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Forum: Basic Scuba Discussions

Have a Scuba related question? Get a Scuba related answer here.
Please note: This forum has special rules. This forum is intended to be a very friendly, "flame free zone" where divers of any skill level may ask questions about basic scuba topics without fear of being accosted. Please show respect and courtesy at all times. Remember that the inquirer is looking for answers that they can understand. This is a learning zone and consequently, any off-topic or overly harsh responses will be removed. This forum is not open for threads offering goods or services.



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  3. Everything Dive Master Candidates and future Dive Cons always wanted to know but were afraid to ask... If you are interested in taking the next step in diving and going pro, this is the forum for you.

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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

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  1. Kneeling

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  2. When do you prefer to go diving?

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  3. cool diving video

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  5. Big Grin Need advice and help on surface bouyancy

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  7. I need SP tank straps...Where's FredT when I need him?

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  8. Moved: Dive Buddy Needed

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  12. A few Table Use Questions

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    Started by Fishkiller, May 8th, 2003 10:34 PM
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  15. Buying a SCUBA Park

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