Gear

Atomic Mask Design Wins Award

For the second year in a row, Atomic Aquatics has been recognized with a RED DOT Award for product design excellence. The company received this award for its innovative and highly popular “frameless” dive mask. The prestigious Red Dot Awards have been presented from the last 50 years recognizing true product design excellence in a wide range of categories. This year, there were more than 50,000 entries from more than 50 countries. Atomic Aquatics last year became the first dive company to receive Red Dot […]

Zeagle N2ition Dive Computer

The Zeagle N2ition dive computer is a multi-functional instrument designed to help divers have a safe, fun diving experience. Simple, intuitive operation allows for monitoring up to two different Nitrox mixtures ranging from 21 percent to 99 percent, and underwater gas switching is as easy as pushing a button. Large, easy to read numbers display primary dive and surface information such as current and maximum depth, date, time, water temperature, dive time elapsed and no-decompression time remaining. Large graphs display ascent rates, as well as […]

SeaLife Digital PRO Flash

SeaLife has introduced the Digital PRO Flash, compatible with any SeaLife camera, as well as all other brands of digital underwater cameras. It also features a new auto mode setting, which automatically adjusts the flash brightness for the optimal image exposure. A variable power adjustment setting allows the user to manually fine-tune the brightness for the desired effect. “The best underwater photographs capture a whole other world,” said Joe Ifi, SeaLife Cameras director of sales and marketing. “This flash enables the photographer many different options […]

Nintendo Releases Scuba Diving Game for the Wii

Endless Ocean is unlike any other Wii game. In fact, it’s more of an experience than a game. Players explore at their own pace as they dive in exotic locales and witness the majesty of the sea from the comfort of their own living rooms. From beautiful tide pools to the wrecks of World War II bombers, there is always something new around the bend. Here are some of the things players can do during their time in the sea: Dive into a massive ocean […]

Wenger Deep Diver Watch

Whether you find adventure on the seas, in the mountains, or through undiscovered terrain, Wenger’s latest addition to its Swiss made watches, the Deep Diver, will withstand the rigors. The Deep Diver Series reaches extreme depths in water and high altitudes at affordable price points. The Deep Diver Series has all the features you would expect to find on the finest dive watches with luminous hands, numerals, and markers including one at the zero position on the unidirectional rotating bezel, separating it from other models […]

Mares Puck Computer Line

Mares has introduced the new 2008 Puck computer line. The new line is entry level, versatile full featured collection of dive computers including Puck wrist, Mission Puck 2 and Mission Puck 3 consoles. The new Puck wrist dive computer features a high-resolution high contrast display, and larger digits, for easy reading, and backlight illumination on demand. Single- button operation makes it easy to quickly scroll through the menu options. Functions include a full decompression program, a programming mode and memory (capacity 38h), watch, calendar, and […]

Color Binders for Dive-Logs

The popular Dive-Logs have added a color version for those divers who wish to distinguish themselves from the crowd. The binders are now available in red/grey and grey/grey. These color combinations are added to the blue/grey color scheme. These binders are made to the high specifications as all Dive-Log binders. It comes with plenty of pockets for all your dive log accessories. Dive-Logs gained their worldwide popularity for their customizable interior pages with pages specialized for computer divers, divers using traditional tables and underwater photographers. […]

Rescue Tape

Harbor Products announces a successful debut to the diving community of their popular Rescue Tape. Already a highly talked about product amongst boaters, Rescue Tape is making rapid inroads into scuba with its self-fusing silicone tape that works even underwater. “Rescue Tape® has been embraced by boaters in the United States, causing it to be one of the hottest selling products in the Marine Industry” says Ron Cordas, VP Sales for Harbor Products, Inc. “Everyone should have a few rolls in their toolbox or dive […]

Nocturnal Lights SLX Light

There is nothing quite as pleasing to a consumer as a product that delivers more than what is promised. I recently acquired a SLX Auto Focus Assist Light (for Photos) from Nocturnal Lights. As its name states, its primary intention is a light to help auto-focus cameras “lock on” for crisp, clean, sharp photos. But I found the light to be also a great general dive light as well. The SLX uses the new technology of LED lighting (Light Emitting Diode). LEDs produce a remarkable […]

H2Odyssey Mariner DB1

California divers are especially hard on their dive bags. No divers cram their bags with more gear — heavy soggy wetsuits or dry suits, big BCs, sometimes even lead weights. The dive gear I wear out or break the fastest, second only to boots, are my dive bags. But I have found a bag that is going to stick with me for a long time: the Mariner DB1 from H2Odyssey. This is one very tough big bag with all the needed features. First is size. […]

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