You can find the value of water column in the description of the product. The water column indicates how waterproof the fabric is. The higher the value of the water column the more water pressure a jacket can withstand before it soaks through.
Breathable jackets will allow perspiration to escape, without becoming damp and cold. The higher the breathability the better moisture will be transported to the outside.
Softshell jackets are designed for outdoor use as a part of layering system. They can be worn alone or as an insulating layer in a variety of conditions. Softshell jackets are often very breathable and give you a cosy feel.
Buy your softshell jacket and combine it with technical ski socks and a high-quality helmet. to make your ski outfit complete.
Good quality softshell jackets last for a long time if you maintain them properly. SkiWebShop offers a range of products that will help you maintain your sofsthell jacket. We recommend the Nikwax Tech Wash for your softshell jacket. After washing, use the Nikwax Softshell Proof impregnation. This impregnation repels water, snow and dirt.
At SkiWebShop, you can always get professional advice. You are welcome to call us if you are not sure which pants, jacket or skis you should buy. Do you have questions or comments? Please check our Customer Service page. Our staff is ready to help!