Owning and maintaining your own scuba gear is recommended because doing so provides security and knowledge that all your scuba gear functions and performs to fit you.
Top reasons why you should own your scuba gear:
- Confidence and Assurance of properly working gear so you feel safer in any diving situation
- Cost Effective since you will not have to continually spend on renting gear
- Knowing the History of Gear which reduces the risk of the gear failing during a dive
- Versatility of owning proper equipment so you can dive with it anywhere