Is a waxed jacket waterproof?
Yes a waxed jacket should be waterproof at the time of purchase and providing it is appropriately cared for, i.e. re waxed when necessary it will retail its water repellent properties. If the jacket is allowed to dry out or is not cared for appropriately then it may not be waterproof. Please see the care booklet supplied with your jacket or contact Barbour direct for further information – Tel: 0191 455 4444.