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I have been using dry suits for about 10 years for water skiing in cold weather. My experience for best repairs is to contact the manufacture and send it to them. We have used OS Systems dry suits and they have treated us very well on repairs. I used a local dealer for one repair and he did more damage than good. We have 4 dry suits to keep operational. They look to be the same suits as the dive versions except without the valves, hence my earlier post.
I am a commercial diver that tried Harvey dry suits and the only time we could stay dry in them is when we coated the seams with aquaseal when the suit was new. I suppose you cold clean the seams with toluene before coating.
Wow, ten year old suit... Hmmm... well, if its seam leaks, use some Aquaseal or Seal Cement to seal them. The dump valve can be replaced, its pretty easy, you just have to find one. Dry gloves can be added as well, Diving Concepts, DUI, and Viking make some nice ones...
You might want to do some of the repairs yourself, otherwise it can get expensive...
To seal the leak, first use a mix of aquaseal and cotol (toulene). This will thin the thick aqua seal and allow it to soak in, as well as speed cure time. Then come back and go over the area witha second coat, this time use less thinner. Do the seam repairs on the inside of the suit.
I have a dump valve if you want to email me. email@example.com