03.03.2017 by ricardo

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03.03.2017 by ricardo

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03.03.2017 by ricardo

The mouthpiece, as the name says, is held in your mouth and you breathe through it when diving. You will find one on your regulator and octopus, as well ...

technical diving with trimix
03.03.2017 by ricardo

Mixed Gas Diving is an alternative to diving with compressed air. Thereby oxygen poisoning, which is imminent with compressed air cylinders at great depths, is not possible. In order ...

safety stop
03.03.2017 by ricardo

Micro Bubbles are tiny gas bubbles in a liquid or a solid matter. When diving, these are significant in two ways, namely on one hand for decompression and ...

free flow on regulator
03.03.2017 by ricardo

You need the so-called purge button above all in order to "clear" your regulator. This means in order to free it from water. Concretely this works as such:   You ...

scuba diving equalization using Valsalva or Toynbee method
03.03.2017 by ricardo

The so-called Lowry Method is a procedure for the pressure compensation when diving. This is important in order to prevent a barotrauma for example. How does the Lowry Method work? The ...

long john wetsuit
03.03.2017 by ricardo

"Long John" is the nickname for the lower part of a wetsuit containing of 2 parts. Find the best Dive Professionals, Dive Centers and Liveaboards on rateyourdive.com

alpha flag - diving flags
02.03.2017 by ricardo

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02.03.2017 by ricardo

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second stage of a scuba diving equipment
01.03.2017 by ricardo

The alternative air source is your spare regulator. For example in case your Dive Buddy is out of air. For that reason it's colored yellow to be seen ...

zodiac boat
01.03.2017 by ricardo

Zodiac is another term for the kind of an inflatable boat. Zodiac boats are often used for diving. Find the best Dive Professionals, Dive Centers and Liveaboards on rateyourdive.com   Picture: Von Rootology ...

rebreather system
23.02.2017 by ricardo

The rebreather is an alternative to the conventional compressed air cylinders for scuba diving. What is special about it: The device processes your breathing air so that you ...

scuba diving hood
23.02.2017 by ricardo

A hood is mostly made of neoprene and is, as the name says, a hood, which covers the head completely. You need this above all if you dive ...

diving console
23.02.2017 by ricardo

The console for diving is a support where your instruments are fastened on.  For example, the compass, pressure gauge, diving computer or depth gauge are mounted on it. ...