Verdict: A bombproof jacket that has an almost old-fashioned feel to it, especially as it weighs in close to a kilo. It’s a good price, but the stiff and noisy fabric won’t be everyone’s cup of tea.
Colours: Orange rust, chambray blue
Fabric: Indra three-layer nylon
Main features: Taped seams, roll away hood with volume adjuster and stiffened peak, double storm flap, articulated arms, pit zips, two-way main zip
Women’s version: Crescent
Contact: 01159 882812; www.outdoorscene.com