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Liquidskin Mask from Mares

 Liquidskin Mask from Mares


Liquidskin is the first bi-silicone mask worldwide. As its name implies, Liquidskin adapts perfectly to almost any facial shape. Until now masks have been limited by the balance being required between two different elements: the need for a certain stability to create a sufficient seal and the need for a softer and smoother type of silicone for enhanced comfort.

Now the Liquidskin bi-silicone technology changes everything. The frame rests on a semi-hard type of silicone, about 30 % harder than traditional silicone,which considerably improves stability. Sealing against the face and an incredibly comfortable fit is achieved by an ultra-soft and highly elastic type of silicone. Compared to normal silicone, it is about 45% softer and 270% more elastic. The two silicone components are fused together inseparably.

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iPOD case from Peli

iPOD case from Peli
So you’ve just bought your new iPOD and you want to take it everywhere with you but you are worried about it getting scratched or wet.  Well new from Peli is the i1010...
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SAWIRIS SPEAKS

SAWIRIS SPEAKS

Samih Sawiris has often been described as a business visionary.

He is the driving force of Orascom Touristic Projects and Development and Orascom Hotel Hol...

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Face to Face with Sam Kirby

Face to Face with Sam Kirby


Sam Kirby is the Regional Manager for PADI International Ltd with responsibility for Egypt, Eastern Europe, Wales and Scotland. A former Instructor and Dive Centr...

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Face to Face with… PETER COLLINGS

Face to Face with… PETER COLLINGS

Peter Collings is one of the most well-known faces in diving and a real-life wreck detective. Over the years he has logged more than 6000 dives all over the world, had mo...

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rEvo rEvolution 2009

rEvo rEvolution 2009

In the summer of 2009 Paul Raymaekers of rEvo Rebreathers' went with his family to the ORCA Dive Club, Safaga, on the Red Sea.   At the end of his holiday he was so im...

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ISM for your Safety at Sea

ISM for your Safety at Sea

Have you heard about ISM?

You probably haven’t. Neither had we until we spoke with Engineer Abdo Abd El Karim, the Director of Marine Inspection Hurghada and Safaga ...

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The Death of Ships

The Death of Ships

Text & Photos: Mike Ward

The northern Red Sea was a dangerous place for shipping in the second half of the nineteenth century. In 1869, the Carnatic struck Abu Nuhas. In...

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NEW EUROPEAN STANDARDS FOR DIVING

NEW EUROPEAN STANDARDS FOR DIVING

European Standards for Recreational Diving were published in early 2004 and define the state of the art for scuba diver and instructor training and the operation of dive ...

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