Montane Superfly Jacket

Discussion in 'Weapons, Equipment & Rations' started by Vaughany, Aug 26, 2009.

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  1. I'm after a new Outdoor jacket and was looking at the Montane Superfly E-Vent. has anyone had any experience with this jacket?.... If so, opinions please.
     
  2. Got the Superfly XT which has slightly thicker fabric in some areas..
    I've had a few waterproofs over the years and this is probably the best.
    E-vent out performs Gore-tex for breathability, but needs to be kept clean to work at its best.
    I am a big sweaty mess on the hill, and had thought that the fabric hadn't been made that could cope with the amount of liquid I produce. This comes very close.
    There is some suggestion that e-vent may not be as hard wearing, but I haven't had mine long, so can't comment on that.

    We use Montane kit at work because its good stuff.
    I also know a lot of people involved in Mountain Rescue that use it, myself included.