Stormtech encourages sustainable product care to prolong the lifespan of your garments, while protecting the environment at the same time. These product care instructions below will help you get the best performance out of your garments over the longest period of time possible, all while minimizing your carbon footprint.
|Waterproof Rating (mm)||Water Resistance Provided||Weather Conditions|
|0-1,500mm||Some resistance to rain, but not rainproof||Very light rain|
|1,500-5,000mm||Rainproof, but not under pressure||Light rain, dry snow, no pressure.|
|6,000-10,000mm||Generally rainproof and waterproof under light pressure.||Light rain, average snow, light pressure.|
|11,000-15,000mm||Rainproof and waterproof except under high pressure.||Moderate rain, average snow, light pressure.|
|16,000-20,000mm||Rainproof and waterproof under high pressure.||Heavy rain, wet snow, some pressure.|
|20,000mm+||Rainproof and waterproof under very high pressure.||Heavy rain, wet snow, high pressure.|
Stormtech carries NIKWAX® products that provide cleaning and waterproofing solutions for your PFC-Free and H2Xtreme® gear that are water-based, easy to use, and safe. For more detailed information, please feel free to contact us.