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CptTightPants21's Recent Activity

  1. CptTightPants21 replied to the thread My PADI Open Water Experience.

    Cleaning after diving fresh water isn't necessary, but it's generally a good idea to wash the chlorine off when diving in a pool. I take...

    May 17, 2019 at 6:59 PM
  2. CptTightPants21 replied to the thread My PADI Open Water Experience.

    Nice write ups. Keep 'em coming.

    May 16, 2019 at 10:28 PM
  3. CptTightPants21 liked rjack321's post in the thread First Rebreather Purchase - Lots of Questions.

    Any CCR with O2 and dil bottles, sorb, a little bit more lead to compensate for the loop volume, and bailout gas is going to weight...

    May 14, 2019 at 7:45 PM
  4. CptTightPants21 replied to the thread First Rebreather Purchase - Lots of Questions.

    I don't think you ruffled any feathers, we are just looking for clarification on your situation. So at this point you are a simple...

    May 14, 2019 at 7:16 PM
  5. CptTightPants21 replied to the thread Simple surfacing GF question.

    Are we talking about 100% O2 or backgas for deco? From my experience, 3-4 min of additional pure O2 will drop the GF by 5. So if you do...

    May 14, 2019 at 6:55 PM
  6. CptTightPants21 replied to the thread First Rebreather Purchase - Lots of Questions.

    The no tech diving comment kind of threw me off. Tbone is right, CCR is a serious machine and requires a specific mindset and ability....

    May 14, 2019 at 6:38 PM
  7. CptTightPants21 liked PfcAJ's post in the thread Deco regs.

    Have you considered taking a fundamentals class?

    May 13, 2019 at 1:05 PM
  8. CptTightPants21 replied to the thread Deco cleared "on the go"?.

    While technically correct, this is a newer diver who is asking about a single tank dive he did to 95ft- give him simple the base line...

    May 13, 2019 at 11:32 AM
  9. CptTightPants21 replied to the thread Deco cleared "on the go"?.

    There are a couple of different factors. Deco will begin to clear as you ascend from your max depth, but it will clear at a slower rate...

    May 13, 2019 at 10:37 AM