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UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G entered scubadiving market in 2006 and since then became quite popular among professional and recreational divers thanks to its flexibility of usage, richness of functions and unique algorithm that adds extra-safety in any type of diving conditions.
Despite variety of features, this dive computer is very user friendly and very easy to set and dive with. It suits perfectly beginners, advanced recreational and technical divers. It combines sophisticated algorithm, which we may find in Galileo SOL, inside the small and compact size of Uwatec Aladin dive computer.
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UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G has 2 control buttons on user’s interface and you need to read manuals carefully to learn how to use them, because it may be confusing since the beginning, as instructions are not the best of its kind!
UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G has 2 sets of functions that may be adjusted via dive computer itself or by using optional infrared PC interface unit and SmartTrak software.
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Aladin has unique Dive Planner that allows us to plan not only NO-DECO dives but also DECO dives that based on entered FO2 and maximum operational depth (MOD), MB Level selected, altitude, gas mix switch assumption, water type and temperature, level of nitrogen and oxygen loading that diver may have from previous dives.
UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G: Diving With Air & Nitrox
Before describing diving functions and displays it is worth to say few words about Microbubble (MB) Suppression feature of Aladin’s algorithm.
All it is done for our extra-safety and I recon – it is a great benefit to have something like that not only for divers who dive in challenging conditions, but for the rest of us as well!
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When we exceed No-Decompression time and depth, UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G activates Decompression mode and all dive data calculated regarding to Decompression dive. Dive computer manages decompression stops very well – all data intuitive and you will easily understand all values and notations. Display layout looks as follows:
UWATEC Aladin has MB Suppression function and if you set MB Level higher than L0 (L0 setting doesn’t require ‘level stops’), you will be prompted to complete few ‘Level stops’ no matter whether you are in No-Decompression mode or in Decompression mode. All dive data during MB Level diving is supported by Level Stop Information, like:
UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G: Diving In GAUGE Mode
UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G may be used as a Gauge. In this dive mode it works as a depth gauge and timer only. Aladin doesn’t calculate No-Decompression limits and oxygen toxicity level, and also process of microbubbles formation is not controlled either.
In Gauge mode you will be able to use Stopwatch, make a Bookmark, and swap between main and alternative displays to see dive data listed below:
After surfacing, UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G will display following parameters:
At surface you get access to Logbook and PC download function:
I found that this is one of the most convenient things – configure my dive computer by using software application installed on my PC and not by pressing control buttons in my dive computer – saves lot of time! And before diving – just check everything is fine!
UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G: What Divers Say
UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G is another example of additional safety and reliability from UWATEC dive computers line.
If you are cautious diver who requires extra-safety because of conditions you dive, or you have personal physiological conditions and you want to have easy to set up dive computer with rich features that extend your experience to tech-diving and do not pay big money for it – you should definitely consider investing in UWATEC Aladin Tec 2G!