The Buoyancy Compensator Directory

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005887 Dual Bladder BC deflated Classic Air
Buoyancy compensators also referred to as BC's allow you to adjust your buoyancy while diving. Most BC's are worn like jackets with the scuba tank strapped on the back. One of the nice features of these units is they can be easily slipped on and off easily. The BC can be filled with air from the scuba tank or orally. BC come in many different design and features. Some are compact and great for travel others are designed for technical diving and can support the weight of double tanks. Be sure to pick a BC that fits not only your body but also the type of diving planed.

  Mares Buoyancy Compensators
Buoyancy Compensators  Mares BCs are made for the most demanding divers. Innovative materials and exclusive accessories to make your dives easier and safer.
  Dive Rite Buoyancy Compensators (Wings)
The TransPac is the most innovative and versatile diving harness on the market. It is designed and tested to meet the most rugged diving conditions while maintaining absolute comfort. The TransPac is completely modular so not only can it be customized to fit any body type, but each piece can be replaced.

From comfortably cruising shallow reefs to penetrating deep wrecks and caves the TransPac is the original, made in the USA, BC harness that can be readily switched from single tanks to doubles, or even used with side-mounted tanks. Standard features include shoulder, waist and back plate D-rings, stainless waist belt buckle, dual shoulder releases and our exclusive dual cast stainless tank cam strap buckles. Combine the TransPac with one of our many aircells and you have a BC system that is built exactly the way you want it. The TransWeight system and other accessories can be easily mounted on the 2-inch waist belt. Optional crotch straps can increase the stability of the harness.
FIRST LINE OF DEFENSE: OMS® uses 1000 denier Cordura backed with 5.0 oz of Urethane to prevent abrasion and punctures on all BC’s. Most competitors lose the First Line of Defense on their BC’s by using little urethane or no urethane backing. This leaves their product vulnerable to punctures. Housed inside our Cordura cover is a virgin urethane bladder (2 bladders on the dual bladder BC). 1. DUAL BLADDER: Inflator hoses and Dump valves are interchangeable for a variety of unique hose configurations. The dual bladder model features a total of four (4) pull dump valves located:
  ScubaPro Buoyancy Compensators
You're floating in the water. You rock back and forth peacefully with the swells, preparing for a head first dive into the deep blue. The world the diver lives in is constantly changing. It is quite literally a fluid environment that calls for constant adaptation. The buoyancy compensator (BC) is the platform of the SCUBA diving system that provides this flexibility and its importance should not be overlooked.
  Zeagle Buoyancy Compensators
Zeagle's Heavy Duty BC's are all constructed of 1050 Denier Ballistic material, are compatible with twin cylinders, backplates, and a wide variety of accessories
    Aqualung Buoyancy Compensators
Now, for the first time, the company that produces the premiere line of technical regulators offers you a premiere line of technical BCs. Introducing the WTX Series – a selection of harnesses, buoyancy cells and accessories that will certainly appeal to today’s technical divers. These fine products offer unparalleled versatility through their modularity. The components can be assembled into a highly technical rig for those trained to push the limits or scaled down to make a travel friendly rig that any diver would want to use. Streamlined low profile back inflation BC with excellent stability and fit.Back flotation BC. Patented, fully weight-integrated, Rapid Deployment Weight System™ (RDS) holds up to 10 lbs/4.5 kg of weight per pocket for a maximum of 20 lbs/9 kg. Two non-release rear weight pockets hold up to 5 lbs/2.5 kg of weight per pocket (10 lbs/5 kg total). Powerline Inflator (pictured) for quick, easy inflation. Includes an inflator integrated pull dump. Constructed from durable 420-Denier nylon
  Oceanic Buoyancy Compensators
The Outrigger is just one of the revolutionary low-profile, rear inflation BCs with a patented flow-through High Lift Transfer (HLT) system designed to transfer buoyant lift from the rear bladder to a 15-pound front bladder for effortless face-up surface flotation. Experienced divers agree that a rear inflation design is best for streamlined freedom of movement and positioning underwater, while a jacket style provides more superior surface flotation. Now you can have the best of both worlds.
QLR Integrated Weight System accommodates up to 20 lbs. plus dual 5 lbs. cylinder band weight pouches for improved in-water positioning
Integrated instrument retractor mount (retractor not included) and Spinner Knife mounting grommets on either the left or right

Sherwood Scuba Equipment


Want to rest easier on the surface and below?  Want a jacket-style BC that can comfortably carry everything, while still looking good?  Here you go.

Avid features the CQR weight-pocket system for a more  secure, comfortable dive - plus two, non-releasing, trim weight pockets that can hold up to 10 additional pounds.

Jacket style, this BC wraps air completely around you for easy floating on the surface and provides:
• A 3-D designed aircell and elastic front closure that allow full inflation while eliminating "squeeze".
• Easy oral and power inflation.

Avid stows all your gear securely with:
• Two, locking nylon straps with adjustable cam buckles that thread through our unique MiniPac™ to tightly secure your cylinder
• A specially designed, Velcro-closing pocket for our optional, fold-up Avid snorkel
• System-ready features for Akona BCD Pro Kit and QuickClip™
• Two, large zippered pockets
• Six, stainless steel D-rings

Avid is built to last, built for comfort:
• Exterior constructed of heavy-duty, 1000-denier, urethane-backed nylon
• Adjustable, depth-compensating cummerbund keeps the fit snug
• Right-shoulder pull dump
• Sternum strap


In designing our BCs, DUI engineers have paid close attention to the details with two instrument retractors for your gauges and lights and bent “D” rings for easy attachment. They have also designed accessory pockets that the diver can actually see into.

DUI has spent a lot of time in ergonomic studies to see to it that the harnesses truly conforms to the human body even to the point of designing one BC, the DELTA, to have infinite, quick adjustments. Just as DUI drysuits are in a class all of their own we invite you to test them and you will find that DUI Buoyancy Control Systems are also in a class all of their own. The reaction of the divers using them at the DOG Rally & Demo Days is nothing less than astounding.


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The Black Diamond BC is the do all, be all BC for the serious recreational diver. From Tec to Rec the Black Diamond will meet all of your demands and do it well. Designed to provide the comfort desired for daily diving and the features needed to take you over the edge, the Black Diamond is ideal for the diver who does it all.


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