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    waiting to see if I get one. I came around a...

    waiting to see if I get one. I came around a corner on a 50mph road with a solid white line and oncoming traffic to find two cyclists with gopros riding slowly side by side. No time to come to a...
  2. Thread: Dry suits

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    My DUI has started to leak and gone a bit tight....

    My DUI has started to leak and gone a bit tight. But otherwise a great suit but last I checked they make Santi look cheap. I specced up my cf200 and it’s now £3800 for a standard size large! They’re...
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    Dry suits

    I’m in the market for a new suit. So what to get?

    Otter appear to have lost the plot. Shit neoprene seals that are perished in less than a year, shoddy work, socks that leak, inability to read an...
  4. Thread: Stromness pubs

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    was Stromness ever normal? I believe flatties...

    was Stromness ever normal?

    I believe flatties is no more. Ferry and royal owned by the same person so zero competition and the food quality and value has continually gone downhill over the last...
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    This Order restricts the number of specified...

    This Order restricts the number of specified species of shellfish that an unlicensed fishing boat can take per day from the Scottish zone.

    Article 2 defines the terms “day” and “unlicensed fishing...
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    120 scallops? at the allowable 6 scallops per...

    120 scallops? at the allowable 6 scallops per vessel per day that was a long trip to collect them.
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    In which case the skipper is going way beyond...

    In which case the skipper is going way beyond being a taxi driver and providing a means of safe transport to and from the dive site. He/She is now deciding who is and who isn't fit to dive and...
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    https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/docs/default-source/...

    https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/docs/default-source/cos-general-docs/pdf-docs-for-opinions/2022csih25.pdf

    seems a lot more sensible than the previous judgement
  9. Thread: JJ costs

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    just laughed reading your list. It's not a hard...

    just laughed reading your list. It's not a hard one to come up with is it?

    I had an AP unit and did the following mods:

    - replaced the head with a deep pursuit. no more rats nest and handsets...
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    Old oil tank full of vapour and showers of...

    Old oil tank full of vapour and showers of sparks. What could possibly go wrong?

    Make sure it's clean inside and vapour free before hitting it with a grinder, and if you do cut it up an oxy...
  11. Thread: Weezle compact

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    I have a compact. It's OK under a neoprene suit...

    I have a compact. It's OK under a neoprene suit or in warm water. It's definitely not warm enough for under a membrane in the UK
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    interestingly I had a double screw up with an AP...

    interestingly I had a double screw up with an AP BOV a couple of weeks ago. I discovered that if you have the AP gagstrap fitted and pull the BOV below your chin when bailing off, the BOV can open...
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    double post

    double post
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    yes, last quote I got was for a minimum order of...

    yes, last quote I got was for a minimum order of 10 cards @ £8.75 each.
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    Malin head / West of Scotland

    We have an upcoming two week trip on Clasina to dive wrecks and sites from the Minch to Malin Head and beyond depending on the weather, joining and leaving the boat in Oban.

    Diving will be driven...
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    The short version is it's visual humidity...

    The short version is it's visual humidity indicator where a card changes colour to indicate that the relative humidity of the filtered air has increased and your filter is no longer removing...
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    before or after getting in the water?

    before or after getting in the water?
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    personally I thought the LRA was a stupid idea...

    personally I thought the LRA was a stupid idea and has had exactly the opposite effect to what was intended. Having a written act just allowed the rich to get court orders to keep the plebs away from...
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    The ‘wild camping’ by parking in a lay-by has got...

    The ‘wild camping’ by parking in a lay-by has got beyond a joke. Every lay-by in the highlands and west coast seems to be treated as someone’s personal space / dump / toilet for the last couple of...
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    Hmm lobster population crashes because there’s...

    Hmm lobster population crashes because there’s loads of octopus? And why would the octopus population explode? Perhaps because there weren’t any cod hoovering them up? And where did the cod go?
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    Showa 660 will fit. The universal fisherman’s...

    Showa 660 will fit. The universal fisherman’s glove at about £3 a pair from your local fisherman’s chandler
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    weird narrative with the dropping the reg,...

    weird narrative with the dropping the reg, dilated pupils, bolting for the surface, etc. I couldn't help but wonder if the heart attack started under the water not after he surfaced as running out of...
  23. Thread: NDAC Closed?

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    oh well at least courses may be run in different...

    oh well at least courses may be run in different venues around the country now. plenty of deep holes full of water out there and theres always the sea to dive in you just need to bring a flask for an...
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    one of my fellow students at uni got so fed up...

    one of my fellow students at uni got so fed up with having his car stereos stolen at night by the local neds pulling them from the dash and ripping the wiring out the back on an almost weekly basis,...
  25. Thread: Film Review 2021

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    damn you, I couldn't resist and looked at it....

    damn you, I couldn't resist and looked at it. then rapidly flicked through it, then gave up. what a truly truly awful movie, great fight scene in the shop :)
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