5/4 Thermal Hooded Chest Zip Wetsuit
- Highest quality 360° stretch limestone neoprene
- 60% rapid-dry thermal lining
- 100% glued, blind stitched and internally taped
- Chest zip entry with internal water barrier
- Extra durable 4-way stretch kneepads
- Ergonomic built-in hood
- Sealed cuffs
- Internal key stash
- Blank wetsuit / no external branding
- Colour black
Description of the 5/4 mm Thermal Hooded Chest Zip Wetsuit
The 5/4 Thermal Hooded Chest Zip Wetsuit is designed for extremely cold waters delivering high performance in a temperature range of 6°C to 12°C (42° to 54°F). Rapid dry thermal lining, 360° stretch limestone neoprene and 100% blind stitched, glued and internally taped seams offer warmth, comfort, and durability. The attached hood considerably improves overall heat retention adding to the thermal capabilities of this wetsuit.
needessentials is a collective of surfers who are dedicated to making the best possible wetsuits more affordable.
Conditions of use of the 5/4mm Thermal Hooded Chest Zip Wetsuit
The 5/4 Thermal Hooded Chest Zip wetsuit has been designed for Winter conditions functioning well in extremely cold waters. Sealed cuffs and an ergonomically designed hood provide exceptional seals and aids heat retention achieved via the rapid dry thermal lining also featured through the chest and back of the wetsuit. A Single lined back panel provides protection from winter elements such as cold winds.
Sustainable aspects of the 5/4mm Thermal Hooded Chest Zip Wetsuit
needessentials wetsuits are manufactured with the highest quality materials and we are committed to minimising our impact on the environment. All needessentials Thermal wetsuits use 360° stretch limestone neoprene offering a more flexible, thermally efficient and environmentally sound neoprene compared to traditional petroleum-based neoprene. This is combined with Carbon Black rubber derived from recycled car tyres that helps to reduce energy consumption, Co2 emissions and landfill waste. Our wetsuit lamination glue is water based and free from harmful chemicals and the whole production process is also overseen by BLUESIGN ensuring the trust and transparency of needessentials wetsuits.
The 5/4mm Thermal Hooded Chest Zip Wetsuit is part of the Thermal Collection.
needessentials focus on responsibly delivering the best product possible. The Thermal wetsuit range provides, flexibility, warmth, and durability across a range of conditions. Available in 3/2mm, 4/3mm, 5/4mm Chest Zip wetsuits and a 5/4mm Hooded Wetsuit. Also available 2mm short arm, 3/2mm ,4/3mm back zip wetsuits and accessories including the 6mm wetsuit boots and 2mm Thermal Wetsuit Jacket. All Thermal wetsuits feature seams that are 100% internally taped, glued and blind stitched with wider internal taping covering high stress areas. Each wetsuit is built with essential positioned rapid dry thermal lining, extra durable 4-way stretch knee pads and sealed cuffs to ensure the best level of function and durability in a wetsuit.
Responsible design - Minimal waste
We are committed to reducing our impact on the environment, we produce ethically made and environmentally responsible products. We don't produce single use plastics, branding or advertising materials.
* Please note that compostable mail bag & End of use recycling is not currently available in all territories.