Musto Lightweight Machine Washable Tweed Waistcoat
(CS1561) PM ref: 868073
Your selection: Cairngorm / Medium / £300.00
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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.
- 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.
CS1561 - Cairngorm (868073)
Size Guides / SpecificationLess
Musto Mens Jacket Size Guide
|UK Chest in Inches||34-36||36-38||38-40||41-43|
|UK Chest in cm's||86½-91½||91½-96½||96½-101½||104-109|
|UK Chest in Inches||44-46||47-49||50-52|
|UK Chest in cm's||111½-117||119½-124½||127-132|
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