Amelia Griffiths

Dec 17, 2023

Top Picks from Pulsar Clothing Range for 2024: A Comprehensive Review

Six of the best reviewed by the Workwear Gurus

  In the vast sea of workwear options, choosing the right clothing is more than a matter of style—it's a strategic decision. The Workwear Gurus, a team steeped in industry knowledge, understand this choice's complexity. From durability to design, from functionality to comfort, each garment is a pact between maker and wearer, promising not just protection but also the confidence to perform tasks at hand. The Gurus, with their seasoned eye for quality, have delved deep into the offerings of 2023/2024, marrying their expertise with genuine customer feedback to unearth the top selections from the Pulsar Clothing Range.

  With an array of choices available, the quest for the ideal workwear can be daunting. Yet, the Gurus have distilled the essence of utility and style, selecting standout pieces that resonate with the demands of the job. These choices, popular among customers and favored by the Gurus, showcase the best of functionality and form. Here, we present our curated insights into the Pulsar Clothing Range, reflecting on the unique features that make each item a worthy contender in the pantheon of workwear.

What's covered in this review?

  • Introduction
  • Best Pulsar Hi Vis
  • Best Pulsar Jacket - pulsar 7-in-1 storm coat
  • Best Pulsar for Rail workers - pulsar rail trousers
  • Best Pulsar Waterproof
  • Best Pulsar Trousers
  • Best Pulsar Coverall - Pulsar Foul weather coverall
  • Our recommendation

Top 6 Best of Pulsar Clothing Range

Best Pulsar Hi Vis

PULSAR PR499 Rail Spec Unlined Hi Vis Waterproof Storm Coat

The PULSAR PR499 Rail Spec Unlined Hi Vis Waterproof Storm Coat stands as a bastion against the harshest weather conditions, ensuring visibility and comfort in demanding work environments. Built with a robust 300 Denier breathable PU-coated polyester, it defies the wind and rain while maintaining a breathable comfort that is essential for long hours outdoors. The YKK® zip with its Velcro storm flap and the innovative underarm ventilation system exemplify the jacket's thoughtful design, allowing for ease of movement and temperature regulation.

  What we liked:
  - The double Velcro storm flap concealing a sturdy YKK® zip ensures waterproof integrity.
 -  Underarm ventilation provides breathability without compromising protection.
 - Elasticated adjustable storm cuffs offer a tailored fit and defense against the elements.
 - The interactive feature with compatible PULSAR® mid layers enhances its versatility.

 Our verdict:
  The PR499 is a high-performance coat tailored for the rigors of railway work. Its compliance with EN ISO 20471 Class 3 and EN343 Class 4:2, alongside the RIS-3279 standard, makes it an indispensable asset for safety and comfort in professional attire.

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£64.99

Best Pulsar Jacket - pulsar 7-in-1 storm coat

PULSAR PR497 Rail Spec Hi Vis 7-in-1 Waterproof Storm Coat

Versatility is at the heart of the PULSAR PR497 Rail Spec Hi Vis 7-in-1 Waterproof Storm Coat. Adaptable to various weather conditions, this garment combines practicality with protection. The neoprene inner cuffs and micro-fleece collar enhance comfort, while the array of pockets, including a water-repellent zipped chest pocket, ensure essential items are within easy reach. The detachable hood and 7-in-1 design offer multiple configurations, making it an all-in-one solution for changing environments.

 What we liked:
 - The 7-in-1 design adapts to a variety of weather conditions and work requirements.
 - Neoprene inner cuffs and a micro-fleece collar ensure comfort in prolonged use.
 - The coat’s high-visibility features and compliance with RIS-3279 make it suitable for rail workers.

 Our verdict:
  The PR497 is a masterclass in adaptability, ensuring that workers are equipped for any weather. Meeting EN ISO 20471 and RIS-3279 standards, it stands out as a comprehensive choice for railway professionals.

