Patagonia Men's Nano Puff Jacket

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Patagonia Nano Puff Jacket -
Men's Patagonia Nano Puff Jacket is a lightweight mens puffy jacket spawned from the popular Nano Puff Pullover.
Windproof and water resistant, the Patagonia Nano Puff Jacket has a streamlined, simple design that makes it both a great weather-resistant jacket or an insulating mid-layer.
Highly compressible, this jacket can pack down to practically nothing, and can be stuffed into its own internal chest pocket.
Ultralight ripstop recycled polyester face fabric has a Deluge DWR (durable water repellent) finish that beads away moisture.
60g PrimaLoft polyester insulation boasts a patented microfiber structure that's as warm as down, compressible, breathable, lightweight AND offers superior water repellency.
Two zippered hand-warmer pockets.
Internal pocket that doubles as a stuff sack with a reinforced carabiner clip-in loop.
Elasticized cuff and dual drawcord hem keep cold drafts out and traps heat inside.
Recycled polyester fibers come from used soda bottles, unusable second quality fabrics and worn-out garments.
Recyclable through the Patagonia Common Threads Recycling Program.
All Patagonia Clothing is covered under the Patagonia Ironclad Guarantee for your full satisfaction.
The Patagonia Nano Puff Jacket is a modern, packable classic for the minimalist alpinist or adventurer, and lives up to the warmth provided by a mens puffy jacket twice its size!

Fabric:

  • Drawcord-adjustable drop-tail hem seals in warmth
  • Outer shell constructed of 100% recycled polyester with a Deluge DWR (durable water repellent) finish.
  • Dual-adjusted drawcord hem keeps cold out and heat in
  • Patagonia Nano Puff jacket has a regular fit and hem drawcord
  • Lightweight ripstop recycled polyester shell fabric has a Durable Water Repellent finish; horizontal quilting pattern along side panels uses durable, abrasion-resistant thread
  • Unique quilt pattern holds insulation in place promoting durability and longevity

Insulation:

  • 60g PrimaLoft One insulation provides excellent warmth and compressibility and will continue to insulate even in damp conditions.

Ventilation:

  • Center-front zipper has wicking interior storm flap and zipper garage at chin for next-to-skin comfort

Weather and Wind:

  • Ultralight recycled polyester has a DWR finish to repel water, and wind glides over its slick coating so you stay warm in cold conditions

Zippers:

  • Zippered internal chest pocket doubles as a self-stuff sack with a reinforced carabiner clip-in loop.

Manufactured:

  • Made in Vietnam.
  • Import.

Pockets:

  • Two hand-warming pockets and one chest pocket store small items
  • Jacket stuffs into its chest pocket, and pocket has a loop to hook to your carabiner
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Patagonia Men's Nano Puff Jacket.
Windproof and water-resistant, the full-zip Nano Puff® Jacket is made with warm, incredibly lightweight, highly compressible 60-g PrimaLoft® ONE insulation, and is ideal as an insulating layer or outerwear in cold climates. Take our classic Nano Puff® Pullover, add a full-length zipper for greater all-around ease and, presto, the Nano Puff Jacket - an insulated jacket in spring squalls, a sleek micro-belay parka on chilly rock routes and a thermal midlayer all in one. The wind-blocking, moisture-shedding 100% recycled polyester shell glides effortlessly, worn by itself or as a midlayer. Low-bulk, hydrophobic, highly compressible PrimaLoft® ONE (60-g) insulation traps heat with remarkable efficiency, even when wet. This season we’ve improved the fit with more shaping through the torso and waist, and added a soft, wicking interior storm flap and zipper garage for chin comfort when zipped up. We also resized the classic Nano Puff "brick" quilt pattern, added horizontal quilt lines on the side panels, and used a burly thread for enhanced durability. The jacket stuffs away into an internal zippered chest pocket that has a carabiner clip-in loop. It also has two zippered handwarmer pockets, elasticized cuffs and a dual-adjust drawcord hem to seal out wind and seal in warmth. Lightweight ripstop recycled polyester shell fabric has a Deluge® DWR finish. Lightweight 60-g PrimaLoft® One insulation provides excellent warmth and compressibility. Brick quilting pattern with horizontal quilt lines on side panels uses durable thread for improved abrasion-resistance. Center-front zipper has wicking interior storm flap and zipper garage at chin for next-to-skin comfort. Two zippered handwarmer pockets have clean finished zipper garages; zippered internal chest pocket doubles as a self-stuff sack with a reinforced carabiner clip-in loop. Drawcord-adjustable drop tail hem seals out wind. Fabric: Shell and Lining: 1.4-oz 22-denier 100% recycled polyester with a Deluge® DWR (durable water repellent) finish. Insulation: 60-g PrimaLoft® ONE 100% polyester. Weight: 335 g (11.8 oz).


