Drysuit vs Wetsuit: 5 Ways To Stay Warm While Scuba Diving

Last Updated on May 14, 2021 by Mark Newman

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Staying warm while diving isn't as simple as drysuit vs wetsuit anymore. With amazing new materials and technologies, these are 5 simple ways to stay warm while scuba diving.

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#askmark, Heyo! Longtime listener, first time caller, etc. Went with a BP/W for my first set and I'm having a really hard time keeping the power inflator on my shoulder; the corrugated hose keeps flipping off my shoulder and getting twisted up or just ending up behind the backplate and dangling down the back of the wing. Is there something I can add to my harness to keep it in place? I don't want to tie it to the D ring since I wouldn't be able to lift it to deflate. I'm using the cheap DGX Gears wing for reference. Thanks!

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#askmark, Heyo! Longtime listener, first time caller, etc. Went with a BP/W for my first set and I'm having a really hard time keeping the power inflator on my shoulder; the corrugated hose keeps flipping off my shoulder and getting twisted up or just ending up behind the backplate and dangling down the back of the wing. Is there something I can add to my harness to keep it in place? I don't want to tie it to the D ring since I wouldn't be able to lift it to deflate. I'm using the cheap DGX Gears wing for reference. Thanks!

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Scuba Diver Magazine
Scuba Diver Magazine
3 years ago

How are you staying warm while diving?

RVbilly
RVbilly
1 year ago

Lol I’m in a 7mm semi dry in water at 29c or 85 degrees and I’m comfortable I get in my dry suit around 70-75 degrees

Dr Enleicht
Dr Enleicht
2 years ago

Great video, a better mic would make a world of difference. Keep up the great work 👍

Scuba Diver Magazine
Scuba Diver Magazine
Reply to  Dr Enleicht
2 years ago

Thanks for the tip

Leopold Bloom
Leopold Bloom
3 years ago

Most of my dives are in warm to tropical waters (though once I did two dives at 14 degree celsius wearing a 3mm shorty and a 3mm wetsuit one over the other). Now I think about dive spots like Scapa Flow. Do you think I can do them in a 7mm semi-dry plus an ice vest?

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Scuba Diver Magazine
Reply to  Leopold Bloom
3 years ago

You could do Scapa like that, but why? You’d need a load of lead, and would still start to feel the cold. Go drysuit and undersuit so you are toasty and you will love the Flow.

Leopold Bloom
Leopold Bloom
Reply to  Leopold Bloom
3 years ago

@Scuba Diver Magazine Hey, thanks for the quick response! Drysuit cost easily twice as much as a decent semi-dry. Even if I rent one, I still had to get the certification – and apart from a handfull of places up north, my heart is lost to coral reefs.

Dive instructor Daniel
Dive instructor Daniel
Reply to  Leopold Bloom
3 years ago

@Leopold Bloom if you buy a good drysuit you can probably get the course for free on top 🙂

Leopold Bloom
Leopold Bloom
Reply to  Leopold Bloom
3 years ago

@dive instructor Daniel Smart advice! 😁

Dive instructor Daniel
Dive instructor Daniel
Reply to  Leopold Bloom
3 years ago

@Leopold Bloom I did the same. Bought a waterproof D7x and got the course for free 👌

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