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£102.99

Best Pulsar for Rail workers - pulsar rail trousers

PULSAR PR503TRS Rail Spec Hi Vis Waterproof Over Trousers

When the skies open, the PULSAR PR503TRS Rail Spec Hi Vis Waterproof Over Trousers deliver unmatched protection. The design prioritizes visibility with its reflective tape, while the waterproof material and thoughtful features like zip gussets at the ankle enhance functionality. The elasticated waistband and adjustable drawcord ensure a secure and comfortable fit, accommodating a wide range of movements and body types.

  What we liked:
 - Reflective tape maintains high visibility in low-light conditions.
 - Zip gussets at the ankles provide convenience and a secure fit over work boots.
 - A waterproof build ensures functionality and protection in wet conditions.

  Our verdict:
 The PR503TRS trousers are a reliable defense against inclement weather, offering comfort and visibility. Their conformity with EN ISO 20471 Class 2 and EN343 Class 4:4 makes them a solid choice for safety-conscious professionals.

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£35.99

Best Pulsar Waterproof

PULSAR EVO250 Evolution Hi Vis Waterproof Rail Spec Storm Coat

Designed for resilience and visibility, the PULSAR EVO250 Evolution Hi Vis Waterproof Rail Spec Storm Coat is a testament to innovation in workwear. Reflective tape and blue piping ensure visibility, while the thermal comfort and waterproof capabilities keep the wearer protected. The interactive zip feature enhances its functionality, allowing it to be combined with other PULSAR® garments for a comprehensive weatherproof system.

  What we liked:
 - Thermally applied RFX Reflective Tape enhances visibility in low-light conditions.
 - Waterproof and breathable fabric keeps the wearer dry and comfortable.
 - The interactive system allows for combination with other PULSAR® garments, adapting to various climates.

 Our verdict:
  The EVO250 Storm Coat excels in providing high visibility and protection, meeting stringent standards such as EN ISO 20471 Class 3 and RIS-3279. It's a premium choice for professionals seeking a durable and versatile outer layer.

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£110.99

Best Pulsar Trousers

PULSAR P346 Hi Vis Knee Pad Combat Trousers

The PULSAR P346 Hi Vis Knee Pad Combat Trousers blend safety and comfort seamlessly. The Teflon® coating and reinforced construction ensure longevity and resistance to the elements, while the thoughtful addition of knee pad pockets underscores the brand's commitment to comfort and functionality. The secure fastening and elasticated waistband provide a snug fit, essential for active job roles.

  What we liked:
 - The durable Teflon® coating and reinforced stitching offer long-lasting wear.
 - Knee pad pockets cater to comfort during physically demanding tasks.
 - The high visibility reflective tape aligns with EN ISO 20471 Class 2 standards.

 Our verdict:
  The P346 trousers are a robust and practical choice for professionals who prioritize durability and visibility. Their construction and thoughtful features make them a standout in the Pulsar range.

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£26.99

Best Pulsar Coverall - Pulsar Foul weather coverall

PULSAR PR505 Rail Spec Unlined Hi Vis Waterproof Coverall

The PULSAR PR505 Rail Spec Unlined Hi Vis Waterproof Coverall is a comprehensive solution for full-body protection in challenging work environments. The tall leg design and adjustable features ensure a comfortable fit, while the array of pockets and the detachable hood exemplify the coverall's practical design. The waterproof material and safety certifications provide peace of mind for those in hazardous work settings.

  What we liked:
 - The tall leg design and adjustable features ensure comfort and ease of movement.
 - Waterproofing and compliance with EN ISO 20471 Class 3 and RIS-3279 offer robust protection.
 - Interactive zips for liner accommodation enhance the garment’s versatility.

 Our verdict:
  The PR505 Coverall is an all-encompassing garment that delivers on safety, comfort, and utility. It is well-suited for professionals who require full-body protection without compromising on mobility.

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