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Everything you need to know about your scuba mask

Everything You Need to Know About a Scuba Diving Mask

Impress your buddies with your consummate knowledge of this essential piece of dive gear. Watch all five videos and read all five articles.

Mask-Care

Caring for Your Dive Mask

To a large degree, you care for your mask the same as you would any other piece of dive equipment.

Mask-Selection

Selecting your Scuba Mask for a perfect fit

A mask can easily seduce you with factors ranging from color to style and features. None of these matter, however, unless the mask fits. Don’t settle for anything less than a perfect fit.

Mask-Clear

Mask Clearing: As Easy as 1-2-3

Mask clearing has always been among many new divers’ least favorite skills. The good news is that most new divers have little difficulty with this skill (even if they may not be particularly fond of it). The bad news is, some new divers really struggle with this.

Mask-Preparation

New Scuba Mask Preparation

To start, you need the right cleaning agent. Possible candidates for this include non-abrasive cleansers, toothpaste and dishwashing detergent. The best solution, however, is commercial products made especially for mask preparation. This is what we recommend.

Tank-Valve-Etiquette

Tank Valve Etiquette

Changing these habits now could save your reputation and even your life.

Do-your-tip-your-flight-attendant

Do You Tip Your Flight Attendant?

Tipping can be a delicate topic that people tend to awkwardly dance around at times.

open-mouth

Why Did I Open My Big Mouth?

Aquaworld was celebrating their 30th anniversary and decided that they would host a bash that included a 12k and a 6k race in the hotel zone of Cancun on the 8th of May. Now pay attention to that date because it’s important.