At last... the lake is safe for us to dive in. HURRAY!
Last month we enjoyed lots of pool sessions for members to tune up for the upcoming season as well as two adventures. A trip the Bonne Terre Mines in Missourie, and a second adventure was a day trip paddling Kayaks and Canoes through the Minesing swamp. If you're interested in following our adventures, visit our adventure club page, where you will see recent scuba diving and nature trips throughout Simcoe County and North America!
This months tips and guide is on how to maintain your Regulators.
First, after diving, the regulator must be cleaned, inspected and prepared for the next use of fort storage. As soon as the regulator is removed from the SCUBA cyclinder, reinstall the dust cap over the regulator inlet port. This cap is normally attached to the regulator yoke and therefore has been under water. Be sure to blow out the water in this cap before securing it over the inlet port. Ensure that the O-ring is in place inside the dust cap. As soon as possible after diving, the regulator must be rinsed in warm tap water, for a short period of time, to...