Kelvin Lite Hoody [NEW]
Worn as an outer layer or underneath a shell, the Kelvin Lite Hoody is built for lightweight, all-over warmth. Filled with 80 g/m2 of PrimaLoft® Hi Loft Insulation to keep you toasty, the hoody is constructed with four-way stretch side panels to provide unsurpassed mobility and breathability.
- Shell // 27 denier Polyester Woven Ripstop w/ DWR Finish
- Side Panels // 20 denier Stretch Nylon Ripstop w/ DWR Finish
- Liner // Polygiene Treated 20 denier Stretch Nylon Ripstop
- Cuff // Brushed Jersey Gusset
- Pocket Liner // Brushed Tricot
- Micro fleece lined zip hand pockets for comfort and added warmth.
- Deep zippered chest pocket.
- Breathable 4-way stretch side panels.
- Form fitting 5 panel hood.
- Cuffs stretch and fit securely with a soft, brushed polyester jersey gusset.
- Primaloft® Hi-Loft 80 g/m2
- Side Panels // Polartec Alpha Active Insulation
16.9 oz // Large
From early to late season the Kelvin Lite Hoody’s compressibility, temperature regulation, and Standard Fit make it our most versatile Insulation piece.
The Kelvin Lite Hoody is constructed with a densely woven shell fabric to shear off wind and an open, more breathable liner for increased thermal regulation. The combination provides a thoughtfully versatile insulation piece that can be tossed on over your layers for protection while static or as a traditional insulation layer.
PrimaLoft® Hi-Loft Synthetic Insulation offers warmth without weight that is light and packs small. Delivering a puffier feel and a durable loft that will maintain its warmth for many seasons. Hi-Loft absorbs less moisture from the start while encouraging the passage of vapor to keep you from being cold or clammy.
Polartec Alpha Active Insulation is employed in the side panels for additional mobility, comfort, and moisture management.
April 21, 2017
Should be able to give 5 stars. Primaloft synthetic insulation just cannot be beat, and the way Sitka incorporates it into their pieces is functional. The Kelvin Lite series has a place in every kit. I carry it everywhere from the Chugach Mountains scouting for sheep to the timber for Moose, and everything in between. The overall fit and hood are functional. This is a piece for everyone's gear kit.
December 6, 2016
I used the Kelvin Lite Hoody a bunch this elk season. It was the insulating layer that I packed 90% of the time. The warmth to weight ratio is really high on this piece, it also packs small and takes little space in a pack. Almost every time I stopped to glass, snack, take a break-I broke out the Kelvin Lite. It would be layered over a Lwt Core or a Lwt Core and a Hvywt Core. The hood is well constructed and adjustable- I've owned too many hooded garments that didn't have an adjustment for the hood- they have all been sold. Down makes for a great insulation piece, but often hunting involves wet conditions- in wet conditions I want synthetic- the Primaloft resists moisture much better than down while still providing good warmth for the weight. The Kelvin Lite Hoody has a found a permanent spot in my hunting pack. I'm probably going to spring the Kelvin Lite vest for early season hunts.
October 28, 2016
This was a fantastic addition to my gear. I was skeptical before talking to the people at Sitka. For such a thin and light jacket it really delivers. I wore it alone in moderate temps and under the Jet Stream for colder temps. It is a fantastic insulation layer piece. When driving an ATV to our spot the hood really came in handing to keep my neck warm and was fantastic when glassing with the wind at my back.
September 17, 2016
Large fits perfect. 5'11" 170lbs. Tight enough to put under outer layer/rain jacket, but loose enough to put a fleece underneath if need be. Exceptional warmth to weight ratio. You won't be disappointed. Used in BC from Sept. to Dec. via Rookie Hunter Podcast. Cheers!
December 18, 2015
Alaska: It kept me warm while worn under my Cloudburst shell as part of my layering system on my caribou hunts in September and as an outter layer when temperatures dropped into the low 30s on my late season Moose hunt in October...this jacket performed flawlessly.
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