This is my first thread on ScubaBoard.
I am an OWSI with PADI and SSI.
I have been using the same BCD for my entire career thus far. It is a Masterlift TEK from Beauchat size XL.
Regardless of it being 1.5 - 2 sizes too large, it served as a great BCD for me.
Although I will...
Quick Question: How many more pounds would you use with a Steel 120 vs with a Steel 100 to factor in the slightly more buoyant properties of the 120 toward the end of a dive?
Explained: A buddy is letting me hold onto his Steel 120’s as he is a CCR diver and never uses them, so I gave them a...
I am looking to buy a new bcd. I am currently working everyday conducting dsd’s and leading certified dives.
Which should I buy?
Apeks black ice
I know the black ice is much better.
I had one of these a couple years ago but got stolen while working in Portugal.
Do I really...
Looking to get some new regs.
Working in diving so use them every day.
I really like the XL4 plus
But really is it worth it?
Should I just stop messing and buy a
I know the XL4 need different tools to service. But is it much more messing?
Hello everyone, I am new to the forum and to diving in general. I posted an intro in the proper section so I won't repeat my story here.
I just picked up a 3mm wetsuit and my BCD after lunch. I was actually able to get in a pool for a while with the gear, which was great.
I ended up getting...
I'm breaking in a new set of X-treme fins with a 3 mm size 9 boot. (size 8.5 shoe)
Been swimming in the pool every few days and after each dive, the top of my foot hurts like mad. The area shown in the image. (i'm a warm water diver once a year, cold water the rest of the time. Used to...
How does one go about testing new gear, like checking weights/buoyancy...
I would not want to do it during a group dive so I don't delay group.
How do I find a dive buddy to just go and test gear somewhere easy, I guess like Centeen park or Morrison Quarry? I'm in Ottawa and my playground...
$235 + shipping for everything. Brand new gear, bought a few years ago, never used (had to leave sport)--have Oceanic mask, snorkel, dive bag (holds mask, snorkel and fins), women's boots (size 7/8), Viper fins; Pacific Gear rolling duffle (holds all the gear); Tilos XS gloves, and dive log...