SDI Diver News

Scuba Camp for the Army Warrior Transition Unit

In July 2014, Divers Supply teamed up with the Army’s Warrior Transition Command to support their WTU Camp at Fort Stewart, Georgia.

 

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Amazing Underwater Encounters

View some of our amazing underwater encounters, and send us yours too!

 

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Dive Computers vs. Dive Tables

Picture this – I’m riding to the dive site in my horse and buggy, and calculating my no decompression limits on my abacus. If you think that takes time, that’s nothing, it’s chiseling my dive plan into my stone tablet.

 

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Thowback September

At our last SDI/TDI/ERDI Marketing meeting here at Headquarters, we were inspired to dedicate next month’s content theme to Throwbacks.

 

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Scuba Fails

We asked you to send us your Scuba Fails, and this what you sent in…


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The Non-Certified Divers

The origins of the recreational scuba industry can be found among a group of forward thinking individuals who brought standardized scuba training to the public.


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3 Mistakes Most New and Veteran Divers Make

This article will discuss 3 mistakes that are common for new divers, how to avoid them, and how an experienced diver could easily end up making the same mistake.


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Pre-Check before the Pre-Dive Checklist

Getting into the habit of going through a PRE pre-dive checklist well before the dive should be common practice for all divers, regardless of their training or experience level.


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Do’s and Don’ts of Diving Back In

Picture a clear sky, slight breeze, warm sun beating down on flat calm seas, and limitless visibility underwater… What could make this picture perfect dive day go from fantastic to terrible? Having to skip out on a dive! If you are a new diver or this is your first dive of the season – there are a few Do’s and Don’ts to consider before taking a giant stride in and having to skip out on a dive.


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3 Tools Lionfish Hate

Although it is mostly interested in small prey, this underwater villain will not balk at meeting with a human. In fact, during my scuba diving adventures, this fish has often thwarted my attempts to enjoy the splendor of the coral reefs.


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