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The North Face Redpoint Optimus Jacket - Men's

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The Redpoint Optimus jacket is a favorite among The North Face athletes. It's the pinnacle insulated jacket that's highly durable for a wide range of activities and conditions.

  • Designed with PrimaLoft® One insulation, this stellar synthetic material is extremely lightweight, warm and packable
  • Silky nylon shell sheds water with a light polyurethane water-repellent finish; seamless yoke and shoulders aid weather repellency
  • Polyester taffeta lining wicks moisture, dries quickly and slides easily over layers
  • Insulated, helmet-compatible hood with stretch binding and a peripheral adjustment provides good side-to-side visibility
  • Draft flap behind front zipper restricts cold air entry
  • Soft-shell cuffs and drawcord hem
  • Hand pockets and Napoleon chest pocket; jacket stows inside internal chest pocket
  • The North Face Redpoint Optimus features an alpine fit that minimizes bulkiness


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The North Face Redpoint Optimus Jacket - Men's Specs
Best use
Nylon / nylon blend
Nylon taffeta
Polyester taffeta
PrimaLoft One polyester fibers
28 inches
1 lb. 10 oz.
Fabric type
Shell fabric
Shell lining fabric
Insulation type
3-in-1 jacket
Back length
Back length (in.)
Average weight

The North Face Redpoint Optimus Jacket - Men's

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The North Face Redpoint Optimus Jacket - Men'sis rated5.0out of5by3.
Rated5out of5byfromExcellent Jacket!Walking a 1/2 mile in and out of work everyday is made simple, warm and dry with this coat. hood adjustment works great for keeping the wind and weather out of your face. Really love this coat!
Date published: 2013-01-30
Rated5out of5byfromBuy it now and be happyI live in Albuquerque, NM and this is the perfect jacket for that climate. I've had this jacket for about two years now and I have never even thought about needing something a bit warmer...that is until I planned a snowboarding trip to Colorado. I was very worried about the colder temps but for not. I spent several hours in this jacket at 24 degrees with only a thin wool base layer on and it was great, in fact I was wishing it had pit zips at a few points. To be honest 10 degrees cooler and a nice fleece would be in order and remember this jacket is not water proof although it will keep you dry but the outer soft shell will absorb water. I love it, but know if it's gonna be really wet then you need a waterproof shell.
Date published: 2012-12-30
Rated5out of5byfromBest jacket everProbably the best jacket I have ever bought. I have only had a month so not tsted under all conditions but so far I have found it to keep me very warm but amazingly not too hot. It is very light and breathable, even when very cold out a long sleeve t shirt and this jacket is all I need. I bought a large which fits great but am normally an M. This combines all the benefits of layering a hard shell and fleece but is more flexible and warmer!
Date published: 2012-12-28

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