DirDirect :: SCUBA STARTERS :: Scuba Diving Essentials

Essential dive gear and accessories for new SCUBA divers ranging from SMB to reels, dive knifes and cutting tools, weight belts and weights, hose holders, o-ring sets, slates and waterproof notebooks, even underwater mirrors to use to monitor your buddy.

Scuba Diving Essentials

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Reel + SMB Combo

Being seen matters! Paired with the 1.4m tall AP Valves self-sealing SMB that can easily be spotted from a distance, the robust but light-weight MGE reel with 50m line makes an ideal combination for UK boat and beach diving. The SMB can be rolled tight and held with bungee against the reel, making one compact unit during your dive and an easy way to launch.  

£70.00
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MGE Reel - 50m

Tough and durable yet lightweight, these reels are excellent value for money. Designed and manufactured by divers they are both comfortable and simple to use. Holds 50 metres of 2mm polyester line.

£42.00

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AP Diving SMB - Self Sealing

Much copied but never bettered. A real gem of a product, the 1.4m x 20cm wide orange sausage shaped SMB was developed in the early 1990s and quickly became a standard part of most divers’ kit.

£39.00

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Eezycut Trilobite Cutter
The Eezycut Trilobite is a must-have cutting tool for any diver. The Trilobite's patented cutting mechanism and design provides the cleanest, sharpest and most effortless cutting action available. It works on line, nets, string, rope, bungee, webbing and almost anything you dare to try it on!... The Trilobite's high quality steel and construct makes it incredibly robust and keeps it rust-free. It even comes with two spare blades and its own pouch.
£31.95
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OMS Scissor Knife Combo

The OMS Scissor Knife Combo unit is designed to act as a blunt end dive knife where required and open up into scissors where a divers knife is not enough to deal with the task.

£80.00

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OMS Sea Snip

The OMS Sea Snips feature strong stainless steel blades with a sturdy plastic handle for durability. The Pouch has a secure velcro strap for closure and mounts onto any 2" webbing. 

£11.00

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Scubapro Weight Belt

The 5cm wide Scubapro Weight Belt comes with quick release stainless steel buckle. Dries quickly, prevents mildew and odor.

£22.00

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Weight Keepers (4 Pack)

Pack of four plastic weight keepers for 5cm webbing weight belts.

£4.95

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Dive Weight

Solid plastic coated dive weight. Available in square 1kg, 2kg or rounded 3kg. (This item is only shipped within UK mainland. Contact us for other delivery options.)

£11.00
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IST Hose Holder

Plastic IST Hose Holder in black.

£3.95

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IST Mini Retractor

Retractable lanyard with stainless cord. Maximum extension 91.4cm.

£17.95

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IST Retractable Coil Lanyard

Coil lanyard with quick release buckle and dual clips.

£13.95

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OMS O-Ring Kit

The OMS replacemnt O-Ring Kit contains 16 most common types of different o-rings from HP swivel to tank neck o-rings. Two o-ring picks included.

£35.00

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OMS Spool

OMS Spool with stainless steel double ender is availbale with 23m, 30m or 45m of line. OMS has eliminated the standard 1” central hole common to most spools and have replaced this with a unique concave opening on both sides of the spool.

£19.00
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Wrist Lanyard

Wrist lanyard with rubber covering for comfort around wrist and non slip toggle.

£4.95

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Silicone Grease

100% Pure Silicone Lubricant. Ideal for o-rings, pressure systems, cameras and more. 1/4oz (7ml)

£7.95

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OMS Wrist Slate

OMS Flip-up Wrist Slate with bungee for mounting, underwater pencil & coil, gauge strap and 3 surfaces to write on. Great quality.

£14.00

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IST Wetnotes

The IST Waterproof Notebook comes in a stylish ballistic nylon case. The case has a see-through pocket for tables and additional notes and three pencil holder pockets inside. The Notebook also comes with an attached pencil.

£23.95

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Apeks Wetnotes

Apeks waterproof Wetnotes with runtime slates, graphite pencil and double ender. Double sided slates attached to the notes (removable) and independent slate to be used in transparent sleeve.

£46.00

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360 Observe Diving Mirror

Treat yourself to the revamped 2021 360 Observe Mirror with bungee strap. An innovative small convex mirror which can be hand and wrist mounted or mounted on a BCD/tool etc., allowing divers to see what’s happening behind them underwater. 360 Observe can be utilised to monitor buddies/groups as well as to conduct thorough self-bubble checks. Due to its convex reflective nature it can also emphasise light signalling.

£19.95

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Aqua Lung Adventurer Mesh Duffel Bag

The Aqua Lung Adventurer Mesh Duffle Bag is an ideal solution to store and carry your diving gear, whether you're heading for a shore or boat dive. The mesh body allows you to easily rinse your whole kit and let it dry while on the go. The removable padded shoulder strap makes hauling your gear a breeze!

£39.00
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Scubapro Mesh Sac

Scubapro Mesh Sac is a lightweight nylon mesh backpack. Perfect for carrying dive gear. Made out of durable soft mesh.

£35.00

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Scubapro Mesh Bag

The Scubapro Mesh Bag is made of durable coated nylon mesh that lets water drain easily. This dive kit bag is roomy and strong enough for a full set of gear. It folds compactly for easy storage in.

£38.00

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IST Anti Fog Spray

Anti-fog spray for dive mask - Helps against mask fogging / misting 30ml bottle with pump action Spray

£5.95

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Divers Tool Kit

Handy sized IST Divers Tool Kit for convenient maintenance of your diving equipment anywhere. From spanners to allen keys and more.

