What is a dry diving suit?
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 it hard to dive in a drysuit?
Yes, you do need training when diving in a dry suit.
They can be used for buoyancy control and require more weight to be added as they are much more buoyant than a wetsuit. There are also safety issues you need to take into consideration.