Arpenaz Waterproof Rain Poncho 10L Adult Blue

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QUECHUA

Made for to protect occasional hikers and their packs from the rain. .
OUR 1ST PRICE FOR STAYING DRY. For those who want to invest as little as possible in a poncho intended for very occasional use.
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Advantage
WaterproofEVA. 100% waterproof.
CompatibilityInternal volume can shelter a back pack of between 0 and 15 Litres.
Compact designProduct dimensions when packed into cover: L18 x H20 x D2 cm
DurabilityEVA is a resistant material that is unlikely to tear.
Environmental impactNote A - Comparison: men's waterproof jacket- technical info details
Warranty2 Years
Technical Information

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Sizing information
Covering area suitable for a hiker measuring between 126 and 156 cm (157 and 190 cm for the Adult size) carrying a backpack up to 15 litres.
2
Hood
Adjustable by single cord.
3
Easy dressing
Neckline opens with pressure buttons to make it easier to pull on over your head.
4
Storage cover
Independent and drawcord + toggle fastening system. Dimensions: L18 x H20 x D2 cm.
5
Additional recommended products
"Rain-Cut Pant" overtrousers or waterproof leggings for complete protection for the lower legs and provide comprehensive, highly-effective protection from the wind and rain showers.
6
Waterproof garment
Technology: this garment has been subjected to a shower test using 60 litres of water/sqm/hour for 2 hours. This test reproduces the average conditions of a rain shower in the mountains.
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A score for comparing products' environmental impact
The product's environmental impact is calculated across its entire life cycle using different indicators. An ABCDE score is applied to help you easily identify the most environmentally-friendly products when comparing products of the same type (T-shirts, trousers, backpacks). Decathlon is a voluntary supporter of the environmentally-friendly labelling approach. Explanatory video: https://youtu.be/8t63KkRwn_8 sustainability.decathlon.com
characteristic
Weight350 g.

Pack dimensionsL18 x H20 x D2 cm.

Sizeheight from 157 to 190 cm.

Also inheight from 126 to 156 cm.

Coloursnavy blue.
Information / Concept / Technology
Composition
Main fabric : 100.0% Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)

Stockage tips
Make sure it is completely dry before folding and storing in its storage bag for long periods.

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Not a good product
I purchased this in July, came to me in August and in a month all the pasting of hood has come out, cant wear it now, doesn't dry quickly.
Arpenaz Poncho 10L Customer/ User Review
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Used for 2 to 8 weeks
The material quality is good and the poncho is lightweight hence its no hassle to carry it. Although the fitting of the poncho seems to be an issue. The buttons which are used to keep it together are not of a good quality. They come out way too often and hence the poncho opens up from the sides letting the rain get in. A Velcro could be used instead to make sure the poncho stays intact. Would recommend it if the buttons are replaced with a better alternative.
lightweight, waterproof,
buttons
got defective piece
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I got defective piece, and I am not using it because weather is good, i can't exchange this because I don't have time to go there.. But was fix with fevi quick.. So for defective product 1 star...
Very poor quality
Used for 1 week or less
Very poor quality. It is already tearing up after one use. The poncho took a big hole at the slightest touch of my trekking pole. The volume of the poncho is good, and covers a full size backpack,but the because of the poor quality,there isn't much use more Not worth Rs.400.
Volume
Poor quality of the material
Bad product, low quality plastic.
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
for Rs. 400 you can get better product on road side stalls.
within 2 months of use it has already got tiny holes all over the poncho.
none
thin plastic.
Response of the brand
Hi Nitesh,

Thank you for your feedback on the Arpenaz 10L poncho. I am sorry to hear that you found the product disappointing.
The Arpenaz poncho is made of lightweight EVA material and is intended for very occasional use. I suggest you have a look at our complete range of waterproof products should you require a heavy duty fabric. 
http://www.decathlon.in/2519-jackets-softshells

I am available in case you require further information.

Thanks and regards,

Ravindra Charan
Product Trainer & Community Manager-Mountain Sports
Arpenaz Waterproof Rain Poncho
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I had a good experience with it.
Pathetic quality
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Used for 2 to 8 weeks
Got teared in one use only. Never expected such quality from Decathlon product
Decent price
Product quality and design
Response of the brand
Hello Devendra Deshmukh,

Thanks for your feedback on the Poncho Arpenaz 10 litres. I apologize for the inconvenience caused to you because by the strength of the product.

To give a small insight on the product, this product is designed as an extra protection in occasional use during hikes, the fabric is elastic because it is made out of EVA which makes the material more waterproof but elastic also and hence it does not offer strong resistance to snags that can be done by branches, thorns,....

I would request you kindly to visit any of our stores closer to you and get the product exchanged/refunded. At the same time ,if you could let me know your usage, I can suggest an alternative for the same if you are looking for one.

I stay available if you need further assistance.

Sandeep NAIR
poncho can be better if the buttons
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Used for 2 to 8 weeks
only buttons are problem for me otherwise it is ok.
Light weight, small fold.
buttons are not holding the poncho easily detached
Tearable .....
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Used for 3 to 6 months
Last year's poncho [which had cloth type material] was substantially better than this one. This one tears at the slightest tug. I have already gotten 02 replaced but the issue persists. They should re-introduce the one they sold during last year.............
Waterproofing is good
Tears easily.....
Response of the brand
Hi Nitin,

Thank you for your review on the Arpenaz 10L Rain Poncho.
The previous poncho that you had was the Forclaz 200 Poncho made of polyester fabric with PU coating inside and water-repellent treatment outside. The current model you have is an Arpenaz Poncho made of EVA (ethyl vinyl acetate).
The advantage of EVA over Polyester is that EVA is more waterproof compared to Polyester and does not require the water repellent treatment outside (which needs re-applying every 3-4 washes in case of polyester).
However EVA is soft compared to Polyester and therefore cannot be used as extensively.
Though the Poncho you own is an Arpenaz model which is suitable for occasional lowland hiker seeking backup protection from rain but if you feel you require more protection, I suggest you look at our complete range of waterproof jackets and pants. Here is the link for your reference.
 http://www.decathlon.in/2519-jackets-softshells#/gender-man/nature-jacket

Hope this information helps.
Please feel free to get in touch with me in case you have more queries.

Thanks,
Best Regards,


Ravindra Charan
Product Trainer & Community Manager-Mountain Sports
Ponco Blue
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Used for 3 to 6 months
It is very comfortable and useful product even for daily purpose. I really love this Poncho.
Comfortable Design