@speakingquitefrankly out of curiosity, what is your more lightweight, and durable option?   I'd like to stay away from DWR gear.  I have found both of these as viable, 7 Oz. options:

https://lightheartgear.com/collections/rain-gear/products/rain-jackets-polyester

https://antigravitygear.com/shop/product-category/ultralight-backpacking-rain-jacket-with-pit-zips/

 

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