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About Oceanic USA Line Vortex V-16 Fins

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VROOM! Speed, Comfort, and Maneuverability; you can have it all with the Vortex V-16 The V-16 combines the Patented Design Concepts divers have come to expect from Oceanic with a new mix of materials that enhance performance and style Compared to conventional fins, the V-16 is up to 30% Faster and more Efficient, with Less Effort, Stress and Strain resulting in Greater Comfort and Control.

The Oceanic Vortex V16 Split Open Heel Fins are a Precision Blend of Hydrodynamics and Materials Technology for Ultimate Comfort, Efficiency and Performance Fins are manufactured from a Composite Material consisting of a Blend of Thermal Plastic Rubber (TPR) and Polypropylene. The technological edge is achieved with the Patented Nature's Wing Technology by Splitting the Blade to Generate Highly Efficient Thrust or Lift like an Airplane Wing, while reducing the Strain on the Muscles of the Leg and Hips by allowing the water to drain between the Dual Blades. With the Vortex V-16, Oceanic's design team has worked long and hard to create just the right combination of fin size, shape, and angle.

The Oversized Rails add Rigidity to the Oversized Blade for Increased Lift and Efficiency. Semi-Rigid Battens and Rubber Flex Channels within the Blade Precisely Control the Shape of the Blade during the Fin Stroke to Optimize Power and Reduce Drag. The Ergonomically Designed Foot Pocket accommodates virtually all foot sizes and boot styles and the Angled Blade provide the Preferred Angle of Attack. Donning and Doffing is made easy with the Spring Heel Straps with Large Pull-Tab Thumb Loops in Straps for Grip. The Pull-Tab Thumb Loops also allow a convenient manner to hang your fins when drying and for storage. The Vortex V-16 Fins weigh 4.7 to 5.7 lbs (2.13 to 2.59 kg) depending on the size, is available in 4 sizes of X-Small, Small, Medium or X-Large and is covered by a 12 month limited warranty.

The Oceanic USA Line Vortex V-16 Fins is commonly used for SCUBA and more.

Warranty Information

This product has a limited warranty of 12 months.

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Oceanic USA Line Vortex V-16 Fins Features

  • Oceanic USA Line Vortex V-16 Fins Support Our Veterans
  • Opportunity to Support Our Veterans
  • Oceanic USA Product Line
  • Patented Nature's Wing Propeller Fin Technology
  • Composite Material: Blend of Thermal Plastic Rubber (TPR) and Polypropylene
  • Oversized Side Rails add Rigidity to the Oversized Blades for Increased Lift and Efficiency
  • Semi-Rigid Battens and Rubber Flex Channels within the Blade
  • Battens and Channels Precisely Control the Shape of the Blade during Fin Stroke
  • Battens and Channels Optimize Power and Reduce Drag
  • Ergonomically Designed Foot Pocket
  • Foot Pocket Foot Pocket Accommodates Virtually All Foot Sizes and Boot Styles
  • Angled Blade for Preferred Angle of Attack
  • Easy to Don and Doff with Spring Heel Straps
  • Spring Heel Straps have Large Pull-Tab Thumb Loops for Grip
  • Pull-Tab Thumb Loops Great for Hanging Fins for Drying and Storage
  • Reduced Leg Stress & Exertion
  • 4 Sizes: X-Small, Small, Medium or X-Large
  • Weight (Size Dependent): 4.7 to 5.7 lbs (2.13 to 2.59 kg)
  • Patriotic Red, White and Blue Design
  • 1 Year Limited Warranty

Oceanic USA Line Vortex V-16 Fins Specifications

Materials
Thermal Plastic Rubber (Tpr) And Polypropylene
Blade Type
Split
Open Heel/Full Foot
Open Heel
Weight
Size Dependent: 4.7 To 5.7 Lbs (2.13 To 2.59 Kg)
Available in the Following Sizes:
Regular, Small, X-Large, X-Small
Weight [with packaging]
Small: 4.65 lb,
X-Small: 4.75 lb,
X-Large: 5.65 lb,
Regular: 5.75 lb
Oceanic Vortex V12 Split Fins Size Chart
  XS SM MD XL
US Men's shoe size 4-6 8-9 9-11.5 12-14
US Women's shoe size 5-7 9-10 11-12 13+
European Men's shoe size 35-38 41-43 43-45 46-48
Length (inches) 23.5 24 24.5 25
Width (inches) 8.7 9 9.3 9.5
Weight (pounds per pair) 3.5 3.8 4 4.2

USA Line Vortex V-16 Fins Customer Reviews

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  • Comfortable (3)
  • Efficient (3)

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    5.0

    Great Product

    By Lobb4920

    from Clarksville, tn

    About Me Beginner

    Verified Buyer

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        • SCUBA

        Comments about Oceanic USA Line Vortex V-16 Fins:

        Great set of fins at a great price

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        • Feels true to size
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        • Feels true to width
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        5.0

        Ilke the look a good buy for the money

        By Rambo

        from Sutton, W. Va.

        About Me Advanced

        Pros

        • Accommodates Boots
        • Comfortable
        • Efficient

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • SCUBA

          Comments about Oceanic USA Line Vortex V-16 Fins:

          Use for Scuba diving,they move you along without kicking your brains out

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
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          • Feels true to width
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          5.0

          Great Fins!

          By AB Anderson

          from Salt Lake City, UT

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

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          Pros

          • Accommodates Boots
          • Comfortable
          • Efficient

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Recreation
            • SCUBA

            Comments about Oceanic USA Line Vortex V-16 Fins:

            Really gives you a lot of control under the water.

            • Sizing:
            • Feels true to size
            • Width:
            • Feels true to width
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            5.0

            Nice

            By noguerac

            from Miramar fl

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            • Accommodates Boots
            • Comfortable
            • Efficient
            • Lightweight

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              Best Uses

              • SCUBA

              Comments about Oceanic USA Line Vortex V-16 Fins:

              Fantastic fins

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              • Feels true to size
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              • Feels too wide
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              Shopper  Why Did You Choose This?
              Christopher C  As a veteran. I want to support veteran causes.
              mike m  what is the weight of the pair? thanks
              TIMOTHY C  The pair weighs 4.38 lbs.
              mike m  what size is it? Sounds way too lite. I have Oceanic v12 and they are almost 7lb a pair.
              Shopper  I wear US mens size 10.5-11. If I wear this fin with 5mm boots, what size should I get? Should I order my normal size or go up to accommodate the boot?
              ALESSANDRA G  Normal size will do with 5mm boots. If you wear semi-dry boots like 6.5/7mmm I would go for L-XL
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