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Musto Lightweight Machine Washable Tweed Waistcoat

MUSTO_L_W_MACHINE_WASHABLE_TWE.3051
£169.95 - £292.95
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The Musto lightweight tweed waistcoat is the ideal garment for shooting in mild to warm weather, or for layering to add warmth under your shooting jacket. This tweed waistcoat features a Teflon® coating for durability and added stain resistance. The internal pocket allows you to insert the Musto D30® recoil sheild for added protection when shooting.

Key Features

  • Machine washable Scottish tweed with Teflon® finish
  • Clarino™ shoulder patches and trim
  • 25% lighter than previous tweeds
  • D3O® recoil pad facility, for shock absorbance
  • One internal zipped security pocket
  • Twin side vents 
  • Wash at home at 30°C

 

    Washable Tweed; the clever part

    All wool fibres have a series of microscopic scales which can feel coarse and when agitated through the washing process lock together resulting in a stiff and coarse handle, fibres are damaged and garments lose their shape.

     

    Other brands are generally producing machine washable tweeds by subjecting the cloth to a consolidating chlorine gas. However, this gassing process, known as Chlor Hercosett, increases the likelihood of a coarse stiff cloth that can only be made using dull colour yarns.

     

    Musto developed a plasticising process with a Scottish Mill which coats the fibres and the scales making them smooth and flexible, rather than coarse and stiff. This consolidates the cloth – the original handle, vibrant colour and shape are maintained when washed at 30°C, providing the extra benefit of being easy care with no sacrifice to the cloths premium feel.

    For more information on the D3O® pad, please visit our blog.

     

    Manufacturer's code:

    CS1561 - Cairngorm (868073)

    MUSAW17M OCT17MUS BF17MUS MSS18MUS JAN19MUS MUS19

    Musto Mens Jacket Size Guide

    Musto SizeXSSML
    UK Chest in Inches34-3636-3838-4041-43
    UK Chest in cm's86½-91½91½-96½96½-101½104-109
    EU Sizes44-4646-4848-5051-53

     

    Musto SizeXLXXLXXXL
    UK Chest in Inches44-4647-4950-52
    UK Chest in cm's111½-117119½-124½127-132
    EU Sizes54-5657-5960-62

    The Musto lightweight tweed waistcoat is the ideal garment for shooting in mild to warm weather, or for layering to add warmth under your shooting jacket. This tweed waistcoat features a Teflon® coating for durability and added stain resistance. The internal pocket allows you to insert the Musto D30® recoil sheild for added protection when shooting.

    Key Features

    • Machine washable Scottish tweed with Teflon® finish
    • Clarino™ shoulder patches and trim
    • 25% lighter than previous tweeds
    • D3O® recoil pad facility, for shock absorbance
    • One internal zipped security pocket
    • Twin side vents 
    • Wash at home at 30°C

     

      Washable Tweed; the clever part

      All wool fibres have a series of microscopic scales which can feel coarse and when agitated through the washing process lock together resulting in a stiff and coarse handle, fibres are damaged and garments lose their shape.

       

      Other brands are generally producing machine washable tweeds by subjecting the cloth to a consolidating chlorine gas. However, this gassing process, known as Chlor Hercosett, increases the likelihood of a coarse stiff cloth that can only be made using dull colour yarns.

       

      Musto developed a plasticising process with a Scottish Mill which coats the fibres and the scales making them smooth and flexible, rather than coarse and stiff. This consolidates the cloth – the original handle, vibrant colour and shape are maintained when washed at 30°C, providing the extra benefit of being easy care with no sacrifice to the cloths premium feel.

      For more information on the D3O® pad, please visit our blog.

       

      Manufacturer's code:

      CS1561 - Cairngorm (868073)

      MUSAW17M OCT17MUS BF17MUS MSS18MUS JAN19MUS MUS19

      Musto Mens Jacket Size Guide

      Musto SizeXSSML
      UK Chest in Inches34-3636-3838-4041-43
      UK Chest in cm's86½-91½91½-96½96½-101½104-109
      EU Sizes44-4646-4848-5051-53

       

      Musto SizeXLXXLXXXL
      UK Chest in Inches44-4647-4950-52
      UK Chest in cm's111½-117119½-124½127-132
      EU Sizes54-5657-5960-62