Christy Sports (2013)

Patagonia Nano Puff Jacket - Men's: Windproof and water-resistant, the full-zip Nano Puff Jacket is made with warm, incredibly lightweight, highly compressible 60-g PrimaLoft ONE insulation. Ideal as an insulating layer or outerwear in cold climates.
Take our classic original Nano Puff Pullover, add a full-length zipper for greater all-around ease and you have the versatile Nano Puff Jacket. It is windproof and weather-resistant enough to wear as an insulated shell in a sudden squall, trim enough to pull on for chilly rock pitches (and still see your footholds) and warm enough for light belay parka duty on quick alpine dashes. The wind-blocking, moisture-shedding 100% recycled polyester shell also glides effortlessly, whether worn as an outer or midlayer. Low-bulk, hydrophobic, highly compressible PrimaLoft ONE (60-g) insulation traps heat with remarkable efficiency, even when wet. It packs down to practically nothing and stuffs into an internal zippered chest pocket that has a carabiner clip-in loop. It also has two zippered handwarmer pockets, elasticized cuffs and a dual-adjust drawcord hem to seal out wind and seal in warmth.
Details.
Ultralight ripstop recycled polyester shell fabric has a Deluge DWR (durable water repellent) finish.
Lightweight 60-g PrimaLoft ONE insulation provides excellent warmth and compressibility.
Unique quilt pattern holds insulation in place for durability.
Zippered Pockets: Two handwarmers, one internal chest pocket (doubles as stuff sack) with a reinforced carabiner clip-in loop.
Dual-adjust drawcord hem seals out wind.
Shell: 1-oz 15-denier 100% recycled polyester. Insulation: 60-g PrimaLoft® ONE 100% polyester (70% recycled). Lining: 1.4-oz 22-denier 100% recycled polyester. Shell and lining have a Deluge® DWR (durable water repellent) finish.
354 g (12.5 oz)
Made in Vietnam.
Material.
Recycled Polyester.
We recycle used soda bottles, unusable second quality fabrics and worn out garments into polyester fibers to produce many of our clothes.
Technology.
The human body uses energy to keep warm. PrimaLoft uses a patented microfiber structure to help the body retain warmth and conserve energy. Available as PrimaLoft ECO or PrimaLoft One.


Moosejaw

The Men's Nano Puff Jacket by Patagonia is an ultra-light jacket durable enough to withstand the chilly temperatures of the year with ease. A unique quilt pattern on this Patagonia jacket holds insulation in place, while two handwarmer pockets keep your precious little hands nice and warm. If you have big hands and are proud of them, I didn't mean to offend you. Really, I apologize.

FEATURES of the Patagonia Men's Nano Puff Jacket.
SPECIFICATIONS of the Patagonia Men's Nano Puff Jacket.

Christy Sports

Patagonia Nano Puff Jacket - Men's:  Windproof and water-resistant, the full-zip Nano Puff Jacket is made with warm, incredibly lightweight, highly compressible 60-g PrimaLoft ONE insulation  The Nano is ideal as an insulating layer under a shell or outerwear in cold climates.  Easily packable piece that could be essential if the weather changes on you quickly.


Backcountry.com

Who likes getting out of sleeping bags in the morning when it's cold out? Nobody, unless you have the Patagonia Men's Nano Puff Insulated Jacket to ease the chill. With the recycled polyester exterior and PrimaLoft One insulation, your top half will feel like you never left your sleeping bag. Wear this Nano as your top layer on chilly backpacking mornings, and layer it under your ski shell for mid-winter storms. When it gets too warm, you can pack it down into its chest pocket and clip it to your pack or harness until you need to get hot and cozy again.


