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Frag Out! Magazine #32

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4.0 W e have reviewed the 3rd Generation of Carinthia MIG more than three years ago in FRAG OUT! Magazine #15. New version is neither evolution nor the revolution. The main difference is the NIR/IRR compliant outer fabric and some minor tweaks improving the overall comfort of use. The new outershell fabric is the GORE-TEX Windstopper flexible laminate with nylon rip-stop outerface and air permeable GORE-TEX ePTFE membrane. The fabric is water resistant and windproof, highly breathable and has near-infrared (NIR) aperture to minimize the visible signature in night vision devices. The coating will not reflect the infra-red lighting and will not "glow" in NVGs. For the gearwhore it is just a fancy detail, but if you are a real life pro on the two-way shooting range, it might save your life. The coating will enable operators to stay undetected for a longer time. IMHO the new outerfabric feels a bit stiffer than in MIG 3.0. The MIG 4.0 "filling" is Carinthia proprietary toasty G-LOFT polyester-fibers synthetic insulation. The designers decided to place the insulation according to the ISO Mapping Technology. This is achieved CLOTHING

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