The Ellipse Octopus uses the same Elliptical Housing as the Ellipse Primary Model Second Stage Regulator which is made from Hi-Tech Polymers. The Octopus Model has a Bright Yellow Purge Cover and Hose for Easy-Identification in an Out-of-Air-Emergency. The Octopus 3/8" Threaded Hose is 39" (100 cm) in length. All the Internal Components of the Ellipse Octopus are the same as those found in the Standard Ellipse; making Periodic Service Parts the same as the Primary Regulator. The Regulator is Lightweight-and-Compact weighing 5.65 oz (160 g) without the Hose.
The Initial Opening Effort of the Octopus Regulator is Set-Slightly Higher than the Primary Ellipse, once the Valve Opens the Air-is-Channeled by Injection to the Liquid Silicone Mouthpiece creating a Venturi-Effect Enhancing the Performance. On the Top of the Housing there is a Flow Deviator that acts on the Venturi Effect, with Dive/Pre-Dive Switch to prevent Free-Flow when the Regulator is not in use. All the internal components of the Ellipse are a Dependable High Performance Downstream Demand Valve Design The Ellipse Octopus is covered by a 2 Year Warranty
The Cressi Ellipse Octopus is commonly used for As Primary, Upgrading Equipment, Warm Water, With Nitrox and more. The Cressi Ellipse Octopus is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Advanced, Advanced Diver, Casual/ Recreational among others. The Cressi Ellipse Octopus is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Cressi Ellipse Octopus: Comfortable, Comfortable Mouthpiece, Does not leak, Easy To Connect, Easy To Retrieve, Easy To Use, Reliable, Slim design.