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Loans & Rentals

Directors of INA-supported projects may be eligible for equipment loan from INA. Below is a list of the items available. If you would like to borrow any equipment, or have any questions about availability, please email the INA Dive Safety Officer at Click on the thumbnails of each item to view a larger image.

GPS & Remote Sensing Equipment

Trimble GPS Antenna 33580-00 Beacon

  • Antenna is a GPS / Beacon antenna capable of sub-meter performance
  • Uses the free public IALA Beacon and SBAS corrections or subscription-based OmniSTAR VBS corrections
  • Control Box & Accessories included
  • The beacon receiver provides superior weak-signal performance

Trimble GeoExplorer 3 38376-00 Handheld GPS

  • GeoExplorer 3 data collection system is an integrated GPS receiver and data collector
  • Can be used with a real-time source of differential corrections such as Trimble’s Beacon-on-a-Belt (BoB™) receiver
  • Works with the GPS Pathfinder® Office software
  • Access the GeoExplorer 3 Manual here.

Sea Hunter Mark II™ Metal Detector 1151970

  • Microprocessor-driven instrument
  • Lightweight, highly durable and easy to use
  • Pulse induction (PI) circuitry
  • Access the Sea Hunter Mark II Manual here.

Sea Scan® HDS Towed SystemSide Scan Sonar

  • 600/1200 kHz
  • Tow cable
  • Quick-Start Manual for operators
  • Made by Marine Sonic Technology

Geometrics G-882 Marine Magnetometer

  • Operating Principle: Self-oscillating split-beam Cesium Vapor (non-radioactive)
  • Operating Range: 20,000 to 100,000 nT
  • CM-221 Counter Sensitivity: <0.004 nT/ pHz rms.
  • Absolute Accuracy: <3 nT throughout range
  • Output: RS-232 at 1,200 to 19,200 Baud

Photography Equipment

BIRNS Snooper III Lights (2 units)

  • Brilliant 33,000 lumen, 3250K illumination
  • 3km rated
  • Highly polished internal parabolic reflector, with high-output Tungsten-Halogen lamp in focal point
  • Power cable is 165 feet

Ikelite 400 Sub Strobe

  • Color Temperature: 4800K
  • Modeling flash capability
  • Lens Coverage: 18mm
  • Weight: 6.61 lbs
  • Recycling Time: 3.5 seconds

Canon G11 Powershot Digital Camera (2 units) & Underwater Housing

  • 10MP Digital Camera
  • 5x Wide Angle Optical Stabilized Zoom
  • 2.8-inch articulating LCD
  • SD/SDHC memory cards (not included)
  • Underwater housing is Fisheye FIX G11/G12 Underwater Housing for Canon G11 & G12

Canon Powershot A620 7.1MP Digital Camera

  • 7.1MP Digital Camera
  • DIGIC II processor
  • 4x optical zoom lenses
  • 2.0-inch vari-angle LCD
  • VGA movies at 30 frames per second can be created
  • USB 2.0 Hi-Speed connections

Nikon D70 DSLR with Subal Housing

  • 6.1MP Digital Camera
  • RAW and JPEG capture
  • 2.0-inch LCD display
  • Captures enough detail for photo-quality 14 x 19-inch prints
  • Stores images on CF cards or Microdrive

Go-Pro HERO3 and Housing

  • 10.0 megapixels 1080p
  • Waterproof to 40meters, 131 feet
  • Flat glass lens
  • Standard, Skeleton, and Touch Backdoors
  • Housing also compatable with HERO4, HERO3+

HD Sony Video HVR-Z1U Camera with GATES FZ/Z1 Housing

  • Depth Rating: 45 meters, 150 feet
  • Weight: 13.6 kg
  • Batteries: Blueshape BV090
  • Sony HVR-Z1U Professional Widescreen Camcorder, records in HDV, DVCAM and DV Formats, HD & SD Down Convert, NTSC/PAL

Perry Submarine Recompression Chamber, Air and Oxygen Banks

  • Hyperbaric System provides hyperbaric oxygen therapy for two patients
  • Maximum operating pressure is 30 psig (3 ATA)
  • System is pressurized with breathing quality air
  • System is installed in a shipping container

121 Cubic Foot Steel Scuba Tanks (12 Units)

  • Thermo Pro Valves
  • 2460 PSI
  • Length: 29.2 inches
  • Bouyancy Empty: -2.0 lbs

108 Cubic Foot Steel Scuba Tanks (4 Units)

  • Thermo Pro Valves
  • 2640 PSI
  • Length: 26.5 inches
  • Bouyancy Empty: -2.6 lbs

Champion Power Equipment 42432 1400W Multi-Purpose Portable Generator

  • Operates at 65 dBA from 23 feet
  • Run time of up to 10 hours on a full tank of gasoline
  • Steel frame
  • 120V, 1400 Watts
  • Automatic low oil shut-off sensor
  • 80 cc single-cylinder OHV engine

Mercury 430 H D Rigid Inflatable Boats (2 Units)

  • Integrated hull and transom for extra strength and stability
  • Aluminum/FRP Floor, 14 Feet
  • Beam: 6 Feet 2 Inches
  • 253 lbs (HP weight 267 lbs)
  • Includes Mercury 20M hp outboard Engine