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Old 06 July 2007, 17:37   #1
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Which Dry suit

Looking for a good quality dry suit. I will be in the water quite a bit with it and looking for recomendations of good suits to look at ?

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Ravenspring is good for a suit costing around the 400 quid mark. Better suits available for around 800 quid.

How much do you want to spend ?
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Old 08 July 2007, 08:07   #3
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Hi biggles,

Looking to spend about £300 - £400.

Has anyone had any experiences with the Henry Lloyd TP3 Suit ?

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If you're looking to spend £300-400 then Ravenspring should be in your budget. One thing to consider is whether you want a ready-made suit or made-to-measure, and a second thing to consider is whether you want ankle seals, latex socks or attached boots. After five years of use from my made-to-measure Ravenspring with attached boots, I would positively recommend this as the way to go.
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Hi Chris I have both a Musto and a Henri Lloyd drysuit which have both performed well and are comfortable to wear.

myself, I now only use the Musto but only because the boots are, for me due to some arthritis in the fingers, so much easier to take off!

that said I have been happy with both of them and would recommend either.

the Musto doesn't have braces so it's not so versatile in the better weather whenever that is.

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Musto HPX £ 498.00 from the Bicester village Musto outlet. That was the price last october when I got mine. Very good suit have worn it loads.
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Old 09 July 2007, 16:37   #7
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Do they have a web site, I want one with latex boots and full seals
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Do they have a web site
Who? Ravenspring, Musto or Bicester outlet?
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One day I'll get into Bicester Outlet Village... I've tried 3 times but the security seem to have a problem with me parking an artic there while going to spend a lot of money.
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I was going to suggest that there's an outlet place near you at Swindon, then I looked at the web site and realised it doesn't have the Musto and Henri Lloyd shops like Bicester does. Presumably they chose one of the most land-locked outlet sites for marine clolthing on purpose!
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