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    Established TDF Member Wardy_uk's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by graham_hk View Post
    For cramping I’d suggest your harness is too tight, or heads not back (tanks in wrong place or out of trim) so you’re working against yourself.

    Where are you based?
    Sunny Leicester-by-the-sea(ish)

    Harness is pretty loose - any looser and I could fit my buddy in there with me

    Tanks? Maybe - but not sure I'd be able to move them up much without my head being in the way....

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    Quote Originally Posted by jturner View Post
    Another vote for videoing yourself. The camera doesn't lie (though I usually wish it would!).
    Yeah - will do this next dive...

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    Looking at the wind I expect we will be playing about at this in the quarry this weekend. Like you I have my tanks set high up, but now thinking I need to drop them down....

    (I hope this is like riding a bike and once you have got the hang of it it starts to be easy....)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wardy_uk View Post
    Yeah - will do this next dive...
    We also have a 2 hour pool session nearby.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chrisch View Post
    Looking at the wind I expect we will be playing about at this in the quarry this weekend. Like you I have my tanks set high up, but now thinking I need to drop them down....

    (I hope this is like riding a bike and once you have got the hang of it it starts to be easy....)
    Top band on the break of the neck, isolator vertical (ish)

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    Established TDF Member Wardy_uk's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Badger View Post
    Top band on the break of the neck, isolator vertical (ish)

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    That's how mine are set...

    Edit: I can reach right and isolator valves fine (ish - not withstanding the need for lots more practice) - just the left that challenges me...

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    Photograph it or better yet, video. PM me if you fancy using the pool session (bring a buddy with a video camera or if you ask, we might be able to spare someone to video you or offer some advice).

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    Quote Originally Posted by jturner View Post
    Photograph it or better yet, video. PM me if you fancy using the pool session (bring a buddy with a video camera or if you ask, we might be able to spare someone to video you or offer some advice).
    If you (or anyone) want to post a video I can probably tell you what’s wrong and how to fix it. Warning though as it’s not a professional setting I’ll be “direct” (but not rude). I’d need a side and front view video


 
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