Where is StormLine made?

Our Team’s Rain Jacket Picks

Where is StormLine made?

New Zealand
Based in New Zealand, Stormline has produced equipment that has been tested all over the world in some of the harshest weather conditions. This has helped us continually improve and develop our products to manufacture an increasingly high standard of equipment.

What is the best wet weather gear?

Our Team’s Rain Jacket Picks

  • Best Overall Rain Jacket: Patagonia Torrentshell 3L.
  • Best Performance Rain Jacket: Arc’teryx Zeta SL.
  • Best Budget Rain Jacket: REI Co-op Rainier.
  • Best Stretchy Rain Jacket: Black Diamond StormLine Stretch.
  • Best Ultralight/Emergency Rain Jacket: Outdoor Research Helium.

What kind of rain gear do they wear on deadliest catch?

Grundéns protective clothing
Rainwear with authentic rugged quality! Grundéns protective clothing is best known for its rugged performance within the commercial marine industry. As seen on the popular reality show “Deadliest Catch”, the men and women who have one of the riskiest jobs in the world use Grundéns gear.

What do you call a fisherman’s jacket?

This accidentally yellow rainwear, synonymous to the first fishermen, was known as oilskins or ‘slickers’. Years passed, however, and the impracticality of the fishermen’s linseed covered capes became more and more apparent.

Is Gore-Tex 100 percent waterproof?

GORE-TEX INFINIUM™ and GORE-TEX INFINIUM™ WINDSTOPPER® garments are designed to keep light rain and snow out. Which means that, yep, some GORE-TEX INFINIUM™ products are even water resistant.

Is Gore-Tex the best waterproof?

There are lots of upsides to Gore-Tex: it’s extremely waterproof and breathable, they require that any garment made using its fabric has taped seams and they offer a lifetime guarantee for their products regardless of who made them.

How do Alaskan fishermen stay warm?

Their stuff is absolutely bulletproof (there’s a reason all those Bering Sea crabbers wear their gear). Another impressive choice is the Strykr jacket & bibs from STORMR, which feature unique Neoprene Core Technology. The result is outerwear that is waterproof, windproof and also has positive buoyancy.

Where is Grundens from?

Our story begins in 1911 at the coastal village of Grundsund, on the stormy Swedish West coast, where Carl A. Grundén, the son of a North Sea fisherman, started producing oiled garments commonly known as oilskins.

Why are most raincoats yellow?

The History of Yellow Raincoats In the heavy and dark rainfall, it’s very hard to see other members, so by wearing “yellow” (a color that can be used to highlight), truly helps to spot others in the gloomy setting.

What is nautical clothing?

Nautical style is all about fabrics and cuts that are fresh, comfortable and natural, so it has a sure place in the wardrobe of every fashionista: it always works, it always looks good, and there’s always a good excuse to wear it. And it suits both men and women.

What are the disadvantages of Gore Tex?

One drawback of GORE-TEX is that you need to keep it clean to keep it waterproof—and clean it properly. Over time, as perspiration from your body escapes out through the material, it can cause a buildup of surfactants (detergent-like chemicals) that reduces the effectiveness of the waterproofing.

Does Goretex need Reproofing?

Waterproofing a Gore-Tex Jacket will eventually be required because despite the inner layer being a breathable waterproof membrane, the outer layer (shell) of the jacket will lose its waterproofing, soak up water and stay wet, blocking the effect of the Gore Tex.

Why buy stormline gear?

The ocean is a demanding place to work and your gear is the difference between getting the job done right or struggling through. Don’t sell yourself short. Stormline gear has protected marine professionals from the harshest weather for more than 50 years. We know you’ve got work to do.

Who is stormline?

Stormline was founded in 1966 and manufactures a variety of professional rain gear and recreational wet weather gear. As a family-owned business, Stormline was established with traditional values and an emphasis on quality and innovation.

Do you sell yourself short with stormline?

Don’t sell yourself short. Stormline gear has protected marine professionals from the harshest weather for more than 50 years. We know you’ve got work to do. Our gear lets you do it.

Why choose stormline’s marine range?

Our marine range also comes in a variety of styles meaning you can find a waterproof jacket which suits you. With other gear also made from waterproof fabric, you’ll have no trouble staying dry with Stormline’s range of waterproofs. Enjoy complete protection from plenty of options, each of which will help you get the job done without issue.