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tbone1004's Recent Activity

  1. tbone1004 replied to the thread Powder coating lead weights.

    I may have said it was a good idea at one point, but I usually try to avoid lead at all cost when diving, but if I do use it, most of my...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 2:21 PM
  2. tbone1004 replied to the thread Why Was Support Dropped? Why No Response?.

    @SkydivingNerd basically echoing @runsongas the first stage is shared with other models and was very successful and is still supported....

    Jul 17, 2019 at 2:07 PM
  3. tbone1004 replied to the thread Powder coating lead weights.

    @ams511 not me, I try to avoid working with molten lead, it seems like a bad idea....

    Jul 17, 2019 at 1:42 PM
  4. tbone1004 replied to the thread Stiffness in 2nd stage adjustments, normal?.

    @aviator8 where in Georgia are you? Deep6 is just south of Atlanta if it's not too inconvenient. I'm sure you could schedule some time...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 8:04 AM
  5. tbone1004 replied to the thread Seeking central FL dive shop recommendations for equipment service & repair.

    get in touch with @The Chairman he can service those in his sleep and show you how and why etc

    Jul 16, 2019 at 1:58 PM
  6. tbone1004 replied to the thread Stiffness in 2nd stage adjustments, normal?.

    I wouldn't use christolube in those threads. A bit of dow 111, but the big one is that during rinsing and soaking immediately after the...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 10:39 AM
  7. tbone1004 liked JohnnyC's post in the thread Light shootout.

    Planning on doing a simple comparison between some lights. No run times, no quoted lumen output, etc. Just a photo of each at the same...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 9:25 AM
  8. tbone1004 liked iain/hsm's post in the thread DIY Compressor Filter and Dryer designs.

    Mani. Never too late really, no problem. As a cheap trick in a nut shell its about making space in a fixed length cartridge for a very...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 4:55 PM
  9. tbone1004 replied to the thread Seeking central FL dive shop recommendations for equipment service & repair.

    what kind of regulators do you have as that's going to determine who to go to. Regulators get serviced when the IP is creeping or...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 11:03 AM
  10. tbone1004 replied to the thread Backward kick and cramps.

    hydrate, eat properly, stretch, etc. The same things that prevent cramps in everything else.... Sorry

    Jul 15, 2019 at 9:51 AM
  11. tbone1004 liked Jim Reece's post in the thread $275 DIY Hookah System w/2 Lines.

    After reading posts on this forum I became interested in a DIY Hookah system. I became a certified SCUBA diver in 1981, but have not...

    1.jpg 2.jpg Jul 14, 2019 at 4:50 PM
  12. tbone1004 replied to the thread $50 Harbor Freight hookah system testing.

    @DanaHunt yes it will work. If diving in salt water you'll probably want to make your own. Brownie's uses 5/16" ID 300psi hose with...

    Jul 11, 2019