Appalachain Outdoors
The Nano Puff Pullover from Patagonia offers lightweight insulation for your next trip into the great beyond. Featuring 60g of PrimaLoft insulation, the Nano Puff Pullover's shell and lining utilize a DWR finish to help repel dirt and water, so you not only stay drier, you stay warmer. A highly packable insulated pullover, the Nano Puff Pullover is pack- and travel-friendly.
Backcountry Edge

Ideal for everything from backpacking to climbing to around town use, the Patagonia Men’s Nano Puff Jacket delivers lightweight, packable warmth featuring a PrimaLoft synthetic insulation that excels in damp and cold conditions.


Campsaver.com

Patagonia's Nano Puff Jacket features: a unique quilt pattern, dual-adjust drawcord hem, and two zippered handwarmers.


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Keep warm with Patagonia's Nano Puff Jacket.
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Activity:Multisport
Back length:Hip-length
Back length (in.):27.5 inches
Closure:Full Zip
Clothing Fit:Regular Fit
Country of Origin:Vietnam
Fabric:Polyester / polyester blend
Fill Weight:2.1 oz / 60 g
Fit:Regular Fit
Hood:n/a
Insulated:Yes
Insulation:60-g PrimaLoft® ONE 100% polyester
Insulation Material:PrimaLoft One Synthetic (60g)
Insulation Type:Synthetic
Item Weight:11.8 oz
Liner:1.4-oz 22-Denier 100% Recycled Polyester
Lining:1.4 oz, 22 denier 100 percent Recycled Polyester
Material:Shell and Lining: 1.4-oz 22-Denier 100% Recycled Polyester with a Deluge DWR (Durable Water Repellent) Finish
Number of Pockets:2
Packable:Yes
Pockets:Two Zippered Handwarmer Pockets; One Internal Zippered Chest Pocket, Doubles as a Stuff Sack and Has a Carabiner Clip-In Loop
Recommended Use:Alpine Climbing, Snowsports, Winter Hiking and Everyday Wear
Recycled Polyester:We recycle used soda bottles, unusable second quality fabrics and worn out garments into polyester fibers to produce many of our clothes.
Shell:1-oz 15-denier 100% recycled polyester. Insulation
Shell Material:22D Recycled Polyester Ripstop w/ Deluge DWR
Shell and Lining:1.4-oz 22-denier 100% recycled polyester with a Deluge® DWR (durable water repellent) finish. Insulation
Shell fabric:Ripstop recycled polyester
Shell lining fabric:Recycled polyester
Style:Jackets
Technologies:[eFibers, PrimaLoft One, Deluge DWR]
Type:Insulated Jacket
Waterproof:No
Weight:11.8 oz / 334 g
Windproof:Yes
Zippered Pockets:Two handwarmers, one internal chest pocket (doubles as stuff sack) with a reinforced carabiner clip-in loop
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Patagonia Nano Puff Jacket Reviews:

Positive Reviews:

Absolutely excellent piece of gear

I've been putting off getting the Nano Puff for years because I'm cheap and my other jackets were getting the job done with minor sacrifices.
I finally bought it this year and wish I had gotten it years ago.

My two biggest worries were that the material would be fragile and that I would burn up while wearing it as I am extremely warm natured. It turns out that both concerns were unfounded.

The jacket is a lot tougher than I gave it credit for and I can see that I won't need to baby it.
I'm also amazed at how well it handles different temps.I can wear it unzipped when stopped on the trail or running around town even when the temps get into the 50s!
I've also worn it with just a t-shirt for night hikes down to 25 degrees and stayed warm.

I believe my biggest surprise with the Nano Puff was how well it fits me. I'm not a small guy at 5'8" and 200+lbs and yet the jacket allows me enough room to wear a base layer and long sleeve t-shirt under it. It also fits under my rain shell much better than my old fleece jacket.

As a side note I carry a concealed firearm daily and many of the jackets I've tried in the past have fit too snug to do this securely. The Nano Puff is neither too tight nor at all baggy, allowing me to go about my business without having to change my normal habits.

All of this and it packs into a very small package considering the weight and versatility one gains.

