Like everything Dive Gears Express sells, DGX Gears XTRA regulators are not only a great value, but great gear. Given my experience so far, I have no hesitation recommending them to even the most demanding diver.View More DGX Gears XTRA Regulator Review
What’s the best underwater camera? There are lot’s of action cameras available to divers, so it is all but impossible to choose the “best underwater…View More The Best Underwater Camera, I hope
Deepblu Introduces the COSMIQ Dive Computer UPDATE 10/24/16: The v.9 COSMIQ firmware update includes a setting for freshwater. There are a few other updates since…View More COSMIQ Dive Computer Review – Part I
As mentioned frequently, the most popular local dive spot here is Lake Tahoe. We dive others fairly frequently as well, like Donner Lake, Pyramid Lake…View More SubGravity 6mm Stainless Steel Backplate Review
It’s been probably 5 years since I sent my DUI CF200x drysuit to DUI to be retrofitted with Zip Seals. Since then, I’ve made about…View More DUI Zip Seals on Viking Drysuit
Someone named Laura disagrees with me, but I have long maintained that the best dive fin ever made is the Apollo Prestige. I love it…View More Dive Rite XT vs. Apollo Prestige Dive Fins
The Scubapro Seawing Nova It is with a heavy heart that I recently made my first fin change in over 20 years. For decades, I’ve…View More Scubapro Seawing Nova Dive Fin Review
Sort out dive log computer compatibility problems and getting your old dive computer data into your new software. Tell me if this sounds familiar. You’ve…View More Moving your dive logbook from PC to Mac
Review of the Shearwater Petrel Dive Computer I’ve owned and used a number of dive computers over the years. The most recent of these was…View More Shearwater Petrel Dive Computer
Mounting a GoPro to Scuba Gear recently got my hands on a GoPro Hero video camera. I honestly never gave GoPro much thought since I…View More Mounting a GoPro Camera to Scuba Gear
Dive fins have undergone a revolution in recent years. In addition to countless designs using every material imaginable, split fins, fins with hinges, unique venting…View More Deep See Pulse Dive Fin Review
About a month ago, I decided it was time to think about replacing my old Poseidon Cyklon 300 regulator with something a little more up…View More SubGear Cayman SCUBA Regulator Review
Over the weekend, I taught two classes, a PADI Drysuit Specialty Course and a PADI Altitude Diving Specialty Course. Being near Lake Tahoe, both are…View More Fourth Element Halo 3D Review
Apeks Tek 3 About six months ago, I made a regulator change on my technical rig from Poseidon to Apeks. My Poseidon regs (Cyklon 300’s)…View More Apeks Tek 3 Review
I recently had a conversation with a technical diver who explained that his “backup” depth gauge and timing device was his older sport diving computer…View More Scubapro 330M Digital Gauge
If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to push your diving to the next level, PADI Tec40 is the first step beyond recreational diving. The…View More PADI Tec40 Course, Lake Tahoe
Last week, after literally thousands of dives in drysuits, I decided to buy myself a little something for my birthday; dry gloves. Specifically, I bought…View More DUI Dry Gloves, Zip Glove Review
Top 5 SCUBA Regulators Under $200 People have been asking me to rate low-priced regulators for a while, so I’ve gathered up a few of…View More Top 5 SCUBA Regulators Under $200
In an earlier post, I indicated that I’ve used the SubGear XP10 Dive Computer with my MacBook Pro, which was true at the time; however,…View More Dive Industry, Listen Up… Then Respond!
These are my new Apeks Tek3 regulators fresh from the dive shop on the front seat of my truck! They’ve been tuned but the zip…View More My New Apeks TEK3 Regulators!
I have been using the OMS BC117, 94 pound-lift BCD (wing) for technical diving for quite some time. I’m not very active in tech diving…View More OMS BC117-K 94lb Lift BCD/Wing Review
The subject comes up in every class we teach, at dive sites and on boats. That is, which regulator to tank fitting should I choose?…View More SCUBA Regulators: DIN vs. Yoke?
When I originally created the JoeScuba blog, I had several informal goals. First, managing a blog is a fun way to stay connected between dive…View More Join JoeScuba
For a long time, I have been complaining about my dive gloves. For starters, I wore holes in the fingertips of my old Deep See…View More Fourth Element 5mm Dive Gloves Review