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Lightweight Travel Dive Equipment

We are back to the old conundrum of taking our scuba diving equipment abroad without paying unnec... Read More
by Przemyslaw Tarko 14/10/21
Fourth Element Day Oct 15th

Fourth Element Day Oct 15th

On Friday October 15th we're welcoming Fourth Element to our London Showroom. The team will be th...
by Alex Griffin 11/10/21
Black vs Clear Silicone Masks

Black vs Clear Silicone Masks

Black vs Clear Silicone Masks There are so many things to consider when purchasing a new mask – f...
by Cath Bates 08/10/21
The Maldives – where, when, how and what kit do I need?

The Maldives – where, when, how and what kit do I need?

The Maldives – where, when, how and what kit do I need? With news of the Maldives being removed f...
by Cath Bates 07/10/21
Essential Regulator Care and Maintenance

Essential Regulator Care and Maintenance

Your regs are likely to be the most costly piece of diving equipment you will buy. They should al...
by Cath Bates 07/09/21
Wetsuit Care and Maintenance

Wetsuit Care and Maintenance

Your neoprene wardrobe needs care but tends to get sidelined by other items in your dive bag. Wet...
by Cath Bates 31/08/21
Essential BCD Care and Maintenance

Essential BCD Care and Maintenance

A buoyancy control device is a major piece of dive equipment that you should be able to trust to ...
by Cath Bates 31/08/21
Essential Drysuit Care and Maintenance

Essential Drysuit Care and Maintenance

A drysuit is a big investment and it should last for years if taken care of properly. It is just ...
by Cath Bates 31/08/21
Dive Computer Care and Maintenance

Dive Computer Care and Maintenance

Dive computers are sophisticated precision instruments. They are designed to withstand pressure, ...
by Cath Bates 31/08/21
Saving Our Oceans This September

Saving Our Oceans This September

With the recent UN climate change report a code red for humanity, efforts are needed in bucketloa...
by Cath Bates 31/08/21
My Favourite, Genuinely Useful Diving Accessories

My Favourite, Genuinely Useful Diving Accessories

Whilst we all love a good accessory, there's no question that the 'accessories' department of any...
by Alex Griffin 25/08/21
When Should you do a Scuba Refresher?

When Should you do a Scuba Refresher?

More thorough than a check dive, a refresher is for divers who haven’t been in the water for seve...
by Cath Bates 12/08/21