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    Ashley Hiscock with his buddy Ted going into a cave in Wales called Ogof Ffynnon Ddu, Hush Sump. Around July 2014. Picture taken by his other buddy.

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    Social 4 July 2009 in Luraville, FL


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    bamafan

    What would it take for you to get involved in the NACD?

    Forrest that is a slanderous statement you are making. I am sure your letter is on the way now. :)

    bamafan 08-04-2015 01:51 PM Go to last post
    FW

    What would it take for you to get involved in the NACD?

    It always was :-) The NSS was started in 1941, and the NACD wasn't until about 25 years later. They just claimed to be the oldest. I got a letter a few months ago from the NACD, claiming to be the...

    FW 08-04-2015 01:18 PM Go to last post
    Curt Bowen

    What would it take for you to get involved in the NACD?

    Yes, and this is the exact reason why Bert Wilcher and others were lynched a few years ago.
    We wanted to change these bylaws so the "Members" (the rightful owners of the NACD) voice could be heard....

    Curt Bowen 08-04-2015 12:14 PM Go to last post
    FW

    What would it take for you to get involved in the NACD?

    I keep hearing people saying that, but it isn't really correct. When the NACD first started, they had no intention of training anyone, except their own members. They did reorganize in the mid '70s as...

    FW 08-04-2015 11:48 AM Go to last post
    LiteHedded

    DPV Diver

    you'd have to work really hard to get any deco there. plus it doesn't really go anywhere and has that flow.
    so weighing the PITA factor of dragging a second scooter vs maintaining swimming gas...

    LiteHedded 08-04-2015 11:16 AM Go to last post
    bent

    DPV Diver

    Because it's not that deep?

    bent 08-04-2015 11:11 AM Go to last post
    tbone1004

    What would it take for you to get involved in the NACD?

    not entirely sure, the NACD was founded as a training organization so I think it would be more appropriate to fold it into the CDS as they both own properties, and are still a training organization....

    tbone1004 08-04-2015 11:01 AM Go to last post
    nakatomi

    DPV Diver

    And just for the record, of course I agree that it becomes impractical at some point to have an emergency plan based on a long swim. But, having said that, those dives are probably not done solo but...

    nakatomi 08-04-2015 10:59 AM Go to last post
    LiteHedded

    DPV Diver

    at ginnie at least i would say it's easier to take the swimming gas instead of another scooter

    LiteHedded 08-04-2015 10:55 AM Go to last post
    victorzamora

    DPV Diver

    :roll:

    victorzamora 08-04-2015 10:50 AM Go to last post
    nakatomi

    DPV Diver

    So are you suggesting that Frank doubles his old Gavin scooter and takes two of them to the back of JB or Ginnie, with not enough gas in his plan to swim out?

    nakatomi 08-04-2015 10:33 AM Go to last post
    PfcAJ

    DPV Diver

    I don't view swimming out as much of an option on anything deep and/or long. Gas and deco requirements become just preposterous.

    Tow scooter is the move. Sometimes 1, sometimes 1 per person on...

    PfcAJ 08-04-2015 10:06 AM Go to last post