Patagonia Reversible Snap-Zip Jacket

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Let me first say that i think Patagonia has gotten…

Rating: rated 3 of 5 stars
Fabric: thin nylon outer shell.
Fill: fluffy fleece
Price Paid: $150

Let me first say that i think Patagonia has gotten lackadaisical with their jacket design. The Snap Zip Jacket is very warm, and light weight, which I love. But, the sleeve holes around the wrists are much too large and the sleeves just slide down over your hands unless you consciously/constantly keep your hand wide open to prevent this from happening. It's very uncomfortable and annoying.

I can't believe Patagonia mass produced millions of jackets that have this annoying, easily detectable design fly. I also bought the zip front regular fleece with the pocket on the front, and it too has this same problem, but also has a few other problems. The synchilla zip front fleece is not roomy enough in the shoulders and is too roomy around the waist, to the point where wind just goes straight up the front and is uncomfortable.

My older Patagonia jackets were designed much better, I think this brand is going downhill fast. I don't think the design people are even trying on this stuff before they approve it and send it off for mass production. If they don't get their act together quick, I will stop buying their products.

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Very warm jacket...I did not use the reversible function…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Price Paid: $175

Very warm jacket...I did not use the reversible function because the zipper is on the wrong side when you do.

My only complaints are: this thing runs big!!! I wear a medium in all my Patagonia stuff...sz small in this garment and it's not even close...medium was down over my hips and shoulders.

I have had a lot of recycled fleece items from Patagonia and this is the first one where the recycled fleece "really" looked recycled...almost like it had been washed a bunch of times.

Add to my complaints that the factory store in Seattle did not carry the item and I had to order without a try on...ended up return the Medium.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Patagonia's Reversible Snap-Zip jacket comes with thick polyester pile on one side and, on the other, smooth, DWR-treated recycled polyester for wind- and weather-resistance - reverse at will to suit your mood or the climate. The stand-up collar has a snap placket, Y-Joint sleeves provide freedom of movement, and an on-seam snap chest pocket on either side gives you stowage options.

- Mountain Gear

Patagonia Mens Reversible Snap-Zip Jacket - A full-zip version of the reversible Snap-T, with thick Retro Pile on one side and smooth, DWR (durable water repellent)-treated polyester on the other Smooth front polyester fabric reverses to thick pile fleece | Snap-through stand-up collar with snap-front placket | Y-joint sleeves | On-seam snap chest pocket on both polyester and pile sides This full-zip version of our reversible Snap-T comes with thick polyester pile (86% recycled) on one side and, on the other, smooth, DWR (durable water repellent) treated 100% recycled polyester for wind- and weather-resistance. The stand-up collar has a snap placket; Y-Joint sleeves provide freedom of movement. With on-seam snap chest pockets on both sides. Recyclable through the Common Threads Recycling Program. Shell: 2.3-oz 100% recycled polyester with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish. Reversible Fleece Interior: 7.5-oz polyester (86% recycled) pile. Recyclable through the Common Threads Recycling Program

- Massey's Outfitters

The Men's Reversible Snap-Zip Jacket by Patagonia is a full-zip version of the reversible Snap-T, with thick retro pile on one side and smooth, DWR (durable water repellent)-treated polyester on the other. This full-zip version of our reversible Snap-T comes with thick polyester pile (86% recycled) on one side and, on the other, smooth, DWR (durable water repellent) treated 100% recycled polyester for wind- and weather-resistance. The stand-up collar has a snap placket; Y-Joint sleeves provide freedom of movement. With an on-seam snap chest pocket on either side. Reversible, of course, to match your moods. Recyclable through the Common Threads Recycling Program.

- RockCreek

This full-zip version of our reversible Snap-T(R) Pullover comes with thick polyester pile (86% recycled) on one side and, on the other, smooth, DWR (durable water repellent) treated 100% recycled polyester for wind- and weather-resistance. The stand-up collar has a snap placket; Y-Joint? sleeves provide freedom of movement. With an on-seam snap chest pocket on either side. Reversible, of course, to match your moods. Recyclable through the Common Threads Recycling Program.

- Patagonia.com

This full-zip version of the Patagonia reversible Snap-T(R) the Patagonia Reversilbe Snap-Zip Jacket for Men comes with thick polyester pile (86% recycled) on one side and, on the other, smooth, DWR (durable water repellent) treated 100% recycled polyester for wind- and weather-resistance. The stand-up collar has a snap placket; Y-Joint(TM) sleeves provide freedom of movement. With on-seam snap chest pockets on both sides.

- Altrec Outdoors

Patagonia Men's Reversible Snap-Zip Jacket

Discontinued

The Men's Reversible Snap-Zip Jacket has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$78.75 - $175.00

The Patagonia Men's Reversible Snap-Zip Jacket is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen January 15, 2013 at Mountain Gear.

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