Diver sight

Discussion in 'The Fleet' started by jmarshall, Nov 15, 2007.

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  1. Hi, lookin at RN nd just wondering if anyone could tell me anythin about the eysight riquirements to be a diver. Cheers
  2. Flippant mode

    You have to have two

    Serious mode

    Check with Ninja Stoker, he's the man with the answer
  3. IAW the diving manual

    pop down to your local swimming pool.

    deep breath

    hold it

    under you go

    can you see a bikini from 10 yards

    can you see clump outline from 5 yards

    can you see the shaving rash from 2 yards

    still holding

    your in shippers
  4. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    Minimum standards as follows for Diver:

    Visual Acuity (VA) Standard 2

    VA without correcting lenses: RIGHT (R) 6/24 LEFT (L) 6/36
    VA with Correcting lenses: R 6/6 N5, L 6/9 N5

    Refraction Limit

    Spectacle correction (in any meridian) +3.00 Sphere/ -2.50 sphere or cyl BOTH.

    Haven't got a clue what it means- but your optician will understand it.

    Welcome to Rum Ration, by the way.

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