Just had a thought on the 5mm at 65- since I would not likely use a hooded vest- I would use my 3mm sleaveless vest for the extra upper torso- a full 7mm would be too much for me and quite warm underwater- You could take the vest off for the 75 degree Ken Don Ward wrote: > At 12:22 PM 7/31/2002 -0400, you wrote: > >> For 65F-75F water. Any thoughts? >> >> >> -Hugh > > > I think there is a big difference between 65 and 75. Being naturally well > insulated, I would not wear a 5 mm in 75f water, but I think most would. I > have dived in those temps with a 3 mm shorty. > > I would not dive in water that required anything more than a 5 mm, and > think 5mm is not enough for 65f. If I had to dive in 65f water, I would use > a 5mm, just b/c I can't imagine how uncomfortable a 7 would be. > > How may dives per day in this frigid water? > > Probably not much help. > > /Don > -- Kmbh Associates 47 Rocket Circle Rancho Cordova, CA 95742 U S A 510-714-5055 Efax- 510 217 4421 or 561 658 6136 High Purity Float Zone and Specialty CZ Silicon for Power, IR and Mirror Optics, Optoelectronics, MEMS, SOI, and other Semiconductor applications. Service in SOI, Polishing SSP and DSP. Quartz, Glass, Pyrex and Borofloat Wafer Supply. Anodic Bonding. SOG, SOS.