How do you prove Paramo?
How do I proof my Páramo waterproof and water-repellent garments?
- Clean the garment(s) first with Nikwax Tech Wash® in a separate wash cycle.
- Remove all detergent build up from the detergent dispenser.
- Place maximum of 2 clean garments in washing machine.
- Use 100ml of Nikwax TX.
- Run 30°C synthetic cycle and slow spin.
Are Paramo jackets any good?
Nevertheless, Paramo is by far the best outer-layer material I’ve used to date for the outdoors in winter/spring/autumn. I tend to sweat a lot when active, I’ve found that Paramo jackets are by far, the most breathable jacket in managing my personal comfort levels in changeable conditions in autumn/winter/spring.
Does Paramo clothing work?
In terms of outright longevity, we’ve known walkers to still be wearing and using Páramo jackets that are ten years older or more. Provided they are cleaned and reproofed fairly regularly, ideally with Nikwax aftercare products, Páramo say that performance should never degrade.
How do you waterproof a Paramo?
How do I reproof it? Nikwax TX Direct is a wash-in water-based re-proofer which reduces the water absorbency of the outer material and thus recharging the waterproofness of your Paramo waterproofs.
How does Nikwax Analogy work?
What it does: Nikwax Analogy® Fleece, like mammal fur, repels water and actively pushes both liquid water and water vapour away from the body. Fleeces keep you warm by trapping still air between their fibres. Soak a conventional fleece in water and it loses up to 95% of its insulation.
Are Páramo sizes generous?
Paramo do have a reasonably generous sizing/fit compared to some other manufacturers. XL is for a 46″ chest and M is for a 40″ chest. If you are in any doubt a quick visit to your nearest Go Outdoors will confirm which size fits you best.
Where are Páramo clothes made?
Páramo production is based at the Miquelina Foundation in Colombia, which helps socially disadvantaged women build better lives for themselves and their families. Many thousands of women and their families have benefited from Páramo’s involvement during the 25 year partnership.
Where is Páramo clothing made?
Is there anything better than Gore Tex?
Good alternatives to GORE-TEX are also available, such as FUTURELIGHT™ from The North Face, Pertex Shield, and less expensive PU film fabrics like Patagonia’s H2No.
Is there anything better than Gore-Tex?
Does nikwax work on Gore-Tex?
Washing a GORE-TEX, eVent, or any waterproof breathable rain jacket is remarkably simple. Wash in your washing machine with a technical cleaner like Nikwax Tech Wash. If the care label allows, you can tumble dry low, or simply hang dry.
What do you need to know about Paramo guarantee?
Under the Páramo guarantee, any manufacturing fault will be resolved, free of charge, for the garment’s life. To be covered, your garment must be registered or you need a valid proof of purchase. If you are already registered with us, sign in below as a ‘Returning Customer’.
What do you need to register with Paramo?
We guarantee everything we make. Under the Páramo guarantee, any manufacturing fault will be resolved, free of charge, for the garment’s life. To be covered, your garment must be registered or you need a valid proof of purchase. If you are already registered with us, sign in below as a ‘Returning Customer’.
How to contact Paramo clothing in the UK?
As we don’t want you to be without your jacket for longer than is necessary, please email our Customer Services Team on [email protected] or call us on 01892 786444 and we will provide you with an expected start date for the work.
How much does a pack of Paramo cost?
The prices displayed in your pack are the current prices of the goods and the amount you will be charged for each item when submitting your order. All prices on this website are for online purchases only and may differ from the Páramo brand stores or other retail outlets selling Páramo.