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Shearwater Teric Dive Computer Review – What you need to know!

Computer technology has brought significant developments in diving safety, performance, and convenience–advancements symbolized by the sleek, Bond-like multi-purpose computer wristwatch. The future is here, and it’s under warranty. Do have a closer look at the Shearwater Teric dive computer when you’re in the market for finding the best diving computer for your scuba needs! As […]

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Oceanic VTX Dive Computer Review

The Oceanic VTX dive computer offers a new design that is stylish and convenient. The unit includes innovative features along with the precision of a quality instrument. In this article, we’ll take a look at this popular model and how it might—or might not—work for you. Experienced divers find that a modern dive computer is […]

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Mares Puck Pro Plus Dive Computer Review

Mares refreshed the successful Puck Pro with the updated Mares Puck Pro Plus. We are highlighting the new features that were introduced in the following review. Has Mares made one of the best entry-level diving computers even better? Review of the Mares Puck Pro Plus With most of the technical capabilities that have stayed the […]

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How to find the Best Dive Knives

Many divers carry a knife for different purposes, the most important of which is simply the peace of mind it offers. Knives can come in handy in case the diver find themselves tangled in seaweed, a fishing line, or kelp. They can also be used to pry or dig during a dive. In very rare […]

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What can you do about Dive Computer Lockouts?

Do you stop your dive if your computer locks you out? You’re on a diving trip and for whatever reason your dive computer goes into lockout mode and locks you out for a period. What can or should you do now? Why would your dive computer go into lockout mode? First, there are several reasons […]

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The Best Scuba Dive Lights

The importance of a good scuba light can’t be overstated. Unless you’re swimming in a crystal clear lagoon things are going to get pretty dark quite quickly. Chances are good that you already know that. Some of you may not. Either way, everyone needs a solid list of the best scuba dive lights. In case […]

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Cressi Goa Dive Computer Review

Cressi introduced the Goa dive computer not too long ago. It’s a wrist watch-sized device that comes packed with functionality. Initially, it had not available yet in the US. In the meantime though its here and it’s a solid contender for the lower-end dive computer segment. You’re looking at similar features as in a Cressi […]

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A first look at the Dive Rite HP50 Lighting System

Dive Rite introduced a new lighting system, the HP50. It’s a modular system that can grow with your needs as a diver. While not cheap to begin with, it’s an outstandingly capable light system! The first version of using the HP50 is to set it up as a regular hand-held scuba torch. But don’t be […]

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Oceanic ProPlus X Dive Computer Review

The Oceanic ProPlus X is a console-style dive computer. It is a full-featured scuba computer that pretty much has any possible feature a diver with any experience level could ask for. The screen is simply brilliant and navigation is easy with four buttons. The large display is very clean and shows all the important information […]

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Suunto Cobra 3 Diving Computer Console Review

The Suunto Cobra 3 is designed for new recreational divers who would like to combine their pressure gauge and their dive computer into one piece of equipment. This is not a typical wrist-mounted computer and can be great for those looking for a gauge design dive computer. This diving computer is not designed for professional […]

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Framed vs Frameless Scuba Diving Mask

You’ve spent a lot of time researching the best gear on the market, and investing the energy in finding the right face mask should be no different. In many ways, your mask is a hugely important part of diving. A good one allows you to see the world underwater. One of the earliest considerations you’ll […]

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Suunto EON Steel Dive Computer Review

The technical diving computer by Suunto is well-priced. EON Steel offers divers many safety features, alarms, and customized settings; while allowing you to keep your display clean and simple. The unique ability to recharge the battery on the Suunto EON Steel dive computer makes this computer stand out from others available in its class. Suunto […]

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Back Inflate BCD vs Jacket Style BCD

When you’re getting out in the water, you’ll want a BCD which is also known as a buoyancy control device. These are an essential piece of your diving gear. But as with any other kind of gear, there are a lot of choices out there for you to pick from. There are two main kinds of […]

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Aqua Lung Legend (LX, LUX, Glacia) Regulator Review

Aqua Lung is one of the best-known brands with regards to any kind of scuba gear. They are known for their quality and innovative products. The Aqua Lung Legend LX and other regulators in the Legend series are no exception. None of these regulators is on the cheap end of things but you can rely […]

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Mares Smart Dive Computer Review

Mares has designed and ideal introductory dive computer with its Smart dive watch. This dive computer has a lot of safety features built into it that match the needs of new divers, which makes it a fun introductory dive watch.  One of the best safety features that the Mares Smart dive watch has is the […]

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What Kinds of Scuba Octopus Regulators are There?

When you’re learning about scuba diving and getting into it, you might be confused by how many options you have. You might even be a little confused about what you really need. One of the most important parts of your gear is your octopus regulator. If you’re not sure what that is or what you […]

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Oceanic OCi Dive Computer Review

This wristwatch style dive computer by Oceanic is excellent for new and experienced divers alike. The Oceanic OCi dive computer is a wristwatch style computer. It features four buttons that allow you convenient on-screen navigation. The display is large enough to be seen underwater, and the backlight works well at depth to illuminate the display. […]

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Atomic Aquatics Z3 Regulator Review

Atomic Aquatics are known for the top-of-the-line quality and technology when it comes to dive gear. This reputation is reflected in all their equipment including their regulators like the Atomic Aquatics Z3 Regulator. Yet, they are also known for these features and design to come at a premium price. However, the Z3 is a relatively […]

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Oceanic Geo 2.0 Dive Computer Review

The Oceanic Geo 2.0 dive computer is a neatly designed device that you can wear as a watch every day. It’s made with the beginner to a mid-range recreational diver in mind and has the dual-algorithm that Oceanic is known for. The price reflects the market it targets, and so do the features. You won’t […]

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