Scuba Gear Reviews by Doug Scott

ScubaPro Twin Jet Max Adjustable Spring Strap Split Fins
Rating: ScubaPro-Twin-Jet-Max-Adjustable-Spring-Strap-Split-Fins Jet fin max versus v-12 10/09/2012

After much debate and research, I decided on the scuba pro jet fin max over the oceanic v-12. Much of the consensus is that the max provides better acceleration due to its stiffer component. I am a strong swimmer and agree. Perhaps the v-12s are better suited to newer or less conditioned divers. For either fin I recommend considering a hard sole boot to provide more support and avoid foot cramping due to too much flex in the foot from softer boots. Either fin is top quality. I like the spring strap on the max. Makes for easy entry and exit. The max may also be lighter for traveling.

Was this review helpful? Yes No
67 out of 129 people found this review helpful.

Ocean Quest 3mm Low Top Premium Super-Stretch Titanium Medium Sole Dive Boots
Rating: Ocean-Quest-3mm-Low-Top-Premium-Super-Stretch-Titanium-Medium-Sole-Dive-Boots Soft slippers 10/09/2012

I bought these to go with a new set of fins per scuba.coms recommendation. They fit good and I will keep them for kayaking. Another shop rxd I buy hard sole boots to go w the jet fin max to avoid muscle cramping due to too much foot flexing in the boots under review. I agree. The hard sole allows the whole foot to act as a unit.

Was this review helpful? Yes No
58 out of 108 people found this review helpful.

See the top 20 most helpful scuba gear reviews

Choose Currency:, 1752 Langley Avenue, Irvine CA 92614