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September 2004

Trips

A few trips are in the making, see Schedule for more info but the trip below promises to be great, hence the inclusion here as well.

2-9 Jan 2005 - Natal tour. 

Departs for Umkomaas on Sunday. Dive at Umkomaas (Mon & Tue), travels to Uhmlanga for 2 wreck dives (Wed), travels to Sodwana (Wed afternoon) for diving from Thu-Sat, departs on Sun. This way we do not have to sleep over at Uhmlanga but still manage to dive 2 of the 3 wrecks. Join us for the week or any section thereof. Price +- R1830 for the whole tour. Includes accom at Umkomaas ( B&B), 3 dives at Umkomaas (Produce, Cathedral, Raggie's Cave) , 2 wreck dives at Uhmlanga, 4 nights accom and 4 dives at Sodwana. Price for individual stages on request. Only Advanced/Two star divers allowed on the first two sections. Also first trip where DAN Membership becomes compulsory.

Equipment

New equipment prices:

* Aqualung Malibu (back inflation/weight integrated) BC & LX balanced regulator, Octo and SPG (only 1 set left) - R6600

* Cobra Air Integrated Dive Computer - R4500 (Retail R7999)

* Tusa Liberator Entry BC (medium) - R1500 (Retail R2450)

* Tusa Liberator fins - R350 (2 sets only at this price)

* H2O Wahu fins - R270

* X-Lumen 6 Dive Light rated to 120 meters - R270

* X-Lumen 4 Dive Light rated to 120 meters - R245

* Flash and Splash Underwater camera system - R150. The systems consists of a disposable camera (27 exposure, ISO 400 film with electronic flash) and a re-usable housing rated to 25 meters. Cost of refill cameras - R90.

Safety

Please note that Dive4Life will, starting 1 Jan 2005, not take non DAN Members with them on any trips. With the benefits of belonging to DAN so vast at suh a low cost that we cannot compromise any diver's safety. We trust you will support us in this.

2004 Equipment Hire Rates

Cylinder/BC/Regulator set R50 per day
Cylinder R20 per day
BC R20 per day
Regulator R20 per day
Wetsuit/Fins/Booties/Mask set R60 per day
Wetsuit R30 per day
Fins R15 per day
Booties R15 per day
Mask R10 per day
Sea Doo Sea Scooter R50 per dive

Equipment hire for courses:

Equipment hire is included in the Open Water Course price. For Advanced and Rescue, the rate is R100 for the duration of the course.