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Cdncoldwater's Recent Activity

  1. Cdncoldwater liked fisheater's post in the thread Travel gear?.

    Do NOT get an integrated inflator/octo for California diving. I had such a system and when I had an actual need to share air with my...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 8:21 PM
  2. Cdncoldwater replied to the thread Upgrading from a Rec Kit to a Tech Kit.

    If your LDS is Apeks/AL then I would recommend the DST (if you want/need a turret) or DS4 with the XTX50 2nds. I service them often at...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 9:02 AM
  3. Cdncoldwater liked vinsanity's post in the thread Upgrading from a Rec Kit to a Tech Kit.

    I really liked an SDI/TDI instructor in Hawaii that I took the SDI Wreck Class with, but if I have to wait til I can take everything...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 8:57 AM
  4. Cdncoldwater liked stevetto's post in the thread Canister light with heating port.

    Max. power 18 W (XHP-50.2 or XML-2 LED) Max. light output 1955 lm Color temperature 5000 K FWHM 4,9° Anodized aluminium light head...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 8:37 AM
  5. Cdncoldwater liked Bigceff's post in the thread Best Value place online to get regs serviced.

    Personally, I would only get my gear serviced by a local reputable dive shop. Sending regulators around the country costs money and your...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 8:33 AM
  6. Cdncoldwater liked OTF's post in the thread What equipment to own vs to rent.

    Having a full set of gear including tanks is worth it. You'll go diving more. Saves money over renting. Makes you feel like more of a...

    Apr 12, 2021 at 9:03 PM
  7. Cdncoldwater liked divinh's post in the thread What equipment to own vs to rent.

    My metric was how many dives I was going to do and cost of rentals. Thailand, included. Indonesia, $30/day. Japan, Maui $50/day. These...

    Apr 12, 2021 at 9:01 PM
  8. Cdncoldwater liked Ana's post in the thread What equipment to own vs to rent.

    This is very personal, but I see the common issue that applies to the majority of the people is that at the beginning things are a bit...

    Apr 12, 2021 at 9:01 PM
  9. Cdncoldwater liked rhwestfall's post in the thread What equipment to own vs to rent.

    I'm jealous....... Just to complete my open water I had to get my own wetsuit (40 degree water, just after ice out in northern New...

    Apr 12, 2021 at 8:59 PM
  10. Cdncoldwater liked boulderjohn's post in the thread What equipment to own vs to rent.

    IMO, what you said makes sense for now. Any regulator being sold or rented today will work just fine for the dives you are likely to do...

    Apr 12, 2021 at 8:57 PM
  11. Cdncoldwater liked tursiops's post in the thread Best Value place online to get regs serviced.

    Good thing you don't have diaphragm first stages, or service second stages.

    Apr 12, 2021 at 8:47 PM
  12. Cdncoldwater replied to the thread Planning first trip to Roatan.

    My son and I stayed at Anthony's Key in the northwest (Sandy Bay); it was an AI (except alcohol/snacks) and it was a great experience...

    Apr 12, 2021 at 1:58 PM
  13. Cdncoldwater liked jmcgilroy's post in the thread Planning first trip to Roatan.

    [ATTACH] Here's a photo of a power pole in West End. The power went out almost every day that I was there but it was very bad weather...

    power pole.jpg Apr 12, 2021 at 1:39 PM
  14. Cdncoldwater liked One-Shot Johnson's post in the thread Nitrogen narcosis.

    Divers are a confusing species. We worry about nitrogen narcosis, plan our dives to avoid it, pay for expensive gasses to eliminate it,...

    Apr 12, 2021 at 1:27 PM
  15. Cdncoldwater liked shurite7's post in the thread Advice on first time regulator servicing?.

    You can use Scubapro’s website or Google to search for an authorized dealer. Don’t get too caught up in the scare posts from this...

    Apr 12, 2021 at 12:34 PM