I couldn't recommend the Nano Puff more.
the WoodsBum at Rock/Creek Outfitters on 12/12/2011

Found past year's model on a deal for 89$, felt like I was obligated to not pass it up. Very light, compresses and packs fairly small (about the size of a stuffed sandwich size zip-lock bag), and very warm. Took this on a late November day hike in the low 40's, threw it in the pack (32L) for when we stopped for an hour and grilled and drank beer. It was very chilly on our lookout point, but this kept me warm and most importantly, deflected the rigid wind that tortured my friends. Then, I hiked out, mostly downhill, with this on, and was very comfortable. It seemed to be decently breathable as I didn't get swampy-hot (though I wasn't exerting too intensely). Often times I'll throw it on to run an errand because it's so light and easy, anywhere from mid 40's down to 20's. The other day underneath the Nano Puff I had on a t-shirt with a fairly light flannel shirt over it, and I was cozy in the high teens. With a solid fleece underneath... I'd imagine the toastiest goodness.
cheers: comfortable. useability- being so light, warm, and packable, this will go with me on any backpacking/camping trip I go on. Daypack or weekpack, this will squeeze in (or clip on)
gripes: It is a bit boxy/roomy for me (I do have past season model), which makes me wonder if its completely thermally efficient. Also looks a bit droopy and goofy when the waist is synched tight. I am fairly short though, 5'8 170#
I would definitely recommend it, especially if you can get it for a good deal. A great piece to have in your arsenal

evap103408 at Backcountry.com on 12/14/2013

This review is on a 2012 vintage Nano Puff.
This has got to be my my most used insulation layer for my day-to-day, hiking/backpacking adventures. I use the hooded version of this jacket for as a lightweight belay jacket for the mild temperatures of Southern New Mexico. But the jacket version is by far my most used.
This thing is COMFORTABLE! It's roomy fit is a curse to some, but I find it welcoming when lounging around camp in the morning or the campfire in the evening. This would not make a ideal insulation layer for high execration outputs as it's not the most breathable, but works well for that extra kick of warmth when you slow down/stop. Packs up nicely into it's chest pocket and clips onto a harness/pack strap nicely when you get your butt back on the move. It would have to be really freaking cold to need this thing while you're moving! I'd look more into something like a Arc'teryx Atom LT if you need something to insulate while moving due to the increased breathability.
In addition to the impressive warmth of this lightweight puffy, I also find it to be just as impressive at cutting the wind. It's draw cord around the waist works well, and the lightweight nylon shell cuts the breeze quite well. It's also surprisingly durable, but far from "burly".

Justin Hebert at Backcountry.com on 12/04/2013

Nice Jacket, Slightly Odd Fit

The jacket is well made, warm but not too warm, and rejects the wind. The fleece around the top of the main zipper is a nice touch. Defiantly a trimmer cut than in years past. This sort of fit is something I typically seek out, but I'm not sure it's working out for me here? Every aspect of the sizing is great, except the diameter of the hem...it's too small, rides up my hips, and ends up bunching up around my midsection. I've had this same issue with the newer Micro Puff vest. I think Patagonia needs to rethink their hem sizing on jackets that are not stretchy (I have zero issues with my R1 or R2), particularly those labeled 'regular fit'. The jacket has a draw cord at the hem, so if it's a bit too big you've got a solution, but if it's too small you're in trouble. For reference, I'm 140lbs, 5'-11", 32" waist, and bought a size small. I list these measurements in part to point out that in Patagonia land I'm a small on top, medium on the bottom, so the sizing issue may not effect people that typically buy the same size tops & bottoms from Patagonia.
AVDG at Patagonia on 11/28/2013

Pretty darned good

I am an outdoor clothing NUT! Whether fleece, down or artificial I by now have pretty much at least one of everything. Since I travel internationally for my work I seek maximum warmth with minimum weight and easy packability (don't like to check bags.) Up until I bought this jacket down has been my preference, and I still use several down pieces. BUT…I have yet to meet a down vest or jacket that didn't leak hair or feathers at least a little, and this just doesn't work for me in a lot of dress situations. The Nano Puff jacket is the first piece that has not leaked one particle! Also light, packs easily and fairly warm. I use it mainly stand-alone but sometimes in conjunction with a down outer jacket for extra warmth. Only complaint - some stitching starting to unravel after about six months of pretty constant use from the high equator to the Arctic. All in all I'd buy another, especially if it had a bit more Primaloft in it.
Grownup at Patagonia on 12/19/2013

Good Jacket.

Good Jacket - Primarily used for outdoor hiking, snowshoeing, etc. Great weight and packability. On the whole one of the lightest 60g puff insulated jackets on the market.

