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by oregondiver
Sun Feb 23, 2014 5:08 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade Dive Gear
Topic: wanted: dss back plate and smallish wing
Replies: 2
Views: 533

Re: wanted: dss back plate and smallish wing

Thanks for the reply. I can get a new DSS rig for much less than that...I am looking for something inexpensive for the pool
Good luck though.
by oregondiver
Sun Feb 02, 2014 8:06 pm
Forum: Gear Central (Recreational)
Topic: Need a womans perspective
Replies: 42
Views: 3424

Re: Need a womans perspective

I had a great funny reply crafted and then computer shut down. So now you get one that is slightly more boring. I dove a womans cut BC my first 7 years and then at a club dive, Grateful diver offered to help me try out a bp/w BC. So he loaned me one and then I had to get one. very comfy. lots of roo...
by oregondiver
Fri Jan 31, 2014 7:06 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade Dive Gear
Topic: wanted: dss back plate and smallish wing
Replies: 2
Views: 533

wanted: dss back plate and smallish wing

I am looking for a rig to use in a pool and want to be able to interchange parts with my ccurrent rig...so thought I would see if I could get something similar without paying new prices (and relegate my old rig to the pool). I would also be open to an inexpensive bp/w set up of a different brand. Th...
by oregondiver
Sat Nov 09, 2013 7:38 am
Forum: Dive Travel - Planning and Adventure
Topic: Any Interest in a NWDC Dive Travel Trip?
Replies: 13
Views: 3253

Re: Any Interest in a NWDC Dive Travel Trip?

As a side note..it may be easier to try to corral folks (for the first nwdc groups event) for a channel isnalnds trip or coz or Florida before going on a longer or harder to reach location (it phillipines/t.Belize). We would be down for a shorter trip end of next year possibly
by oregondiver
Sat Nov 09, 2013 7:32 am
Forum: Dive Travel - Planning and Adventure
Topic: Any Interest in a NWDC Dive Travel Trip?
Replies: 13
Views: 3253

Re: Any Interest in a NWDC Dive Travel Trip?

Most of 2014 is booked so for a longer trip (aka Atlantis) we would need longer period to budget $$ We are in roatan at cocoview in April 2014. Belize could be doable..but I would love to join Atlantis if booked out far enough. My recommendation request is please plan a winter/spring trip when it is...
by oregondiver
Sun Oct 20, 2013 7:15 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Belated pictures from Redondo club dive
Replies: 2
Views: 549

Belated pictures from Redondo club dive

OK, so I take horrible pictures underwater...and as I got ready to pack for vacation where I will take equally bad photos next week..I realized I still had these photos from our club dive. On land photos from the torrential dounpour :partyman:
by oregondiver
Fri Oct 11, 2013 12:33 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade Dive Gear
Topic: Bare Hi Loft 2XL drysuit undergarment, used 1x
Replies: 0
Views: 260

Bare Hi Loft 2XL drysuit undergarment, used 1x

We have a Bare Hi Loft mens drsyuit undergarment for sale. Called "polarwear extreme". Whatever it is called...it was the warmest drysuit undergarment we could find when we were buying it. It was used once last october. We have other drysuit undergarments we prefer to use (I have a weezle ...
by oregondiver
Fri Oct 11, 2013 12:11 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade Dive Gear
Topic: WTB: Soft Lead Weights
Replies: 4
Views: 675

Re: WTB: Soft Lead Weights

I have 2 5's and 2 3's that are the neoprene seasoft bags. They look exactly like the middle 3's in this pictures. They dont' say "seasfoft or seabag" on them. Just the pounds. 16#'s for $25. I live in Tacoma though...actually we call it Federoma (throw ball across golf course and you are ...
by oregondiver
Tue Oct 01, 2013 7:47 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Redondo Club Dive 9/28/13
Replies: 20
Views: 1474

Re: Redondo Club Dive 9/28/13

Epic photos. Thanks for sharing!!!
by oregondiver
Sun Sep 29, 2013 8:23 am
Forum: Gear Central (Recreational)
Topic: Long hose question.
Replies: 8
Views: 1296

Re: Long hose question.

Very good question...my seacure mouth piece has been sitting on the counter so I could remember to ask this q before mounting it. Double thanks for the replies folks!
by oregondiver
Sun Sep 29, 2013 8:09 am
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Wetsuit help
Replies: 9
Views: 1511

Re: Wetsuit help

We gave made 3 trips to Bonaire (with second trip to curacao in a month) so here is my feedback.. I typically get cold. My husband does not. Year 1 we brought 1/2 shorty and I think 2/3 long. Did 21 dives over 6 days. Used each wetsuit 1-2 times to see what it was like. The rest was swim suits and o...
by oregondiver
Sat Sep 28, 2013 7:41 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Club dive MOVED TO REDONDO! September 28th, 2013!
Replies: 54
Views: 5681

Re: Club dive MOVED TO REDONDO! September 28th, 2013!

I had a great time too! Thanks p-pants for being such a hostess with the mostess. It was a great pleasure meeting everyone else as well!
by oregondiver
Mon Jul 29, 2013 3:24 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Dive-log pages?
Replies: 4
Views: 742

Dive-log pages?

