/ NEW REVIEW: Patagonia Ultralight Down Jacket
Back in Spring 2011, Patagonia introduced 'the lightest piece of insulation ever made - not just a new product but a new product category'. Quite a tagline...
Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/gear/review.php?id=4612
Fine piece, but to be a pedant... "it weighs literally nothing"... really?!
Sorry, didn't mean be an arse, but that misuse of 'literally' thing annoys me!
Good review anyway!
£240 for the UL Down Jacket and £160 I know top fabrics and fillings cost but I have a Moutain Equipment Xero Sleeping bag with nearly 4 times the amount of Down and lots more fabric and complicated construction yet that retails for "only" £280.
I know Patagonia stuff is good stuff and pricy I have a lot of it I've picke up in sales
dreich not driech.
Elsewhere on the site
Nikwax’s uncompromising environmental ethos has once again been recognised and rewarded by a trusted authority in... Read more
Atom Series: Synthetic insulated mid layers AR: All-Round. Significantly warmer and more protective than a fleece hoody, this... Read more
2014 has been a bumper year for climbing publications. Here's a few of the ones that we have either read, or ones that we... Read more
Hot Aches Productions premiered their latest film Redemption: The James Pearson Story at Kendal Mountain Festival on... Read more
Skiing Baffin’s couloirs has been on my to do list ever since I saw Andrew McLean and Brad Barlage’s inspirational... Read more