Buff Cross Tech Balaclava - Olsa S/M
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Buff Cross Tech Balaclava - Olsa S/M
Buff Cross Tech Balaclava Olsa S/M
The Balaclava Cross Tech BUFF uses several fabrics to offer maximum protection to both the neck and face for outdoor enthusiasts who like to test themselves in the harshest of climates. Available in the new Chic BUFF style featuring the strass BUFF logo, a diamond simulant transfer. The improved Balaclava Cross Tech BUFF is now manufactured with the latest technologies including: Ultrasonic Bonding, Laser cut ear and mouth perforations. Is suitable to wear on its own or under a helmet.
- 96% Polyester and 4% Elastant
- Has a fleece layer to protect the neck and the stretchy Gore Windstopper fabric which is a soft fleece that covers the face, protecting you from the wind and the cold. The upper section is Thermo Fastwick, a warm breathable fabric which helps to keep you dry and comfortable with a smooth and warm inner surface.
- Nose holes and small perforations around the ears and mouth are to aid with hearing and for easy breathing and is also water repellent.
- New Bonding technology has been used to produce a hem finish which prevents skin irritation by eliminating seams.
- Moisture management which means the fabric wicks moisture away quickly from your face and neck.
- Available in two sizes: S/M (53-57cm) and L/XL (58-62cm).
- Height and Weight:
- L/XL weighs 56g/1.97oz and measures 44.5cm x 28.5cm
- S/M weighs 56g/1.97oz and measures 43.5cm x 27.5cm
- Machine washable and non iron
- Certified to meet Oeko-Tex Standard 100
- Thermal Comfort – Extreme Cold
Buff®, the original multifunctional headwear. Once upon a time there was a keen off-road trials motorcyclist from Spain, who realised there was a need for a multifunctional garment that could be worn on and around his head while out riding in any and all conditions. Having worked in the textile industry for over 25 years manufacturing knitted collars and cuffs for the most popular football shirt brands in Europe, Juan Rojas set about creating a functional garment that could be worn in all manner of ways, replacing the need for separate items of head and neck wear.
Experimenting with different designs and processes, Juan eventually found a high performance microfibre that was breathable, moisture wicking and wind resistant. Juan then set about designing a proprietary knitting process that could manufacture his product in such a way as to ensure enduring comfort and durability. This manufacturing process, which takes place on a specially developed tubular loom, achieves an unique seamless construction resulting in a particularly comfortable garment that is extremely durable. The use of a sublimation printing process to transfer designs onto the product also ensures that the material retains its soft feel without the colours fading when either exposed to the elements or during cleaning. Juan called his product Buff® as a derivation of the Spanish word ‘bufanda’ meaning scarf.
Then, in 1998, Buff® entered a team into the Eco-Challenge adventure race and by the end of the event most of the participants had either requested or were wearing an Original Buff® and were totally "Buffed up." Since then, Buff® headwear has become a standard accessory for all adventure racers and athletes, and has been worn by contestants on the CBS Survivor series, Raid Gaulouises and Southern Traverse events. Adventure Racer Louise Cooper says: "I can't imagine being without my Buff. It's without a doubt the most versatile accessory anyone can wear."
Buff® headwear and has since become popular with millions of outdoor enthusiasts who benefit from its versatility: the garment has multiple uses and can be worn as a scarf, bandanna, headband, hat, facemask or wristband. Put simply: Buff® headwear is uniquely versatile, designed to achieve a high level of comfort and protection from the elements, WITH FUN!
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Free delivery over £25. Next day delivery if ordered before 3pm.
Orders to UK Mainland addresses over £25 (i.e. excluding Highlands and Islands) will be sent with free carriage.
Free Shippping to other destinations
- Orders will be shipped free of charge to areas other than the UK when the order total is over:
- UK Highlands and Islands: £100
- Europe Zone 1 - e.g. Eire, France, Germany £250
- Europe Zone 2 - e.g. Greece, Poland £400
- USA, Canada, Australia - £800
- Items Shipped outwith the EU will include a form which can be used to claim back approx 10% V.A.T. Unfortunately this excludes BFPO addresses. Please note, V.A.T. is not applied to crash helmets.