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Flylow Billie Coat
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Price $230.97 at Backcountry
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Pros Stylish, great ski features, inexpensive, more versatile than an insulated ski jacketTop quality, good looking, warm, comfortable, useful featuresBreathes well, stylish, well-constructedSolid construction, highly functional, ski specific, breathes wellInexpensive, warm, stylish
Cons Heavy for ski touring, stiff, no insulationExpensive, not very breathableOff-set pocket placement, proprietary powder skirtOn the heavy side, not remarkably flatteringFits a bit snug around the hips, non-removable powder skirt
Bottom Line This fly model performs well on the slopes and looks good, tooThis jacket performs better than any insulated jacket we tested, and is priced accordinglyThis resort hardshell has style, form, and function ahead of any other we testedThis jacket is a protective hardshell that has all the ski specific features you needThis stylish jacket lets you ski with ease and comes in at a great price point
Rating Categories Flylow Billie Coat Primo Puff A-CAD FUTURELIGHT Powder Bowl Jacket Armada Stadium
Weather Resistance (20%)
9
9
9
9
8
Comfort And Fit (20%)
7
9
9
9
8
Warmth (20%)
4
9
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8
Ventilation (20%)
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Style (10%)
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Features (10%)
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Specs Flylow Billie Coat Primo Puff A-CAD FUTURELIGHT Powder Bowl Jacket Armada Stadium
Insulation N/A 65g PlumaFill None None 80g Polyfill in body, 60g in sleeves
Waterproofing 20k/20k waterproof breathable membrane Gore-Tex 2L Futurelight 3L Gore-Tex 2L DWR
Weight (in pounds) 1.5 lbs 2.0 lbs 1.5 lbs 1.7 lbs 1.9 lbs
# of Pockets 2 hand, 1 chest, 1 sleeve, 1 internal 2 hand, 1 chest, 1 internal 2 zippered chest, 1 zippered phone, 1 zippered wrist, [internal] 2 goggle 2 zippered hand, 1 zippered chest, 1 arm, [internal] 1 zippered, 1 drop 2 hand, 2 chest, 1 sleeve, 1 indernal drop-in
Main Fabric 3-layer nylon Dobby Intuitive fabric 100% recycled polyester plain-weave GORE-TEX fabric with stretch 75D x 56D recycled polyester, brushed tricot backer, DWR coating 150D 100% recycled polyester GORE-TEXT with DWR coating 100% Nylon (solid prints); 100% Polyester (prints)
Unique Features RFID pocket, headphone port hood has laminated visor; watertight zippers; RECCO reflector off-set pockets accommodate backpack;YKK AquaGuard zippers; pass-through pocket; jacket-to-pant integration Watertight, coated zippers, adjustable powder skirt, RECCO reflector Internal goggle pocket, wrist gaiters
Hood Option? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Pit Zips? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Cuff construction Velcro Velcro Velcro Velcro Velcro with wrist gaiters
Ski features Removable powder skirt, helmet compatible hood, Pass pocket Powder skirt, helmet compatible hood Powder skirt, thumb loops, goggle pocket, pass pocket Powder skirt, pass pocket Powder skirt, pass and goggle pocket, jacket/pant interface
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