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Forum: Basic Scuba Discussions

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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

    Started by LIVES4SHARKS, May 5th, 2010 05:43 AM
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  1. Transporting Pony Bottles on Airlines

    Started by humpback, May 19th, 2003 04:48 PM
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    May 20th, 2003, 02:12 AM Go to last post
  2. Man I had a great dive today...(LONG)

    Started by bwerb, May 20th, 2003 12:32 AM
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    May 20th, 2003, 12:58 AM Go to last post
  3. I think I met a dir padi instructor today.

    Started by double125's, May 17th, 2003 12:13 PM
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  4. Playin' hookie at dutch

    Started by Jwood, May 19th, 2003 10:08 PM
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  5. re: diving schools comparison

    Started by cosmini, May 19th, 2003 06:49 PM
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  6. My dive this weekend (trip report)

    Started by Wendy, May 19th, 2003 12:39 PM
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  7. What cool things? (I hesitate to ask this...heh)

    Started by scubasean, May 15th, 2003 10:04 AM
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  8. Besides head, what areas are sites of major heat loss

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  9. Moved: Dutch Springs

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  10. Staying hydrated

    Started by PaulB, May 18th, 2003 09:01 PM
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  11. Moved: Poor Knights (NZ)

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  12. Question What is DECO?

    Started by SCUBedoobedoo, May 18th, 2003 12:52 AM
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  13. Thumbs up Dutch Springs

    Started by Jwood, May 14th, 2003 01:27 PM
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  14. Descartes was a fish

    Started by Arnaud, May 15th, 2003 06:29 PM
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  15. How deep until you need to bring along a pony bottle?

    Started by AquaGuy, May 13th, 2003 02:53 PM
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