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by Tom Nic
Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: BC cave diving
Replies: 2
Views: 123

Re: BC cave diving

Fascinating. And cool as heck...

What can you tell us about the geology of the cave and its possible formation?
by Tom Nic
Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Three tree and tides
Replies: 6
Views: 244

Re: Three tree and tides

Tides are not super critical at TTN in terms of timing slack, however on large exchange days the current can move pretty good. I've done dives where the current was super annoying and was a factor affecting the dive but not enough to end it, but ymmv. If I was super uncomfortable in some current I'd...
by Tom Nic
Thu Jul 04, 2019 4:44 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: ID?
Replies: 4
Views: 198

Re: ID?

Yup.
by Tom Nic
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade Dive Gear
Topic: 2 HP130s for Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 312

Re: 2 HP130s for Sale

Magoi wrote:I have 2 Worthington HP130s for sale. The tanks have never been tumbled. Pro valves, but one is missing the insert. Both are Nitrox clean, with Hydro and VIP completed in June 2019. $300 each.


PM Sent
by Tom Nic
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Disappearing to the midwest
Replies: 4
Views: 336

Re: Disappearing to the midwest

All the best! Sounds like quite the adventure ahead!
by Tom Nic
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday YellowEye!
Replies: 1
Views: 230

Re: Happy Birthday YellowEye!

:bday: :bday: :bday: Happy birthday Sir!
by Tom Nic
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Seattle area shore dives some guidance or suggestions
Replies: 8
Views: 610

Re: Seattle area shore dives some guidance or suggestions

Saltwater State Park - fabulous, fish rich, and visually stunning.

800 yard surface swim. :eek: :eek: :eek:
by Tom Nic
Thu Jun 06, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday ScubaJess!!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 543

Re: Happy Birthday ScubaJess!!!!

Happy birthday Jess!
by Tom Nic
Sat May 18, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: New reef idea for Redondo!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Re: New reef idea for Redondo!!!

Perfect!
by Tom Nic
Sun May 12, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: China .....
Replies: 4
Views: 298

Re: China .....

PapaZ wrote:Reef survey submitted this evening.


Awesome! So exciting!
by Tom Nic
Sun May 12, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: China .....
Replies: 4
Views: 298

Re: China .....

This is really an incredible find!! Imagine if Chinas started showing up in the Hood!

Please do a quick survey on reef.org to document this. Message me for the how to's. Simple, free, and worth it.

Congratulations!
by Tom Nic
Fri May 03, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Underwater Imaging - Photography & Video
Topic: Bonaire: Flounder 'N Crab
Replies: 3
Views: 610

Re: Bonaire: Flounder 'N Crab

Fun video! Thanks!

Interesting crab as well - one I've never seen in Bonaire even after a dozen trips.
by Tom Nic
Fri May 03, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Viz Reports Thread
Replies: 3094
Views: 278926

Re: Viz Reports Thread

YellowEye wrote:Awful viz at Redondo last night. <2' until 45', then it opened a bit, maybe a hazy 5'


:eek: Welcome Spring! :eek:
by Tom Nic
Sun Apr 07, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Redondo Beach Cleanup dive Sat 4/06/2019
Replies: 6
Views: 348

Re: Redondo Beach Cleanup dive Sat 4/06/2019, meet @ 10:30 am

What a great dive day!! Way to go guys!
by Tom Nic
Fri Apr 05, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: ThThTh 4/4 Hopefully Pink Tritonia Edition
Replies: 14
Views: 855

Re: ThThTh 4/4 Hopefully Pink Tritonia Edition

ScubaJess wrote:Thanks for the Tips Tom, we found them! :)

Hopefully we can see you at at ThThTh soon!


Hurray!

My diving has been practically non-existent. Maybe by the return of Summer viz!
by Tom Nic
Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: ThThTh 4/4 Hopefully Pink Tritonia Edition
Replies: 14
Views: 855

Re: ThThTh 4/4 Hopefully Pink Tritonia Edition

Head out to the bug and rock "wall". Start there and search north 45 to 35 few. Found over a dozen, starting out that direction. Tons of large nudies of 4 or 5 varieties hanging out with the sea pens. Wish I could be there.... :-( Just out of curiosity, I know where the bug is, but I am n...
by Tom Nic
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: ThThTh 4/4 Hopefully Pink Tritonia Edition
Replies: 14
Views: 855

Re: ThThTh 4/4 Hopefully Pink Tritonia Edition

I updated the title of this edition to reflect Tom Nic's recent Pink Tritonia findings at Redondo! Head out to the bug and rock "wall". Start there and search north 45 to 35 few. Found over a dozen, starting out that direction. Tons of large nudies of 4 or 5 varieties hanging out with the...
by Tom Nic
Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Campbell River Adventures
Replies: 9
Views: 695

Re: Campbell River Adventures

Fabulous report and pics as usual!
by Tom Nic
Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:27 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Viz Reports Thread
Replies: 3094
Views: 278926

Re: Viz Reports Thread

Redondo April 2nd was 20 to 30' depending... really nice and really happy that the Spring algae bloom has not started!
by Tom Nic
Mon Apr 01, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Point Hudson Adventure
Replies: 2
Views: 287

Re: Point Hudson Adventure

Nice!
by Tom Nic
Sun Mar 31, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Cuteness overload!
Replies: 9
Views: 622

Re: Cuteness overload!

H20doctor wrote:
Tangfish wrote:
Tom Nic wrote:Love this so much!!


BOULDER ALLEY!!!


Tahsis ! Mozino


Now you guys are just being mean...
by Tom Nic
Sun Mar 31, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Cuteness overload!
Replies: 9
Views: 622

Re: Cuteness overload!

Love this so much!!
by Tom Nic
Sun Mar 24, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: ThThTh 3/21 Dive & BBQ report
Replies: 10
Views: 706

Re: ThThTh 3/21 Dive & BBQ report

Those salmon are an awesome capture!

...and from my experience, anyway, pretty rare to be seen by divers!
by Tom Nic
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The Bottle Thread
Replies: 197
Views: 50973

Re: The Bottle Thread

So cool! I miss Sitka diving!
by Tom Nic
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Another Kona Trip Report
Replies: 5
Views: 425

Re: Another Kona Trip Report

Great, detailed report! Thank you!