Lukes Ultralite Clothing – New Gear 2014

Hey everyone! Lukes Ultralite has added quite a lineup of new gear the past few months.

Here you will find a great assortment of handmade ultralite clothing. Some of the materials used are cuben fiber, pertex, Gore tex & DWR. Some of the finest custom made clothing for ultralight hiking, backpacking or camping. Lukes Ultralite clothing will keep you dry & warm for many of your outdoor adventures!

Argon (Double Ripstop) Wind Shell (See more details / Buy now @ Lukes Ultralite)
Upgrades! Upgrades! I’ve taken my normal wind shell and upgraded it with a new Fabric. Agron Cs90. This fabric weighs in at .9oz vs. regular ripstop 1.1oz. Even better than that it has a double ripstop grid and high end calendering to help block the wind. This Wind shell has an amazing feel, Its extremely soft and you don’t even know its on. And of course its lighter! .9oz Argon Double Ripstop Nylon, #3 ykk seperating zipper, Elastic cuffs, Adjustable waist 1/16 shock Cord and micro cord lock, 2-way adjustable hood

Lukes Ultralite down hood Crazy Warm Down Hood (See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite)
This new hood design is baffled (Not sewn through) made with Ultralight 10d fabric and 1 oz of 800fill WR-down. Draw cord around the face and a custom cut fit around the shoulders to keep all the heat in. Simple pullover design.This is sure to keep you warm in the cold.
**Now with DownTec 800-fill power Water-resistant Goose Down @ no extra charge.
**Now with Argon 10denier Ripstop Fabric

Cuben Fiber Over MittsCuben Fiber Over-Mitts See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
Each set is entirely hand-made, seam taped and ready to go. Made from .75oz sq yd Cuben fiber for durability. Amazingly light at under 1 oz (.8oz to be exact) The wrist area has an Ultralight 3/8 side release buckle with firm grossgrain to tighten down. The over-mitt can also be cinched down to prevent snow from getting in. This area uses 1/16 shock cord and reinforced grommet. During construction the entire glove is seam taped to be completely waterproof. These come in black or white depending on stock. This is determined by lukesultralite.
Weight is .8oz

gore tex rain pantsGore-Tex (Paclite) Pants See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
These Rain Pants are made from Waterproof-breathable Gore-Tex (Pac-Lite). Weighing in at 5.4oz these pack the most durability and abrasion resistance for there weight. High strength Serged construction. The waist has 1/16th adjustable shock cord with cord lock. The leg cuffs have the ability to be cinched up as well using 1/16th shock cord with mini cordlocks. Comes complete matching stuff sack. Moss Green color pictured- This is NO longer stocked. Fern Green and navy blue are the new colors.

Ultralight Down SleevesLUL Argon Down Sleeves See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
A great addition to your down vest. They have Elastic cuffs and the top of the sleeve has a channel with 1/16 shock cord and cord lock.Then there is a larger peace of shock cord with line lock running from one sleeve to the other. This is to make sure they stay up and on. Both of the sleeves combined hold about 1-oz of down. Weight using 7D fabric was 2.35oz. Price includes usage of 10d fabric. (One Size) contact me if you have gorilla arms.
**Now with DownTec 800-fill power Water-resistant Goose Down @ no extra charge.
**Now with Argon 10denier Ripstop Fabric

Argon down vestLUL Argon Down Vest See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
My Ultralight vest is second to none. Using high quailty 10D Fabric its almost 1 oz lighter than any Large production vest and carefully handmade one by one. Each baffle is weighed and stuffed individually for supreme warmth and loft.This is one of those items you don’t mind bringing along with you. Simply because it doesn’t weigh anything. At only 4.2oz this is sure to keep you warm on those brisk fall evenings. Down Filled collar and 1/16 shock cord adjustable waist to prevent drafts Pictured using a Superlight Argon 10denier fabric outer shell in black and argon grey interior shell . Comes with sil-nylon stuff sack.
**Now with DownTec 800-fill power Water-resistant Goose Down @ no extra charge. (2oz per. Vest)
**Now with Argon 10denier Ripstop Fabric

Lukesultralite base-layers. See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
When i first got my hands on this fabric i couldn’t wait to make a pair for myself. Its soft, comfortable and wicks better than most base layers i’ve tried. Why choose them? well, there lighter, USA Made and i use better fabric. This is to be considered a light insulator. 2-way stretch athletic fit. These are perfect to go under my rain-gear and my down apparel.

