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Forum: Basic Scuba Discussions

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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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  1. 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

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    Started by Dodge345, March 12th, 2003 12:26 PM
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  2. Ok you know you've got it bad when.....

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  3. Question Anyone ever purchased from these guys?

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  4. I'll be diving in a mall... with sharks!

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  5. DIRF class Indianapolis May 2-4, 2003

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  10. Does your face burn, or do your fingers prune up after a dive?

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  11. FYI: Recall on 2002 RDP

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