Using a super breathable 20 Denier PERTEX® Shield+ 2.5 layer fabric, the Montane Minimus Stretch Jacket is a lightweight and packable waterproof jacket with taped seams and added stretch to allow for dynamic body movement and enhanced comfort when moving fast in the mountains.
Washing and caring for waterproof jackets, clothing & equipment can be a challenging task. It's the worry of completely ruining your jacket. We at Montane are asked "how do I wash my Montane waterproof jacket?". The answer is simple, stick to a few basic rules/tasks washing your waterproof jackets and clothing, including GORE-TEX® and it can be a safe and stress free thing to do.
Please refer to the sections below for specific waterproof fabric information. If you are unsure which fabric your garment is made from, please either look for the fabric logo on the sleeve.
Before washing your waterproof jacket, zip the front closure, pockets and pit zips completely, and fasten all flaps and straps.
How do I wash my Montane GORE-TEX waterproof Jacket?
Machine wash on a warm cycle (40º C) using a small amount of liquid detergent. Rinse twice, minimise spinning to reduce creasing. Do not use powder detergents or any products that contain fabric softeners, conditioners, stain removers or bleach as they will affect garment performance. Do not wash with heavily soiled clothing. Do not use chlorine bleach.
A superb waterproof jacket for your adventures!