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Mirage Parka New

Style #2301350

Price: $399.00

Member Points: 3,990

This is no illusion. Made with 7-denier Ballistic Airlight nylon and full box construction this ultra-lighter's dream is packed full of high lofting 900 fill power down and offers an unsurpassed warmth to weight ratio. With insulation accounting for over 40% of the garment weight the Mirage Parka feels like you're wearing next to nothing, except maybe a shroud of pure warmth! Revised for Fall/Winter 2019, we've received years of feedback on this classic Montbell piece and have added even more premium goose down and set our sights on perfectly sculpting each baffle to optimize the thermal benefits of the Mirage Parka. These revisions are aimed at reducing down migration and developing cold spots.

Color

PUID (Pure Indigo)

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Updated 12/14/19 19:45 (EST)

Features

  • Box construction
  • 2-way adjustable hood
  • Adjustable alpine cuffs
  • Draw cords for waist adjustment
  • 2 fully insulated, zippered hand warmer pockets
  • Stuff sack included

Specs

Weight13.3 oz. (377 g)
Fill weight5.6 oz. (160 g)
Insulation900 Fill Power EX Down
Fabric7-denier Ballistic Airlight rip-stop nylon shell
DWRStandard DWR treatment
Compressed size∅6.5 x 9.5 in. (∅17 x 24 cm)
Country of originVIETNAM
Center back length29.3 in. (74.5 cm)

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900 Fill Power Down

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Fill power (or loftiness) refers to the volume in cubic inches that 1 ounce of down will displace. The higher the fill power, the less down is needed to achieve a given thermal profile. All other things being equal (fabric, construction method, and fill amount), a product made with high fill power down (900) is lighter and more compressible than an equally warm one made with lower quality down (550).

7-denier Ballistic Airlight Nylon

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We utilize some of the smallest fibers and thinnest fabrics available to achieve a highly compressible ultra-light garment. This silky 7-denier shell has the feel of cotton, but is durable enough to withstand the rigors of normal use for an insulated inner piece. Weighing in at a spartan 21 grams per square meter this highly wind resistant fabric is one of the lightest used in the outdoor industry!

BOX CONSTRUCTION

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Eliminates cold spots resulting from sewn-through seams and allows down to loft completely.

Down Sourcing

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At Montbell, we source down from both the European and Asian markets to satisfy a variety of characteristics (supply/availability, low cost, consistent quality, humane practices, etc.) and maintain our lofty standards. Every season we seek to balance the superior quality for which we are known and the lowest possible raw materials cost. We change down sourcing companies frequently to insure that our customers have access to superior products at the lowest price possible. In the course of these efforts, Montbell never purchases down from operations that practice “live-plucking” methods. We only utilize down plumes and feathers collected as a by-product of water fowl raised to meet the demands of the food industry.

We will continue to look for sources of down that maximize value to our customers and allow Montbell products to perform at the highest level.

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