The Cressi Geronimo Elite Speargun

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Nov 222013
 
The Cressi Geronimo Elite Speargun

The Cressi Geronimo Elite offers significant improvements over its predecessor, the Geronimo Pro spear gun. This new version is a real good item to take underwater, especially if you prefer muzzles that are designed for use with circular rubbers. The new muzzle is notably compact and anatomically hydrodynamic, with the standard model sitting well on […]

Pneumatic Spearguns

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Nov 012013
 
Pneumatic Spearguns

In this post, we review and take look at Pneumatic spearguns – what they are and how they work. Essentially, they use compressed air as a means of projecting spears at underwater targets, usually fish. Unlike the band powered gun (the principal alternative available to the spearfisherman) that uses a rubber band, this type of gun […]

Dec 052015
 
U.S. Divers Mercury Shorty Adult Wetsuit

The U.S. Divers brand is known for their high quality gear – snorkels, fins, masks and all kinds of accessories for watersports and snorkelling. They have everything a watersports fan could wish for, and their gear is available at many premium brand sporting goods stores and in online stores as well. Their Mercury Shorty Adult […]

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Nov 212015
 
Cressi Pro Light Open Heel Diving Fin

Cressi is one of the largest manufacturers of water sports and diving equipment out there. The company covers four market areas: snorkelling, spearfishing, diving and swimming, and they also have a global presence. They have achieved this by providing recreational and professional swimmers, divers and water sports enthusiasts with high quality gear; their offer includes […]

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Nov 142015
 
U.S. Divers Full Adult Wetsuit

Every experienced diver knows how important a good wetsuit is. Without a proper wetsuit, there’s no way you will be able to snorkel or dive for longer periods of time. A good, high quality wetsuit will keep you warm and be a perfect fit; it won’t be uncomfortable in any way. Depending on what kind […]

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Fantasy Diving Watch List (V 2.0)

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Mar 162014
 
Fantasy Diving Watch List (V 2.0)

Late last year, I put together a list of some of my favourite diving watches, with the vague promise of further fantasy lists. True to form, here’s a second list of some of the watches I would love to own. PITA Oceania 5000m Man, hwo tough does a watch have to be to make it […]

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Anatomy Of The Perfect Diving Fin

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Feb 142014
 
Anatomy Of The Perfect Diving Fin

An experienced diver knows how to preserve air, because such a person is much more relaxed underwater. Instead, a beginner may need to preserve more air. An efficient pair of scuba fins could mean less energy used and less consumed oxygen. There are many options to choose from when buying such equipment. Many divers still […]

What To Look For in an Underwater Scuba Camera

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Feb 022014
 
What To Look For in an Underwater Scuba Camera

Choosing the perfect underwater camera depends on several factors, and today we will bring them closer to you. Diving is a marvellous experience and many divers wish to catch some of their best underwater moments on camera as well. First off, you will have to choose whether you wish to buy an underwater camera or […]

The Humble Dive Torch – Do You Really Need One?

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Jan 102014
 
The Humble Dive Torch - Do You Really Need One?

LED dive torches are certainly indispensable tools for those who are passionate about scuba diving, especially if you plan to dive deep into the ocean where the visibility is diminished. There are hundreds of different variants of the basic dive torch available on the market, and while some of them use halogen bulbs, others rely […]

Scuba Diving Knife Roundup

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Jan 052014
 
Scuba Diving Knife Roundup

I have already made a few posts on what to look for in a scuba diving knife and what (in my humble opinion) the best diving knife is. This post takes a look at some of the other top knives that you can acquaint yourself with before you take your next dive. Obviously, I don’t […]

Decompression Sickness – Causes and Symptoms

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Dec 302013
 
Decompression Sickness – Causes and Symptoms

Decompression sickness is a serious risk to all divers. Every diver is well aware that he or she can’t stay in deep water until their scuba tank is empty, as emerging quickly from deep waters is a very high health risk. If a diver does so, he risks decompression sickness (also known as “The Bends”). […]

Spearfishing – The Top 4 Risks

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Dec 272013
 
Spearfishing - The Top 4 Risks

Spearfishing, although a great sport and hobby, also carries some quite serious risks with it. In order to make sure you are safe, you should be aware of those risks before going on an underwater hunt. A blackout is one of the most common risks for freedive spearos. The blackout usually occurs during ascension, usually […]