Height:
      • 5'6"
      • Fit:
      • true to size
      • Size Type:
      • Regular
      • What will you be using this product for?:
      • Walking
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      1.0

      Thick uncomfortable seam

      By Edgar

      from Ontario

      Comments about First Ascent|Men|Jackets & Vests Men's MicroTherm StormDown Jacket:

      There is a thick seem that digs into your back, really uncomfortable. I returned this jacket and picked up a downlight instead, much happier.

      • Gender:
      • Male
      • Fit:
      • small
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      4.0

      When weather changes, put on your Micro Therm StormDown Jack

      By Jessgtmaj

      from North Carolina

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      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Designed to allow the wearer to move arms freely

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about First Ascent|Men|Jackets & Vests Men's MicroTherm StormDown Jacket:

          Light weight, and very comfortable for traveling while in my truck. I like the way the strecthed material allows me to move my arms at the same time acting as a vent to help my armpits stay cool.

          Easy to pack into my camelpack and take off on my Mountain bike, during climate change this week I was able to grab my stromdown jacket and get warm immediately. Thanks.

          • Gender:
          • Male
          • Height:
          • 5'8"
          • Fit:
          • true to size
          • Size Type:
          • Regular
          • What will you be using this product for?:
          • Mountain Biking

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