Poseidon at TekDiveUSA

If you're visiting TekDiveUSA this week, not only will you be able to see lots of PADI Tec peeps, but you will be able to see the Poseidon M28. The M28 is the new handset for the Poseidon rebreather and, as you can see from the pics below looks gorgeous. Poseidon told us, "pre-orders for …

#TBT – How The 11 Inch Standard Was Born – By Rosemary E Lunn

Throw Back Thursday! When it comes to equipment design, have you ever wondered how certain key measurements came into existence? An interesting example is the measurement between the two holes on a backplate. Lamar Hires of Dive Rite takes up the story. “You never forget your first kiss, car or set of diving equipment. When …

Andrea Doria at TEKDiveUSA

On July 26, 1956 the Andrea Doria collided with the Stockholm and sank in the Atlantic Ocean approximately 60 miles off Nantucket, Rhode Island. This was one of the biggest ship collisions in modern history. Most of the passengers were rescued. The media covered much of the event as it took almost 24 hours for …

Tec CCR now at Dive Georgia

Dive Georgia is now an active Rebreather and Tec CCR center diving the AP Diving units! They told us "We have already scheduled with students Tec 40 CCR as well as Rebreather / Advanced Rebreather classes." If you are thinking about becoming a rebreather diver (and maybe instructor) and would like to train with them you …

Join us at TEKDIVEUSA

PADI officially invites you to TEKDiveUSA.2016. TEKDiveUSA is a biennial advanced and technical diving conference comprising three elements; an exhibition, a conference and a gala awards dinner. We kick things off with a Friday night BBQ on April 22nd followed by the two day conference (April 23-24th, 2016) in Miami, Florida. The 'show and tell' will have over …

Pushing the Envelope at TekDiveUSA

TecRec Blog caught up with Michael Menduno as he prepared a major display that will debut at TEKDiveUSA 2016. Founder and publisher of aquaCORPS (the now extinct 1990s magazine credited with bringing tec diving into the mainstream) and the original TekConference, Menduno whetted our appetites for what he's creating. TRB: Hi, Michael. Tell us about …