August 23, 2016 2 min read
I understand how exciting it is to dive for the first time. As a beginner diver, it is quite important to understand various gear, equipments and accessories that you need for it. Not just how, but what to choose is the basic that you cannot generally skip. Yes!Consulting a professional is always recommended. However, to get yourself prepared in advance, we have some information that you may find pretty useful.
1. Get Yourself A Diving Mask
You might not question on wearing it but you would definitely want to know its functioning. It actually creates an air space so that your facial features can rest properly. The nose pocket is specifically designed for the proper breathing alignment. Make sure that mask is comfortable on your face and is neither loose nor tight. You can test it out by moving your neck upwards in all possible direction and if you feel strained, you should possibly look for the different fit.
2.Snorkel Is Required
Snorkel primarily conserve the amount of air into it while you float on the water surface. This is highly essential and one of the most important accessories for diving. Since the functioning of snorkel is directly associated with your exhalation, it is highly suggested to purchase the one that does not create discomfort.
3. Diving Fin Lets You Float
Diving fins are those fish fins type material that you connect to your legs. It lets you float and swim with more ease and is primarily constructed to resemble the fish fins in terms of design as well as functionality.
4. A diving suit
This is a single piece suit that is constructed with a rigid fabric and is usually comes in snug fit material. This can take the impact of stones and rocks under the water surface and can take the hot and cool temperatures without making you feel uncomfortable. While choosing the one, ensure that the fit is good, the length is not compromised so that you can easily move your body parts.
5. Get A BC
BC carries your essential gears and equipments like tanks even in the great amount of depths and lets your dive comfortably. Take care that the BC is snug enough to go with your body size and does not overwhelm you in any situation. Your one hand should easily operate it comfortably.
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