Diver Tests2018-08-13T09:42:55+00:00

Diver Tests

Seac Libera

Seac makes strong claims for the performance of its Libera 7mm, which I was to test in Gibraltar, where I began my diving career. Read more...

Beuchat Maxlux S

The late Nigel Wade was raving about a DIVER cover shot by Alex Mustard. “It’s brilliant. Alex has matched the colour of the Read more...

Scubapro Equalizer

Scubapro was one of the innovators that popularised the stabiliser or jacket-style BC in the late 1970s that eventually displaced the horse-collar Read more...

Garmin Descent MK1

The watch-styled descent MK1 is the first dive-computer from US marine-electronics giant Garmin, and the hype preceding Read more...

Gralmarine Strobo

A good few years ago, I rolled backward from the tubes of the club rib and set out to explore the wreck of HMS Falmouth Read more...

Suunto EON Core

Go online to the scuba forums and you can still find passionate debates on the minutiae of decompression theory and dive-planning Read more...

Mares XR DCT/V/S

I’ve been diving for 30 years or so, and while I acknowledge that this isn’t so much as a pimple on the rear of the Read more...

Apeks XL4

REGULATOR Apeks XL4 APEKS AND REGULATORS ARE SYNONYMOUS as far as many British divers ...
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Weefine Ring-light

Back in the day, newbie underwater photographers were often advised to start with close-up work. You could pre-set your camera Read more...

Sealife DC2000

Sealife has been making underwater cameras for a while now, so it ought to know a thing or two about it Read more...

Scubapro Jet Club

In the past few years there has been an explosion of fins onto the market. Tekkies have warmed to short stubby Read more...

Zybax Scuba

You know what it’s like – you’re all kitted up and ready to go, but there’s a delay before the RIB heads off, then the Read more...

Bare Aquatrek

My regular post-lady handed over the box, telling me that it was too light to be diving equipment, and as soon as I took it from her I knew exactly what she meant. Read more...