Your body loses body heat 25 times faster underwater than in air. The small amount of water that gets trapped between the insulating layer of neoprene and your skin, uses your body heat to keep you warm throughout a dive.
Choosing a wetsuit doesn’t just come down to the water temperature you like best. Here at Mike’s we have access to manufacturer size charts to ensure the best fit for your height, weight and measurements. Our team also have the knowledge to understand the complexity of different rubbers and fabrics and how they will benefit your diving activities.
Scubapro pride themselves on maximum comfort and versatility with their wetsuit design. Their men’s wetsuit range can be used as a single product or layered up depending on your diving environment and needs. From the tropical Everflex 3/2mm Steamer to the heavy-duty Nova-Scotia 7.5mm Semi-Dry, you can see why Scubapro are the number one choice of many divers worldwide.
Fourth Element’s wetsuits are all about innovation and performance. They have a massive range of thicknesses to cover all aspects of the sport, many of which are made from sustainable and recycled fabrics. They have several iconic items in the men's range from the Thermocline 2 leggings and Hooded Vest – to the top of the warmth tree with the Proteus II 5mm.
“From tropical waters to the Arctic and all in-between. You choose. We provide.” Waterproof combines state-of-the-art Swedish functionality with modern looks and quality control that will not disappoint. Their men's range will keep you warm whether you are wearing the W30 2.5mm shorty or the more extreme W50 8mm premium wetsuit.
Aqua Lung understand the need for keeping the diver protected and comfortable, but they also appreciate the desire to look stylish. Their Dive range is perfect for temperatures in the region of 13-25 degrees. The high density neoprene and ergonomic panels on the Dive 7mm earn this suit its place amongst the men's most rugged.
Whether you are a warm water holiday diver or enjoy the cooler diving of UK quarries and coastlines, the team at Mike’s Dive Store are here to assist you. We have a carefully selected guide for The Best Wetsuit for Scuba Diving 2020 - have a read and give us a call to arrange an appointment to ensure the right fit.