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Superior fiberglass fin blades with extremely
Waterway fiberglass is extremely durable, and this is because Waterway uses the '
Captain Nemo Blades can fit any standard foot pocket design. Unless otherwise requested, these fins will arrive without holes (to secure to the foot pocket). You will need to drill two holes in the fiberglass to fit your favourite foot pocket, and use a rubber attachment set (around $7.00) to secure the fin.
Martin Stepanek Prefers Captain Nemo Freediving Fins!
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Review of Stiffness Options
Stiffness #1 (Soft) - These are the blade of choice for most girls. They are ideal for recreational freediving up to around 66ft and perfect for freediving on reefs, marine interactions or spending a lot of time on the surface swimming. Con - lack of burst speed.
Stiffness#2 (Medium)- This is a very universal blade. You'll notice most FII Instructors are using this blade as they offer a nice
Stiffness #3 (Hard) - We have classified as the stiff fin, although there is one stiffness higher, this is really as high as we recommend. It is ideal for deep divers 100ft +, strong legs or freedivers needing to push a bigger surface area through the water. This fin is not recommended for those who do a lot of surface swimming.
Stiffness #4 (Extra Hard)- Although applicable to the fin swimming arena, we feel this fiberglass option is too stiff for freediving purposes.
Most retailers are selecting the black colored fiberglass as it is universally more popular, and while there is no difference in the properties of these blades, some people prefer the yellow because it is raw and unaltered state (no dye). If you are interested in the yellow blades, you may need to request a special order from your nearest retailer.