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260searay 03-29-2005 3:21 PM

I am thinking about going with this one. Where is the best or cheapest place to order one from?

260searay 03-29-2005 4:40 PM

also what is a better choice the bare or oneill boost?

poser007 03-29-2005 6:40 PM

I bought mine from Girzzly Sports for 250 shipped to my door. Just so u know, Im 5"8 188 and got a medium/Large. Its pretty baggy on me, I probabbly could have gone with just the medium. I think they make them for height more then weight. Works fine though, I jumped in my pool several times with it on and kept me dry. The water temp was around 44 feet were freezing though

wake_upppp 03-29-2005 7:33 PM

Both are great suits. I have an O'neill myself. The only difference I know of is the neck seal. The Bare uses latex, and the O'neill has neoprene. From my experience, the neoprene is more comfortable but may leak a bit more on certain falls. Then of course there's the price difference.

boarditup 03-29-2005 8:56 PM

OT for $200. <BR> <BR>rider at boarditup.com

todd_everton 03-29-2005 9:11 PM

Got my Bare from gotriver.com .I can't remember what I paid,but it was the best price at the time.I've had no problems with it..knock on wood!

blabel 03-29-2005 9:32 PM

<a href="http://www.shuswapsnb.com/" target="_blank">http://www.shuswapsnb.com/</a> <BR> <BR>Cheap price and some of the best customer service I have experienced. <BR> <BR>He helped me save money when I needed to have new seals put in too. <BR>

depswa 03-30-2005 9:39 AM

Karl...what's OT?

pappasurf 03-30-2005 9:48 AM

I personally prefer the Oniel. It is way more comfortable, but its more expensive. Of course, you get what you pay for.

more_betterness 03-30-2005 11:58 AM

I love my bare drysuit, yeah the the seal are latex and are uncomfortable the first time but you can trim them or stick a 2liter in the neck seal for about ten minutes and let the latex stretch alittle. I have yet to have any water leak into my suit on a hard crash. Like Scott said it is all a personal choice, good luck in making your decision.

sylv2080 03-30-2005 12:18 PM

Dan OT stands for Ocean Tec......they have one on the website that is $199.99 I was actually thinking about it. But if not I will get the Bare Ultra from Grizzly for $250.00

dementedchick 03-30-2005 12:58 PM

I just bought the Bare Ultra from Grizzly Sports for $250, and their customer service was awesome! I ordered it on a Friday and had my dry suit by Monday. Good Luck w/ the purchase <IMG SRC="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/happy.gif" ALT=":-)" BORDER=0>

260searay 03-30-2005 5:10 PM

I can not find the Bare Ultra anywhere on the grizzly sports site. Do i just have to call?

260searay 03-30-2005 5:47 PM

They are 270 something now i just ordered one 10 minutes ago. I hope it fits i got an xl i am 6'1" 205.

boarditup 03-30-2005 8:25 PM

If you don't like the OT - I'll take it back (unused). I have never had one returned.

p_b_parks 03-30-2005 8:33 PM

how is the water when u guys are using these dry suits is a wetsuit full not sufficient? jw <BR> <BR>-adam

tcluv85 03-30-2005 8:50 PM

Chris - Yes just call grizzly's. <BR> <BR>Water temps are hoovering above and occasionally below 40. Although I use mine right up to the 65 mark. I rarely use my wetsuit anymore. Why get wet and cold when you don't have to. <BR> <BR>(Message edited by tcluv85 on March 30, 2005)


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