*Silicone Neck seal depicted above – also available in latex.
Divers diving our ZipSeals report them to be more comfortable overall and for many provide a dryer seal on the neck. available in Latex, Silicone, and Neck/hood latex combo. (must have zipseal system on suit). OMS drysuits come standard with the zip seal system.
The greatest plus for silicone is the impressive resistance to UV and ozone attack. Divers diving DUI Silicone ZipSeals report them to be more comfortable overall and for many provide a dryer seal on the wrist. Silicone is also ideal for people with latex allergies. The downside to silicone is that they can be more prone to tearing and punctures so care should be used when handling. The outside of the seals tend to gather more dirt as well.
The greatest benefit to latex seals is that they are more durable overall. If you do not live in a high UV or ozone climate, latex might be the best option for you.
The Neck/Hood combo is mainly worn by divers wanting to keep their heads dry or for contaminated water conditions.
302260- ZipSeal, Latex, Neck
302261- ZipSeal, Silicone, Neck
302264-ZipSeal, Latex, Neck/Hood combo
4251088210706 ZipSeal, Silicone, Neck
– ZipSeal, Silicone, Neck
– ZipSeal, Latex, Neck/Hood combo