Designed for the rigors of commuting in all weather, this jacket keeps everything out while fitting over your office attire, but where it really shines, quite literally, is with the allover reflectivity that lights up at night yet is practically unnoticeable during the day.
Thisis the Castelli of commutejackets, madetodelivermaximumfunction on the bike and thenlookgreatwhenyougettowork. Castelliwanted a jacketthatprovidesmaximumvisibilityduringthosenightcommutesbutdoesn'tlookridiculouswithallkinds of silverreflectivebands and stripswhenyougetto the office. Weapplied a nearlyunnoticeablereflectiveprint on the entiresurface of the jacket. Youdon'treallyseeitwhenyou'reriding in the daytimeorwearing the jacketoff the bike, butatnight the jacketreflects a distinctivepatterntogetyou noticed.20,000 mmwatercolumnmeansnowateriscomingthrough, ever. And the 20,000 MVTR breathabilitymeansthat a goodamount of moisturewillescape. The Butit's the ventilationdetailsthatmakethisjacketstandout: there's a gaiterat the waistthatyoucanclosetosealout the windorleaveopentoletsomeaircome in from the bottomtokeepyoucooler. Thisinnergaiterallows for a jacketthathangsstraightat the bottom — a muchcleaner and morerefinedlookthan a jacketwithwrinklesfromaninternalelastic.
Castelli-exclusive 3-layer allover reflex fabric with 20,000 mm water column waterproofing and 20,000 MVTR breathability
Taped seams for fully waterproof construction
Cut to fit over normal clothes, longer in front and back for extra coverage
No-sew bottom hem for very clean look
No-sew external zipper flap
Inner gaiter can be closed to seal out drafts or left open for ventilation
Velcro wrist closure to effectively seal against gloves