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Understanding Your Analyzer

Does analyzing a tank seem too complicated? It’s actually pretty straight forward. There are a lot of misconceptions floating around about the nitrox and a personal pet peeve of mine is misusing the analyzer. As you learned in your Enriched Air Nitrox course, it is essential that divers KNOW what mix is in their tank. An […]

Andrew is an Instructor Trainer

Instructor trainer graduation

Congratulations Andrew At the beginning of June, Andrew managed to sneak into an Instructor Trainer Seminar in Ft. Lauderdale. Fortunately for him, nobody noticed and 2 weeks later he graduated.  There may or may not have been some bribery involved. Big mahalo to Kirk and Will from the SSI team for teaching the seminar with […]

Is Scuba Diving Safe?

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Scuba Diving is Safe and Exciting. Answers to New Diver Questions Hawaiian Diving Adventures Scuba diving is an incredibly safe and rewarding sport when done correctly. We answer some basic questions about how safe you can be while being underwater. What if I’ve never been diving? Even if you have never been in the ocean, […]

How to Maintain Scuba Tanks

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How to Maintain Scuba Tanks Hawaiian Diving Adventures Like any other piece of scuba gear, it is important to maintain your scuba tank and valve. Tanks often end up getting thrown around, placed on the bottom of the gear piles, and even used as doorstops. Scuba tanks and valves are pretty tough, but they are […]

Top 10 Dives on Oahu


Top 10 Dives on Oahu Hawaiian Diving Adventures Okay, we’ll be honest: we are SPOILED here in Oahu! We have world class wrecks just minutes from the harbor, and reef networks that span over 25 acres! So it’s very hard to narrow this down to just ten, but we’re giving you the favorites from our staff. […]

Top 10 Animals You See in Oahu

Top 10 Animals You See on Oahu Hawaiian Diving Adventures Hawaii is the most isolated archipelago on the planet! It is also home to an immense variety of aquatic creatures. Here are ten of the most popular animals you will see in our waters:  1.  Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle Green sea turtles are Hawaii’s local […]

Peeing in Your Wetsuit?!

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Peeing in Your Wetsuit? Hawaiian Diving Adventures There are two types of divers: those who pee in their wetsuit, and those who lie about it! While this may sound a little gross, I want to discuss the pros and cons of peeing in your wetsuit. Being in the water actually triggers your need to pee. […]