How does the Oceanliner material stand-up?

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Posted by Walt on November 11, 2005 at 08:40:43:

In Reply to: get a skin-in suit posted by Chris on November 10, 2005 at 23:55:50:

Is this a true skin in (looks like it on their website, but want to confirm)?

Does Aquaflite make a one-piece w/ hood or is it Farmer John style?

I'd agree that the full skin in should offer superior sealing (one of the Picasso pluses). I've been happy with a Henderson gold hood I bought on clearance a few years ago - is the Oceanliner material similar?

I'm not sold on the really stretchy materials - they don't handle the abuse of beach diving. How's the Aquaflite external material for abuse?

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