The Rab Cirrus Wind Top for men is the full zip version of the Cirrus Pull-On, a classic windproof top, this one has a couple of defining features such as the under the helmet hood, two hand warmer pockets and the left pocket doubles as an integrated stuff sack. The Cirrus packs down to about the size of an apple which is handy for low weight and pack size.
Use the Cirrus Wind Top in windy conditions when you need that bit of extra wind resistance. Climbers, cyclists, runners and fast & light enthusiasts should all have one of these.
Pertex Quantum fabric
Under-helmet Lycra edged hood, roll down closure
YKK front zip, internal storm flap, chin guard
2 YKK zipped A-line hand warmer pockets
Left pocket doubles as integrated stuff sack
Elasticated cuffs, hem draw cord
Air Perm: 1cc
Comp: 100% Nylon 6
Weight: 150g / 5oz
technology is the lightest of the Pertex fabrics and it shows the best strength to weight ratio. Pertex Quantum is down proof and withstands the abuse of hardcore use.
are used for their robust and water resistant properties. YKK uses the combination of locking teeth together and a PU coated strip to create a barrier between you and the elements.
Rip Stop -
This is a lightweight nylon fabric with interwoven ripstop reinforcement threads in a crosshatch pattern. It is woven with a coarse, strong warp and filling yarns at intervals so that tears will not spread. Ripstop is used in construction of hot air balloons and yacht sails but in this case very effectively on outdoor clothing.
- Durable Water Repellent, is a coating added to fabrics to help add to their water repellency and shed water and snow more effectively.