Oceanic set out to make a standard" regulator that was simple, dependable and economical. What they didn't expect was that in tests it would outperform other high-end regulators. Not an easy feat for a standard" downstream demand valve regulator. With the Alpha 9, you get effortless breathing in a compact design that is extremely tough yet easy to maintain and service.
The SP-5 First Stage Regulator offers all divers the opportunity to own a top-performing regulator at an unbeatable price. Repeatedly rated as the best in its class, the Alpha SP-5 exceeds both Navy Class A and European CE standards. The Alpha SP-5 may have been the first regulator you ever used due to its widespread use in rental and resort operations.
The SP-5 is a non-balanced flow-by piston designed regulator. This simple yet fail-safe design will deliver air even if there is a first stage failure. Made of marine grade chromed brass for durability and long life, the SP-5 First Stage has 4 LP ports and 1 HP port with 3/8" and 7/16" threads. The SP-6 First-Stage featuring Dry Valve Technology (DVT), have you ever wonder why they call it a "dust cap" and not a water cap? DVT eliminates the possibility of moisture-entering the first stage with a simple, yet ingenious-design. No-hassle, no-worries what about performance? DVT doesn't impact first stage performance even at 198' (60 meters) with just 200 psi (14 bars) in your tank. The result of Dry Valve Technology is an end to flooded regulators! Oceanic's exclusive DVT is designed to automatically-eliminate moisture intrusion and contaminants from entering your breathing system. Amazing, simple, patented, and by the way, DVT is only available on Oceanic Regulators.
The Alpha 9 Regulator Second Stage has a patented orthodontic mouthpiece for exceptional comfort and reduced jaw fatigue. The mouthpiece accommodates the natural overbite of the human jaw. In addition the 30" (76.2 cm) Max-Flex hose with its extreme flexibility further reduces any jaw fatigue, making this one comfortable breathing regulator.
The Alpha 9 is classified as being suitable for use with nitrox breathing gas mixtures containing up to 40% oxygen by volume without the need for special preparation, cleaning or component parts. Regulator weighs 32oz (907.2g) and the front profile dimension is only 2.9" (7.4 cm). Regulator comes with a comprehensive owner's manual and is covered by a 24 month limited warranty.
This product has a limited warranty of 24 months.