Protective cover sleeves on the dive lights?

Please register or login

Welcome to ScubaBoard, the world's largest scuba diving community. Registration is not required to read the forums, but we encourage you to join. Joining has its benefits and enables you to participate in the discussions.

Benefits of registering include

  • Ability to post and comment on topics and discussions.
  • A Free photo gallery to share your dive photos with the world.
  • You can make this box go away

Joining is quick and easy. Log in or Register now!


Reaction score
# of dives
I'm a Fish!
Our customer Amine shared his DIY protective cover for xtar D26 dive light, as showed in photos below. He told in Algeria many spearo use the protective cover sleeves on the lights, in order not to make noise during spearfishing when the dive light hit rocks. Besides, the cover sleeves can also protect the dive light from scratching...

Do you think it’s necessary to include a cover on the dive light? Welcome to share your views on such dive accessories.
XTAR D26 1100-Feedback.jpg


Reaction score
# of dives
I just don't log dives
How often are your dive-lights hitting rocks?

DIY would probably be the way to go. That just looks like some sort of stretchy tubular shaped material. My first guesses on places to look for something like that would be in the context of fitness, such as making weight-bars or bike-handles more comfortable. You could also look at child-protection, reducing potential injury when running into objects.

You can buy neoprene by the yard at fabric stores (or online) though it's somewhat of a challenging fabric to work with.

Top Bottom