Men's down jacket - MT500 - Brown

£59.99

Our team of enthusiasts designed this down jacket for cold weather (down to -10°C).

Thanks to its down and feather filling (RDS* certified), this warm and compressible down jacket saves space and weight in your bag and keeps you warm.

Color: BROWN / BLACK
Size: size guide

Quantity:

Product benefits

Warmth

Comfortable between 0°C and -10°C. RDS down with a filling power of 660 CUIN

Compact design

Easily packs into its storage bag

Water repellent

Surface-treated outer fabric to prevent water from getting in

Pockets

2 hand pockets & 1 chest pocket with a zip to keep your belongings safe

Weight

This down jacket weighs approximately 430g in size L.

Technical information

How warm is this padded jacket?

This padded jacket, worn as a 3rd layer, has been certified for an active comfort temperature of -10°C during a standardised test in a thermal chamber.
The model is wearing a synthetic long-sleeved T-shirt and a light fleece underneath. It works with a simulated 5 km/h wind.

We have also tested this model in "static" mode; the comfort temperature is 0°C in this case.

The advantages of a duck down and feather filling

The filling power of down has 3 advantages for mountain sports:
- Thermal insulation thanks to the air trapped in the down and feathers
- Ultra low weight: down is lighter than synthetic wadding while offering the same degree of warmth. This saves even more weight in your backpack
- Ultra-compressible

How to measure the fill power of a down and feather wadding?

The fill power is a measure of the down's thermal insulation capacity and its potential to "trap" air. It is expressed in CUIN (cubic inches).
So, down with a higher fill power (higher CUIN number) will occupy more space, trap more air and provide greater thermal insulation.

For this down jacket with its 85% down/15% feathers filling, the fill power is guaranteed to be 660 CUIN or more (European standard).

What is RDS certification?

RDS or “Responsible Down Standard” is a worldwide certification issued by an independent organisation to volunteer brands.
This standard enables us to guarantee the origin of the feathers in accordance with our commitment to use responsible materials. Our suppliers commit to using only feathers from geese and ducks raised for their meat and slaughtered before down and feathers are collected.
To find out more: https://www.forclaz.co.uk/what-is-rds-certification

Weight of the filling

XS: 145 g
S: 153 g
M: 160 g
L: 169 g
XL: 178 g: 187 g
XXXL: 198 g

How to care for a down jacket?

The down jacket can be worn throughout the winter and will certainly need to be washed. Follow our guidance by copying the link below:
https://www.forclaz.co.uk/how-should-i-look-after-my-down-jacket

In summary:
1/ machine wash, 30°, with 2 or 3 tennis balls. Gentle spin cycle.
2/ tumble dry with 2 or 3 tennis balls, and repeat 2 or 3 times until it is completely dry.

HOW TO REPAIR YOUR FLEECE?

A tear on a padded jacket can happen when trekking! The good news is that it can be repaired so the tear doesn’t get any bigger or to stop the feathers from escaping.

Don't you feel at ease carrying out this repair yourself? Don't worry! Our in-store Decathlon workshops offer a repair service to mend your padded jacket using a heat-bonded patch.

Water-repellent property of component (not to be confused with waterproofing)

The water repellent property of a fabric is its ability to make water run off its surface without absorbing it.
This prevents the fabric from swelling, and keeps it lightweight and warm.
The material of this down jacket is water-repellent; we recommend wearing a waterproof jacket over it in the event of prolonged exposure to rain.

The fabric is made water-repellent by treating its outer surface, however this property may deteriorate with use.

We recommend that you restore it after each wash.

How to restore the water-repellent properties?

Once you have cleaned your padded jacket, we recommend you use a water-repellent reactivator spray to preserve the hydrophobic properties of the outer fabric.

A score for comparing products' environmental impact

The environmental impact of the product is calculated based on its entire life cycle and using different indicators. A general score from A to E is provided to help you easily identify the most eco-friendly products by comparing products of the same type (T-shirts, trousers, backpacks, etc).
Decathlon is committed to displaying this environmental information. For more info: http://sustainability.decathlon.com/

Warranty

2 years

Weight

S : 0.436 kg
M : 0.446 kg
L : 0.43 kg
XL : 0.514 kg
2XL : 0.53 kg
3XL : 0.546 kg

Product concept & technology

Product Composition

Padding 85% Grey Duck Down, 15% Grey Duck Feather Lining 100% Polyamide Main fabric 100% Polyester

STOCK ADVICE

Store on a hanger in a clean, dry place
Do not store folded in its pouch

User Directions

Not suitable for mountain hiking in rainy weather

Maintenance advice

Machine wash - 30° max - normal

Do not bleach

Tumble dry - low heat

Do not iron

Do not dry-clean

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Men's down jacket - MT500 - Brown
Men's down jacket - MT500 - Brown
Men's down jacket - MT500 - Brown
Men's down jacket - MT500 - Brown

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Environmental Impact

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The carbon footprint of this product is:
17.88 kg CO2e
1 kg of CO2e represents 5km in a petrol car (according to the Base Carbone© of ADEME)
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The environmental note of this product is: C
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What is the environmental note? Overall environmental score for this product in comparison to others in the same category. It is calculated based on its impact on the environment (air and water emissions, greenhouse gas emissions, depletion of natural resources) at each stage of its life cycle, according to a system managed by ADEME. Find out more