Author Topic: Inflator/regulator combo maintenance  (Read 408 times)


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Inflator/regulator combo maintenance
« on: September 27, 2016, 17:25:03 UTC »
Hey guys, I am a pretty new diver and just bought my first set of gear.  I have a Diverite Transpac XT with the voyager wing and also the Diverite regulator. The question I have, is that I also bough a Tusa Duo-air inflator combo because I dont like having so many hoses. My question is what sort of maintenance concerns are there with having this type backup second stage. Obviously I dont really want water to get into the regulator, but every time i have rinsed the inside of a BCD is has involved allowing water to go thru the inflator hose, which seems like maybe not the best if i have the setup that I do.......any thoughts? I would be interested in hearing thoughts from others who use this type of setup for their back-up 2nd stages.


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