Rating: As described...
Reviewer: Wayne G., - View all my reviews
Dont normally use the octopus, but did try it and it breathes great.
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Questions and Answers for Oceanic Alpha 8 Octo:
Can I order this item without the hose?
Bill (Certified Scuba Instructor at Scuba.com)
Unfortunately, it only comes with the hose.
Professional performance, entry-level price. If you believe that you shouldn't have to sacrifice performance for price, the Alpha 8 is for you. The Alpha 8 is the top-performing octo in its class, and one of the most affordably priced octos you can buy.
The best price-to-performance ratio in its class Designed to perform to the U.S. Navy's Class A standards at 198 feet Inexpensive to maintain
The Alliance Service Agreement offers FREE routine annual maintenance parts for as long as you own your Oceanic Product and maintain the specified terms. There is no additional charge for this program.
30-Day Satisfaction Guarantee We guarantee that at any time during the first 30 days of purchase, your Oceanic product fails to meet your expectations, that product may be exchanged by a participating Authorized Oceanic Pro Dealer. No questions asked.
Best Price / Performance ratio in its class Not only is the Alpha 8 an economical buy for the diver on a budget, it is just as inexpensive to maintain. Standard replacement parts can cost as little as half of those in other regulators in its class.
Patented orthodontic mouthpiece To further reduce jaw fatigue, the Alpha 8 features a patented Orthodontic Mouthpiece, designed to accommodate the natural overbite of the human jaw.
Nitrox Compatibility The Alpha 8 is classified as being suitable for use with nitrox breathing gas mixtures containing up to 40% oxygen by volume without the need for special preparation, cleaning or component parts.