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Icebreaker Quantum Zip Hooded Shirt Review

By Eric Miller - March 25th, 2015 - No Comments
Icebreaker Quantum Zip Hooded Shirt Review
I’m a big proponent of merino wool and Icebreaker is as good as you can get. I was super stoked to have the opportunity to test and review the Icebreaker Quantum Zip Hooded Shirt this past winter. Icebreaker Quantum Zip Hooded Shirt Review Features Material: 98% merino wool, 2% Lycra Fit: regular Pockets: 2 handwarmer, 1 chest Thumbholes: yes Antimicrobial Treatment: yes, natural attribute of merino wool Recommended Use: trail running, backpacking, skiing, snowboarding Manufacturer Warranty: lifetime Price: $219.99 Icebreaker Quantum Zip Hooded Shirt Review Review I don’t know why some retailers call the Icebreaker Quantum Zip Hooded Shirt a “shirt” when it’s a hoodie. It almost like a jacket more than a shirt. Out of the box it’s super comfy. I put it on and I didn’t want to take it off. It features an athletic fit. I’m 6 feet tall and 180 pounds and the large fit me very nicely. It wasn’t too snug, it was just right. I have a positive ape index and the arms in the large were long enough for me! I typically have problems with this, however, it was a non-issue with the Quantum. Made of 260 midweight merino wool it’s an extremely versatile piece. I wore it by itself on cool days for running. I paired it with a long-sleeve merino base layer for a run down to 0 degrees! Quick note on that: I run (pun intended) warm so this was just right for me without overheating, even when it gets icy (check ...Read more...


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