You Need the Right Equipment

Scuba diving gear is the foundation of the sport without which it could not exist. Much of it is expensive to purchase and maintain and for the majority of recreational divers it is more practical to rent the bulk of it on a dive-by-dive basis. however, it is important to understand what each piece is and its purpose for successfull diving. the following gallery outlines the essential equipment and its function.

Many sites offer deals on SCUBA gear such as SCUBA Supplies and many others. It is recomended that you try on some gear and make sure it fits you perfectly. As such, items like a mask and wetsuit should be purchased at a store to be sure it will fit propery. Other items like snorkels and tanks can be purchased for lower prices than would be offered in dive shops.