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Sidewinder SV Jacket


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Sidewinder SV Jacket Men's Tough waterproof hardshell. Sidewinder front zipper curves away from your face. Our most durable snowsports specific waterproof shell.

Tough waterproof hardshell. Sidewinder front zipper curves away from your face. Our most durable snowsports specific waterproof shell.

Blue Tetra
Diablo Red
9 Detail Photo(s), 3 Video(s)
S, M, L, XL, XXL
585 g / 1 lb 4.6 oz
XPD Expedition fit, with e3D patterning, Hip Length
Sizing Chart: 



Even legends get better. Exceptionally durable, lightweight and breathable Sidewinder SV Jacket has been a rugged and lean icon in the Arc'teryx line for a decade. The Sidewinder SV uses a layer friendly Expedition fit with articulated e3D patterning for full range of movement.


Arc'teryx-developed N80p-X face fabric, the jacket is winter abrasion resistant and fully weatherproof.


Newly outfitted with a durable WaterTight™ Vislon zipper, an updated, modern silhouette, and an integrated stretch-panel powder skirt equipped with Slide 'n Loc™ snaps, the Sidewinder is a refined version of its elegant self.


Weighing in at just 585 grams, the Sidewinder is a perfect choice for the slopes…the same as it ever was.

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Helmet Compatible Stormhood™

Helmet Compatible Stormhood Helmet Compatible Stormhood™

The Arc'teryx helmet compatible Stormhood™ is designed to provide the ultimate protection in cold or wet weather. The laminated brim and hood adjusters secure tightly and deliver full coverage without restricting movement or visibility.

Key Advantages

  • Laminated brim
  • Adjustable hood cinch cords
  • Tall collar for full coverage

Arc'teryx Fit Guide - e3D

Ergonomic 3-Dimensional (e3D) patterning brings an additional level of articulation to provide enhanced range-of-motion in our Trim, Athletic, and Expedition fit categories. The application of e3D patterning allows for enhanced mobility for sport-specific activities in challenging environments.

Arc'teryx Fit Guide - XPD - Expedition Fit

Expedition fit is suitable for winter / extreme conditions. The larger cut accommodates multiple layers without binding or restricting movement. Our maximum fit with room for a base layer plus multiple, thick cold weather mid-layers.

To find out how to calculate your body measurements, view our Sizing Charts:

Men's Tops | Men's Bottoms
Women's Tops | Women's Bottoms

Full Feature List

  • Waterproof
  • Snow-shedding
  • Windproof
  • Breathable
  • Durable
  • Highly durable
  • DWR finish (Durable Water Repellent) helps repel water from fabric surface
  • Micro-seam allowance (1.6 mm) reduces bulk and weight
  • Taped seams for added weatherproofness
  • GORE-TEX® three-layer construction
  • One-hand adjustable drawcords
  • Anatomical shaping for fit and comfort
  • Articulated elbows
  • No-lift gusseted underarms
  • Expedition with e3D fit for easy layering, svelte profile and functional articulation
  • Helmet compatible StormHood™
  • Laminated brim
  • Adjustable hood drawcords
  • Chin guard with brushed microsuede facing for added comfort
  • Tall collar
  • WaterTight™ external zippers
  • Molded zipper garages
  • Pit zippers for easy venting
  • WaterTight™ contoured Sidewinder™ front zip—the zip contours to one side for added comfort
  • Micro webbing zipper pulls
  • Die-cut Velcro® cuff adjusters reduce bulk, and won't catch or tear off
  • Adjustable hem drawcord
  • Drop back hem
  • Sleeve pocket with WaterTight™ zip
  • Internal mesh pocket
  • Two hand pockets with WaterTight™ zippers
  • Internal chest pocket with zip
  • Chest pocket with WaterTight™ zip
  • Note: Our WaterTight™ zippers are highly water resistant, but not waterproof. We do not recommend keeping items in your pockets that may be damaged by moisture
  • Fully reinforced for maximum durability
  • Powder skirt with gripper elastic and snap closure
  • Lift pass loop
  • Slide 'n Loc™ snap closures on powder skirt enable jacket to be fastened to specific ski pants to prevent snow entry
  • Hidden Recco® reflector
  • Embroidered logo
  • Non-chafing label


  • N80p-X GORE-TEX® Pro 3L


  • Machine wash in warm water (30°C).
  • Double rinse.
  • Do not use fabric softener.
  • Tumble dry on low heat.
  • Do not iron.
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