Category Archives for "Wetsuit Advice"

Why Does a Wetsuit Stink?

Why Does a Wetsuit Stink?

You might expect that one of the most asked questions among those who take part in water sports and wear a wetsuit, might be ‘What are the best places to surf?’ or ‘Where’s are the top scuba diving locations?’ Unfortunately, you’d be wrong. Instead, that question is the rather more mundane and down to earth: […]

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Can Wetsuits Be Altered?

Can Wetsuits Be Altered?

When you buy normal items of clothing like a pair of trousers, a skirt, or a suit, you do so in the knowledge that if it should ever need to be altered it can be done so relatively easily. These alterations can be done by yourself or whoever in your home is a dab hand […]

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What Is Neoprene? How Is It Made?

What Is Neoprene? How Is It Made?

If you participate in, and enjoy water sports such as scuba diving, rafting or surfing, it is more than likely that you will have heard of neoprene, especially if you wear a wetsuit while taking part in any of these activities. What is neoprene exactly? Neoprene has been the main material used in the manufacture […]

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History of The Wetsuit

History of The Wetsuit

Our relationship with the seas goes back to the earliest days of human existence. Moving from one place to another, or depending on the sea’s bounty for sustenance, man has had a relationship with the sea. Whether for this reason, or because the water on our planet offers so much in terms of travel, food, […]

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How to Select the Right Wetsuit Thickness

How to Select the Right Wetsuit Thickness

When you are first getting into scuba diving, there is a lot of information thrown at you, and it can get overwhelming. One of the biggest problems for beginners is how to select the right wetsuit size. Finding the right size can be quite challenging for beginners, and in many instances, they end up getting wetsuits that are too large. Obviously, a suit that is a bit on the large side is going to feel comfortable, but it isn’t going to do its intended job of keeping you warm. In this article, we are going to take a look at the things you need to think about in order to choose the proper wetsuit size. Let’s get started.

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How to Dry a Wetsuit

How to Dry a Wetsuit

If it is not properly dried, it can develop mold and fungus, as well as some smells that are not so nice. Today we are going to talk about how to dry your wetsuit properly, as well as how to keep it clean between dives. Let’s get started.

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How to Select a Wetsuit Size

How to Select a Wetsuit Size 1

Obviously, a suit that is a bit on the large side is going to feel comfortable, but it isn’t going to do its intended job of keeping you warm. In this article, we are going to take a look at the things you need to think about in order to choose the proper wetsuit size. Let’s get started.

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Scuba Diving: Wetsuit vs Dry Suit

Scuba Diving Wetsuit vs Dry Suit

If you are new to the sport of scuba diving, you may be wondering which is better, a wetsuit or a dry suit. Actually, it is not a matter of which one is better for you, but which one is better for the type of diving you plan on doing. For instance, if you are going to be diving in warmer areas, a wetsuit is going to suffice. But if you are going to be doing cold water dives, a dry suit is going to keep you a lot warmer. Today, we are going to take a look at the differences between wetsuits and dry suits, and what each are used for.

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