Month: October 2017

Wetsuit 101

  As we have said before in our Get Your Gear On post, a wetsuit that fits well and suits your diving needs should probably be the first piece of scuba gear that you purchase. Wetsuits are designed to keep you warm and comfortable for a more enjoyable diving experience. There are several varieties of wetsuits that

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Tips for Finding the Right Scuba Mask

  THE RIGHT SCUBA MASK IS AN ESSENTIAL PART OF A GOOD DIVING EXPERIENCE.  The scuba mask must fit properly,  allow for clear vision, prevent leakage, and be easily equalized and and defogged. The mask should also be constructed of  good quality materials. The lens of the mask should be made from high grade tempered glass 

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Get Your Gear On – What Do I need?

  So you have been certified and gone on some exciting, or maybe a little scary, dives using rental equipment. Which, by the way, is a good thing to do when you first begin scuba diving. You may decide (Though I can’t imagine why!) that scuba diving is not the right fit for you or

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Pre Dive Checklist

The most important pre-dive safety activity is to perform a Buddy Check. This is a Pre-Dive Safety check that should be performed by every diver no matter what their level of diving proficiency. To perform this check, each diver and his/her buddy inspect each others’ scuba equipment before descending on a dive.  The Buddy Check

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First Things First – Get Certified!

If you are not already a certified diver, you need to get certified by  a recreational certification agency. The two most popular and largest agencies are PADI and NAUI. PADI is the world’s largest and most respected scuba diving training organization. They are ISO Standards Compliant and have courses for all levels of diver expertise,

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Hello World!

Welcome to Primo Scuba! As experienced divers, we are so excited to share the newest and best scuba gear, information on scuba diving, and experiences in the world of scuba diving with you all. We hope you will share with us as well, so, please post your comments and great dive stories with us! Go

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