Gear Tips: Small Backplate Dynamics

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In this video, GUE Instructor Dorota Czerny explains the advantages of a small backplate, and who would benefit from using one and why. You will learn how the backplate influences trim, what is negative and positive trim and how, with the use of a small backplate, you can improve your in-water position. This is a great video to watch if you want to avoid back and neck issues while walking with heavy dive equipment.