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  1. Wibble replied to the thread Open water course time limit?.

    Hopefully to add to that... Diving's one of those things that you need to be able to 'do' all the basic skills to a certain standard....

    Nov 12, 2018 at 5:09 PM
  2. Tel replied to the thread Open water course time limit?.

    The problem is that any training was done two years ago and as it wasn't finished no assumption any assessment has been done to prove a...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 4:48 PM
  3. Tel replied to the thread The perils of buying second hand kit.....

    I buy a stupid level of kit from ebay etc. each year and have learned to accept that at least 10% is not as described or will need work...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 3:56 PM
  4. JohnL replied to the thread The What Cheered Me Up Today Thread.

    Just fought my way into my dry suit with 125 thinsulate under suit, base layer and two layers of thermals. My wife managed to get the...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 3:42 PM
  5. speed098 replied to the thread The perils of buying second hand kit.....

    I have had some great buys from fleabay but I always try and check round online first and this has resulted in my best buys, fleabay is...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 2:46 PM
  6. Wibble replied to the thread The perils of buying second hand kit.....

    Are the valves completely shagged? If not, maybe a 'simple' dive to use it would make it sting less.

    Nov 12, 2018 at 2:00 PM
  7. Tribal Chestnut replied to the thread The perils of buying second hand kit.....

    To be fair to the wing guy, he’s offered to send me the cost of a new inflator or to post a spare, which is decent of him & restores...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 11:51 AM
  8. Wibble replied to the thread The perils of buying second hand kit.....

    Its like an implicit trust has been broken. buying from fleabay is one thing, but when you know the person, you'd expect more...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 10:04 AM
  9. Tribal Chestnut posted a new thread.

    The perils of buying second hand kit....

    Time for a quick moan: Bought a few second hand bits here and there, one of which was a 15l twinset. Thought I’d give the knobs a quick...

    Forum: Dive Equipment

    Nov 12, 2018 at 9:49 AM
  10. JohnL replied to the thread Gear Storage.

    Lucky you, our garage has no power so is cold in winter. My gear has migrated to my office after a soak in the bath and hanging from an...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 11:19 PM
  11. Never2old liked jb2cool's post in the thread Gear Storage.

    I also keep wetsuits in a garage but ensure they are dry before they go there. If keeping then on hangers (like I do) try to make sure...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 5:20 PM
  12. jb2cool replied to the thread Gear Storage.

    I also keep wetsuits in a garage but ensure they are dry before they go there. If keeping then on hangers (like I do) try to make sure...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 7:50 AM
  13. Never2old liked Griffalo's post in the thread Gear Storage.

    My wetsuits hang up in the garage. I dry my drysuit on a "Hangair" then pack it away.

    Nov 10, 2018 at 4:22 PM
  14. Never2old liked nickb's post in the thread Gear Storage.

    Drysuits hang up in the garage when I'm home (rare). Actually one is in Poland with Santi, having some work done and the Ursuit hangs on...

    Nov 10, 2018 at 4:22 PM
  15. Never2old liked Tel's post in the thread Gear Storage.

    Easiest for membrane drysuit is to hang from the boots, less likely to damage the neck by shoving a hanger through and even wet it...

    Nov 10, 2018 at 4:22 PM
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