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Core Crew LS

Core Crew LS

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The Core Crew is designed purely for moisture management to keep you cool when it's warm and warm when it's cool.

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  • 8.00 oz.

  • Raglan Style Shoulders
  • Welded Bicep Pocket
  • Flatlock Seam Construction

  • ATB-100 Silver Scent Inhibiting Technology

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  • Polyester Bi-Component Fabric

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Practically essential to any and every Sitka System, the Core base layer series is purely for moisture wicking and comfort utilizing 4-way stretch fabric.  Designed to literally pull moisture off the surface of your skin, the Core garments are critical for keeping you dry from the inside out.  The Core Series is made of 100% polyester bi-component technology that actively moves moisture away from the skin.  To ensure an odor resistant hunt, the Core fabric utilizes silver encapsulated technology that reduces odor-causing bacteria.  The Core layers are designed as a next-to-skin layer, and the Core tops come in three choices: Core Zip-T, Core Crew, and Core Short Sleeve. 

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Angelo Grippando
September 20, 2014
Star Star Star Star

Great long sleeve that just plain fits. Love wearing this thing. Perfect for keeping the poison ivy away during early season preparations in Oklahoma heat, the go-to base layer for any hunt. Great for those chilly dove mornings.

September 2, 2014
Star Star Star Star

Great flexibility. The large shirt fits a tall skinny guy like myself perfectly. Tight sleeves, but never uncomfortable. The shirt breathes quite well. My August archery deer hunt in AZ heat was quite comfortable in the shade. I usually create some armpit stink! This shirt somehow holds this back which is surprising for a synthetic. So far so good! Thanks Sitka. -Double Aero Guides

July 14, 2014
Star Star Star Star

I returned from an Axis Deer/Black Buck hunting trip on Molokai, HI, and must say I knew OptiFade worked, but now have an "it" story of my own. I was wearing the Core LS with Ascent Pants (might buy Mountains now). Glassed a group of 8 does and one Black Buck from across a draw, on top of a very steep mountain. I decided it was worth a try crossing the draw, climbing, and attempting a spot-and-stalk. Once I get 60 yards away, I ducked behind a ridge, readied myself, and crawled within 40 yards of the Buck. Never detected, the does could not alert the Buck of approaching danger (me). I slowly rose to shoot, and had ample time to aim. As anyone familiar with these animals knows, they spook easily(unless you are wearing OptiFade), and he never got skittish. I executed the shot, and am now the proud harvester of a three-curler Black Buck.

May 17, 2014
Star Star Star Star

Great piece of gear, durable and comfortable. Does an excellent job of trapping odor.

Seth Halmrast
March 30, 2014
Star Star Half Star

Not ever being able to find the merino wool version I broke down and purchased this. I wore it for archery elk in Colorado and early rifle mule deer. After wearing I noticed that I produced a foul smell wearing it. I also did not like how short the sleeves were cut. I have since purchased other brands in merino wool and will not buy over priced polyester anymore. Had I been able find the merino version I would have been way happier. Merino is truly the only base layer to wear

February 18, 2014
Star Star Star Star

Basically does what it says it does. A very nice base layer. It really does lock in scent too, spent two days running through the woods playing airsoft and had no idea how bad I smelled until I took it off. Nothing negative to say about it.

Andrew B.
October 17, 2013
Star Star Star Star

Just as the description states, this is a perfect base layer to most set-ups. I always start with the Core layer as it draws away the moisture on the hike to the stand while handling the moisture in a fashion that will not put the chill on after sitting still for a time.

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