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Cylinder Stage/Deco Accessories

The Scuba Doctor dive shop has a great range of quality Stage Cylinder and Deco Tank Accessories for Scuba Divers.

Tech Tip: Cylinder Stage Straps

Cylinder straps (aka stage straps) provide an efficient means of using bolt snaps to attach the cylinder to your harness hard points (D-rings or sidemount rails). In some designs the strap may also be used to help carry the cylinder. The strap itself is a piece of round cord or flat webbing that creates secure attachment points for two stainless steel bolt snaps. The strap encircles the cylinder's neck and is secured at the cylinder's base by a stainless steel hose clamp. A fabric sheath on the clamp is used to prevent the clamp from causing damage to the cylinder or abrasion against the diver. Elastic hose retainers are used to dress the regulator hose neatly against the cylinder.

Metal to metal stage rigging, brass alloy, and boat style snaps are no longer considered best practice among experienced divers. Even the best snaps can jam, but brass snaps are prone to jamming if not carefully maintained. The boat snap (aka "suicide clip") is very effective as a line trap, and notoriously ineffective as a reliable attachment device.

It's also proven to be a bad idea to clip yourself to bottles that have the clips permanently attached to the tank using metal-to-metal rings or clamps. Should a jam or entanglement occur, a diver might find it impossible to free themselves from the bottle.

Straps and stainless steel marine-grade snaps that can be cut free in case of entanglement are now the accepted form of stage bottle rigging.



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Best Divers Harness Stage Strap Kits

Best Divers Harness Stage Strap Kits

The Best Divers Harness Stage Strap Kits is perfect for travel and sidemounting. The nylon webbing captures the retainers, so the retainers and cam...
$69.00  $55.50
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Best Divers Mini Button SPG - 350 bar

Best Divers Mini Button SPG - 350 bar

The Best Divers Mini Button Submersible Pressure Gauge (SPG) 350 bar mounts to a 1st stage regulator HP Port. It's great for Technical Diving, Deep...
$40.00  $32.00
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Best Divers Stage Strap Kits - 140-180 mm

Best Divers Stage Strap Kits - 140-180 mm

The premium Best Divers Stage Strap Kit for 140 to 180 mm diameter cylinders comes complete with all of the components needed to create a...
$86.00  $69.00
Save: $17.00 (20%)


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Best Divers Stage Strap Kits - 160-180 mm

Best Divers Stage Strap Kits - 160-180 mm

The premium Best Divers Stage Strap Kit for 160 to 180 mm diameter cylinders comes complete with all of the components needed to create a...
$95.50  $76.50
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Dolphin Tech Rubber Cylinder Hose Retainer Bands - Large 177-184

Dolphin Tech Rubber Cylinder Hose Retainer Bands - Large 177-184

The Large size Dolphin Tech Rubber Cylinder Hose Retainer Bands with pull tabs keep regulator hoses on your stage, deco and sidemount tanks tidily...
$18.00  $14.00
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Dolphin Tech Rubber Cylinder Hose Retainer Bands - Small 134mm

Dolphin Tech Rubber Cylinder Hose Retainer Bands - Small 134mm

The Small size Dolphin Tech Rubber Cylinder Hose Retainer Bands with Pull Tabs keep regulator hoses on your stage, deco and sidemount tanks tidily...
$18.00  $14.00
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Dolphin Tech Stage Rigging Kit - 134 mm

Dolphin Tech Stage Rigging Kit - 134 mm

This simple yet effective Dolphin Tech Stage Rigging Kit for 134 mm (5.25 inch) diameter cylinders allows quick and tidy set up of a stage bottle or...
$72.00  $58.00
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Dolphin Tech Stage Rigging Kit - 177-184 mm

Dolphin Tech Stage Rigging Kit - 177-184 mm

This simple yet effective Dolphin Tech Stage Rigging Kit for 177 to 184 mm (7 to 7.25 inch) diameter cylinders allows quick and tidy set up of a...
$72.00  $58.00
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Northern Diver Stage/Pony Cylinder Clamp Kit

Northern Diver Stage/Pony Cylinder Clamp Kit

The Northern Diver Stage/Pony Cylinder Clamp Kit is a secure quick-mount, quick release, alloy Pony cylinder attachment system. Precision made for a...
$335.00  $274.00
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OMS Stage Bottle Neck Strap - 25 mm/1 inch

OMS Stage Bottle Neck Strap - 25 mm/1 inch

The OMS Stage Bottle Neck Strap is wrapped around the stage cylinder valve and combined with a suitably sized stainless steel snap bolt to attach the...
$15.00  $12.00
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Monthly Specials For December

Dolphin Tech Stage Rigging Kit - 134 mm

Dolphin Tech Stage Rigging Kit - 134 mm
$72.00  $58.00
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Sonar Sheathed Cylinder Clamp - X-Small

Sonar Sheathed Cylinder Clamp - X-Small
$28.00  $21.00
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Sonar Sheathed Cylinder Clamp - Small

Sonar Sheathed Cylinder Clamp - Small
$28.00  $21.00
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Sonar Sheathed Cylinder Clamp - Large

Sonar Sheathed Cylinder Clamp - Large
$36.00  $27.00
Save: $9.00 (25%)
Sonar Sheathed Cylinder Clamp - X-Large

Sonar Sheathed Cylinder Clamp - X-Large
$36.00  $27.00
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OMS Stainless Steel Stage Cylinder Band Hardware

OMS Stainless Steel Stage Cylinder Band Hardware
$35.00  $29.00
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Sonar Pony Bottle Band Kit

Sonar Pony Bottle Band Kit
$260.00  $169.00
Save: $91.00 (35%)

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