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Description: This recall involves all Aqua Lung buoyancy compensator vests with SureLock II rubber handles attached to the weight pockets, including those with SureLock II handles that were replaced in the previous recall.
New buoyancy compensators, which can provide lots of buoyant lift with larger ballast pouches and cargo pockets than standard buoyancy converters, are becoming increasingly popular among regular divers.
Acting Minister for Business Services and Consumers Jack Snelling today announced a compulsory national recall of a faulty diving vest - the Saekodive Buoyancy Compensator, otherwise known as Saekodive BC.
In this equipment category, the buoyancy compensator (air-filled vest) was reported as most problematic followed by the breathing regulator.
Yavit had grabbed Wachs' buoyancy compensator and added air because she was dropping rapidly as the current sucked her down.
Recommendation: Ensure scuba regulators, cylinders, manifolds, and buoyancy compensators are listed on the Diving Equipment Authorized for U.
Omega products, which also include buoyancy compensator devices (BCDs) and other dive innovations, are sold to the worldwide recreational and public safety dive communities.
SureLock II is the mechanical weight release system found on most Aqua Lung buoyancy compensators (BCs) beginning in 2009.