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  1. John F liked Wibble's post in the thread PADI Open Water woes....

    Hi @60plus - welcome to the forum. I started my PADI dive training abroad and finished it doing Rescue Diver in the UK. The abroad...

    Apr 15, 2018 at 2:47 PM
  2. John F replied to the thread PADI Open Water woes....

    I agree. I was really thinking I f the vis. It’s not uncommon in the solant to have vis 1m, if a diver has done all his work in 30m they...

    Apr 15, 2018 at 2:08 PM
  3. John F liked Wibble's post in the thread Buoyancy control, wing vs suit and an incident.

    I tend to use both BCD and drysuit for buoyancy. When it's cold I tend to use the drysuit more simply to get more insulating gas into...

    Apr 15, 2018 at 2:01 PM
  4. John F replied to the thread PADI Open Water woes....

    It’s often said that if you can dive in the uk, you can dive anywhere, as conditions are very often much harder then tropical waters. I...

    Apr 15, 2018 at 11:33 AM
  5. John F liked becky9's post in the thread New diver checking in.

    So despite a complete lack of experience in an environment where a drysuit is necessary, you are willing to advocate a wetsuit in its...

    Apr 15, 2018 at 11:17 AM
  6. John F liked Tel's post in the thread New diver checking in.

    Beat me too it :) The vast majority of divers in the UK will use drysuits, with the prime users of any semi-drys being clubs and...

    Apr 15, 2018 at 11:17 AM
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