Looking for some gift ideas to treat the Scuba diving person in your life?
A good deal of diving equipment comes down to personal preference and fit, but we've put together some ideas to help you spoil most Divers for any occasion.
You'll find some great gift ideas here ranging from $5 through to over $500. Regardless of your budget, we believe these are all great value gifts.
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Gifts Ideas Between $5 – $100
Deluxe Scuba Diver Tool & Repair Kit
The kit measures 1.6 x 6.5 x 9.2 inches, and weighs 3 pounds.
The wrench sizes are: 1/2, 5/8, 11/16 and 9/16.
Tank H2O Scuba Tank Stainless Steel Water Bottle
The stainless steel water bottle that looks just like a Scuba Tank
Dive Industry Product of the Year! This is a unique gift and a great conversation starter.
This 800 ml vacuum sealed water bottle looks just like a scuba diver’s tank. It measures 3 inches x 3 inches x 10.1 inches. Thee bottle comes with a screw-on lid and a non-slip rubber bottom.
It’s made from 18/8 food-grade stainless steel and is BPA free. It is also SGS and FDA Approved. It comes in 3 different colors - yellow, white or blue.
TankH2O is proud a proud member of 1% For The Planet, and donates 1% of their revenue to environmental organizations.
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Scuba Choice 4" Surface Marker Buoy (SMB)
The Scuba Choice Surface Marker Buoy (SMB) is easy to blow up and easy to roll down. It only takes a couple of breathes to inflate. It also can be inflated using a standard BC hose. This tube is made of Nylon with TPU. TPU is similar to PVC but it is more abrasion-resistant, tear-resistant, and resistant to low temperature and aging.
This SMB doesn't take up much space in suitcase or bag, about the same size as a pair of socks. It can clip onto swimwear, a BCD or rope.
It doesn't come with weights or a finger reel, but these can easily be added. This is an inexpensive investment in safety in the water, especially in areas where boat traffic isn't clearly marked.
Earth Pak -Waterproof Dry Bag - Roll Top Dry Compression Sack
Why pick the Earth Pak Dry Bag?
The Earth Pak Dry bag is a premium waterproof bag and smart phone case combination that is made of high-quality materials. Being good quality beans that these are resistant to tears and abrasions.
The bag is not designed to be submerged. As long as it’s rolled correctly, it will seal tight and float on the surface and will keep your gear dry if accidentally knocked into the water.
The bags comes in three sizes - 10L, 20L and 30L. The 10L and 20L bags have a 24 - 42 inch adjustable shoulder strap. The 30L dry bag has adjustable and padded shoulder straps and also comes with a sternum strap.
The phone case is waterproof and will fit smartphones up to 6 ½ inches. The 10 Liter bag sells for between $16 – $30.
XL Microfiber Compact Travel Towels
Whether you are traveling the world, or just to the nearest dive spot, these microfiber beach towels will get you dry while taking up hardly any room at all.
It doesn't get much better than these if you're looking for something that's super absorbent, compact, and fast drying. Dock & Bay microfiber beach towels are incredibly absorbent and lightweight. Microfiber towels also dry three times faster than cotton, which is perfect for when you're traveling and need these every day - or multiple times a day.
The Dock & Bay microfiber XL beach towel measures 78 inches x 35 inches (198 cm x 89 cm) and rolls down to a tiny 10” x 3.5” (25.4 cm x 9 cm) when stowed.
There are lots of eye-catching and modern designs to choose from.
Classic Victorinox Swiss Army Tinker Pocket Knife
Classic Swiss Army Knife - Practical and still a Favorite
The Victorinox Swiss Army pocket knife is everyone's favorite. Its compact design makes it the perfect knife for anyone that enjoys camping, fishing or hiking. It’s also handy for all sorts of everyday jobs around the house or office.
This is made in Switzerland and features 14 functions including 2.45″ large blade, small blade, Phillips screwdriver, bottle opener with large screwdriver, and scissors.
This sleek design offers durability in a stainless steel construction encased in polished red ABS scales. It measures 3.58” (91mm), x 0.669” and weighs 2.98 oz.
Victorinox provides a lifetime guarantee against defects in material and workmanship.
XXL Mesh Dive Bag for Mask, Snorkel, and Fins
A Great Accessories Bag for Scuba or Snorkeling
This is a large mesh bag that measures 37"x 15"X 15" making it large enough to store towels, sunscreen, and other equipment for Scuba diving or snorkeling gear.
