Category: Technical Diving

‘Should I be a d*ck?’ The armchair divers guide to commenting on someone else’s social media post.

You stand poised at the keyboard full of righteous indignation- I mean have these guys even heard of horizontal trim?! But wait- how do you… Read More

What’s involved in a trimix course?

Having just completed another excellent trip out to Malta I thought it might be useful to write a short post about what’s involved in completing… Read More

How to get the Sitech Antares dryglove system to work or how I learnt to pass on the #dryglove lurgey.

Before any young japester comes along and comments that the way to avoid problems with the sitech system is to use KUBI, I am well… Read More

Kit review: Bare Drysuit Expedition HDC

A little pre-amble: I recently got the privilege of a bit of a VIP visit to the Bare factory in Malta organised by Mike Reynolds… Read More

Trydives: Sidemount vs Backmount, the Return.
Trip date: Mar 26/27

After the success of last year’s try dives there was only one problem: The results were a tie meaning that we still don’t know whose… Read More

Things you’ll only know if you dive in the winter

Rubbish comedians like Michael Mcintyre and Peter Kay, who get paid millions of pounds to remember things on stage, regularly make jokes about how wearing… Read More

How to Promote a Tec Diving Course

In keeping with the theme of blogs inspired by spending hours behind the wheel I have been struck (and had my wrath ignited) by the… Read More

Hello Moto: A divers guide to the services of the west of the UK.

Boy have I been clocking up the miles recently. My wife and I left London last year when we bought our first place mainly because… Read More

100m down in a Norwegian fjord

How do you get to 100m in a Norwegian fjord? A lot more easily than you’d think… You simply walk out of the dive centre,… Read More

Welcome to the new Helldivers site!

This is the new website and I’m very, very pleased with it! Massive thanks to the guys at Rocket Farm for designing and putting it… Read More