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« on: February 23, 2012, 10:53:26 pm »
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I am 6'5" and want to buy a wetsuit for prospecting the local rivers and streams. I live in the Sacramento area and most of the running water here is runoff from the snow pack so it is very cold. What size should I be looking for? What mm thickness do I need?

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« Reply #1 on: February 23, 2012, 11:15:20 pm »
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This place has a good guide to give you Ideas.

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« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2012, 11:27:04 pm »
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Hey get a dry suit and be warm, good luck with ya search

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« Reply #3 on: February 24, 2012, 08:25:28 am »
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ERR yes

I agree with Ridgerunner get a dry suit.

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« Reply #4 on: February 24, 2012, 10:04:25 am »
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run off from snow?Huh?Huh?Huh??               dry suit fer sure,couple hrs in that water with a wetsuit you'll freeze yer jewels right off,spend the xtra bucks and keep warm         

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« Reply #5 on: February 24, 2012, 10:22:03 am »
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I don't do the Cold so well any more!

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« Reply #6 on: February 27, 2013, 10:46:36 pm »
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UPDATE. I finally bought a wetsuit. It is a farmer john and jacket. It is a 7mm 5xl. I need to loose a few pounds couse it doesn't quit fit. LMAO

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« Reply #7 on: February 27, 2013, 11:25:14 pm »
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Just make sure It's Vented In the Right Fashion!

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« Reply #8 on: February 28, 2013, 01:22:53 pm »
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 Homie , thats just plain weird , and funny . cheers Mick

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