Curious as to why Henderson elected not to trim the wrists on the new Aqua Lock 3mm Wetsuits?
Here's the answer!
If you've never seen a suit finished in this fashion before, at first this new technique may appear to be a mistake or error, rather then a new technique.
However, they have been using and testing this new finishing technique with suits using high stretch, high memory neoprene for years and have found it to work better than trimmed wrists for the following reasons.
The wrist will fit you closer and more comfortably..
Users with small or larger wrists will still get a great fit without
discomfort or flushing.
The low profile will allow less water to enter the suit when not wearing
gloves and will mate with the gloves more effectively.
Suits that are edge trimmed often suffer from pilling, ripping and
This wrist style is superior in form and function when combined with
high stretch, high memory neoprene, than that of suits with trimmed wrists
that utilize lower stretch materials.
We hope this information helps you in selecting a superior wetsuit for your