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    wetsuit thickness.

    So i was looking through the internet and i realized there was a lack of guides for choosing wetsuit thickness for freediving. Most posts were for scuba diving suits which we all know are different from freediving suits in purpose. So i decided to make this post on my opinion about how thick...
  2. meggomac

    Greetings from Berkeley!

    Hi everybody! My name is Meghan, and I'm a sophomore double majoring in environmental sciences and society & environment at the University of California, Berkeley. My home is in Chicago but I decided to take on a new place for undergrad. I have been scuba open water certified for some years, and...
  3. meggomac

    Looking to buy 7mm wetsuit

    Hi everybody! I'm a female student at UC Berkeley, and I got certified for freediving through Bamboo Reef in SF a few months ago at breakwater in Monterey Bay. I'm looking to purchase a 7mm wetsuit that is reasonably priced from around the Bay Area preferably so I can get an idea of sizing...
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    Best brand for harpoon fishing wetsuits

    Hello everyone, I'm new to the forum and new to harpoon fishing. What I need would just be a short Information about the best brands for harpoon fishing wetsuits. Also, I would like to know, what the best online Shops to purchase a wetsuit. Are there good stores in Germany, where you can get a...
  5. P

    Question Scuba wetsuit for freediving/spearfishing

    Hey guys. I know scuba wetsuits are very different from freediving/spearfishing wetsuits. But does it really make a huge difference, even for begginers? I am planning to buy a wetsuit for spearfishing and freediving. I found one in very good conditions (used twice only) for an awesome price...
  6. Aquamac01

    Cressi wetsuit tears

    Hey all, I’ve got a Cressi camo 5mm wetsuit. I’ve used it maybe 10 times and there are loads of little tears on the inside from pulling it on. I’ve always been really careful. Does anyone else have this issue? Just bought some wetsuit glue to dab into the tears, but is this normal? Never had it...
  7. Petr Ocelík

    What kind of wetsuit for recreational freediving on the reef in June

    Hi, I am planning to do some recreational freediving on the reef in the first half of June. I have 1.5 mm short and 5 mm wetsuits. I guess neither of them is good choice for this purpose. Do you have any recommendation, especially regarding the thickness? I was thinking about 3 mm fullsuit.
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    Are there any wetsuits I can use for free diving and surfing?

    I came to Southern California from South Florida (where I didn't need a wetsuit). I like to free dive but I'm by no means good at it (yet) and same goes for surfing. Is there a wetsuit I can use for both? Since I'm an amateur at both, I don't want to spend a ton of money on two different...
  9. K

    dying wetsuit

    I want to buy a red wetsuit (it is cheap but also very durable) for surfing and recreational scuba diving. But I do not want to be that guy with a red wetsuit. My idea is the dye the bottom half black. Has anyone ever done this if so how did you do it. Thanks!
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    Wetsuit thickness

    Looking to buy my first open cell wetsuit and was wondering what thickness to buy 5mm or 7mm? So I live in south uk so will be looking to spear in Devon, Plymouth and where ever I get told is a great spot. Looking to do it all year round but can't really afford winter and summer suit. Do yo...
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    Women's spearo Wetsuit for 6' girl?

    Hi guys ^_^ Okay so I have an O'Neil womens Explore 3mm wetsuit that is too short for me and I get rashes and It just doesn't work. I mean like it keeps me warm and bouyant, but it just doesn't fit well and it's not camo or whatever. I mostly dive in a 40ft spring fed pond in Alabama, but also...
  12. C

    Need a wetsuit!

    Right so I'm needing a opencell wetsuit for spearfishing I think?, but I live in Southampton and will be spearing on the south coast so I know it's going to be cold! So I would like to spear from march to oct/Nov so I've looked and the water can get as low as 5.8'c/42.4F to maybe to 12'c/50.2F...
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    Evo1 5mm wetsuit review

    i recently bought a 5mm evo1 wetsuit from freedive zone in beirut for the cold winter waters of lebanon. Its open cell yamamoto 39 inside (comes with a yamamoto card to verify) and camouflage jersey from the outside. I must say its really comfy and fits extremely well and the camouflage is sick...
  14. Yebach

    Salvimar Fluyd Training Ht Weld System 2,5mm

    Hello I am thinking of buying Salvimar Fluyd Training Ht Weld System 2,5 mm any of you have any experience with this wetsuit?? thank you for reviews
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    Orca TRN - What size to choose?

    I'm looking to buy Orca TRN for pool training and sea freediving. I'm 187cm, 80kg, 105cm chest. What size should I choose 8 or MT? I've seen various reviews that contradict each other. Please help!
  16. DisconnectedAG

    For Sale A heap of freediving/spearfishing gear for sale

    Hi everyone, I have an Omer blue camo two piece wetsuit (4L size), a Eur size 43 carbon monofin, weights, and a scuba wetsuit for sale. Everything is in near mint or mint condition, and I'm selling it because I have an ear probem that no longer allows me to equalize (permanently). I'm willing...
  17. S

    For Sale Ninepin Wetsuits | Free express worldwide delivery

    Hi Ninepin is a new Freediving and spearfishing wetsuit company based in Melbourne Australia. Our aim is to get more people in the water by offering high quality products at low prices. Initially we are selling online only, offering free express worldwide delivery. Ninepin supports ocean...
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    5mm wetsuit recommendation

    Hi everyone, I’m about to order my first proper wetsuit and i really could need some help/recommendations. :-) By now i just own a 1mm triathlon suit, which is fine in the pool but is of course not suitable for lakes or the European sea. Since I’m from Munich most of my dives will be in the...
  19. Ahmed Lotfy

    Open cell wet suit Vs closed one

    hi everybody , iam beginner in freediving and spearfishing , and iam so confused between open cell wet suit & closed one . i know the difference between them , but i wanna to know some things to decide , at the first i want it for spear fishing in winter , the water is moderate cold here in...
  20. Mr. X

    Mares spearfishing wetsuits - anyone use them? Review/sizing?

    Hi, Do you have a Mares wetsuit? I am considering purchasing a Mares spearfishing wetsuit (or perhaps just pants) and I would be very interested to hear from anyone who already has one. e.g. - How accurate are their size charts? (There XL size looks like it might be a good fit for me :) - other... - The Worlds Largest Community Dedicated To Freediving, Scuba Diving and Spearfishing


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