december, 2019

sat21decAll DayEquipment Specialist-December

Event Details

December 21st & 22nd from 9am-4pm
Don’t miss a dive due to minor issues with your scuba diving equipment. Whether it’s a missing o-ring, wetsuit tear, or a broken fin strap, the PADI Equipment Specialist course teaches you to manage basic repairs and adjustments. You’ll also learn more about how your gear works, making you more comfortable with it, and better prepared to take care of your investment.

Come explore with Instructor Fred, owner of Hydro Sharks, regulator technician; and author of the Bubbles or Not Blog. https://bubblesornot.blogspot.com/

You’ll learn about routine care and maintenance procedures as well as scuba equipment storage recommendations. Your instructor will show you how to overcome some common equipment problems and offer equipment configuration suggestions. Even tour an active hydro facility!

Enjoy online learning, followed by an in depth hands on class.

Fin Straps
______________ Replacement for yours
______________ Replace Generic Strap
______________ Replace Springs Straps

______________ Replace strap
______________ Care and maintenance
______________ Bladder/Air Cell Maintenance
______________ Replace Dump Valve
______________ Inside Cell
______________ Checking LP Inflator Hose
______________ Replace inflator hose
______________ Replace gasket
______________ Replace Inflator adapter

First Stage
______________ Function
______________ Configuration
______________ Hose inspection
______________ Port plugs and O-rings
______________ Intermediate pressure gauge
______________ Check Intermediate Pressure
______________ Replace O-ring on DIN
______________ Tighten DIN nipple

Second Stage
______________ Function
______________ Knob adjustment
______________ Adjust for free flow
______________ Replace Mouthpiece
______________ Care and Maintenance

______________ Function

______________ High pressure vs low pressure
______________ Aluminum vs Steel
______________ DIN vs Yoke
______________ Buoyancy characteristics
______________ Loose handle
______________ Burst disk
______________ Care and Maintenance

______________ Replace Yoke O-ring
______________ Burst Disc
______________ DIN to Yoke Adapter
______________ Yoke to DIN adapter

______________ Replace battery
______________ Operation of the Shop Computers




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