Full 7mm wetsuit or drysuit
Regulator with octopus and gauges
4 to 6 foot safety sausage - Read about our new requirement, Safety Sausage
Cold water gloves
NEW REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:
Lift bag or surface marker and a strobe light.
Up line that can be secured at depth and long enough to reach the surface.
While wreck reels and dive lights, are not required they are highly recommended.
DIVERS ARE REQUIRED TO CARRY A 4-FOOT TO 6’ SAFETY SAUSAGE/SMB IN CASE OF EMERGENCY.
Be sure to take preventative measures for seasickness. It is reality and can ruin your day. Commonly available preventatives may be helpful.
On Open boat trips, Pack a lunch. We have a cooler on board to save deck space.
You may want to bring a small separate bag to store dry clothes, logbooks etc. Be sure to pack a warm jacket or sweatshirt as it can be very cool on the ocean in the early morning.
Sun Block and Sun Glasses are also a good idea.
Mark your name on your equipment and use a gear bag to prevent loss or damage to your gear.
Arrive at least 30 minutes prior to departure time in order to put your equipment on board. Boats leave promptly.
Weight belt with 10% of your body weight plus 4 lbs
Pony bottle or doubles
Highly Recommended Equipment:
Dive Light with brass clip or lanyard
Knife or Safety shears
Spare parts kit
Slate and pencil