TDI Diver News

Don’t Dive Cold When You Don’t Have To

The Navy’s Experimental Diving Unit questions the conventional wisdom that cold at depth increases the risk of decompression illness.

 

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How Full Face Masks Benefit Tech Divers

Integrating a full-face mask into your equipment kit while technical diving can have enormous benefits in terms of safety and communication. It is very important you seek the proper training when using FFM for technical diving.

 

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The World’s Best Wreck Dive Is…

TDI asked 3 accomplished divers what they thought was the world’s best wreck dive, and here is what we they said.

 

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Holiday Gift Ideas for Divers

Holiday shopping for the scuba divers in your life is nothing to panic over. With so many fun gadgets to choose from, it’s practically impossible to go wrong.

 

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A Passion for Exploration

Nathalie Lasselin is an award winning filmmaker, a TDI Cave and Technical Instructor, and she has dove and filmed in over 40 countries, always striving to explore, document and protect the mysterious underground world.

 

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A Dive Collaboration: The Mission “Keep’em Wet”

Our latest Technical Diving Workshop was hosted at Blue Stone Resort/Quarry in Thomasville, North Carolina.

 

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TDI’s John Garvin Goes Hollywood

TDI’s own John Garvin was an instrumental part of James Cameron’s Deepsea Challenge 3D.

 

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The Secret Sauce for Surface Marker Buoy (SMB) Deployment

This article focuses on one specific aspect of deploying an SMB: methods for inflating the SMB.

 

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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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Signs and Symptoms of Decompression Sickness

A brief discussion of decompression sickness (DCS) symptoms, as well as, how to prevent and immediate treatment.

 

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