Fit:
I am 6 foot 1.5 inches tall and 175lbs. For most garments I fit into a size medium in the body but typically need to wear a size large for sleeve length. The same is true for this jacket - I purchased a size Large after trying on the medium. While the sleeves were long enough in the medium with my arms relaxed any reaching forward or above the head resulted in about an inch of exposed wrist/arm which was uncomfortable with the elastic cuffs. The size medium fit well in the body; however, the large is not overly boxy allowing for a down vest to comfortably fit underneath. The length of the large is perfect and doesn't ride up under a pack. If i happen to gain 15 pounds in the next few years the large should still fit.
mikey the guy at REI on 12/12/2013

Already a 'go to' piece!

This is already a 'go to' piece of clothing for me. For temps above 40 degrees it is a great top layer, and an awesome midlayer during colder weather, or when you need a quick warm up when active.

This is the second nano puff i've purchased - the first was the hooded version (Fog color), which I absolutely LOVE as the hood blocks wind and warms me instantly. This jacket is the perfect compliment, when a hood is not practical.

These jackets are designed to fit close to the body for use in mountaineering or climbing. So, if you are looking for more casual use, I would suggest ordering up one size. I'm 6'1" 240lbs, so I ordered the XXL for a looser fit, and so that I can layer underneath.

The black color obviously shows less dirt, and fits in in any environment - admittedly it looks a little bit like a garbage bag, but that's cool by me - it's a great jacket!
Wooglin at SummitHut.com on 12/12/2011

It is slimmer but I like it.

I got a Nano Puff jacket two years ago and have loved it, wearing it for work all day nearly every day and for lots of other stuff too. So I got a new one this year in another color. Thanks, Patagonia for making a new, more mature color (tidal teal) that's not flaming bright! The new fit is definitely slimmer but I'm a skinny guy so I like it. The medium is about two inches slimmer in the waist and chest and a bit slimmer in the upper arms too. I would not recommend medium for anyone with a waist bigger than about 34" (I'm 32). If you're a pretty big guy, the medium might be too snug, though the sleeves are plenty long (I'm 6' 0"). The zippers are improved over the last version and the soft zipper flap at the chin is a nice touch. All in all, the Nano Puff is a great jacket, probably the most versatile I've ever owned.
undo at Patagonia on 09/14/2013

This jacket is warm, packable, breathable, and lightweight. This nano puff jacket has no hood, which lends a more professional look when I wear it to work. I have the same nano puff hoodie jacket and while the hood works and fits well, it just doesnt look as nice (in work setting) as the collar on this jacket.
I have worn this outside of work during hikes, camping, work around the house and it is just the best jacket for everything.
I would recommend this jacket to anyone, and only say that if its raining out, you will likely get wet as it doesnt repel. You will be warm, but the jacket can get wet for sure. Patagonia is a rad company and this is one of the only reviews I have ever written, because I believe in their company.
I wear a 17"x34 shirt and usually buy large tagged shirts and jackets. This jacket is a large and fits me perfectly.
Enjoy!

gonzo de costarica at Backcountry.com on 12/05/2013

Great Jacket with caution

First off, I love this jacket. I had my eye on it for a year and finally the hints gave way to a gift. This jacket is extremely comfortable and light. I have replaced my fleece with this jacket and love that it does not feel bulky in the slightest bit. I use it for day hiking/camping and general around town activities. The only drawback I have seen is it's durability. It is obvious it was designed for occasional use and not daily wear. The stitching is questionable and after only 2 months of wear the stitching is giving in some areas. I'll admit I have used it daily as my go to jacket but the stitching could be stronger. use with caution and enjoy. Again, I love the jacket and recommend it but use it carefully for it to last.
Slowpoke Keith at Rock/Creek Outfitters on 03/03/2012

Negative Reviews:

Please bring back the old cut!

I somehow managed to burn a few small holes in my jacket while sitting around a campfire. I was bummed enough knowing that I had to replace my favorite jacket, but I was even more disappointed when I realized that I couldn't. The size S used to fit me perfectly, but when I walked into the store I soon found out that it's now way too snug. The M is too big, so I seem to be be between sizes now. It's a shame because I used to use the jacket as both a base layer when skiing and a light shell for around town, and now I can't find anything to properly replace it. Please bring back the old cut!
Sportlandia at Patagonia on 10/14/2013

New sizing changes are terrible

I bought my first Nano Puff Jacket in 2010, and for the past few years it has been my favorite lightweight jacket. But it had started to show wear and tear, so I ordered a new one online in the same size, medium. The new jacket arrived, and it was so snug I could barely zip it up. Fortunately, I live near the outlet store in Freeport, Maine, and went immediately to swap it out for a large. But the sleeves on the large were so long, they covered my hands. I ended up getting a refund. Please go back to the old sizing, and bring back my favorite jacket!
MaineScott at Patagonia on 08/03/2013

