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Kolon Life Tech Jacket / Extreme survival jacket

Kolon Life Tech Jacket
Kolon Life Tech Jacket

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

The Life Tech Jacket System utilizes wearable technologies to save lifes in extreme environments. It was developed after extensive research with extreme survival experts including alpine guides, human thermodynamicists, ex-UK Special Forces and even a polar explorer. The insights gained through the collaboration / in depth interviews with these experts heavily informed the design of this unique product. Some unique features of the product include the world’s first conductive polymer heating system, a wearable wind turbine generator and easy access shoulder and back straps for manhandling a companion in distress.

This jacket must withstand the harshest of conditions in extreme environments. It includes many innovative and lifesaving features such as a wearable wind turbine power generator. We are also very impressed with the way in which such a high degree of functionality has been combined with aesthetic detailing like the perfect, top quality stitching.
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Client / Manufacturer

KOLON

Kolon Sport
Seoul, South Korea

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Design

Seymourpowell Ltd.

Seymourpowell
London, United Kingdom

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