Vintage Scuba: Knives Old To New S01E10

Early divers considered a long, heavy, dive knife being "fully equipped". Alec show many early dive knifes and how they evolved into the small, light weight "dive tool" used today.

*** In this episode of Vintage Scuba ***
- early divers considered a 12" knife essential
- the first dive knives were modified fishing knives
- a "Vulcan" by U.S. Divers with knuckle guard
- the famous US Navy Mark 2 KA-BAR dive knife
- a U.S. Divers "Sea Hawk" and Aqua-Lung "Navy Knife"
- a 1976 "Sea Hawk" USA 200 anniversary knife in red, white & blue
- a Wenoka blunt tip & SportsWays stiletto style
- a big Japanese Tabata knife, now called TUSA
- knifes began shrinking like the Swim Master, Dacor 4" to 5" models
- in the 1980's Wenoka's "Sea Style Lazer" with a scalloped and carbide edge
- Spanish knifes with one piece aluminum handles
- the Mark 5 commercial diver knife, solid brass scabbard, screw in blade

***** Alec Peirce Scuba *****

SCUBA TECH TIPS playlists
▶︎ Series 6: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzEmTMig18QPUG1sUYHrO9eSKQ4XG7b0B
▶︎ Series 5: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzEmTMig18QM1kJF6re614D95obxUJLTe
▶︎ Series 4: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzEmTMig18QPZUeotCLbh0ic7ygFwRYcj
▶︎ Series 1, 2 & 3: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzEmTMig18QPtP2-4sINDYMP8yNJkFgzc

VINTAGE SCUBA playlists
▶︎ Series 3: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzEmTMig18QM6MUtwcT3jMO2tRfjAPh2H
▶︎ Series 2: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzEmTMig18QOgU748Ss3eYf7BX3M-UPfx
▶︎ Series 1: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzEmTMig18QP3E8OVncZtnoSa8fuZN6LX

SEA HUNT REMEMBERED playlists
▶︎ Series 2: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzEmTMig18QMZrI4i-_16Zr1NkqoZx48b
▶︎ Series 1: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzEmTMig18QO-MiB19Ctkfe1DB59w9dly

▶︎ SEA HUNT COLLECTOR website: http://seahuntcollector.com
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