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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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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Scuba Diving Acronyms

    Started by LIVES4SHARKS, May 5th, 2010 05:43 AM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: HELP!!! Diving Related Research

    Started by amaze, May 8th, 2014 05:13 PM
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  1. another tank question

    Started by hugedodge2000, July 12th, 2006 02:57 PM
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  2. Public Service Announcement against quarry diving

    Started by UnixSage, June 25th, 2006 11:48 AM
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  3. My Stupid *** Question...

    Started by Marcosis, July 12th, 2006 11:06 PM
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  4. Tide Charts

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  5. Rescue Diver vs Stress and Rescue, any important differences?

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  6. Moved: Shout Out For Scuba Toys

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  7. Moved: Pirates of the Caribbean II, did you see all of the reef critters?

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  8. Panic and Exhaustion

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  9. Tragedy on the Doria

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  10. Tips / Hints / Suggestions for Lowering SAC?

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  11. Decompression sickness....

    Started by scubafire, July 12th, 2006 10:50 AM
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  12. Deep Diver Certification

    Started by colby, July 10th, 2006 10:32 AM
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  13. information about comercial diving

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  14. Safety or profit?

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  15. Poll Poll: Male VS. Female

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