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aladin 2g

Discussion in 'Computers, Gauges, Watches & Analyzers' started by knelson58, Dec 13, 2011.

  1. knelson58

    knelson58 New

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: michigan
    looking to purchase aladin 2g. it will be are first dive computer put we go to cozumel and just got nitrox certified. anybody have one, and could give me some feed back on their opinions and experiences.
  2. Peter_C

    Peter_C Contributor

    # of Dives: I just don't log dives
    Location: Santa Rosa, CA
    Mine has worked great so far, and I have around 100 dives on it. Get a bungee mount for it and you are set. I run mine in gauge mode, so if I was to do it over again I would purchase a Liquid Vision OLED bottom timer.

    Welcome to Scubaboard :)
  3. drbill

    drbill The Lorax for the Kelp Forest Scuba Legend

    # of Dives: 2,500 - 4,999
    Location: Santa Catalina Island, CA
    Thanks to ScubaPro I got one to replace my Tec 2G that was stolen last summer. I like it... seems even easier for my "mature" eyes to read underwater and I've gotten the hang of the menu buttons much more quickly than I did on the Tec 2G.
  4. Jax

    Jax Deplorable American ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: AZ TX
    Everyone I know of loves the predecessor Tec 2G. The algorithms are the same, with multi-level stops and the Position-Dependent Intermediate Stop (PDIS) in it.

    ScubaPro Uwatec is wonderful at service. The software is consistantly updated and always available on the website. Version 2.07 is out now. The infrared means you can use any infrared device - get one capable of 64-bit and you'll have it forever. No special cable means very inexpensive to download, unlike some computers.

    Deep sea supply makes a bungee mount for it, so you can buy just the puck. Infrared transmitter is around $10-20 if you include shipping. Device will keep up to 100 dives with full details, so you can hold off on the infrared until you come back.

    Disclosure: I have seven Uwatecs; I don't know why people might think I'm biased.
  5. phillybob

    phillybob Contributor

    Got one. Love it. Backs up my VT3.
  6. DiveNav

    DiveNav ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Southern California
    you can see the Aladin 2G in action with our simulators (eDiving and divePAL) and in the Aladin 2G online class


    Alberto (aka eDiver)

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