It comes with 2 zippered exterior pockets at each end to stow smaller items and valuables for easy access. The open mesh design allows for easy drying of equipment and helps avoid mold and smelly odors.
Lightweight, Breathable Design – Open air mesh Design allows for easy drying, avoiding mold or mildew on your towels or dive equipment.
This is a lightweight and breathable bag make of durable 600D Polyester and mesh.
Promate Diving Knife with Sheath
Scuba / Snorkeling Knife with Sheath Straps to your leg
The Promate Scuba Titanium Knife is a good value diver’s knife that comes with a sheath and 2 adjustable lower leg straps. The knife measures 9 inches in overall length, or 10 inches including the sheath.
The blade is 4 ⅜” long and made of lightweight titanium so it won’t rust. The titanium blade is full tang meaning it runs the full length of the knife, giving you a hammer tip at the bottom of the handle.
The knife latches securely into the sheath and won’t fall out even if bumped. This latch mechanism makes the knife easy to remove even with gloves on.
The handle is easy to grip folded rubber. The blade comes as either blunt-tipped or sharp, and also has a serrated edge. This knife requires very little maintenance and is a great diving companion for the price.
Gifts Ideas Between $100 – $250
Cressi Scuba Diving Bag with Wheels
The Cressi Moby Scuba diving bag is roomy and great for transporting all your Scuba gear in. It has the classic extendable handle and large diameter wheels for easy transportation.
There’s plenty of room for a wet suit, mask, regulator, BCD, dive computer or console, with extra side pockets for fins and all your diving accessories. The Cressi Moby bag is made from sturdy denier nylon which is lightweight and strong, with heavy duty zippers and is easy to wipe clean.
The wheels are replaceable if they wear out, or become damaged. The main compartment of the bag opens on all 3 sides, giving good access to this space.
The main compartment measures approximately 30 inches by 15 ½ inches with a depth of around 11 inches (760 x 400 x 280 mm). There are 2 side pockets for fins, a small upper pocket for an address tag, and 2 large zipper pockets at the front.
The fin pocket measures approximately 29 inches x 10 inches x 2 ¾ inch (730 mm x 250 mm x 70 mm). The Cressi Moby bag comes with straps to convert it into a backpack.
It has a reinforced telescopic handle and supporting rods in the back to keep it in a vertical position. This bag will easily carry everything you need, with the exception of your tanks and weights.
Overall the Cressi Moby 115 Liter bag is a good size which holds everything you need and still manages to fit nicely under the seat of a dive boat.
Nautilus Life Line Marine GPS
The Nautilus LifeLine Marine Rescue GPS is incredibly easy to use. GPS positioning is accurate to 1.5 meters (or approximately 5 feet).
Once activated, a GPS position and a 'man overboard' distress message is broadcast to all ships equipped with AIS within a 34 mile radius. The AIS (Automatic Identification System) is an automatic tracking system that uses transponders on ships and is used by Vessel Traffic Services.
A special DSC message is also sent to the marine radio on your own vessel. DSC messaging is a core part of the Global Maritime Distress Safety System (GMDSS).
The Nautilus LifeLine GPS floats and is waterproof in all sea conditions. It comes with a Neoprene Pouch and coil lanyard. Just keep the o-ring clean and forget about it for the next 5 years!
Gifts Ideas Between $250 – $500
GoPro HERO8 with Accessories Bundle
The GoPro company have made their name producing good quality, action cameras. For their size and price, the top-of-the-line Hero series such as the GoPro Hero 8 delivers excellent video quality.
The GoPro HERO 8 is waterproof to 33 feet (10 meters) without a housing. It supports Ultra HD 4K60 resolution video at up to 60 frames per second (fps) and up to 120 fps for slow motion, and Full HD 1080p at up to 240 fps for super slow motion. Still images can be captured in up to 12 mp resolution in bursts of up to 30 images per second.
It features a built-in touch display for easy camera control, playback, and shot-framing.
When Auto Low Light mode is set, the GoPro automatically changes its frame rates based on the lighting conditions. This gives optimal performance when moving between bright and dark environments without having to re-adjust the camera settings.
The GoPro Hero 8 comes built-in video trimming that lets you to create and save short videos on the camera. It has Protune™ with SuperView™ that boasts cinema-quality capture and advanced manual control for photos and video.
The Bundle package includes:
Wondering why you need a Red Filter underwater?
Water naturally filters out red light. The deeper you go, the less red is visible in photos. Without a red filter, your underwater photos appear mostly green/blue.
Having a red filter underwater balances the colors in your photos.
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Last Updated on October 25, 2020