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Item ID: 49036

The Nomad jacket is part of the Merlin Explorer collection and brings a refreshing heritage approach to the adventure/touring market. Merlin creates some of the best retro-inspired riding gear out there with no compromise on quality, so it’s only right that this character is present on the Nomad jacket. A true classic aesthetic in the form of a shorter cut waxed cotton blouson, the Nomad is adventure-ready thanks to a bumper-pack of features.

Crafted from a lighter-weight 8oz Cotec tech wax outer (an exclusive Halley Stevensons® and Merlin collaboration), the jacket features a removable 125g thermal liner with an attached Reissa®Active waterproof membrane, ensuring you stay both warm and dry on whatever trails you find yourself on. The Nomad offers unrivalled levels of protection in the way of a pre-fitted 7-piece set of D3O L1 armour, featuring inserts at the elbows, shoulders, back, and chest. This means it's primed for the high levels of protection that a lengthy adventure or tour requires.

With plenty of adjustability for that perfect fit you need for all-ride comfort, and storage pockets for your riding essentials, the Nomad jacket is incredibly versatile, just as at home on the city streets as facing the rigours of a wild adventure. A jacket-to-jean connecting zipper is compatible with Merlin gear, but a euro hoop connector strap is also present so you can universally attach the jacket to your trousers, and prevent it from riding up.

Rugged and ready, oozing with class and heritage, and equipped with everything you need for the open road, the Nomad Explorer Jacket is there for your next adventure.

  • Black
  • Heritage lightweight waterproof adventure jacket
  • Part of the Merlin Explorer Collection
  • 8oz Cotec Halley Stevensons® and Merlin collab tech wax outer
  • Removable 125g thermal liner with Reissa®Active waterproof membrane
  • High qualityYKK®zippers used throughout
  • Merlin-branded snap studs
  • Forearm, bicep, hem and waist adjustment tabs
  • Jacket-to-jean connecting zipper
  • Euro hoop jacket-to-jean connector strap
  • Vents at sleeve, front and back
  • Expanding shoulder panels to improve flexibility
  • Two top patch pockets
  • Two front lower storage pockets
  • Internal storage pockets
  • One arm pocket
  • 7 Piece D3O® L1 armour set included
  • Shoulders, elbows, back, and chest
  • CE Level AA approved

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  • The product must match the exact item we are selling in model, colour and size.
  • Item in question must be in stock with the competitor and available for immediate dispatch.
  • We can only price match genuine approved UK retailers. Please be aware that international orders from the UK will be charged local VAT and import duty where applicable
  • All price matches must be submitted in British Pounds (GBP)
  • Shipping costs will be added at whichever value is higher between Urban Rider and the Competitor to the end destination via an express, recorded service.
    (This is to avoid matching dealers who list low prices with high shipping or those who offer only cheaper, slower, unrecorded delivery services)
  • We are unable to match if the seller does not ship to your location.
  • We reserve the right to withdraw this offer if the price match in question results in the selling value being less than our buying value.
  • A matched price will be valid for 48 hours after acceptance, after which a new price match needs to be requested.
  • Price match requests will be processed within 48 hours during normal working hours Monday and Friday (9-5), we cannot be held responsible for price changes by our competitors before your price match request has been reviewed.
  • A price match can not be used in conjunction with any other offers, vouchers, promotions, sale items or discounts by Urban Rider.
  • Price matches will not be issued retroactively and a price match request will only be validated prior to the customer placing the order.
More Information
MaterialWax Cotton
Armour PocketsElbow, Shoulder, Back, Chest
Armour IncludedElbow, Shoulder, Back, Chest
Removable Thermal LiningYes (full)
Connection ZipperYes
Weather ProtectionWaterproof
SeasonMid-Season, Cold Weather
CertificationCE Level AA
UKCA CertifiedNo

Sizing for the Merlin Nomad Jacket as verified by the Urban Rider team.

Garment Size is the size you add to your basket.

Fits Chest (in) is your chest measurement in inches. Wrap a measuring tape around the fullest part of your chest to verify.

Garment Size S M L XL XXL
Fits Chest (in)
36-37 38-40 41-42 43-44 45-46

Not sure what size to go for? Lay your favourite jacket flat and compare it to our measurements below. Keep in mind that for armoured motorcycle jackets, the external measurements can be a few centimetres bigger than casual equivalents.

Garment Size
Shoulder (cm) 48 50 52 54 55
Chest (cm) 53 56 60 64 66
Sleeve (cm) 63 64 64 65 66
Length (cm) 66 67 68 69 70

urban-rider-size-guide-graphics-jacketSIZE GUIDE

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