Mermaids are the largest supplier of scuba diving equipment on the Eastern seaboard of Thailand all of he way from Bangkok down to Cambodia. Utilising DiveSupply on Phuket, Thailand as well as other high end dive equipment suppliers Mermaids offers some incredible deals. For the month of July 2013 Mermaid Dive are offering a free Deep Blue divers wetsuit with the purchase of any scuba diving BCD
- The Wrapture™ harness system, using the shoulder swivel buckles (patented), valve retention strap and a customized back plate, provides comfort and stability while preventing “ride-up” at the surface
- The GripLock™ tank band system makes attachment to a cylinder easier than ever before. Gone are the days of complicated web weaving and you don’t have to worry about pinching your fingers with the innovative finger saver feature (pat. pend.)
- Uses a super streamlined air cell design making it one of the most streamlined jacket style BCs in the world
- The low profile flat valves reduce drag when moving through the water
- SureLock II weight pouches (patented) provide a simple, single-pull release. Loading is as simple as insert and “click”
RRP 23,790 baht
The fun, travel-friendly Aqualung ZUMA BCD (Buoyancy Control Device) will find favor with those divers who are tired of paying excess airplane baggage fees on their exotic dive trips! This ultra-light, weight-integrated, back inflation BC has everything you need, yet lacks weight and bulk like most BCDs.
- Extremely lightweight Size ML/LG weighs less than 2 kg (4.4 lbs)
- Weight integration features the SureLock™II (patented) mechanical lock and release mechanism. The weight pockets align themselves. Just insert the pocket until it “clicks”. A simple, single-pull release is all that is needed to jettison the weights in a diving emergency.
- A valve strap pulls the top of the cylinder in towards your center of gravity. This relieves the shoulders and transfers the load to the hips.
- The two buckles ride on a rail system allowing the strap to be raised or lowered.
- Sculpted padded shoulders and padded spine and lumbar support.
RRP 17,690 baht
The Scubapro Glide Pro BCD available at Mermaids is a fully-adjustable dive-jacket with integrated weight system and numerous comfort features. The GlidePro design ensures a streamlined fit and exceptional buoyancy control.
- Front-adjustable design facilitates multiple variations of fit regardless of thickness of suit
- 3-dump deflation system enables divers to dump air from a variety of underwater positions
- Wrap-around air cell ensures ergonomic inflation to provide a streamlined outline
- Rotating Quick Release shoulder buckles and adjustable shoulder straps improve fit
- Soft neoprene neck roll and padded back deliver superior padding
RRP 20,200 baht
*All scuba dive internships attending the professional scuba diving internships training for dive jobs and do not have their own dive equipment are supplied a full set of scuba diving equipment with the course. The full set of intern scuba diving equipment can be seen here.