This long awaited, newly updated, and fully revised second edition of Jeff Bozanic's Mastering Rebreathers is a comprehensive new look at rebreathers, written for the diving industry. Its chapters cover all types of rebreathers currently available; the history, physics, physiology, and theory of rebreather diving; pre-dive, dive, and post-dive procedures; and maintenance and travel considerations. It is designed for use as a generic textbook for all agencies and rebreathers.
Mastering Rebreathers, Second Edition is the perfect tool for those who would like to experience the thrill and excitement of expanding their diving skills and re-invigorating their passion for diving. In well trained and well informed hands, a rebreather will not only enhance the capabilities and enjoyment of diving, but will increase safety as well. Whether you are new to rebreathers and are using this book as part of a formal training course; if you've been diving with rebreathers for years and have bought this book to add to your library; or even if you are just curious to learn more about this exciting form of underwater life-support, you will find enormous value in the meticulously updated Mastering Rebreathers.
Chapters include: History, Types of Rebreathers, Diving Physics, Physiology, Theory, Rebreather Design, Preparing for the Dive, Diving Techniques, Post-Dive Procedures, Long Term Maintenance, Emergency Procedures, Travel, Where do you Go from Here?, Rebreather Supporters, and extensive appendices with information on a variety of rebreather equipment sold by multiple companies.