Bummed

The new cut has ruined what was the best jacket I've ever owned. I had to hunt around online to find the original version to replace my well worn friend. If your on the short side the new cut jacket will hug your butt like tidy whiteys if you attempt to wear it long. If you pull it up off of your butt the belly bulges out like you're trying to smuggle a picnic into the movies. Go back to the original...you broke what didn't need fixing.
FrankieB at Patagonia on 10/02/2013

Great but Low Quality

I am a big fan of Patagonia gear and the Puff is a great jacket that I have really enjoyed for the most part - warm, lightweight, great for travelling etc... I have been really disappointed though in the quality. After only a few months the threads/stitching in the jacket started coming out. :(
Vagabond at Patagonia on 10/29/2013

new cut is way off the mark

Patagonia should let people know in the description that the jacket has been dramatically changed. It's like a man corset. There is going to be alot of returns. Please bring back the old nano puff!
dean16 at Patagonia on 08/25/2013

Neutral Reviews:

I own a previous-season (2012/2013) Nano Puff and love that jacket to death. I wear it constantly, whether it's around town or skiing and hiking. I love it so much I decided to get a second.
Unfortunately, while much of the newer model (2013/2014) Nano Puff is the same or improved--the shell material feels better, the quilting is improved over the old model, and the zippers are nicer than the last-season model--the sizing on the new model has changed quite a bit. It's longer (which is great!) but the silhouette is significantly slimmer than the old model. To wit: I'm 6' and 185lbs. and a medium in the old jacket fits me great--enough room for a fleece underneath, but slim enough to wear a shell on top for those heavy rain/snow days. The new jacket in a medium is super tight, particularly in the chest but throughout the torso as a whole. It fails the jacket fit test (bear hug yourself and see if the jacket feels really tight or pulls in the chest, back, or arms to make sure a jacket gives you enough mobility) for me while the old one passed with flying colors. The large is still way too large.
You listening, Patagonia? Bring back the old pattern for the Nano Puff! I'll buy three!

lucp706866 at Backcountry.com on 02/04/2014

Disappointed by the new cut.

Count me as another owner of a previous-gen Nano Puff let down by the new garment. The new Nano is in many ways a much better jacket—the shell fabric feels better, zippers are slightly better than the old model, and the quilting is improved (particularly on the sides of the body). The problem is the new fit. The new Nano runs SIGNIFICANTLY smaller than the old model. A size medium in the old pattern fit me (6', 185 lbs.) very well—close enough to use under other layers with enough room for a thin fleece underneath—but the new one is so tight in the chest it's tough to do the classic jacket fit test of hugging my arms in front of me. The size large is entirely too big on me, so now I'm between sizes. Bring back the old pattern, Patagonia!
LucasA at Patagonia on 02/04/2014

The new cut doesn't cut it

Like others, I preferred the cut of the previous (2012?) Nano Puff. This year it seems designers designed to monkey with a good thing. I'd like to see the metrics that warranted this change. The cut seems much narrower through the torso. This wasn't problematic for me except where the jacket extended beyond my waist.
I agree with the other post. Bring back the old cut.
In addition, would it hurt to have the same color choices between both the 1/4 zip and the full zip?
blueness at Patagonia on 02/10/2014

M's Nano Puff

This is a great jacket and I've had one for years. It is warm and fits perfectly, stands up to light rain and blocks wind well. The external stiching however is a total train wreck. I'm actually thinking about sending it back. The stiching snags on everything and pulls out, then looks ratty. I need a jacket just like this that will not be damaged so easily.....perhaps RF weld the seams in the future? Dunno?
flyingfrog07 at Patagonia on 01/14/2014

temperature range

Overall nice jacket, good fit, would have liked the length a little longer. The jacket did not breath well enough for me, when warm out, it felt like a plastic bag, when cold it did not keep me warm. i felt thisn garment had a very narrow temperature range.
BubbleBoy at Patagonia on 11/14/2013

Lightweight

Purchased this in hopes it would be less boxy than the down sweater. It was but for athletic pursuits I need longer sleeves and this didnt cut it. A beautiful piece of equipment, but not nearly as warm as the down.
ColonelKurtz at Patagonia on 01/11/2014