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Old 04-19-2013, 09:25 AM
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Barefoot Wetsuits- Short Sleeves or Sleeveless?

I'm getting ready to purchase a new barefoot suit and I've always had sleeves. Are there any real advantages to the sleeveless suits, or for that matter, what are the disadvantages ya'll have discovered?
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Old 04-19-2013, 09:58 AM
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The sleeveless are easier to put on and take off if you have big shoulders. I'm sure others will chime in soon.
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Old 04-19-2013, 10:07 AM
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I just bought this and I am going from sleeves to no sleeves for the reason TN Barefooter says; easier to get in and out of it. Plus it shows more of your guns, if you have guns...

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Old 04-19-2013, 10:15 AM
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I concur, sleeveless for ease of taking on and off mostly for taking off after a good run but if its not a good fit the arm opening can catch water on tumble turns and deep ups
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Old 04-19-2013, 11:02 AM
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I concur, sleeveless for ease of taking on and off mostly for taking off after a good run but if its not a good fit the arm opening can catch water on tumble turns and deep ups
Very true, but that won't happen if you have big guns as mentioned above LOL
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Old 04-19-2013, 12:04 PM
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I just bought this and I am going from sleeves to no sleeves for the reason TN Barefooter says; easier to get in and out of it. Plus it shows more of your guns, if you have guns...

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Awesome quote.....
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Old 04-19-2013, 12:37 PM
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BFI Sleeveless

If you need some more warmth, get a heater shirt or light wetsuit to wear underneath.
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Old 04-19-2013, 01:32 PM
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Do they still make suits with sleeves? Most of the suits I see are sleeveless. Aside from what was said above, I really don't have much to add. Sleeveless allows more mobility in your arms, easier on and off, and the lady's like the 'gun show.'
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Old 04-19-2013, 02:16 PM
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Owned one bf suit with sleeves...will NEVER buy one like that again. Two i bought since then were sleeveless.

The reasons above are in line w mine.

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Do they still make suits with sleeves? Most of the suits I see are sleeveless. Aside from what was said above, I really don't have much to add. Sleeveless allows more mobility in your arms, easier on and off, and the lady's like the 'gun show.'
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