What is a dry suit in diving?
A dry suit or drysuit provides the wearer with environmental protection by way of thermal insulation and exclusion of water, and is worn by divers, boaters, water sports enthusiasts, and others who work or play in or near cold or contaminated water.
Is dry suit diving worth it?
Diving in a dry suit helps you enjoy longer, more comfortable dives. As a dry suit diver, you’ll be able to dive more places, more often – including some of the world’s best dive sites, Scapa Flow, Silfra Crack and The Sunshine Coast, just to name a few.
Is a dry suit better than a wetsuit?
Wetsuits are suitable for cold water and will keep you warm. However, depending on water temperature when dealing with extreme conditions, we suggest using a dry suit. Conversely, dry suits anticipate the wearer being dry – with its construction and materials engineered to be completely watertight.