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Wibble's Recent Activity

  1. Wibble liked rddvet's post in the thread Where to start?.

    but you also need context. Most of those people doing expedition are either exceptionally biased to side mount (Edd, Patrick, all the...

    Sep 19, 2021 at 11:45 AM
  2. Wibble liked Alekseolsen's post in the thread How effective are drysuits? I feel the cold!.

    Norwegian diver here, I have roughly the same cold tolerance as you describe, ie. I had to add a hood for Red Sea diving (Octrober by...

    Sep 15, 2021 at 6:13 PM
  3. Wibble replied to the thread How effective are drysuits? I feel the cold!.

    Most UK diving is in a drysuit. Good underclothes are essential and vary between 7 degrees in April and 19 degrees in September. You...

    Sep 15, 2021 at 5:49 PM
  4. Wibble replied to the thread How to assemble DSMB / spool with line swivel?.

    If you'd do us a favour and buy some and tell us if they work or not. I'll stand by my accusation of rampant theft of intellectual...

    Sep 14, 2021 at 11:45 AM
  5. Wibble replied to the thread How to assemble DSMB / spool with line swivel?.

    They look just like the Apeks ones. Always remember my first dive torch. Didn't work. The second one worked for two dives. Third one...

    Sep 14, 2021 at 11:42 AM
  6. Wibble replied to the thread How to assemble DSMB / spool with line swivel?.

    They'll copy and steal anyone's intellectual property. No scruples at all. And those would probably fall apart at the first outing -...

    Sep 14, 2021 at 10:50 AM
  7. Wibble replied to the thread A luggage system for carrying technical diving equipment on board.

    So what do you use to carry your technical diving equipment on board a boat?

    Sep 14, 2021 at 10:48 AM
  8. Wibble replied to the thread How to assemble DSMB / spool with line swivel?.

    That swivel is on an Apeks "very" expensive spool. Not sure the swivel works in reality. If you're after one on your home-made spool,...

    Sep 14, 2021 at 7:36 AM
  9. Wibble replied to the thread A luggage system for carrying technical diving equipment on board.

    Silly me for misinterpreting "carrying technical diving equipment on board"

    Sep 14, 2021 at 7:33 AM
  10. Wibble liked beester's post in the thread What do you wish was taught during your tec classes?.

    I can only answer for GUE (no experience with UTD or any other similar programs) and then not officially... I'm not an instructor. But...

    Sep 14, 2021 at 4:27 AM
  11. Wibble replied to the thread What do you wish was taught during your tec classes?.

    Using a pre-calculated plan, using something like MulitiDeco and then transferring it over to a slate is good for training where you...

    Sep 14, 2021 at 2:52 AM
  12. Wibble liked NothingClever's post in the thread Isobaric Counter Diffusion (ICD).

    To be clear, the above part was what I ‘liked’ in your post, not the stilted gas plan of the dive instructor you observed.

    Sep 14, 2021 at 2:39 AM
  13. Wibble liked jvogt's post in the thread Isobaric Counter Diffusion (ICD).

    10/70 on the bottom, 36% and 100% for deco. If memory serves me well, 15 minute bottom time. but I'm not sure. I only no the mixes as...

    Sep 14, 2021 at 2:38 AM
  14. Wibble replied to the thread A luggage system for carrying technical diving equipment on board.

    You won't be popular on an open dive boat where most won't allow cases like that. Want something like a caving tackle bag - Warmbac...

    Sep 14, 2021 at 2:32 AM
  15. Wibble liked kmarks's post in the thread DIR- Generic wing accessory and scubapro buckle.

    That notch on the buckle would make for a pretty ineffective and inconvenient bottle opener. The best I've been able to find, supposedly...

    Sep 14, 2021 at 1:50 AM