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by BUZO71
Thu Jan 10, 2008 5:27 pm
Forum: Diving Education (Recreational)
Topic: Bob Bailey's Gas Management Seminar
Replies: 29
Views: 3336

I have to work until 5pm #-o When's the next class?
by BUZO71
Wed Jan 09, 2008 5:37 pm
Forum: Diving Education (Recreational)
Topic: Bob Bailey's Gas Management Seminar
Replies: 29
Views: 3336

I'm gonna try and make it.... anyone from the PDX area heading up? I just need to get the day off early....
by BUZO71
Wed Nov 07, 2007 5:44 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade Dive Gear
Topic: AL80 FS, in Ballard
Replies: 5
Views: 466

So, did you get a response? :bounce:
by BUZO71
Mon Nov 05, 2007 6:44 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade Dive Gear
Topic: Looking for a good Compass
Replies: 17
Views: 738

Sparky, I got it for ya.... maybe we can hook up this weekend????? :partyman:
by BUZO71
Mon Nov 05, 2007 6:43 pm
Forum: Gear Central (Recreational)
Topic: THAT"S IT!!! new tank time
Replies: 30
Views: 1819

thanks for all the great replies.... I think I will look into getting soemthing a bit bigger.... then clean it later for nitrox.....
by BUZO71
Sat Nov 03, 2007 7:54 pm
Forum: Gear Central (Recreational)
Topic: THAT"S IT!!! new tank time
Replies: 30
Views: 1819

119s rule I want to get two more i have two now and 2 Al 80s so in the mean time Buz if you and I hook for a dive I can bring the air Sparky That's a very generous offer and I may just take you up on that. I'd really like to try them out before I buy..... It might give me a better idea of what I ne...
by BUZO71
Sat Nov 03, 2007 5:32 pm
Forum: Gear Central (Recreational)
Topic: THAT"S IT!!! new tank time
Replies: 30
Views: 1819

As long as you do most of your diving in "civilization" where you have access to good high pressure fills get the largest HP tank you can carry "comfortably". I love my HP 100's, but I wish I had bought 130's. I agree with that but I gues my hangup has been, do I wait for nitrox...
by BUZO71
Sat Nov 03, 2007 5:19 pm
Forum: Gear Central (Recreational)
Topic: THAT"S IT!!! new tank time
Replies: 30
Views: 1819

THAT"S IT!!! new tank time

You know, I don't know how many times this has happened to me. Saturday evening I have the opportunity to dive and the time to dive but, no tank. :dontknow: #-o The shops are closed now so no chances of getting a rental... :angryfire: I'm buying a tank..... I'm thinking a steel 119 or there abouts... any thoughts?
by BUZO71
Sat Nov 03, 2007 3:09 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Astoria diving
Replies: 1
Views: 400

Astoria diving

Has anyone been diving Astoria regularly? I would like to start diving the area but not too many people know much about it :book: .... any help? Sparky?
by BUZO71
Thu Nov 01, 2007 7:29 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Best time to go to Kona?
Replies: 10
Views: 793

Best time to go to Kona?

Does anyone have experience in traveling to Hawaii?I wanna take the family this next year :supz: and was wondering about the best, er, cheapest time to go :book:
by BUZO71
Sat Oct 27, 2007 12:37 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Dive Store Owner is a #$#***##$!
Replies: 54
Views: 7891

Just My thoughts People... Freedom of speach Here Just be careful. I stated my opinions on this board about Smokey Point and have now been permanently banned from the shop. No air fills; no nothing. I told them this was a public forum and I was expressing my concerns about their shop. His response:...
by BUZO71
Sat Oct 27, 2007 12:25 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Is anyone diving today?
Replies: 10
Views: 951

anyone diving tomorrow? Sunday, that is....
by BUZO71
Sat Oct 27, 2007 11:47 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Dive Store Owner is a #$#***##$!
Replies: 54
Views: 7891

Just My thoughts People... Freedom of speach Here Just be careful. I stated my opinions on this board about Smokey Point and have now been permanently banned from the shop. No air fills; no nothing. I told them this was a public forum and I was expressing my concerns about their shop. His response:...
by BUZO71
Thu Oct 25, 2007 5:44 pm
Forum: Gear Central (Recreational)
Topic: drysuit advice needed
Replies: 31
Views: 1186

I got my BARE a few months ago and love it. I purchased from DIVETANK.COM and they got me a great deal... take a look...
by BUZO71
Thu Oct 25, 2007 5:25 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: NWDC winter HC trip.
Replies: 25
Views: 2248

[quote="Sounder"]The weekend camping thing is a lot of fun. Even if you can't camp, coming out for the day is fun and the big dinner is always a good time... usually followed by a late-night dive or two!! I think I packed 7 dives into one day on the last trip... it was a long day, but a go...
by BUZO71
Sun Oct 21, 2007 6:56 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: NWDC winter HC trip.
Replies: 25
Views: 2248

Ohhh so HC is Hood Canal.... ok, got it...
by BUZO71
Sun Oct 21, 2007 4:59 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: NWDC winter HC trip.
Replies: 25
Views: 2248

Where are we looking at? Are they close or are we talking flights and such?
by BUZO71
Tue Oct 02, 2007 4:37 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: GI Bill to pay for instructor rating
Replies: 10
Views: 1118

copy that, thanks for all the replies..... Yeah, I'd like to use some of the remaining monies for my diving but doesn't sound like it will work for that... :angryfire:
by BUZO71
Mon Oct 01, 2007 6:52 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: GI Bill to pay for instructor rating
Replies: 10
Views: 1118

GI Bill to pay for instructor rating

Has anyone heard of a dive shop that has had the VA approve its instructor course for the GI Bill? I'm interested in using my GI Bill to do just that... any help would be appreciated
by BUZO71
Mon Sep 24, 2007 7:08 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Astoria SCUBA
Replies: 18
Views: 2538

Its a little depressing that we don't really have any dive shops on the coast... In fact, we have more dive shops in the valley than the coast..... what's up with that????
by BUZO71
Sun Sep 23, 2007 6:10 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Dive for the Cure Oct 5 - 7
Replies: 9
Views: 1158

When did you need help? All three days? I might be able to help like saturday or sunday... I'd be coming from Oregon though....
by BUZO71
Sun Sep 23, 2007 5:45 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Astoria SCUBA
Replies: 18
Views: 2538

Astoria SCUBA

Has anyone been here yet? I just happened to have found it while surfing the web and was wondering....
by BUZO71
Sun Sep 23, 2007 10:03 am
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: North Coast Oregon dive spots
Replies: 1
Views: 406

North Coast Oregon dive spots

Are there any salt water dive sites in the Garibaldi/Tillamook area worth seeing?
by BUZO71
Sun Sep 23, 2007 10:00 am
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Anyone interested in a Barview Dive on 9/22????
Replies: 12
Views: 1047

ended up north of Garibaldi yesterday..... I didn't see your post until today Sparky or we probably would have met ya. Was the vis any beter at the ramp? It was terrible where we were. We did two dives there.
by BUZO71
Fri Sep 21, 2007 6:53 am
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: Anyone interested in a Barview Dive on 9/22????
Replies: 12
Views: 1047

OK, so far, three for barview... anyone else? We are going to show at about 9am for a couple of dives....