VIKING™ VSN

Comfortable, stretchy and durable drysuit made from a unique rubber based trilaminate material. Designed for use by technical divers, police underwater dive teams, military divers, and anyone who requires a drysuit with high degrees of abrasion and puncture resistance.

  • Unique stretch material
  • “Vulca-Seam Technology” ensures watertight seams
  • Highly abrasion and puncture resistant
  • Neutrally buoyant material

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VIKING™ VSN

design

  • Front entry with adjustable torso (external crotch strap)
  • Rear entry with non-adjustable torso

suit material

Outer: Knitted Armatex jersey nylon
Mid ply: NR/EPDM rubber
Inner: Knitted Armatex jersey nylon

Average material weight: 1100 +/- 100 g/m2.
The material is totally non compressible and neutrally buoyant.

SEAMS

External: Stitched together with an elastic tape for security.
Internal: Chemically treated with an uncured rubber tape applied by heat and pressure. 

Finally the suit is placed inside a vulcaniser, whereby the rubber tape is cured by heat and pressure into the material itself. This is a unique process known as “Vulca Seam Technology”.

REINFORCEMENTS

The VIKING™ VSN material is inherently abrasion and puncture resistant. Soft, flexible and hard-wearing knee pads are fitted as standard.

COLOUR

Black

Standards

  • EN 14225-2:2005

ZIPPER

Front entry: Medium Duty (MD) non-magnetic; 85 or 90 cm long; placed diagonally across the upper body.
Rear entryMedium Duty (MD) non-magnetic; 90 cm long; placed across the shoulders.

The zipper is covered by a flap.

ZIPPER OPTIONS:
Heavy Duty (HD) zipper, 90 cm long (Rear entry suits only); Relief zipper.

VALVES

Standard configuration, mounted on rubber backing discs:

  • Push protected inlet valve, positioned centrally on the chest
  • Hose: 80 cm long, CEJN fitting
  • Low Profile adjustable exhaust valve, on the upper left arm

ALTERNATIVE VALVE OPTIONS:
Non-magnetic inlet valves; Apeks inlet valves; Non-magnetic hoses.
Non-magnetic exhaust valves; Apeks exhaust valves.

NECKSEAL

Surveyor latex neck seal as standard.

ALTERNATIVE OPTIONS:
Bellows latex neck seal; Neoprene neck seal; Neoprene neck warmer in combination with latex neck seal.
The suit may also be fitted with the VIKING™ Quick Neck system, which allows for quick changing of broken seals.

HOOD OPTIONS

VIKING™ VSN suits may be fitted with a wide range of hood options as follows:
Surveyor latex hood + thermal inner hood; Nautic neoprene hood with smooth face seal; Smoothskin hood.

CUFFS 

Latex conical cuffs are standard

CUFF OPTIONS:
PRO latex cuffs or Bellows latex cuffs.

GLOVE RING OPTIONS:
In order to make the suit completely waterproof, it is possible to fit a rubber cuff ring system with fixed external rubber ring, and loose stiff plastic ring which holds the latex seal in place.

The alternative is a plastic bayonet glove ring system with a plastic ring mounted on the sleeve, and a replaceable cuff held in place with a plastic ring.

Both systems make the fitment of  Latex gloves possible.

FOOTWEAR

Rubber coated 5 mm neoprene boots. The boots feature a non-slip outsole and a heel fin retainer.

ALTERNATIVE OPTIONS:
Latex socks or VSN material socks (for use with overboots).

INCLUDED WITH EACH DELIVERY

Each suit comes supplied as standard with the following items:
Suspenders, carry bag, user manual, repair kit and zip care materials.

Coated Fabric

Property Result Standard
Thickness 1.20 mm +/- 0.10 mm  
Weight 1050 +/- 100 g/m2 ISO 3801
Tensile Strength

Warp: min 800 N/ 50mm

Weft : min 650 N/ 50 mm

ISO 1421
Tear Strength

Warp: min 240 N

Weft: min 160 N

ISO 4674
Puncture Resistance Min 82 N pr EN 863
Abrasion Resistance After 5,000 cycles, weight loss 14 gms ISO 5470-1 H 18 , 250 g

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