The official channel of the well-known Canadian company Arc’teryx published an almost two-minute video showing the key design details of the Cold WX SV insulated military field kit, which was introduced in 2016 and is part of the Arc’teryx LEAF Cold WX specialized winter collection. The set consists of a Cold WX Jacket SV padded jacket with a hood and Cold WX Pant SV padded trousers.
The kit is made using Gore Windstopper material, the outer layer of which is made of 40D nylon. As a heater, Climashield Prism is used on the outside, and closer to the lining layer, Climashield Thermatek. Insulations are hydrophobic, do not lose their shape and continue to retain heat after complete wetting. The density of insulation is not less than 76 g/m2 and 85 g/m2, respectively. According to the manufacturer, the comfortable temperature regime for using the kit ranges from -20C to -40C degrees.