Polartec has been using the Alpha synthetic fill for years now but this winter it will be all about the Direct, a variant of the Alpha that doesn’t need a face or liner fabric.
There is a lot to talk about when you look at Vaude’s latest collection refresh for the coming winter. New puffs including the first 4-layer jacket and more bike stuff are on the menu.
Polartec, the fabric and insulation specialist, has been producing some innovating products over the past few years. With some of the best in class synthetic insulation and waterproof fabrics, Fall Winter 2014 will be an interesting season for gear.
En vogue new synthetic insulation from Polartec, the Alpha, is the product of choice for the two latest jackets from Mammut. The Eigerjoch Light and Biwak Light, winners of the Polartec® APEX Award 2013, are two puffy-style layers to keep you warm this winter.
Polartec announced yesterday in a press release their new Alpha synthetic insulation which should start appearing in consumer products early next year.