Is Isotex the same as Gore Tex?

Gore tex technology is very expensive so Regatta created a similar lower cost technology called IsoTex offered in affordable prices. This guide tells you everything you need to know about IsoTex technology.

What does ared 20/20 mean?

Ared 20/20 is our newest fabric technology which combines 20,000 hydrostatic head with 20,000 breathability. TECHNOLOGIES – ARED2020.

Is Isotex waterproof?

Isotex Stretch fabrics are waterproof, breathable and windproof; the hydrophilic breathable system allows inner moisture vapour to escape. Designed to keep you dry and comfortable outdoors whilst the active t stretch yarns give greater comfort and movement.

What does Isotex mean?

waterproof, windproof and breathable
What is Isotex? Isotex is waterproof, windproof and breathable. It’s our main form of waterproof protection applied to our waterproof jackets, waterproof trousers and walking footwear.

Are Regatta jackets any good?

Regatta stuff is aimed at the lower to middle end of the market, yes, but I’ve always found it to be well made and long lasting. The fabrics might not be quite as high performing as some, in terms of breathability etc, but they always seem durable.

Is Gore-Tex better than Hydroshell?

No lining in mine and a “proper” hood. In reply to no_more_scotch_eggs: The main difference between a membrane layer like goretex or event, and a PU coated material like AQ2 or Hydroshell is longevity. The latter are a nylon face fabric with a waterproof coating essentially painted on.

How good is 20000 mm waterproof?

The waterproof and breathability ratings you need will depend on the conditions and the activity that you are doing….Should I just go for the highest rating?

Waterproof Rating (mm) Level of Water Resistance
11,000-15,000mm Normal resistance
16,000-20,000mm High resistance
20,000mm + Highest resistance

What is 20K waterproof rating?

Waterproof/Breathability Ratings Higher numbers mean more water resistant fabric. A fabric rated 20k for waterproofness resists approximately 66 feet of liquid stacked up in that 1-inch square tube before any seepage begins.

Is 10000 mm waterproof rating good?

10,000mm – 15,000mm: A jacket in this range will withstand most downpours as well as heavy snow, but will soak through over time if subjected to pressure, such as crashing in wet snow, kneeling or sitting down, or a heavy pack.

Is Regatta big or small fitting?

I know from previous experience Regatta coats run small so ordered size bigger than I normally wear and just as well as even so there is little wiggle room with a jumper underneath. Still, it is a lovely warm coat and with a hood will be perfect for winter.

Is Regatta true to size?

Our garments will vary in actual size as we allow for ease of fabric over the body. Measure your body accurately to determine what size clothes you would be best to buy.

What is Jack Wolfskin Texapore?

TEXAPORE is JACK WOLFSKIN’s weather protection technology. TEXAPORE materials are always waterproof, windproof and breathable. TEXAPORE materials feature a sturdy combination of upper material and a weatherproof layer. This weatherproof layer may be a microporous coating, a non-porous membrane or a combination of both.

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