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Wetsuit O'Neill O'Riginal 2 mm BZ SL Spring  black/black

Collection spring 2022

O'Neill O'Riginal carries the amazing design of the original neoprene, which Jack O'Neill himself created 60 years ago, but with the addition of the… detailed description

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Men's Wetsuit O'Neill O'Riginal Back Zip Sleeveless Spring

O'Neill O'Riginal carries the amazing design of the original neoprene, which Jack O'Neill himself created 60 years ago, but with the addition of the most advanced technologies. This connection creates a perfect wetsuit. Great choice for those looking for retro style, comfort and mobility in water sports.

The sleeveless O'Riginal has become a popular version for the summer months. Back Zip Spring uses elastic UltraFlex neoprene for the necessary thermal comfort. It offers long-lasting triple-glued seams and a simple back zipper for trouble-free putting on. Simple, efficient, made by the best brand in the industry. O'Riginal Sleeveless is a good option for minimum body coverage with maximum use of technical elements in water sports.

Specifications

  • BackZip - back zipper system offering easy on and off
  • UltraFlex Neoprene - ultra stretch neoprene for flexibility and maximum performance
  • Seamless Paddle Zones - ergonomically shaped panel in the armpit area, which allows unlimited movement
  • Flatlock Seams - this stitch is stronger, more flexible and eliminates ripping
  • Retro Styling
Wetsuit O'Neill O'Riginal 2 mm BZ SL Spring black/black 2022

Size Chart

XS S MS M MT LS L LT XLS XLT XL XXL XXXL
A HEIGHT OF RIDER (cm) 170-175 173-178 169-174 175-180 185-191 171-177 178-183 188-193 174-179 191-196 180-185 183-188 183-191
B WIDTH NEOPRENE (cm) 93-95 95-99 99-104 99-104 99-104 104-110 104-110 104-110 110-117 110-117 110-117 117-123 123-130
C BELT WIDTH (cm) 72-75 75-79 79-84 79-84 79-84 84-89 84-89 84-89 89-94 89-94 89-94 94-99 99-112
 

How to choose a wetsuit?

Quality wetsuit should be part of the equipment of every wakeboarder or fan of other water sports - but do you know which one to choose? This article will make your decision easier!

 

Protection against cold, abrasion and sunlight

The basic function of wetsuit is thermal protection. The neoprene coverall protects the rider not only from cold, when temperatures are not ideal for swimming, but also from abrasion and sunlight. Because water, along with wind, absorbs heat from the body by evaporation, it makes sense to protect it with wetsuit from cooling down even at temperatures above 20°C. In warm weather, when we only need to protect ourselves from the sun, it is also possible to use lycra, i.e. T-shirts with long or short sleeves. Lycra are made of high quality quick-drying fabric.

The size of the wetsuit is important for proper thermal function

Wetsuit works by capturing and maintaining a weak layer of water between material and the body. Our body heats this layer of water and thus it is pleasantly warm in the wetsuit. Wetsuit should therefore be comfortable, but at the same time tight. Otherwise, when you dive or meet a bigger wave, a dose of ice water gets on your back ... And you really don't want to!

Thinner wetsuit for summer weather, thicker wetsuit for cold weather

Wetsuit is made of a thin chloroprene rubber, neoprene, which has thermal insulation properties. The material thicknesses used are from 2.5mm to6 mm. In general, thicker material is designed for colder weather and vice versa. There are a number of wetsuit. The basic diversification is as follows:

2 basic types of wetsuits

The full length is simply used in colder periods or conditions. Short suit rather in summer, depending on the water temperature. In addition to the torso, the short suit also covers the arms and thighs, so there is better limb mobility.

Choose also according to your subjective feelings

There are a number of combinations of cuts: swimsuit, with long sleeves and shorts, with three-quarter pants or swimsuit with long sleeves. The choice of wetsuit is therefore very subjective, depending on whether you tend to be cold on the upper half of your body, or vice versa, in which you feel better, in what conditions you will ride most often and so on.

What about thickness of the wetsuit and where can I find it?

Thickness is a basic information and can be found in the description or even in the name of the wetsuit. The thickness of the wetsuit can be given by only one number (eg 3). However, you may also come across a 5/4 or 6/4/3 format.

Thickness 3: the wetsuit is the same thickness everywhere, in this case 3 mm.
Thickness 5/4: the first value is the thickness on the torso (i.e. 5 mm) and in critical points such as the shoulders, kidneys, etc. The second value applies to the rest of the body, i.e. the limbs (in this case 4 mm).
Thickness 6/4/3: this three-digit combination gives information on a thickness of 6 mm on the body, 4 mm on the legs and 3 mm on the hands.

Summer wetsuits are usually up to 3 mm thick and are more suitable for warm water and weather with temperatures above 18°C.
Winter wetsuit is usually product with a thickness of 4/3, 5/3, 6/4/3. They are usually partially or completely rubberized. The designation winter does not mean that it is a wetsuit intended for winter, but rather for spring, autumn and in our country also summer conditions with air and water temperatures around 10-20°C.

Which wetsuit is suitable for specific temperatures?

A combination of sewn and glued seams is ideal

A sewn seam is simply just sewn. After sewing, there will be small holes caused by needle. A small amount of water may flow in this place. The glued seam is completely sealed with a rubber band, so the water has no chance to penetrate. Wetsuit with the combination of sewn and glued seams achieves the best thermal properties. At the same time, the taped seam also has higher flexibility than just sewn.

Last, but not least. The most important thing: Once you have this beauty at home, you need to be able to take care of it. Both during the season and in winter, when wetsuit rests in the closet. Take care of your wetsuit like a pro with our dedicated article!

O'Neill O'Riginal 2 mm BZ SL Spring black/black

Wetsuit O'Neill O'Riginal 2 mm BZ SL Spring

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