Smartwool Microweight Apparel (Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2005)

Microweight gets fashionable.

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by Carol Crooker | 2005-08-12 03:00:00-06

Smartwool adds more eye appeal to their microweight lines with new Versawear colors and styles. Microweight tops are significantly lighter than lightweight tops in corresponding styles.



Gardner Flanigan of Smartwool models a Versawear top.


Smartwool microweight crew.

Features and Specfications

  • Fabric weight for lightweight line: 195 g/m2
  • Fabric weight for microweight line: 150 g/m2
  • At 7.0 ounces in size large, the Smartwool microweight crew top weighs 1.4 ounces less than the lightweight crew.
  • At 6.1 ounces, the microweight Versawear short sleeve top weighs 1.5 ounces less than its lightweight counterpart.


  • Alan Dixon in Versawear.

Citation

"Smartwool Microweight Apparel (Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2005)," by Carol Crooker. BackpackingLight.com (ISSN 1537-0364).
http://backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/smartwool_microweight_apparel_orsm05.html, 2005-08-12 03:00:00-06.

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