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Claire Cole replied to the topic I Found CO in Tanks. in the forum Health & Safety

At 6-7ppm I wouldn t have dove with them, but at 3-4 I would have, if you re a smoker you re going to have more than that in your body anyway. I m not a stickler for 0 ppm … Continue reading

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Claire Cole replied to the topic Dual Bladder in the forum Gear

You might want to check with your instructor before buying any gear. The last tech class I took I had to remove the boots off my tanks, swap out my SPG s because they had boots on them and another … Continue reading

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Claire Cole started the topic SCR vs. CCR in the forum Rebreather Diving

CCR maximum operating depth is not limited by oxygen partial pressure, it s limited only by the narcotic potency of your diluent gas. SCR depth is limited by diluent AND oxygen partial pressure (which is in turn dictated by the … Continue reading

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Claire Cole started the topic BP/W Weight Question in the forum Health & Safety

CCR maximum operating depth is not limited by oxygen partial pressure, it s limited only by the narcotic potency of your diluent gas. SCR depth is limited by diluent AND oxygen partial pressure (which is in turn dictated by the … Continue reading

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Claire Cole replied to the topic What is the ideal buoyancy situation for free diving? in the forum Freediving

I like to run neutral at maybe 25 give or take a bit, wintertime diving a 7mm full suit takes more weight than the 4 / 3 I like it in the summertime. The weight you use will vary depending … Continue reading

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Claire Cole started the topic Blocked Ear After First Dive on Holiday in the forum Health & Safety

If your ear clears at the surface, then it should clear at depth. If it won t, don t dive or risk injury. When time is short, I suggest a nasal spray to open things up. Ear-beer (50/50 alcohol and … Continue reading

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Claire Cole started the topic Are You A Good Diver? How do you know? in the forum Education

Many people go around under the impression that they are good divers, with the knowledge and the skills to prove it. But how do they really know? How do you know? What factors do you see in others and/or yourself … Continue reading

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