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Pantor Sealion dive watch review

I love a nice watch! Something simple, rugged and effective is all i want. As a freediver i also need something that will go deep enough and not flood at depth. Last year i was on the hunt for an affordable automatic dive watch when a student rocked up with a Pantor Sealion. My interest was peaked and no less …

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How to find good spearfishing spots

When you start spearfishing, one of the first things you start to think about is where to go!? Ill keep this post simple, as if i wanted to i could waffle on for pages on the subject. So ill give you a checklist instead of things you want to look out for. Get them all, and its probably going to …

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How varying wetsuit thickness effects buoyancy throughout the dive for freediving and spearfishing

The reason we wear weights when we freedive or spearfish is to, on the whole, compensate for the additional buoyancy created by the neoprene of our wetsuits. The colder the water, the thicker the wetsuit, therefore the more weight we have to wear to create the correct level of buoyancy. For freediving the average rule of thumb is to create …

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Wood, Metal or Carbon fibre spearguns? Making the right choice

Whether you are new to hunting for your own sustainable seafood or you are an old salty sea dog, you will have probably considered ‘what is the best material for spearguns?’. In this post i will not so much tell you what’s best but rather give you the reasons to consider the different materials. Metal Spearguns Metal spearguns are normally …