Patagonia - M's R1 Lite Yulex FZ Full Suit
Patagonia - M's R1 Lite Yulex FZ Full Suit

Patagonia - M's R1 Lite Yulex FZ Full Suit

Regular price €300.00
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Offering lightweight comfort in warmer water, the stretchy, neoprene-free R1® Lite Yulex® Front-Zip Full Suit is our most pared-down full-length wetsuit, made from 85% Yulex natural rubber/15% synthetic rubber by polymer content; the high-stretch interior lining is 100% recycled polyester. Suggested water temperatures: 65°–75° F/18°–23° C. Fair Trade Certified™ sewn.

Now made in a Fair Trade Certified™ facility, our neoprene-free Yulex® wetsuits are made of 85% natural rubber/15% synthetic rubber by polymer content. Replacing a petroleum-based material with a plant-based one, they offer the same warmth and performance attributes as conventional stretch neoprene while reducing CO2 emissions by up to ~80% in the manufacturing process. Derived from sources that are Forest Stewardship Council® certified by the Rainforest Alliance, we blend the natural rubber with chlorine-free synthetic rubber to increase ozone- and UV-resistance and meet our rigorous standards for strength, stretch and durability. Patterned for maximum flexibility and an improved fit, the superlight R1® Lite Yulex® Front-Zip Full Suit is 2mm with a high-stretch, fast-drying 100% recycled polyester lining; the face fabric is 88% recycled polyester/12% spandex. The face fabric and lining are now solution dyed—using 86% less water than conventional dyeing—and are laminated with water-based AquaA™ glue that’s free from harmful volatile organic compounds (VOCs). The suit’s floating front-zip entry features a corrosion-proof zipper and asymmetrical flap for better seal, stretch and range of motion through the chest and shoulders; the Salmi® zipper is fully replaceable to extend the suit’s lifespan. All seams are triple glued, blindstitched and internally taped. Easy-access key loop included. Suggested water temperatures: 65–75° F/18–23° C.
Features

  • Made with neoprene-free 85% Yulex® natural rubber/15% synthetic rubber (by polymer content) that meets our rigorous standards for performance, durability, warmth and sustainability; the natural rubber is derived from sources that are Forest Stewardship Council® certified by the Rainforest Alliance; the synthetic rubber is chlorine-free
  • Solution-dyed, high-stretch 100% recycled polyester jersey lining throughout improves flexibility and dry time; solution-dyed exterior face fabric made with 88% recycled polyester/12% spandex is durable, stretchy and water-resistant; lining and face fabric laminated with solvent-free AquaA™ glue
  • All seams are triple glued and blindstitched; 100% internally taped
  • Floating, asymmetrical front-zip with corrosion-proof Salmi® zipper provides better seal and extends suit’s lifespan; unlike other designs, zipper is replaceable
  • Supratex kneepads for maximum durability and anatomic fit
  • Easy-access key loop
  • Fair Trade Certified™ sewn
  • 953 g (33.6 oz)

Materials

  • Body: 2mm 85% Yulex® natural rubber/15% synthetic rubber by polymer content, lined with high-stretch 100% recycled polyester jersey.
  • Exterior face: 88% recycled polyester/12% spandex.
  • Natural rubber is from sources that are Forest Stewardship Council® certified by the Rainforest Alliance.
  • Fair Trade Certified™ sewn