£36.95

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Bestdivers O-ring Box

Handy small box with a selection of o-rings for tanks valves, low pressure hoses, high pressure hoses and SPG swivel pins. 40 o-rings in total.

£10.00

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Scubapro Reel - 75m

Scubapro Reel with 75m of line is an ideal accessory for all diving applications, this reel is unique on the market. The folding knob and balanced handle are positioned in the axis of the spool for effortless handling, plus reduce drag and line entanglement.

£79.00

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Apeks Lifeline Spool - 15m

The 15m purple Apeks Lifeline Spools feature easy to grip flared sides to improve deployment and winding. Made from tough anodised aluminium alloy with high visibility line with a super tough leader and swivel as standard.

£43.00
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Apeks Lifeline Spool - 30m

The 30m green Apeks Lifeline Spools feature easy to grip flared sides to improve deployment and winding. Made from tough anodised aluminium alloy with high visibility line with a super tough leader and swivel as standard.

£62.00
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Apeks Lifeline Spool - 45m

The 45m blue Apeks Lifeline Spools feature easy to grip flared sides to improve deployment and winding. Made from tough anodised aluminium alloy with high visibility line with a super tough leader and swivel as standard.

£72.00
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Apeks Lifeline Spool - 60m

The 60m grey Apeks Lifeline Spools feature easy to grip flared sides to improve deployment and winding. Made from tough anodised aluminium alloy with high visibility line with a super tough leader and swivel as standard.

£76.00
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Atomic Titanium Ti6 Dive Knife

One of the biggest problems with dive knives is corrosion and Atomic solves that issue with a beautifully crafted and honed full-tang Titanium Ti6 Dive Knife with blunt tip.

£125.95

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Divers Mini Multi-Tool

Eight tools in one place. The Mini Multi-Tool for on the go maintenance of dive gear. Stainless steel construction. 

£24.95

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Halcyon Defender Pro Safety Spool

Halcyon Defender Pro Safety Spools are available in in 30m (100'), 45m (150') and 60m (200') sizes with #24 line.

£37.00
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Halcyon Defender Pro Spool

Halcyon Defender Pro diving spools provide enhanced flexibility and unique operational advantanges. The nearly indestructible Delrin design is complemented by a removable Easy Grip adaptor that provides great grip, even with gloves. Available in 30m (100'), 45m (150') and 60m (200').

£55.00
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Halcyon Mask Strap Cover

Simple neoprene strap cover that fits over your latex mask strap.

£20.00

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Lead Shot Weight

Lead shot in 1kg or 2kg pouches. (This item is only shipped within UK mainland. Contact us for other delivery options.)

£13.00
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Nautilus Marine Rescue GPS

Don’t get left behind! The Nautilus Marine Rescue GPS is a simple to use, low-profile, Personal Search & Rescue GPS Locator. At less than half the size of the original Nautilus radio it can be carried on every dive and is incredibly simple to use, like flipping a switch: Undo the latch and open, turn on, remove the antenna retainer, and press the red button. That’s it !

£199.00
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OMS Mask Strap Cover

Neoprene mask strap cover with OMS Logo. Black.

£7.00

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OMS Open Bottom (Hybrid) SMB 3.3'

Three-In-One Inflation. This OMS Hybrid SMB is designed with a self-sealing open bottom allowing a diver to inflate it using the second stage of a regulator, but also has a no-lock LP inflator to inflate it with a inflator hose which also permits oral inflation - covering all methods of inflation.

£39.00
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OMS Open Bottom (Hybrid) SMB 6'

Three-In-One Inflation. The 1.8m long OMS Hybrid SMB is designed with a self-sealing open bottom allowing a diver to inflate it using the second stage of a regulator, but also has a no-lock LP inflator to inflate it with a inflator hose which also allows for oral inflation - covering all methods.

£53.00
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OMS Wetnotes

The OMS Underwater Notebook (Wetnotes) includes waterproof notebook and pencil. The cover has pockets, pencil holder and a clear window for tables.

£31.00

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Scubapro K5 Knife

The Scubapro K5 Divers Knife comes with sheath and straps. Fine hollow ground cutting edge, opposite serrated edge, and a notch for line cutting. Ergonomic contoured handle. 11cm stainless steel blade.

£60.00

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Scubapro Mako Knife

The Scubapro Mako Divers Knife features a conventional edge, line cutting notch, serrated edge for rope cutting and a sheath with locking mechanism. Available with stainless steel or titanium blade. 

£75.00
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Scubapro Neoprene Mask Strap Cover

Scubapro Neoprene Mask Strap Cover fits over silicone mask strap for increased comfort. One side is black and the other yellow.

£12.00

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Scubapro White Tip Knife

Scubapro White Tip Divers Knife includes locking sheath and both kits for BCD and hose attachment. Compact 6.4cm stainless steel classic blade plus multi-use serrated edge.

£58.00

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Tusa Mini Dive Knife - Blunt Tip

Tusa Mini Dive Knife with blunt tip is a compact and lightweight knife that is easy to attach to a BCD or gauge hose for easy access.

£34.00
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Tusa Mini Dive Knife - Point Tip

Tusa Mini Dive Knife with a pointed tip is a compact and lightweight knife that is easy to attach to a BCD or gauge hose for easy access.

£34.00
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Tusa X-Pert II Dive Knife

Tusa X-Pert dive knife features a stiletto blade made from high quality 420 stainless steel. A secure sheath with one touch release mechanism holds the knife securely.

£49.95
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