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UK diving is freezing no longer

Advantages: flexible, warm, fits well
Disadvantages: costly

After a year of UK diving in a wetsuit and spending a lot of time shivering, not able to feel my fingers and running to the car to sit with the heating on full for a hour, I decided it was time to invest in a drysuit. The main choice in buying a drysuit ...

Chrisheels 09.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Otter Drysuit

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Excellent

Advantages: Great all round membrane suit
Disadvantages: Takes a couple of weeks to get one made

I’ve had an Otter Tech Superskin for two and a half years and have done 125 dives in it now, I bought it solely on recommendations from the internet. The suit was made to measure and cost me 560 ukp, and that included a thinsulate undersuit. It has intern ...

jambo6 16.07.2000 · Read full review
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A Rolls Royce of a drysuit

Advantages: Quality, telescoping trunk, rock boots
Disadvantages: Price

INTRODUCTION When I began diving, I was told that the greatest and most important asset of the cold-water diver was thermal protection. Any lack of this was to be forever cold, wet and miserable. It stands to reason - the UK's waters (inland and offshore ...

wreckferret 13.05.2003 · Read full review
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Review of DUI CLX-450

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Open the Gates on cold water diving

Advantages: Never had any problems with produce at all
Disadvantages: Requires undersuit for insulation

When I decided to get more serious about diving, and dive in Scotland regularly, and not just when I was doing a course, I decided it was time to invest in a drysuit. So, after raking through magazines, and phoning up loads of shops for brochures, I de ...

dalg 26.07.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Gates Pro-TDX 350

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Keeping Dry

Advantages: Good waterprrof suit
Disadvantages: None

I am a keen sailer and I needed a drysuit when i came to the UK, as i wasn't prepared to get cold and wet all the time whilst dinghy sailing. A trip to the local yacht chandlers revealed a host of drysuits, but the one that caught my eye was a "last ...

sbenbow 28.09.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Musto Yachting drysuit

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