Rick Hanson

I've been a diving addict since my 14th birthday when my parents took me to the Bahamas and had my first scuba diving experience. I've been an active diver ever since but in the last few years my focus shifted on sharing my thoughts and experience on diving gear, writing product reviews and gave up on organizing dive tours.

Dive Gloves

Dive Gloves Reviews (2020) – Protect those hands

Scubapro EverFlex 3mm Dive Gloves When it comes to temperate water diving, your gloves need to perform a balancing act: be thick enough to keep your hands warm (or at least comfortable), but thin enough to allow sufficient finger dexterity to grab weight-ditch handles, manipulate camera levers and push little buttons on dive computers. Scubapro’s …

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Scuba Gear Set

What Scuba Gear to Buy First? – Detailed Guide for 2020

A tried-and-true transition plan that will get you out of rental gear and into a rig of your own. You’ve completed your dive training, your instructor signed off on your check-out dive, your C-card is in the mail, and you’re feeling pretty pumped about this whole diving experience. Now what? Easy answer. Stay wet. Keep …

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Scuba Dibing Tanks

Scuba Diving Tanks – Are You Diving With the Right Tank in 2020?

Three scuba cylinders, all holding basically the same volume of air, but each a different size and a different weight. Which one would you want to wear? When is the last time you took a look over your shoulder at your scuba tank? When’s the last time you gave your tank a second thought? We’re …

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