XS Scuba Ankle Weights WA10 045001

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Average Customer Review: based on 29 reviews.

Rating: Great product
Reviewer: Wendy Sacks
Great product. I own ScubaPro fins that float so it was difficult to keep my feet from floating up during my safety stop. I bought a different pair of ankle weights but they are not as well made as these. They were made from a nylon material that got runs in it and the lead beads started to come out. These are made from a more durable material and just better constructed all around. Would highly recommend these ankle weights.

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3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Rating: XS Scuba Ankle Weights Review - $24.00 - Scuba Gear Customer Reviews
Reviewer: Carol S.
These work fine, easy to adjust. However, I wish they would make some that are flatter, like workout ankle weights, as these tend to move around in the water because of the round shape. But since this type seems to be the standard for scuba diving, this was the best price and good quality.

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Rating: Ankle Diving Weights
Reviewer: Chris P.
it always seemed that despite my best efforts, my feet were always higher than my head while diving. this was causing an unnatural "u" shape in my profile, and causing me back pain. this last trip, i tried the ankle weights (1# each side) that helped considerably to level out my profile, and after 18 dives (almost 19 hours underwater) i emerged from my dive vacation with no low back pain! in addition, as i didnt feel i was floating up, i was able to trim my other weights down considerably, increasing my neutrality and overall better diving! i highly recommend anyone who has low back pain while diving try out ankle weights. it worked for me! they were convenient to use and fit nicely over my boots.

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26 out of 50 people found this review helpful.

Rating: XS Scuba Ankle Weights Review - $24.00 - Scuba Gear Customer Reviews
Reviewer: ROSE M.
The ankle weights look like they will be good. Our trip is coming up in a month but I felt I needed them with my new wet suit.

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Rating: XS Scuba Ankle Weights Review - $24.00 - Scuba Gear Customer Reviews
Reviewer: Patrice K.  -  View all my reviews
An excellent addition to my scuba gear. These ankle weights are a tremendous help for me in establishing my buoyancy while diving. Patrice Koscheski

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2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Cured the problem
Reviewer: steven d.
A pound on each ankle will put your fins on your drysuit in the water for swimming on the surface on your back.

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3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Rating: ankle trim weights
Reviewer: Paul Hahn
works well for intended puropse, helps keep feet from floating up

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6 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

Rating: XS Scuba Ankle Weights 1LB
Reviewer: Alan B.
Very nice dive weights to help keep the fins lower and also to give to underweighted divers. Easy to attach and durable.

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9 out of 16 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Vertical Balance - finally!
Reviewer: Adair New  -  View all my reviews
im one of those women whose lower body tends to float upward when trying to relax at a safety stop (not exactly attractive. these weights make it effortless to hang in vertical position yet they dont affect my horizontal balance when diving at all. i love them!

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158 out of 315 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Love them!
Reviewer: Kathryn R.
I always dove with full foot fins/socks, but recently decided to get regular fins/booties. I guess the booties made my feet float a bit, so I was having "back arch" problems. I dive with only 6# of weight anyway, and didnt want to add any more around my waist. The 1# weights on each ankle were exactly what I needed. No more arching, no more fighting to stay level during safety stop. Very comfortable, easy to take with me on out of country trips.

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192 out of 369 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Perfect Ankle Weights
Reviewer: Kayomee D.  -  View all my reviews
I bought these because my new fins caused my legs to want to float away. These weights worked perfectly. They are soft, comfortable, adjustable, easy to wash and have an easy snap release. Shipping was very fast from Scuba.com

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337 out of 643 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Great Product
Reviewer: Jody Bullock
I am very please with the ankle weights, they are a great help with keeping a level profile while diving.

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133 out of 266 people found this review helpful.

Rating: ankle weights
Reviewer: Julia Roberts
These were just what I needed! As a novice diver, I was having trouble keeping the proper profile. I used these on a trip to Mexico and feel they helped alot!

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140 out of 282 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Does the job
Reviewer: Carolina E.
Ive never been so confortable in my life! This weight really made a huge diffrence from my last dives. The only drawback is that I had to tie a knot on the strap according to ankle diameter so clippers wouldnt slide, but other than that... perfect!

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447 out of 927 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Lift bag
Reviewer: Larry D.  -  View all my reviews
Good size easy to stow handy when needed

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313 out of 606 people found this review helpful.

Rating: scubamanbo master instructor rewiews ankle weights
Reviewer: Robert Pierce
These are useful if your legs tend to float up in salt water a common problem for women. They help in keeping you in the best position for diving. I use them to help me swim at the surface as I am an oprn water swimmer and they allowed a better kick. Very comfortable to wear. Super price ansd fast shipping

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470 out of 928 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Nice
Reviewer: Jeffrey J Vance  -  View all my reviews
Nice ankle weights

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331 out of 651 people found this review helpful.

Rating: ankle weights are great
Reviewer: Ronald Turner
got these for my wife and she loves them

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269 out of 524 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Ankle Weights
Reviewer: Carol D.
I bought the 1.5 lb ankle weights because of a problem with my feet being too buoyant. I found the ankle weights to be comfortable and easy to adjust. My feet stayed level instead of going up.

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162 out of 359 people found this review helpful.

Rating: My attitude has changed!
Reviewer: PAUL DONOVAN  -  View all my reviews
These ankle weights are very comfortable and the clips are easy to use. Wearing these has changed my attitude during diving because they keep my feet down where they are supposed to be. I highly recommend these for women. Roberta - Oregon

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Rating: undecided
Reviewer: Pricella Armendariz  -  View all my reviews
I did not use these weights on my ankles, due to the heavy currents on my last dive. I was dissappointed though, in that the sales person said it was 3 lbs. total, and it is actually 3 lbs. each weight, for a total of 6 lbs. I used them in my pockets since the size of the weight is long and the strap does not tie to a "small" anakle which most short females like I have. I would not reccommend these for small ankles.

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430 out of 893 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Great Price
Reviewer: Linda B.  -  View all my reviews
Even the 1# weights are great to help keep my legs down during safety stop when my tank is more buoyant

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435 out of 875 people found this review helpful.

Rating: 1 lb ankle weights
Reviewer: Alan B.  -  View all my reviews
good weights but it wouold be nice if they whers longer and thinner in the main body. I cut and sewed the straps to streamline them somewhat.

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375 out of 769 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Ankle Weights
Reviewer: Dawn Menard  -  View all my reviews
I have not had a chance to use these yet but from putting them on around the house they seem like very nice and well put together.

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349 out of 669 people found this review helpful.

Rating: i CANT BELIEVE i WEIGHTED THIS LONG
Reviewer: Richard Wilson  -  View all my reviews
mY FEET LIKES TO FLOAT SO THIS HELPS ME A LOT THANKS

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306 out of 624 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Great
Reviewer: Misty P.  -  View all my reviews
Works really well to control leg buoyancy.

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365 out of 754 people found this review helpful.

Rating: Ankle weights
Reviewer: William Comber  -  View all my reviews
Work great for holding a "heads-up" attitude with dry suit diving.

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387 out of 798 people found this review helpful.

Rating: leg weights
Reviewer: Gerald Benson  -  View all my reviews
6 dives so far, work just fine. Helps manage the drysuit air ... particularly with the lighter split fins.

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356 out of 720 people found this review helpful.

Rating: XS SCUBA ANKLE WEIGHTS 1 LB
Reviewer: David Bowen  -  View all my reviews
EASY TO USE NO PROBLEMS.

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330 out of 653 people found this review helpful.


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