Sport Diver Magazine's 2011 Gear Buyer's Guide: SAV-7 Evolution DPV Underwater Scooter
The Transpac XT harness from Dive Rite was inspired by packs used for mountaineering. The contoured harness fits securely and allows excellent mobility. Thickly padded shoulder straps and a lumbar support distribute weight across the hips and back. This reduces joint and muscle strain while moving around the boat or walking along shore. A crotch strap is also included to prevent the BC from shifting while in the water. Optional weight pockets can be mounted vertically or horizontally and hold up to 16 lbs.
Stahlsac’s new HD Caicos Cargo Pack has a tough, rugged tarpaulin exterior and a reinforced bottom that make it a “go anywhere” bag capable of handling even the roughest conditions and environments.
From GoPro cages to protect your essentials to a BC that will fit in your carry-on and an easy-to-use computer, here’s your go-to gear for your next dive trip.
The Everflex C-Zip brings surfing style and function to scuba divers. High-stretch neoprene provides a flexible, easy swimming fit as well as the warmth multiple-dive days require.
A great choice for divers who demand performance on a budget, Atomic’s Z3 is an easy-breathing regulator that offers the same technology as the company’s flagship T3 model at a wallet-friendly price tag
SCUBAPRO’s Seawing Nova Full Foot is the perfect solution for warm-water divers looking for versatile
This modernized version of a classic is reliable and an outstanding breather at virtually any depth. The MK11/R195 offers a lot of performance for your money.
›› Built with lightweight components and anti-freeze materials for optimal cold-water performance ›› First stage has a five LP-port rotating turret ›› Available in four versions to match a variety of budgets and diving stylesWhether you’re diving in a current, upside down or deep, this reg breathes flawlessly. Each version offers its own style, but they all share awesome performance
›› Grip Lock stainless-steel tank buckle allows for the quick mounting of BC to cylinder›› Octo slot provides a place to stow a safe second stage where it’s easy to see and access during a dive ›› Wrapture harness system hugs the body and stabilizes the tank for maximum comfort and control at depth ›› Available in seven sizes; buoyant lift: 35 lb., weight: 7.6 lb.
Designed specifically for female divers using a new Body Map system, Subgear’s Element three-mil steamer keeps ladies warm and, with eye-catching graphics and contrasting color panels, allows them to look good in the process.