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    Jon L at Little River Sept 2016

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    Cave diving and Wreck penetration (similarities)

    RGU, would you mind elaborating on the "classic wreck skills" that are dying out? I'm always interested in learning from the, as you put it, "old guys".

    crookshanky 02-19-2017 10:27 AM Go to last post

    New SM diver

    I'm a stealth user and love mine. It has its pros and cons just as any sm rig does. I paid for mine but according to bent others don't (he's got a hard on against the stealth so keep that in mind...

    rddvet 02-19-2017 09:38 AM Go to last post

    New SM diver

    Nvs, I wouldn't buy a rig without a shoulder dump for diving dry primarily. Even in OW you need to dump gas from the suit as well as the wing, pretty such at the same time... and the suit gas needs...

    bent 02-19-2017 09:27 AM Go to last post

    New SM diver

    I just switched from the sms100 to the LS. I like it. Just needed to make a few adjustments for size. I really like there's a top and bottom dump. I only use the inflator to add air. I did switch...

    Diverlee 02-19-2017 09:10 AM Go to last post

    New SM diver

    Also was there many modifications if any to the rig? The o rings did you keep them or use them as a floating loop and replace with steel.
    If you use a butt plate does that bottom dump become hard to...

    Nvs 02-19-2017 07:46 AM Go to last post

    New SM diver

    I guess with the stealth tec my questions would be :
    -Do I need a butt plate or are the squarish d rings at the back ok for steels?
    -I've been able to see a stealth harness that's all, no wing etc...

    Nvs 02-19-2017 06:27 AM Go to last post

    New SM diver

    I have experience with the stealth tec, but none of the other rigs. What do you want to know about the tec? Aside from the controversy on this site about how it looks in pictures (please don't let...

    Aotus 02-19-2017 04:49 AM Go to last post

    New SM diver

    Hey, as the title suggested I'm finally making the jump to side mount to further my training, and start cave training. My diving is primarily boat and shore entry but want to start caves (6 hour...

    Nvs 02-19-2017 01:10 AM Go to last post

    Silent submersion UV 26 scooter

    You were asking questions while I simply asked for the PayPal account.

    Superlyte27 02-19-2017 12:18 AM Go to last post

    Does UTD have a presence in Florida?

    So proud that he's been banned in nearly every forum I know and most Facebook groups. Haven't read anything by him for a year (while it used to be hard to escape ;))

    data2 02-18-2017 11:31 PM Go to last post
    Michael F

    Doc's Pro Ear Plugs - Reviews or Experience with them?

    Thanks MA, I wish I was so fortunate.

    Michael F 02-18-2017 11:25 PM Go to last post

    Gear Review: A better multi-reg bag for way less $

    I cut the shoulder straps off the pack and figured I would show that it's height compared to the two ref bags I was using.

    Aotus 02-18-2017 11:08 PM Go to last post