You can’t put a tag on some of your equipment, like your fins. A few marker brands are resistant enough to water and friction, however, that you can use them to mark your soft goods. Be as creative or simple as you want, from just writing your initials somewhere on your stuff to decorating your mask strap.
How do you read a hydro date on a scuba tank?
What to look for when buying a scuba tank?
- Look for external signs of damage.
- Check the valve has no signs of damage.
- Cylinders stored with some air pressure inside are less likely to have internal problem you cannot see.
- Make sure the valve opens smoothly.
How often do scuba tanks need to be inspected?
Service that meets the Highest Dive Industry Standards. Your Scuba Tanks need to have a Visual Inspection, “VIP”, done annually. They are going to need a HYDRO test completed every 5 years.