Questions and Answers for Aqua Lung Stratos ADJ Adjustable Strap Fins:
where are these fins manufactured
Darrick (Certified Scuba Instructor at Scuba.com)
Hello Glenn, you would need to contact the manufacture directly for that information. Here is there contact information: Aqua Lung 2340 Cousteau Court Vista, CA 92081 Phone: (760) 597-5000 Fax: (760) 597-4900
The new Stratos ADJ provides a slightly softer kick than the Express ADJ. It is a durable fin that lends itself well to rental lockers, instructional use and resort settings. This fin offers much technology at an affordable price making it a great value!
The dual-material foot pocket offers a Power Transmission Zone to prevent stretching. This provides maximum energy transfer from diver to fin
Dual-material side ribs and blade
The Bending Zone between the blade and foot pocket allows the blade to quickly reach the optimal inclination for propulsion and water channeling
Quick release buckles
Fin Care and Maintenance Care Before and During the Dive
Avoid standing your fins on the tips of the blades for any extended period of time. Avoid hot temperatures and hot surfaces as these can damage the fin. Avoid placing the fins in a car trunk on hot days as the temperatures inside car trunks can exceed the temperature tolerances of the fin and the blades may distort. Care After the Dive:
Rinse thoroughly with fresh water and towel dry before final storage. Storage:
Store in a cool, dry and protected place out of direct sunlight. Chemicals/Solvents:
Avoid any contact with alcohol, oil, gasoline, aerosols, or chemical solvents. Do not expose any part to aerosol spray, as some aerosol propellants attack or degrade rubber and plastic materials. Do not use any type of alcohol, solvent or petroleum based substances to clean or lubricate any part. Do not store your equipment near any oil, gasoline, chemicals, or solvents.