Home Made Scuba Gear [videos]

Scuba Diving is a relatively new sport … The first scuba divers had to actually make their own gear (DIY).

We have had a number of posts over the years about home made scuba gear which were somewhat controversial as it relates to DIY scuba gear.  Some of these posts garnered undue back-lash from a few of our followers. Well, as it turns out, home made scuba gear isn't all that much of a foreign concept as Scuba Tech's Alec explains.

About 50 years ago divers actually had to make their own tanks, regulators and such before their first dive.  With all of the progress we have made as a society … After watching the following video dont you feel that we have lost our ingenuity. We have lost the ability/skills required to build useful things.

Alec explains how early/vintage equipment was made in the following video.

Images Source: YouTube Clips

A few of our followers gave us a lot of flack over the following posts that featured DIY home made scuba gear…

A DYI Breathing Device For Scuba Divers
A DIY Scuba Diving Helmet
DIY Scuba Propellers For Scuba Divers
A $600k Diving Suit For Tech Divers



Dive Resorts & Liveaboards by PADI Travel

Plan your next dive adventure with PADI Travel

Purchase your next dive trip from PADI Travel at our affiliate link below and receive a free $300 Hotel Discount Card that can be used worldwide for hotel stays , car rentals and excursions. --> http://forscubadivers.com/DivePadi Simply email proof of purchase for verification. Terms apply, see terms on your Hotel Savings Card email.


Vendor Promotions -Great Deals (Free Shipping Available)


Personal Health & Wellness Technology


 

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *