SDI Diver News
Three topics will be covered that may assist a diver with mask leakage issues: hair, mask size, and mask quality.
As sport divers cruising the coral reef or seeking out the best site for underwater photography, we tend to lose sight of the fact that we are on-gassing —or absorbing nitrogen into our tissues—as we dive.
So often, when thinking of dive preparation, the diver may limit his or her self to pre-dive gear packing and the planning discussion that goes on during the ride to the dive site. However, if someone is to be truly prepared, there is much to do long before the day of the dive.
At the top of your list is purchasing what your instructor may have said was the most important piece of dive gear you could own – a dive computer.
Dive shops not only provide areas with equipment, service, training, travel and rentals but most importantly, dive shops provide community.
What makes for good fun conversation over a cold beverage after a day of diving?
These items are the basic tools that help a diver get started, but they are also critically important with regard to comfort and happiness.