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Dawn Patrol™ Shell

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Regular Price $199.00 Sale Price $149.25


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For long days and banger uphill laps, the Dawn Patrol Shell features four-way stretch fabric that ensures durability and breathability, combined with a focused feature set.


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When efficiency is key, the Black Diamond Dawn Patrol Shell offers coverage from wind and light precip on the way up and simplifies transitions with an easily packable design. Constructed from a durable, four-way stretch fabric with DWR finish, the Dawn Patrol Shell stands up to year-round use and easily tackles high-output tours and extended missions with ease. An adjustable ski-helmet-compatible hood, two harness-compatible hand pockets and two skin-compatible internal drop pockets keep you and your need-to-reach essentials covered.
  • Four-way stretch fabric
  • Adjustable, ski-helmet-compatible hood
  • Underarm gussets for added range of motion
  • Two harness-compatible hand pockets, two internal drop pockets and chest pocket
  • Custom-molded VELCRO® cuff tabs
  • Primary fabric is bluesign approved
  • Weight: 540 g
  • Fit: Regular
  • Size: S-XL

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Tech Specs

Materials :   Four-way stretch woven with brushed back and DWR finish (235 gsm, 63% nylon, 26% polyester, 11% elastane)
Weight :   540 g (1 lb 3 oz)
Country of Origin :   Vietnam


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Dawn Patrol™ Shell is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 42.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nice jacket Jacket does everything as advertised. Lightweight and comfortable. I love the inside pockets for skins! I am usually in between LG and XL but generally go with XL because I like the extra room. I could have easily gotten a LG and been happy. The one critique I have is I wish it had pit zips
Date published: 2020-06-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Shell for Touring use I purchased this as my go-to shell for touring, I tend to run really warm and prioritized breathability and movement, I also tend to not add layers before the down very often, so I wanted something that also provided enough protection for all purpose usage. I have not been disappointed. Pocket layout is superb. I'm not sure what people are complaining about with sizing I'm 6'1 and an athletic (not chubby) 205 with broad shoulders and it is perfect (size large). Slim enough to not get in the way but with enough stretch and space I can throw on an extra layer on those really bitter days if need be. It fits exactly as I expected men's large to fit. If you want a really versatile all-purpose softshell for high - moderate output activities. This should be on your short list.
Date published: 2020-04-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great shell! I bought this a few weeks ago to replace an older shell. This jacket is so well designed as a technical shell. The sleeve length is perfect to accommodate a variety of activities (even my winter cycling commute) without riding up. The hood feels a little large at times, but since designed to go over your helmet (fits well over cycling helmet too), it makes sense. It's super light weight and works well for layering underneath. Haven't yet used for climbing, but will later in spring. As a bonus, the blue is a sharp color for urban wear. I'm 5'10" and weigh 170, order a M.
Date published: 2020-03-03
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Nice jacket but godawful sizing. Functional softshell but it makes me question what BD thinks the average human looks like.
Date published: 2020-02-26
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Just what I was looking for Simple design, no extras (i.e. pit zips, double front zipper) which is what I wanted. 155lbs, fairly broad shoulders, narrow waist/hips, medium fits well.
Date published: 2020-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from New Best Friend I've barely taken it off! Skinning, lift laps, snow biking, dog walking - fit, form and function - A+
Date published: 2020-01-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the lack of restriction by the material! The material is awesome. It does not feel restricting at all. I also love the overall fit. I'm short & stocky, with a muscular build. I was worried it would be an awkward fit, but fortunately it is not. I tend to run warm when doing practically any activity and love the breathability of the jacket. The hood is well equipped for use with a helmet, so it is a tad awkward without one but is still fairly adjustable. Overall, great product.
Date published: 2020-01-03
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Fantastic fabric, fit not so great. bought 2019: Great fabric. It's nice to see a true good double weave softshell as other companies are dropping this awesome part of a quiver. I read other reviews that said the shoulders could be a little tight. I ordered an XL and the belly area was huge. I returned and ordered an L and the shoulder areas are tight and tend to rub my armpits when skinning or nordic skiing. Please open up the upper arms or copy what marmot does with raglan sleeves and you'll have a 5.
Date published: 2019-11-15
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