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Changing dive op attitudes to "solo"

Discussion in 'Solo Divers' started by uncfnp, Feb 4, 2015.

  1. Texasguy

    Texasguy Solo Diver

    # of Dives: I just don't log dives
    Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
    DMs were a bunch of pussies in my case. :wink:

    PS: Mia was cool, though, boy, she could laugh...
  2. george_austin

    george_austin Manta Ray

    # of Dives: 5,000 - ∞
    Location: Los Angeles,CA. Alcoi, Espana, Los Barilles, Baja
    In Southern California: Boats? yes, all of them. If you can't dive solo, you might not be the best "buddy diver" either - I guess the theory goes - plus we have a ton of shutterbugs and once in a while hunters.
    Now the beach diving is another story, I wouldn't try it around most lifeguards during the summer - litigious California liability concerns and what not. . . if I need a solo dive during the summer in So. California, particularly Laguna Beach, I wait until the lifeguards go home - so that means night diving, which is very cool too if the conditions are a go. (smallish surf, decent vis - etc)
  3. Pyramid65

    Pyramid65 Solo Diver

    My last dives on a charter in Jersey were Solo...I've been on that particular boat several times though...I was ready at the tuna door before the line was fully set, as soon as it was I jumped in and went down, got back on the boat an hr later with no beefs so I did the same for the second dive....The first time I was on that boat last summer the Captain thought I was diving for yrs when in fact that was my first time on a charter boat and around my 15th dive

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