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    Is it crazy to dive wet in December?

    But wouldn't that put you at about 3/4 the price of a drysuit when you buy the battery? I would almost see it as a waste of money at that point. Unless your can is already set up with an e/o

    rddvet 10-31-2014 02:41 PM Go to last post

    Back Surgery and Diving

    If Jim Fishback can still dive I think that pretty much says it all.....

    That being said my primary dive buddy has a few vertebra that he had replaced with metal and he can still dive. I can't...

    tbone1004 10-31-2014 02:14 PM Go to last post

    Is it crazy to dive wet in December?

    No,not with this: http://www.utdequipment.com/new/pages/accessories/solar.html Works wet or dry (ported). MSRP is $289, without the battery.

    I spent over a year sourcing-out the different...

    stickydeco 10-31-2014 01:52 PM Go to last post

    Back Surgery and Diving

    Go SM and find some one to take the tanks to the water for you. Would think that the inwater would help witht he back. Our Ocupational Helth DR is a OW diver and lets me dive when I have strained...

    SLIM 10-31-2014 01:41 PM Go to last post

    Cave Stage Class and Cave related Specialties

    I know that IANTD Full Tec Cave is differant then just their Full Cave. There scooters, stages, and advanced planning are tought and can be finished in a mix class. Then again the card I have I...

    SLIM 10-31-2014 01:37 PM Go to last post
    Squirrel Girl

    is anyone here following this steve cushman stuff in wakulla county?

    Didn't Gary Hart say, "Follow me around. I don't care. If anybody wants to put a tail on me, go ahead. They'd be very bored."? Be careful what you dare people to do.

    Squirrel Girl 10-31-2014 01:14 PM Go to last post

    FS: Ladies DUI 50/50

    There are 9 rings in the neck seal and 7 in the wrist seal. Still looking for a home,,...even the bum doesn't show wear...

    Seahorsedeb 10-31-2014 12:51 PM Go to last post

    Watersource tunnel at Peacock

    Yes, your description is correct. I just checked the video and the swim from the window/well to where we turned was 11 minutes. You are also correct about the two T's.

    nakatomi 10-31-2014 12:41 PM Go to last post

    Watersource tunnel at Peacock

    Went to the left. Just a little ways on in there was another T with a line coming from the right. I assumed this is the other end of the right T just below the "well". As far as distance maybe...

    bamafan 10-31-2014 12:38 PM Go to last post

    Watersource tunnel at Peacock

    Yes, we went left at the T below the window and continued for another 10 minutes or so, passing another T (probably the other one coming back into the main passage).

    nakatomi 10-31-2014 12:33 PM Go to last post

    Cave diving in France


    Cave diving in France, named Goul du Pont.

    Gopro hero3 Black and lights: archon w17v

    yoyccs 10-31-2014 12:10 PM Go to last post

    Back Surgery and Diving

    My last dive was Oct 2013 do to back problems. Just meet with my surgeon and says I need major back surgery and need to fuse L2 thru S1 and would be restricted from diving for 3 to 6 months but...

    cwswine 10-31-2014 12:05 PM Go to last post