ultralight gaitorsLUL Gaitors See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
This started as a custom project for a customer and i decided to add it to my lineup. These gaitors are made from Pertex Shield fabric. This adds the perfect balance of durability and weight.

pertext down vestWPB Pertex Down Vest *Limited Item* See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
Just in time for winter, this vest can be worn in light rain and snow. Using my WPB Pertex Fabric as the outer layer and a super lightweight 10d fabric inner, this vest has winter time performance written all over it.This has a beautiful dark charcoal grey outer and jet black inner. Stretch lycra finishes off the arm holes and stays snug keeping the heat in. The waist has adjustable shock cord with mini cord locks. This all gets zipped together with an ultralight #3 ykk zipper. I even have the sleeves to match.
**Now with DownTec 800-fill power Water-resistant Goose Down @ no extra charge. (2oz per. Vest). -Adjustable waist, -Overfilled Collar, -Stretch lycra arm holes, -#3 ykk Zipper, – Weight 4.8oz

pertex dowbn sleevesMatching WPB Down Sleeves See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
These are matching sleeves to my WPB down vest. The outer fabric consists of a superlight WPB Pertex fabric and a high quality super soft 10denier inner fabric. Combined they hold 1-oz of down. 1-oz of 800FP Down-tek water-resistant down. NOTE: These are not the matching set for my down vest. Please choose the down sleeves. (There is a difference)

WPB Pertex Down hood See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
This is the same style as my Crazy warm down hood but we added Pertex Waterproof breathable fabric for the outer shell. This gives you the ability to leave it on in light snow and rain. Combined with 800FP down-tek water-resistant down you’ve got one storm-worthy down hood.

pertex backpacking ponchPertex Backpacking poncho See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
Often times i’ve needed rain gear to cover my pack and me while hiking. A poncho does just that but i needed a cooler one and of course lighter. This is it. Made of pertex or silnylon fabric. Full Featured hood and velcro that runs down the side to keep it in place. The poncho is oversized and hangs down to your ankles to keep the water off your pants. The pertex poncho comes with taped seams. Stuff sack included. Pertex weight- with taped seams 5.2 oz

pertex rain shellPertex Rain Shell See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
This is currently the lightest Waterproof-Breathable jacket i offer made from Extremely high quality pertex endurance fabric. Pertex Endurance technology incorporates an ultra-thin air permeable coating that is both highly breathable, water-proof and wind resistant. This layer protects the insulation material from the elements to maintain loft and retain warmth. Tech specs: Waterproof 1,000mm, Breathability (MVTR) – 7,000g.
Specs-
- 2-way adjustable hood
- elastic cuffs
- Full length waterproof lightweight ykk main zipper
- shock cord and mini cord lock adjustment around the bottom skirt
- Pit-zips #3 ykk WP 10in (optional)
- Taped Seams, Cuben fiber seam taping making the seam extremly strong and sealed. (optional)
- Weight 3.5oz (Without pit-zips or seam taping) about 4.6oz with both options. size: L
- Color is a Dark charcoal Grey
NOTES: This jacket is recommended for guys where weight is the highest priority. No it is not as waterproof as my other jackets , but yes it is waterproof. Not recommended for extremely wet environments.

Pertex-rain-pantsPertex Rain Pants See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
These are a direct match for the Pertex rain shell. Made from the same material and color.
Specs:
- Adjustable waist (1/16 shock cord and mini cord lock)
- Adjustable leg cuffs (1/16 shock cord and mini cord lock)
- Packs to the size of a tennis ball
- Room to wear hiking pants underneath
- Ankle zippers for boots and large shoes (optional)
- Taped seams (optional)
- Extremly lightweight 2.8oz without taping or ankle zips

Lukes Ultralite Beanie DWRDWR/Thermal beanie See more details / Buy Now @Lukes Ultralite
Ah yes, another beanie to add to my collection. So here’s the details. 1 layer of DWR- coated Polartec Windblock fleece makes up the outer layer. Next is a thermal regulating membrane to keep the heat in. Last is a highly breathable ACT mesh that wicks sweat and makes contact with the skin. WOW! we made it through all that. If you didn’t understand here’s a summary. This is a water-resistant thermal regulating- wicking beanie. HA. There DONE

Contact

manufacturer site: lukesultralite.com
email: Lukesteg@gmail.com
ph: 614-403-2476


1 Comment

  1. I wonder what the dimensions on the poncho tarp are… I couldn’t find them.

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