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Men's Third Reef Jacket

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$179.00

  • P015126816_YELLOW
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Product Description

It was hard to improve on our perennially best-selling coastal jacket, but our seventh-generation model delivers an improved fabric that is even more waterproof, yet doesn’t sacrifice its outstanding breathability or lightweight comfort. This jacket makes the perfect choice for weekend trips in moderate conditions with its fully lined, fully seam sealed, breathable, 100% water and windproof Oxford nylon outer shell with a Durable Water Repellent (DWR) finish. The articulated hood pod and brushed mesh collar have been improved by adding extra room so when the collar is fully zipped it will allow for the additional bulk of mid layers. Hi-vis, foldaway hood features volume adjuster and one-handed aperture adjusters. Internal layering loops at neck and cuffs. Other additions include cargo pockets that are now angled for easier access, super soft handwarmer pockets are located behind the cargo pockets without zippers for easier use, plus zippered handwarmer pockets have been added at the upper chest to make access easy while wearing a PFD. Internal zip pocket, adjustable cuffs, internal Dartex storm cuff, two-way storm flap with drainage channel, two-way non-corrosive center front zipper and adjustable waist with internal shock cord adjusters. Imported. 

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Specs

Men's Third Reef Jacket

Age Range Adult
Best Use Cold Weather
Rain
Sailing
Wind Protection
Racing
Sun Protection
Care Machine Wash/Air Dry
Features Adjustable Cuffs
Breathable
Quick Dry
Reflective Detail
Waterproof
Windproof
Sunblock Rated
Water Repellent
Fit Regular/Relaxed
Insulation Fully Lined
Material 100% Nylon
Pattern Solid
Sleeve Length Long Sleeve
Style Zip Front
Sunblock Rating Opaque

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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West MarineMens Third Reef Jacket
 
4.4

(based on 40 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (26)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

No Pros

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

No Best Uses
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (27), Yes (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Good enough for my needs

I've had my Third Reef jacket and bibs for several years now and have used them several times for short duration events like showers and thunderstorms. If I have a complaint its that they...Read complete review

I've had my Third Reef jacket and bibs for several years now and have used them several times for short duration events like showers and thunderstorms. If I have a complaint its that they are a bit heavy/warm for a summer squall on the Chesapeake, however that was a choice I made towards more comfort when the temps dropped. That paid off when I recently endured a 15 hour overnight passage in cold rain and spray and remained dry and comfortable through out the night.

I don't know how these foulies would stand up to multiple days of constant rain, spray but for what I paid and for my use I've very happy with my Third Reef Foulies.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

lining disintegrated, not waterproof

lining disintegrated, not waterproof

use for sailing and biking.

like the fit, pockets, sleeve cuffs, hood

lining disintegrated, not waterproof

use for sailing and biking.

like the fit, pockets, sleeve cuffs, hood

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4.0

Good value for the money

By Jeff

from Chicago, IL

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Third Reef Jacket:

Bought the coat on sale. It keeps me warm and dry during rainy days. It can be a bit hot and noisy compared to other comparable jackets.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

Caution with sizing

By Thistle537

from Indianapolis

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Third Reef Jacket:

My new "large" is slightly smaller than my ten year old WM 3rd Reef jacket. We purchased a replacement 3rd Reef for my wife and had the same experience.

Service and delivery comments:

Quick delivery.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

I love it

By Doug

from Tilton nh

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Third Reef Jacket:

Felcrove sleeves

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

No hypothermia here!

By 25yearslater

from Rochester, NY/ Lake Ontario

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Keeps core temperature up during spring sailing.

Cons

  • Higher collar somewhat restrictive.

Best Uses

  • Early spring sailing Lake Ontario.

Comments about Mens Third Reef Jacket:

Bought four sets of bibs and jackets 3 years ago. So far no problems. Sailing Lake Ontario in early spring is inviting problems if not warm and dry. Crew and guests find them comfortable and are amazed at their ability to stop wind chills and keep them dry. With hypothermia a constant threat the gear has to perform in function every time. These do it. With temperature in the low forties and wind chills in the twenties as well as spray it doesn't make sense risk substandard equipment. Couple this with a reasonable price and there are no excuses for missing months of extra sailing considering the season is short enough.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

I am very pleased with this jacket!!!

By Jenny

from Rockland, ME

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Third Reef Jacket:

I looked and looked for the right foul weather gear. I am so happy that this is the one that I ended up with! I love it!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Nothing cheap about this design; mastery in Producing it.

By Freeway

from Carlsbad, CA

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Third Reef Jacket:

This product will stay crisp and pristine in color and appearance under heavy use in harsh weather swings. Would have paid more for another brand; however when I found out who produced it I said why spend more money West Marine relied on a superior co. to manufacture there own product: and thats why I buy there in house brands and thats exceptional.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

great product.

By Bill

from Lawrenceburg IN

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Third Reef Jacket:

very good quality.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Gift

By Walt

from MD

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Third Reef Jacket:

Purchase this as a gift on his birthday he loves it

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
5.0

Jacket blocks wind well, untested in wet weather

By Hurley's next adventure

from Atlanta, GA

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blocks wind
  • high collar to block wind
  • velcro holds extra flaps over zipper

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Coastal cruising
    • lake sailing

    Comments about Mens Third Reef Jacket:

    Have the bright red version of the jacket. The large side pockets are handy for holding anything you can imagine stuffing in them with a large close flap held down with velcro. Instantly putting on the jacket over other layers blocked the wind.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes
     
    5.0

    Third Reef Jacket - Great Buy

    By Marneman

    from Lakewood, WA

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Mens Third Reef Jacket:

    This is a great jacket. It moves well, so I don't feel constrained while wearing it. Really love the interior cuffs...keeps water out, but still gives me an outer cuff that fits more loosely. Very happy with the purchase.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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