All measurements must be taken with a soft tape measure pulled snug but not tight. Stand straight, looking forward with your feet flat on the floor. It is best to have help taking the measurements, in order to remain in the optimal measuring stance.
MODS DRYSUIT MEASUREMENT FORM
Removes shoes and heavy clothing. Use a digital scale..
Take off shoes and remove anything from your head.
Above the eyebrows straight around head. This measurement helps to determine hood size..
Around neck at widest point. Make sure hair is not under the measuring tape (if person is in street clothes make sure collar of shirt is not under measuring tape). This measurement helps to determine hood size and neoprene neck seal size, if applicable.
Across the top of the shoulder starting on the curve of the left side where the arm joins the top of the shoulder to the base of the neck and over to the same point on the right shoulder. These points are approximately 2" below the top edge of the shoulder (follow the curve of the start and stop points with the tape measure).
Take this at the widest point. This is usually at the nipple area. (Do not let the person hold their breath during this measurement. They should be relaxed.) If the person is muscular, take a second measurement at armpit area, across the upper chest. Use the larger of the two measurements. Remember, take this measurement at the widest area...
At the widest point. (This is usually across the navel. However, make sure that it is the widest point! Again, make sure the person is relaxed and not holding their breath or “holding it in.”)
At the widest point. Again, make sure the person is relaxed and not holding their breath or “holding it in.”
Take this measurement from the side of the person so you can see the placement of the tape. Place the tape around the hips across the widest point of the buttocks. (Make sure they empty their pockets if in street clothes.)
At the widest point. Wrap the measuring tape around the thigh, where the bottom of your butt meets the top of your thighs.
Placing the tape around the widest part of the knee...
At the widest point.
Placing the tape around the narrowest point of the ankle
Across wrist bone (make sure hand is relaxed). This measurement helps to determine wrist seal size, if applicable.
Widest point below elbow (arm relaxed).
Circumference around the bicep.
With arm straight out to the side and parallel to the ground, wrap the measuring tape around the arm where it joins to the body. Start and end at the top. Have the person drop their arm to the side and then read the measurement.
NECK TO LOWER BUTTOCKS
Measure the distance from the middle of the neck to lower buttocks.
ARMPIT TO WRIST
Measure the distance from the armpit to the wrist.
LEG LENGTH / INSEAM
Measure the distance from the lower buttocks to floor.
The length measurement of your feet.