Research & Development
The lengths we go to...
We're the surfers, we're the people using the product, and we know what we want - the ultimate wetsuit. From our pro team, to pattern-makers, technical division and design - discover the lengths we go to and the stringent processes involved in our research and development.
Key Features of this wetsuit
E5 FLASH LINING
Rip Curl new and exclusive E5 Flash Lining with 25% more stretch, lower profile and lighter. Two engineered layers that funnel water rapidly out of the suit making it the warmest and most comfortable lining available.
Rip Curl's premium high stretch neoprene. Super stretch and lightweight with a high quality hand feel that is smooth and comfortable against the skin.
GLUED & BLIND STITCHED SEAMS
Triple glued, double stitched seam that only penetrates one side of the material providing a high stretch, high strength, water sealed seam.
LOCK SLIDE CLOSURE DESIGN
Adjustable shock cord closure system in chest zip and zip free suits to prevent flushing.
MAGNETIC STASH POCKET
Magnet closure stash pocket with key loop.
Super stretch tape offering the ultimate in seam seal, stretch, and comfort.