that wetsuit discussion...

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Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Post by jimmy » Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:36 pm

My next steamer will be a Need or those blokes from Burleigh that sent Shearer a free suit.
I got a pair of boardies from Need a couple of years ago for $50 and they’re the best I’ve ever had. They also come in plain colours which for me is preferable.
I think the Need 3/2 long sleeve steamers are $180.
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Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Post by buddy » Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:50 pm

I entered the Facebook comp by Arzen to win a 3/2. Probably overkill for North Coast winter anyway.

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Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Post by alakaboo » Wed Jan 31, 2018 10:55 pm

Wyre wrote:
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:23 pm
alakaboo wrote:
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You got reamed rusty.
My 3/2 was $220 from overseas, delivered.
tell me more. Got a link? I'm in the market for a new one. Lace up, if possible. These 'zips' are too complicated
That was 5 years ago, before the clampdown on overseas retailers.

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Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Post by saltman » Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:51 am

jimmy wrote:
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:36 pm
My next steamer will be a Need or those blokes from Burleigh that sent Shearer a free suit.
I got a pair of boardies from Need a couple of years ago for $50 and they’re the best I’ve ever had. They also come in plain colours which for me is preferable.
I think the Need 3/2 long sleeve steamers are $180.
I have a need LS spring that is quite adequate and durable
I just feel the neoprene is not as soft and Flexi as brand names

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Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Post by steve shearer » Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:41 am

My last Need LS Spring lasted 3 years , pretty much destroyed now after heavy use.

Will get another.
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Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Post by diggerdickson » Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:32 am

Suggestions for wetsuit for the West Coast of tas. Intending to move there in April.
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Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Post by BA » Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:53 am

Yep, that. Plus booties, gloves and a hot water bottle for when you get out.

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Post by diggerdickson » Sat Feb 03, 2018 11:23 am

Thanks guys, will check this out when I get there
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Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Post by batoes » Mon Feb 19, 2018 9:49 pm

My needessentials has got a massive hole in the armpit. Have had it since August but started wearing it in October or so. If it wasn't for that, i would have been impressed. Fit was great; very soft, stretchy etc. I will try to repair, but i don't think i will buy again. Shame.
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Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Post by Legion » Mon Feb 19, 2018 10:31 pm

Don't be too sad. My rip curl flash bomb from two years ago (that I used for one winter) has a massive hole in the knee from duckdiving. My one from last year wasn't warm enough (the "cheap" non-smoothy model). So you're ahead.

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