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The Proper Way to Surface

Have you developed the skills and confidence to execute a proper safety stop and surfacing procedure?

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.

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 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.

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.

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How Logging Your Dives Can Make You a Better Diver

Here are a few items you can include in your logbook to help you stay organized and honest, track progress, and work on self-improvement as a diver.

How Much Weight Do I Need to be Neutrally Buoyant?

Before we can determine our weighting requirements, we have to look at what factors are affecting us.