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Pony bottle vs. Spare Air?

Discussion in 'New Divers and Those Considering Diving' started by Pirate Dave, Jan 9, 2008.

  1. mkutyna

    mkutyna NAUI Instructor

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: FL
    Do you have those pony bottles strapped directly to you while you're in the helicopter? Seems uncomforable to me.
  2. Lowrider Steve

    Lowrider Steve Angel Fish

    # of Dives: 50 - 99
    Location: Springfield, MO
    I have said this before...

    What diving I've done, I see 98 percent of the divers out there without a bailout bottle of any kind. I would rather have 15 - 20 breaths (pony) than 2 or 3 breaths (SA), but I would take 2 or 3 over none at all.
  3. Bob Vincent

    Bob Vincent Master Instructor

    # of Dives: I'm a Fish!
    Location: St. Louis Missouri / Diver's Paradise NOT!
    It's very easy PONY

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