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drrich2's Recent Activity

  1. drrich2 liked fishi's post in the thread Thoughts after my first time with Aldora.

    The only thing worse than getting your dive cut short is being the one that is low on air, and ends the dive for everyone. I have been...

    Jan 22, 2020 at 3:15 PM
  2. drrich2 liked uncfnp's post in the thread Thoughts after my first time with Aldora.

    It interests me in the group or buddy/individual ascent arguments that the against camp uses the argument that the diver is incapable of...

    Jan 22, 2020 at 3:14 PM
  3. drrich2 liked BalekFekete's post in the thread Review - Sandals Grenada.

    Before we booked our next vacation, we were weighing several different options - from cruising (we’re also RCI folk) to an AirBnB and...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 9:53 PM
  4. drrich2 liked lowwall's post in the thread Thoughts after my first time with Aldora.

    I got back 3 weeks ago from my first time diving with Aldora and wanted to share some thoughts for those who are considering them. Note...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 8:26 PM
  5. drrich2 liked ReefHound's post in the thread Thoughts after my first time with Aldora.

    It's been stated already in other forums, a port closure includes east side. In the past, the port captain has either not been aware of...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 8:20 PM
  6. drrich2 liked lowwall's post in the thread Thoughts after my first time with Aldora.

    Notes on various comments above: As part of every dive briefing, the guide went over the boat name and Aldora's radio channel....

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  7. drrich2 liked ReefHound's post in the thread Thoughts after my first time with Aldora.

    Seems every op but Aldora manages to do it without divers being run over. The way it works is DM shoots smb and sends LOA buddy team up....

    Jan 20, 2020 at 8:10 PM
  8. drrich2 liked Dave Dillehay's post in the thread Thoughts after my first time with Aldora.

    Aldora DM only shares air when the lowest diver is at 1000 psi and it stays that way till they break off, which is usually when another...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 8:06 PM
  9. drrich2 liked ChuckP's post in the thread Thoughts after my first time with Aldora.

    Totally understandable, a new to a DM customer, you have no idea who is what. I was taught to ask air left at some set point in the...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 8:04 PM
  10. drrich2 liked cicopo's post in the thread Thoughts after my first time with Aldora.

    I don't know why some of you are worried about the shared air concept IF the diver still has at least the 500 thru 700 PSI agreed upon...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 8:00 PM
  11. drrich2 liked lowwall's post in the thread Thoughts after my first time with Aldora.

    They use two different tanks. You can tell which is which by the coating, one is a 1 or 2 lbs more negative. They also offer steel 100s...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 7:58 PM
  12. drrich2 liked Trailboss123's post in the thread All-inclusive (or almost) resorts?.

    Honestly, just my perspective: Bonaire, Vegan, Upscale and All-Inclusive COMBINED, is a huge oxy-moron and will be a real challenge. If...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 7:45 PM
  13. drrich2 replied to the thread Review - Sandals Grenada.

    My little crew, too, like to cruise. Jan. 2019 we joined the Scuba Board Surge event at Sunscapes Resort Curacao, an A.I. resort, for...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 5:55 PM
  14. drrich2 liked BalekFekete's post in the thread Review - Sandals Grenada.

    This was a test for us on two fronts. First, we have been predominately cruisers but wanted to try the all inclusive as a way of...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 5:48 PM
  15. drrich2 replied to the thread Review - Sandals Grenada.

    Glad to see your review; divers come to the table with a range of interests, so while a pampered romantic getaway with included diving...

    Jan 20, 2020 at 5:05 PM