This ultraminimalist BC incorporates back inflation with streamlined weight pockets for minimal drag in the water and maximum room in your dive bag. We also like the drop-down cargo pocket that provides storage for dive sundries. CONTACT cressi.com
This tec-style rig employs a streamlined doughnut-style air cell providing 40 pounds of lift. Divers will appreciate the blend of tec-harness capability with weight integration, contoured shoulder straps, crotch strap and cushioned back pad. CONTACT istsports.com
Drysuit friendly, this back-inflation BC combines plenty of lift — 48 pounds — with a stable harness and weight integration. Eight stainless D-rings, multiple cargo pockets and grommets for attaching accessories add up to plenty of storage.CONTACT baresports.com
The i3 inflation system replaces the traditional inflator hose with a lever that toggles up and down to add or release air. The new Dimension puts this system in a back-inflation BC featuring a slim new backpack, weight integration and ample storage.CONTACT aqualung.com
BCs are notorious for long drying times … until now. The special thermoplastic polyurethane material doesn’t absorb water, so the Zodiac dries within minutes after diving. The jacket-style air cell provides 40 pounds of lift, and a weight-integrated version is also available.CONTACT sherwoodscuba.com
Crafted for divers who need to pack light but still want the performance of a wraparound air cell, the Travelight blends a soft backpack that will fold down to a compact package with a snug-fitting harness that offers total security while diving.CONTACT cressi.com
Scuba BCs are generally divided into three categories based on how they're used: General Purpose, True Travel and Dual Purpose. This article offers extensive descriptions of each BC categories, so you can choose the one that's right for you — and your diving style.
If you like to travel, our new SCUBAPRO Geo travel scuba BC is ready to go with you. The Geo is the ultimate answer to your dive traveling needs: light (only 4.2 lbs!), foldable, and reliable. This is an adjustable single-air cell BC with a new ...