Tropical Penguin Home Page

Tropical Penguin Scuba - Northern Nevada's Largest FULL SERVICE Scuba Dive Center

         
       

Learn to Dive

         
     

Classes

 
         
   

Dive Travel

   
         
 

Our Staff

     
         

Home

       
         
 

Photo Gallery

     
         
   

The Shop

   
         
     

Weather

 
         
       

F4 Phantom

         
         
         

    Store Hours:

Open 7 days a week,

10:00 am to 6:00 pm!

Open late Tue & Thu

until 9:00pm!

(closed on these holidays)

Be sure and visit the Divers Alert Network

 

Tropical Penguin Scuba on Facebook

 

   We are Northern Nevada's largest scuba equipment dealer. Tropical Penguin Scuba has chosen the best manufacturer’s in the industry to offer to our customers. We are the number one dealer in the area for most of the lines that we carry and we carry most major brands. That means that you can be assured of the best pricing available and quality service for any product you choose to purchase from us.

We have the largest selection of Scuba equipment in Northern Nevada. If you can't find it here, you can't find it anywhere! We pride ourselves on having more choices in quality equipment than any other dealer around. Stop in and see our huge inventory for yourself .

 

   We have listed just a couple of our manufacturer's links here. We are planning to have a more complete list in the near future, as well as many more features to help you when purchasing your Scuba equipment.

  Oceanic   Pinnacle   Zeagle Systems   TUSA

 

   Almost all major equipment manufacturers, and many major dive publications,  require, or recommend, that scuba equipment be purchased from an authorized dealer. One that has a storefront and staff to counsel you when buying your scuba equipment. Stop in our store today and check out the most extensive selection of scuba equipment in Northern Nevada.

   Scuba equipment is a life support product and purchasing your own should not be done without a professional's assistance and advice. Tropical Penguins is always happy to help with friendly advice and training for the specific products you are considering purchasing.

   We have reprinted an article from Dive Training magazine that shows the importance of buying your scuba gear at an authorized dealer (thank you Dive Training magazine, the original article can be found here)-

"It is important to buy the right gear for the type of diving you will do, ensure that it fits and is comfortable, be trained in its use and keep it serviced at recommended intervals."

"It is very possible for you to purchase dive gear from non-authorized dealers and not be aware. For example, many Internet sellers acquire the product they sell through gray market (third-party) channels. They may not be authorized to sell or service a particular product, are not trained by the manufacturer, may not ship it assembled, may sell it without the original parts or sell items that have been used or returned."

"If you question whether a particular reseller is an authorized dealer, it's pretty simple. Call the manufacturer directly, or confirm it by using the authorized dealer listings on manufacturers' Web sites." - Dive Training Magazine

  

    You can contact us here for more information on our equipment, or feel free to stop by the shop and check out our outstanding selection.

 

 

NOTE: It is strongly recommended that you view this webpage with Internet Explorer. Certain features are not supported in other browsers.

Tropical Penguin Scuba

If you would like more information, E-mail us here,

call us at 775-828-DIVE (3483), or stop by our new location

at 961 Matley Lane, #130, Reno, NV 89502.