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Cdncoldwater's Recent Activity

  1. Cdncoldwater liked scubadada's post in the thread Where did you solo dive today?.

    Hi @lukeb The 123 dives has taken me 12 years. When I 1st started diving the Castor in 2009, it was entirely intact. The biggest blow...

    Sep 24, 2021 at 8:10 PM
  2. Cdncoldwater liked scubadada's post in the thread Where did you solo dive today?.

    I had a fantastic solo dive on the Castor in Boynton Beach on Wednesday Sept 22 Trip Report - Back in SE FL 2021 part 5

    Sep 24, 2021 at 8:09 PM
  3. Cdncoldwater liked Pacediver's post in the thread Where did you solo dive today?.

    Solo dive at a lake today ,didn’t turn out like a good spot at all ,no bottles lot more mud and in general kind of a crappy spot but did...

    Sep 24, 2021 at 8:09 PM
  4. Cdncoldwater liked NothingClever's post in the thread Personal Limits to Solo Diving.

    No arbitrary limits. I think limitations should naturally reveal themselves following an evaluation of the conditions and determination...

    Sep 23, 2021 at 8:40 PM
  5. Cdncoldwater liked rx7diver's post in the thread Personal Limits to Solo Diving.

    Hmmm. I was thinking that an ex-pararescuer would simply bite down on a stick, reset his/her own broken leg, and go on with the dive....

    Sep 23, 2021 at 8:37 PM
  6. Cdncoldwater liked lukeb's post in the thread Personal Limits to Solo Diving.

    I've been thinking about how to reply to this thread for a while, as I would like to say that I do have defined limits on how /when I...

    Sep 23, 2021 at 8:37 PM
  7. Cdncoldwater liked Jack Hammer's post in the thread DIR- GUE Spool to SMB attachment.

    I just clip double ender to end of loop in line and pull it tight then clip it into spool about a hole past where it wants to go. Been...

    Sep 22, 2021 at 8:39 PM
  8. Cdncoldwater liked John C. Ratliff's post in the thread Personal Limits to Solo Diving.

    Right now, because of the COVID-19 pandemic with the delta variant and the lack of hospital beds, I’m not diving. I usually dive under...

    Sep 22, 2021 at 8:36 PM
  9. Cdncoldwater liked lukeb's post in the thread Where did you solo dive today?.

    I got to dive the USS Rankin on Friday in Stuart Florida. I dived with Stuart Scuba and really liked their operation, very relaxed. The...

    Sep 21, 2021 at 8:12 PM
  10. Cdncoldwater replied to the thread Where did you solo dive today?.

    Hadn't dove in 26 days :( a trip to the Fundy coast wasn't an option today so I dove a local lake that I'm familiar with. First dive was...

    Sep 20, 2021 at 9:03 PM
  11. Cdncoldwater liked janieb's post in the thread OW failure, advice?.

    So sorry to hear of your experience....going forward, don't feel bad about taking your time to descend. I always (and I mean always)...

    Sep 20, 2021 at 8:49 PM
  12. Cdncoldwater liked Jim Lapenta's post in the thread OW failure, advice?.

    One pool session? How did you get through all the skills in that time? You should have had a minimum of 5-7 separate segments of skill...

    Sep 20, 2021 at 8:48 PM
  13. Cdncoldwater liked Wibble's post in the thread OW failure, advice?.

    For what it's worth, most divers have had problems equalising at some time or other. It's particularly the case when you're shallow...

    Sep 20, 2021 at 8:48 PM
  14. Cdncoldwater liked Esprise Me's post in the thread OW failure, advice?.

    While I agree with all of the advice above, in practice it can be difficult to find an instructor like that. Your specific objectives...

    Sep 20, 2021 at 8:47 PM
  15. Cdncoldwater liked Jim Lapenta's post in the thread OW failure, advice?.

    Find a new instructor. You should not be in open water unless you are comfortable with all the skills in the pool. Done neutral and...

    Sep 20, 2021 at 8:47 PM