A water-resistant coat that is used to protect a person from rain, a raincoat have various styles and designs. Some of the popular manufacturers of the garment are the MacKintosh, Burberry and Barbour. Raincoats have various types, which include the trench coat, the Driza-Bone and the waxed jacket. Most manufacturers of modern raincoats use high quality materials when making the garments. Below are the details included in a raincoat size chart.
The Different Sizes of Raincoats
The sizes of children raincoats are 1T, 2T, 3T, 4T, 5T and 6T. The height of 1T is 40.5 centimeters while the width is 35 centimeters. The height of 2T measures 46 centimeters and the width measures 35 centimeters. 3T raincoats have a width of 38 centimeters and a height of 49 centimeters. The heights of 4T and 5T raincoats are 52 centimeters and 55 centimeters while the widths are 38 centimeters and 42 centimeters. Finally, the height of 6T 63 centimeters and the width is 46 centimeters.
The available sizes for youth raincoats are double extra small, extra small, small, medium, large and extra large. The equivalents of double extra small are sizes 3 and 4 while the extra small equivalents are 5 and 6. The equivalents of small are 7 and 8 while the equivalents medium are 10 and 12. The size equivalents of large and extra large are 14 and 16 as well as 18 and 20.
Additional Information and Other Important Details
The popular Mackintosh raincoats are made from rubberized cloth. To make the products more popular, Mackintosh collaborated with international brands including Louis Vuitton and Gucci. Aside from Mackintosh, Gannex is another popular product. Gannex merchandises are worn by Himalayan climbers as well as Antarctic and Arctic explorers.
Another type of raincoat is the waxed jacket. This merchandise uses waxed cotton cloth. The popular companies that make this item are Belstaff, J. Barbour and Sons as well as Puffa. The merchandise can be used in doing exciting activities like hunting, fishing and shooting.
Trench coat is a very popular kind of raincoat. It is made from high quality materials like leather, wool gabardine and cotton drill. To keep the wearer warm during rainy days, the coat has an insulated lining. To attract consumers, some manufacturers use high quality fiber like microfiber to make the coat. Finally, Sou’wester is another type of coat that is used to repel water. The materials used in the coat is flexible and waterproof. Moreover, the raincoat features a neckstrap that protects the neck from strong winds.