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Forum: Basic Scuba Discussions

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Diving and Seamanship

    Started by Akimbo, June 12th, 2014 08:38 PM
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  1. DAN Insurance – should I get it?

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  3. Why do we dive?

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