REGULATOR & BCD SERVICE AND REPAIR

When was the last time you had your (life support) Regulator and/or BCD serviced, per manufactuer's requirement?    if you are not sure, have your life support systems serviced immediately for its annual service before your next diving adventure.

Our state of the art Service and Repair Department offers the highest quality diagnostic and repair equipment available.

 

Our Service and Repair manufacturer-trained Master Technican Tony Wiley or one of our other highly skilled manufacturer-trained technicians will deliver the most efficient and quality equipment service and repair.

 

 

Standard regulator and BCD service is 10 business days.

$50 Rush regulator and BCD service is 5 business days.

Winter Pricing:

Service your Regulator, BCD and Dive Computer(s) when you are not diving during the off-season.

Save 10% during  th off-season (December thru February).  Make sure your gear is here before the last week of February to take advantage of the savings.

Active Riverside Diving Club Members receive 50% discount for labor during the off-season winter pricing.

Major overhaul Service which inlcludes disassembly, cleaning, and replacement of all seats and seals is recommended either annually or per manufactures requirement.  We do require that you perform preventive maintenance (fresh water rinsing) as outlined in the manufactures user manual.

You should also bring the regulator into Riverside Scuba for an Annual Safety Inspection to check for proper funictioning.  We will advise you of any problems that might necessitate an earlier than scheduled servicing.

 

REGULATOR INSPECTION

  • External Inspection
  • Check regulator system for signs of corrosion
  • Check hoses and fittings for signs of ware and dyr rot
  • 1st stage
  • Inspect filter for signs of flooded or contamination
  • Check the IP to ensure it is stable and within acceptable range.
  • 2nd stage
  • Check mouthpiece
  • Check purge cover
  • Check exhaust valves
  • Check operation of adjustment knobs and venturi switches
  • Check cracking effort and flow rate are within manufactures ranges

 

REGULATOR ANNUAL SERVICE & COST

  • Pre-service check to help troubleshooting later in the service.
  • Disassembly of the 1st stage, 2nd stage and gauges.
  • Clean metal parts in an ultrasonic cleaner.
  • Soak and scrub plastic parts in warm soapy filtered detilled water.
  • Inspect all the parts for excessive wear, cracks, and corrosion.
  • Replace all the manufacture required parts i.e. o-rings, filters, and seats.
  • Reassemble the regulator.
  • Adjust the regulators intermediate pressure, flow rate, and breathing resistance according to the manufactures specifications.
  • Submerge regulator in water to ensure proper function.

COST PER ITEM

$45   Regulator 1st Stage Technician Labor. Parts Not Included.

$45   Regulator 2nd Stage Technician Labor. Parts Not Included.

$35  Octopus Only (Standard) Technician Labor. Note: If it is “Free-Flowing” it may be your regulators First Stage causing the leak.  Bring in your entire (1st & 2nd stage) Regulator System.               Parts not included.

$55  Octopus Only (Integrated) Serves as both Inflator & Octopus ( Atomic SS1, Scubapro’s Air Source 2, Gemini etc).  Note: If it is “Free-Flowing” it may be your regulators First Stage                    causing the leak. Bring in your entire (1st & 2nd) stage Regulator System.  Technician Labor.  Parts not Included.

$35  1st Stage Full Service Parts Kit.

$29  2nd Stage Full Service Parts Kit.

$27  Atomic SS1, Gemini Octo, Scuba Pro Air2 etc.) Only.  Full Service Parts Kit.

$25  Computer Service Replacement Battery & O-Ring Kit, Includes Labor.

$65  Spare Air / XTR Pony System Technician Labor.  Does not include parts. -Any Spare Air Regulator (Regulator Portion Only) or Any XTR / Pony System Service (Regulator Portion Only).            Does not include Tank VIP or Hydro.

$10  Burst Disc Includes Labor.

$15  Cylinder Valve Rebuild With Full Service Parts Kit,. Includes Labor.

 

BCD SERVICE & COST

The following is the procedures:

(01)  Inspect Bladder Manufacture Date.

(02) Inspect Bladder Condition.

(03) Bladder Inflation Test.

(04) Bladder Submersion in Water Test.

(05) Inspect Dump Valves.

(06) Inspect Inflator/Deflator Hose and Assembly.

(07) Inspect, Disassemble and Clean Power Inflator.

COST PER ITEM

$30 BCD with Standard Power Inflator Technician Labor.  Parts Not Included.

$55 BCD with Alternate Octo/Inflator (Atomic SS1, Gemini Octo, Scuba Pro Air2 etc.) Technician Labor. Parts Not Included.

$20-$35 For Service Parts Kit.

 

HYDRO & VISUAL INSPECTION SERVICE

 

DOT requires your Cyclinder be hydrostatic tested every 5 years by an authorized Hydrostatic Testing Facility.  The Hydro Testing Process takes 7 Days – Depending on how many cyclinders are sent in by other shops and Paintball Companies.  Once the cyclinder passes it's Hydro Test, the cyclinder will receive a current hydro Stamp and Visiual Inspection Sticker.

 

This Service Takes 10 Business Days. 

If you need the cyclinder within 48 hours, a rush service of $20 is available if is dropped off no later then 11AM.

 

$53   Hydro  Test Alumimun or Steel Cylinder's Up To 3500 psi, Includes Visual Inspection and Free Air Fill.

$63   Hydro Test (SCBA) Carbon Fiber Cylinders, Includes Visual Inspection and Air Fill.

$43   Hydro Test Paintball Cylinder's, Includes Visual Inspection and Free Air Fill. 

$10   Visual Annual Inspection Only.

$39   Tumble/Cleaning Only.

$25   Cylinder Valve Rebuild, Included Labor, Parts Included.

$3     Viton O-Ring Each.

AIR FILL SERVICE

Proof of Certification Required for all SCUBA Fills

(Current Visual & Hydro Required on ALL Cyclinders)

$7          Air Fill up to 3500 psi.

$15        Air Fill SCBA (Carbon Fiber) Fills up to 4500 psi.

FREE    Air Fill Pony Bottles up to 19 cu ft.

FREE    Air Fill Top-Off up to 1000 psi.

$20       Nitrox 32% Blend up to 3500 psi.

 

 

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