The Base layer is critical to controlling your core body temperature.
It should fit snugly and be right next to your skin to properly
insulate and wick moisture away from the body to keep you dry. Staying
dry is of utmost importance not only for comfort, but also in the cold
where being wet under your clothes can cause radical temperature
fluctuations and lead to hypothermia. This is most noticeable during
physical activity where it is easy to overheat and perspire, often
leading to a drop in body temperature once the activity stops.
Browning’s NTS Base layers are available in two styles to match the
conditions at hand: Compression Fit for warmer weather and Arctic for
When hunting in warm weather, you will appreciate the benefits of NTS
Compression Fit. Garments are designed to fit snugly to offer support
for muscles and help fend off fatigue over the long haul. Moisture from
perspiration is transported to the outer part of the fabric where it
NTS Arctic garments are made to handle the rigors of cold weather.
Soft and comfortable, NTS Arctic is ideal for the treestand hunter as
its additional weight adds warmth.
Both NTS Base layers are part of our odor-control plan, featuring
OdorSmart with VisaEndurance antimicrobial odor control technology to
stamp out body odor by killing odor-causing bacteria.
A snug-fitting Base layer is paramount to keeping your body warm. NTS
fabrics pull perspiration from the skin to keep you dry. The moisture
is then wicked to the outer layer of the fabric where it evaporates. You
stay drier and more comfortable during exertion in both warm and cold
weather, and won’t get the chills in the cold when the motion stops and
body temperature drops.