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how many pairs of fins do you own?

Discussion in 'Fins, Masks and Snorkels' started by captain.tuna, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. Imla

    Imla Divemaster

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Oslo, Norway
    Just because crazy trønders use pink dishwashing gloves doesn't really mean it looks nice.
    My lovely blue camo jets were cheap, they were offered to me in a case of dire need: read cave awaits... fin broken. Per now the cover the "can you pass me my fins? Yes... the ugly blue ones...)
    Do I strike you as "pink"?
  2. Storker

    Storker ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: close to a Hell which occasionally freezes over
    Did I ever say it looked nice? Cool, sure. Not worried about innuendos, sure. Nice? No.

    Me, I use Showa gloves on a ring system. They're orange and used to complement the orange piping on my Waterproof suit rather nicely. With my current Ursuit, not so much. Oh well.
    crzyfish and chillyinCanada like this.
  3. chillyinCanada

    chillyinCanada ScubaBoard Supporter Staff Member ScubaBoard Supporter

    "I came to dive, not to be in a fashion show" chillyinCanada 20 years ago

    "To each their own" said someone smart a long time ago
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  4. crzyfish

    crzyfish Nassau Grouper

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: SF Bay Area
    They're pretty good. I used them for my dives in Roatan, Cozumel, Costa Maya, and Cabo San Lucas. Very lightweight. Short enough to stow in my luggage. Not as powerful as my Force Fins. When I travel, I bring my FF Adjustable bc they're compact. If you're used to wearing the Avanti Quattros, you'll notice the difference with the F2. Frogkicks are easy and so is maneuvering.
  5. rabe

    rabe Manta Ray

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Brisbane
    1 pair: I have only 2 feet.
  6. crzyfish

    crzyfish Nassau Grouper

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: SF Bay Area
    Orange Showa gloves would be great to attract the Garibaldis in Catalina. My FF's are Blue, Red, and Black; Avanti Quattro are Yellow. I saw that the OMS Slipstreams come in Orange. I might have to sell my blacks one.
  7. martincohn

    martincohn Solo Diver

    # of Dives: I just don't log dives
    Location: USA
    2 1/2 pairs of fins.

    2 pair of Deep 6 Eddys. 1 for wet, 1 for dry (needed extra room for boots)

    1/2 pair of OMS Slipstreams. Gulf of Mexico ate the other one in the surf one day. Neptune was hungry that day...
  8. Daebado

    Daebado Barracuda

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Kansas
    Ok, now it's officially 4. My Eddy's showed up yesterday!! :bounce:
  9. Resqdivemedic

    Resqdivemedic Public Safety Diver

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: chepachet, RI USA
    1 pair Scubapro Jet Fins
    1 pair HOG Tech 2 ( just got them and impressed after using on 2 dives)
  10. Scubacody

    Scubacody Angel Fish

    # of Dives: I'm a Fish!
    Location: Las vegas
    How many i own 6, how many my wife thinks I own 2.

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