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Marmot PreCip Eco
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Price $64.97 at Backcountry
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Pros Better breathability than others in its price range, decent ventilation, roll away hood, nice pit zips, affordableTop-tier storm-worthiness, mobility and range of motion, hood design, long-lasting DWR, exceptional breathability, harness and hip-belt friendly pocketsMost breathable material in our review, lightweight and compressible, stretchy fabric, top-tier hood design, extremely stormworthyStormworthy, versatile, durable, comfortable, high level of ventilationStormworthy, cost, durable, versatile, good breathability and ventilation, waterproof pockets
Cons No chest pocket, not quite as breathable as models that use non-coated membraneNo ventilation options, expensive, no easy way to clip to a harnessCut is slightly on the boxy side, not as durable as other modelsOn the heavier sideHeavy for a "minimalist" design
Bottom Line With better breathability than similarly priced models, it's tough to beatExcelling across the board, this jacket is versatile enough for outdoor activities and is lightweight and stormworthyOffers top-tier weather resistance and breathability, coupled with low weight and minimal packed volumeWith awesome ventilation capabilities, top-tier stormworthiness, and above average durability, this model is a great all-rounderThis is an awesome do-anything piece and one of our favorites
Rating Categories Marmot PreCip Eco Arc'teryx Zeta SL REI Co-op Drypoint GTX Outdoor Research Foray Marmot Minimalist
Water Resistance (30%)
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Breathability & Venting (25%)
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Comfort & Mobility (18%)
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Weight (15%)
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Durability (5%)
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Packed Size (7%)
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Specs Marmot PreCip Eco Arc'teryx Zeta SL REI Co-op Drypoint... Outdoor Research... Marmot Minimalist
Measured Weight (Medium) 13.5 oz 10.9 oz 10.5 oz 16 oz 16 oz
Waterproof Fabric Material NanoPro 2-layer GORE-TEX PACLITE Plus waterproof breathable laminate 3L Gore-tex Active 2.5 layer Gore-tex with PacLite Technology GORE-TEX Paclite
Face Fabric and Layer Construction 100% nylon ripstop 40-denier ripstop (N40r) GORE-TEX PACLITE Plus 20-denier ripstop nylon 50D w/ Gore-tex PacLite waterproof breathable membrane 100% Recycled Polyester
Pockets 2 zip hand pockets 2 hand pockets 2 zippered hand pockets 1 chest pocket, 2 hand pockets 2 zippered hand, 1 zippered chest
Are lower pockets hipbelt friendly No Yes Yes Almost No
Pit Zips Yes Yes No Yes Yes
Helmet Compatible Hood (not only fits but not too tight) Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Stows Into Pocket? Yes No No Yes No
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