Are Snugpak jackets any good?

Are Snugpak jackets any good?

That said, its reassuringly sturdy and solidly filled. Snugpak rates it nominally for use down to -5˚C for ‘normal’ users or -10˚C for those who are ‘used to Extreme Conditions’. That’s all quite subjective, but it’s definitely a warm jacket that copes fine down to moderate sub-zero temperatures.

Is Snugpak waterproof?

The Snugpak® Dri-Sak™ creates an enclosed 100% waterproof environment for essential equipment, and is made from a lightweight nylon fabric; additional D-rings allow the Dri-Sak™ to be clipped together, or secured vertically/horizontally in your pack to minimise movement when moving over difficult and dangerous terrain.

Does Snugpak have a factory shop?

Snugpak have a dedicated workforce at our West Yorkshire factory in the North of England, where specialists are trained to use state of the art machinery and traditional sewing techniques to bring our ideas to life. All items are manufactured to the highest quality standards.

Where is Snugpak made?

UK Made Clothing | Snugpak.

Is Snugpak a British brand?

Meet the British outdoor brand that’s been providing reliable kit for 40 years. They hold the world record for building the world’s largest sleeping bag, they provide outdoor kit for the UK’s Navy Skeleton team, and they’ve been manufacturing reliable outdoor gear for the last 40 years. But who are they? Enter Snugpak.

What sleeping bags do special forces use?

The Special Forces 1 Sleeping Bag is one of Snugpak’s best-selling sleeping bags to various military forces around the world. It has a quick release center zip to allow the user to get out of the bag in a hurry if need be.

Where is Snugpak manufactured?

Snugpak’s Softie range was first introduced in 1988 and is still manufactured in the West Yorkshire town of Silsden. The company is one of the few that still manufacture sleeping bags in Europe, and each Softie now has a ‘made in Yorkshire’ logo.

What sleeping bag does the British army use?

The 90 pattern Arctic issue sleeping bag as used by British forces in cold climates, rated to a max of -10 degrees Celsius which means this bag will keep you warm and toastie with ease. Mummy style hood with drawstring cord, base of the bag has a foot box which means you can sleep inside the bag with boots on.

How do Marines clean their sleep system?

Wash the bag in warm water on a gentle cycle. Or follow the bag maker’s instructions. Rinse at least twice to thoroughly remove the cleaning agent. If the nylon bag is pooling water or feels spongy, put it through another rinse cycle.

Who makes the USMC sleeping bag?

USMC 3 Season Sleep System. Carefully designed in conjunction with the United States Marine Corps. This cutting-edge sleep system is expertly crafted with the highest quality materials inside and out.

What is the warmest sleeping bag made?

The warmest sleeping bag on the planet, the Snowy Owl has been the bag of choice for polar expeditions since its inception. Our fully contoured design maintains full and even loft of the 900+ fill down in the head and shoulder regions.