Are you still using fin straps or have you moved to springs?

+1 vote
asked Aug 8, 2017 in Scuba Diving by Cvet (3,369 points)
I changed over to springs on my fins a couple of years ago. I really like them and so far no rust.

3 Answers

+2 votes
answered Aug 8, 2017 by cquade7 (3,269 points)
I still use the fin straps I am curious to see how the springs hold up over time, but I think like anything with proper care I am guessing they will last just as long.
+2 votes
answered Aug 8, 2017 by George1224 (5,147 points)
Springs, the only way to go. I've been using them for a couple of years now with no problems. When they wear out I will buy more.
commented Aug 8, 2017 by watermarko (55 points)
Not up on springs---what's the benefit, comfort etc.? Presume they last longer than rubber strap, don't break/wear as easily?
commented Aug 11, 2017 by George1224 (5,147 points)
Easy to put on. Don't have to adjust straps. Springs hold the fins on. Try them, you'll love them
+2 votes
answered Aug 14, 2017 by hurfish (3,024 points)
Personally I don't really see the benefit in springs. I guess it could depend on the actual fin style and strap. I have no problem with the straps so far.
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