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RayfromTX's Recent Activity

  1. RayfromTX liked lowwall's post in the thread Why are jacket style BCD's the most common??.

    The answer to the original question is: Scubapro. The big S essentially built the retail dive industry as is existed in the late 60s...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 6:38 AM
  2. RayfromTX liked loosenit2's post in the thread Why are jacket style BCD's the most common??.

    Put on jacket style bcd pull a few straps, takes about 30 seconds, yes much faster. And a diver can do it with little to no assistance....

    Nov 20, 2019 at 6:33 AM
  3. RayfromTX liked loosenit2's post in the thread Why are jacket style BCD's the most common??.

    Why can we not just acknowledge that shops use jacket style BCD’s for training and rental fleets because they are more easily adjusted?...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 6:33 AM
  4. RayfromTX liked Jay's post in the thread Fire on safari boat Suzana in Egypt (Red Sea Aggressor).

    Thanks @gddiver for sharing. It's astonishing that the mattress blocking the fire exit was still a problem weeks after it was noticed...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 6:07 AM
  5. RayfromTX liked gddiver's post in the thread Fire on safari boat Suzana in Egypt (Red Sea Aggressor).

    I signed up on ScubaBoard about a week ago just to comment on this tragedy. I struggled with just what to say and by the time I figured...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 6:02 AM
  6. RayfromTX liked BRT's post in the thread Nitrox - Is it "worth it"?.

    Why is that? Better offgassing on the ascent?

    Nov 19, 2019 at 8:13 AM
  7. RayfromTX liked scubadada's post in the thread Nitrox - Is it "worth it"?.

    I ran a few profiles on air, 32%, and 36%, essentially up to NDL. You are correct, the nitrogen loading at the surface is highest for...

    Nov 19, 2019 at 8:13 AM
  8. RayfromTX liked Divectionist's post in the thread Bloody dive shops....

    This entirely depends on where you are in the world. Since you are in the US, it's a fair statement, but not so much in Asia.

    Nov 19, 2019 at 7:34 AM