Equalization

scuba diving equalization using Valsalva or Toynbee method
29.03.2017 by ricardo

Equalization Lunch break. You stand in front of the mirror, yawn, swallow, move your jaw. No cracking. Only the clack of a toilet door can be heard. You're holding ...

scuba diving equalization using Valsalva or Toynbee method
22.03.2017 by Ina Medick

The Valsalva Method is a way to carry out the active pressure compensation in the inner ear. This is one of the oldest methods, because it goes back ...

scuba diving equalization using Valsalva or Toynbee method
22.03.2017 by Ina Medick

The Toynbee Method is a method used to induce the pressure compensation in the inner ear when descending. The method is conceivably simple and gentle. You simple keep ...

scuba diving equalization using Valsalva or Toynbee method
03.03.2017 by Ina Medick

The so-called Lowry Method is a procedure for the pressure compensation when diving. This is important in order to prevent a barotrauma for example. How does the Lowry Method work? The ...

scuba diving equalization using Valsalva or Toynbee method
21.02.2017 by Ina Medick

In order to avoid a barotrauma by means of pressure compensation, you can use the so-called Frenzel method.  This is a method to carry out the active pressure compensation ...

nose clip for diving
06.01.2017 by Ina Medick

A nose clip is rarely used nowadays for diving, e.g. for apnoea diving. With it, apnoea divers prevent water from entering the nose. What alternatives to the Nose Clip exist? For scuba ...