Sestrals Balaclava

The perfect complement for quilts and hoodless insulated jackets. Stay warm keeping your head covered.

Overview

The As Tucas Sestrals Balaclava prevents heat-loss through the head, which is crucial when at a stand-still or while asleep. It allows you to:

  • Keep your head cozy in really cold scenarios.
  • Boost your warmth while hanging around camp, cooking or resting.
  • Extend the temperature range of your sleeping bag or quilt.

As smooth & light as silk.

The new schoeller®-ftc fabric sets a new standard in ultralight fabrics. It's not only highly windproof and downproof, but it's also amazingly soft to the skin.

28 g/m2
Finished weight
12 denier
100% nylon

Bombproof insulation

Climashield® APEX is the reference in thermal efficiency among synthetic fibers.

  • Highly compressible.
  • Retains its loft after being compressed better than other synthetics.
  • Warmth to weight ratio: 0.024 CLO/(g/m2).
  • Available in weights from 67 to 133 g/m2.
  • Continuous filament construction, 100% polyester.
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Clean and dry, naturally

ecorepel® technology provides a very high level of water and dirt repellence, without reducing fabric breathability, in an environmentally sound manner.

  • Water and mud repellent.
  • Ecological: biodegradable and free from fluorocarbons (PFC).
  • Wash permanent and abrasion resistant: finish last more than 30 washing cycles at 40°C.

Details

  • Contoured shape for an optimal seal.
  • Face hole sized to breathe outside the balaclava while providing a good protection.
  • Elastic armpit bungee to keep the balaclava in place.
  • 45 g (APEX 67 insulation).

Size & Fit Guide

This balaclava has a relaxed fit.

Size Head perimeter (cm)
M 56 - 60
L 60 - 64