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  the problem is when it fails ...
  Posted by: seadart on Jan-21-14 5:38 PM (EST)
 

The problem with a dry suit that starts leaking through a seam or the fabric gets saturated, is that you discover the problem when you are out in cold water, in rough conditions this could be a very big if not fatal problem. I watched a couple of people have drysuit failures while surfing in cold water, it did cause a fair amount of distress.

For a while you could purchase military surplus drysuits ( I think canadian air force?) they worked well for a while but tended to give out all at once.

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