Since we just moved closer to the Sound (4 minutes?)....I want to start logging my dives again. I remember reading in the past links to divelog pages (half pages, two copies per full sheet of paper) that others have developed/posted but I can't find them. A search found a thread from early/mid 2012 ...
by oregondiver
Thu Dec 13, 2012 7:01 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Need a place to stay/rent in Seattle area in Jan...
Replies: 3
Views: 710

Re: Need a place to stay/rent in Seattle area in Jan...

Hey Bob! Thanks for the offer. I have a few options closer to Seattle....so thanks anyway (super sweet/generous of you!)
by oregondiver
Wed Dec 05, 2012 8:57 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Need a place to stay/rent in Seattle area in Jan...
Replies: 3
Views: 710

Need a place to stay/rent in Seattle area in Jan...

I will be in Seattle in January for about 3 weeks. Does anyone have a bedroom for rent for a short period or know of someone who may? Tentative dates are Jan 1-18 or Jan 6-25. Non-smoking. Diver friendly is plus...just in case I can get out an dive in the evening once or twice. I will be gone from 6...
by oregondiver
Mon Sep 17, 2012 3:08 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Ultraviolet Night Diving
Replies: 39
Views: 7979

Re: Ultraviolet Night Diving

I have a UV dive light on my xmas list. Scuba board has this incredible guy named Lars B (or just plain ole Lars?) who can go all technical and awesome at teh drop of a penny. So if you ask HIM questions...be prepared for an answer. Anyway, there are serveral options (sounds like H20Doc is the man t...
by oregondiver
Mon Sep 17, 2012 2:44 pm
Forum: Dive Travel - Planning and Adventure
Topic: Going to Bonaire
Replies: 10
Views: 2207

Re: Going to Bonaire

BASSMAN wrote:Did 27 dives in 6 days this year, at Bonaire :supz:


Nice...we only did 22~! :eric:
by oregondiver
Mon Sep 17, 2012 2:41 pm
Forum: Dive Travel - Planning and Adventure
Topic: Ultimate dive destination?
Replies: 3
Views: 1467

Re: Ultimate dive destination?

Talk costs....and then we will review :)
by oregondiver
Sun Sep 18, 2011 8:35 am
Forum: Dive Travel - Planning and Adventure
Topic: Catalina Island or any boat dives from Long Beach,CA
Replies: 5
Views: 2032

Re: Catalina Island or any boat dives from Long Beach,CA

Jim and I have dove the magician out of long beach and really love it. Excellent crew and captain (jerry). Fridays they have open boat specials for I think it was $95 for a 3 tank trip. Get on their fb or email list and they occasionally have $125 specials o weekend if they aren't full. Good luck an...
by oregondiver
Mon Jun 27, 2011 10:28 am
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Life of a Drysuit
Replies: 36
Views: 3693

Re: Life of a Drysuit

I have a whites trilam from 1997. I didn't dive for about 5 years so it just sat without use. But it has about 250 dives on it. Had zipper replaced about 200 dives in. And then started leaking... Ron at Hoodsport n dive is a sweetheart. He would take it in, repair it. Hand it back. I would finish my...
by oregondiver
Tue Apr 05, 2011 7:14 am
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: dive expo
Replies: 42
Views: 3420

Re: dive expo

We are going to drive the 120 miles to get there each way and it is worth it. Last year, we went drysuit shopping (myself and another diver) and we put all the shop owners through their paces, comparison shopped and then bought suits for screamin deals. Bought a tank (great deal)....can't remember w...
by oregondiver
Thu Mar 31, 2011 2:04 pm
Forum: Dive Travel - Planning and Adventure
Topic: Bonaire in December?
Replies: 4
Views: 1155

Bonaire in December?

Anyone been there in December? We want to go in February again....but hmm....I can use our airline miles if we go in December ( hmm...1 airline ticket instead of paying for 2?) Or I could be be smokin suptin and should stick to telling tall tales instead. Seems it rains a bit more, ergo more mosquit...
by oregondiver
Thu Mar 24, 2011 3:18 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Octopus Hole 3/26
Replies: 11
Views: 921

Re: Octopus Hole 3/26

I am diving Sund or Octo on Saturday...we are just waiting to see if FunkyDiver can make it (if his back is well enough).

Will shoot you a PM if it looks like Octo is a winner.
Shell
by oregondiver
Wed Mar 16, 2011 7:03 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Call for volunteers -- NWDC booth at Expo
Replies: 21
Views: 1190

Re: Call for volunteers -- NWDC booth at Expo

Kelly,
Funk n Funk will take either 1-2 or 3-4 on Saturday. Gotta check with the other Funk to see which one works best....
You know we are only doing it for the free toy you promised us!
by oregondiver
Fri Mar 11, 2011 1:55 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: The 'donde on Saturday?
Replies: 5
Views: 523

Re: The 'donde on Saturday?

Just talked to my husband and he is going to try out the Whites suits as well....so I will call Blake to reserve his spot. Be great to meet you Ron. We will be in blue subaru outback (or my red subaru outback)...arriving around 9ish.
SHell