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Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-27-2007, 11:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,677
Posted By K-Valve
Thanks for the info, RECDiver! That sounds like...

Thanks for the info, RECDiver! That sounds like an interesting dive to say the least!

There will be folks on the boat without the experience/background/triaining to do that dive though. Is there...
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-26-2007, 02:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,677
Posted By K-Valve
Timeliner, I'm sorry I didn't see this post until...

Timeliner, I'm sorry I didn't see this post until just today. Unfortunately, both boats are full right now, but I can put you at the top of the waiting list if you think you might want to join us....
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-26-2007, 09:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,293
Posted By K-Valve
Both boats (morning and afternoon) are full now....

Both boats (morning and afternoon) are full now. If you didn't get on this time don't worry...we'll do it again!
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-25-2007, 10:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,293
Posted By K-Valve
One spot left on the afternoon boat. PM me if you...

One spot left on the afternoon boat. PM me if you want it. These two trips filled up quickly!!

We're going to have a blast!!! :-)
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-25-2007, 10:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,293
Posted By K-Valve
He lives here in Austin and is out of Tom's Dive...

He lives here in Austin and is out of Tom's Dive and Swim. That's about all I know. He's on the Scubafari listserv.
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-25-2007, 02:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,293
Posted By K-Valve
The morning trip is almost filled. We can take...

The morning trip is almost filled. We can take one more diver if someone else is interested. Right now we have me, Alan, Shawn O., Brian B., Donna and Hexar confirmed for the A.M. boat.

The...
Forum: Mask / Snorkels / Fins 09-25-2007, 10:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,559
Posted By K-Valve
I have an Atomics Aquatic Sub-Frame and have the...

I have an Atomics Aquatic Sub-Frame and have the same problem. I can feel it pressing on my forehead exactly in the spot you are referring to when I don't have it positioned just right. Keep in mind...
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-24-2007, 05:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,293
Posted By K-Valve
Smile Lake Travis Boat Dive - October 6th

Several of us have been putting together another boat dive out on Travis. This is the post I put up on the ScubaBoard version of the Texas Swampdivers. Hope some of ya'll can join us!!...
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-24-2007, 05:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,677
Posted By K-Valve
Well here's your chance! Check out the recent...

Well here's your chance! Check out the recent post "Lake Travis Boat Dive - Oct 6th". We're gonna have a great time!!
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-23-2007, 12:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,677
Posted By K-Valve
I was born and raised in the No. Dallas area,...

I was born and raised in the No. Dallas area, then spent 27 years in Alaska before finally returning home. I don't ever want to be cold again. So, I wear my wetsuit on just about every dive...even...
Forum: Tanks 09-13-2007, 09:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,764
Posted By K-Valve
Man you are definitely going to get plenty of...

Man you are definitely going to get plenty of opinions on this one...if you really want to see a dogfight post it over on the DecoStop. :smiley2: This is a tough question because there are so damn...
Forum: Man Laws 09-13-2007, 07:36 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 50,412
Posted By K-Valve
Why do you have to choose? Bring a portable,...

Why do you have to choose? Bring a portable, battery operated TV and watch the games between dives. Make sure the screen is big enough so your buddies can watch too! Record the games at home in case...
Forum: Solo Diver 09-13-2007, 02:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,910
Posted By K-Valve
The reason I started solo diving was simply...

The reason I started solo diving was simply because I dive a lot more than any of my dive buddies and couldn't always coordinate schedules. Got my Solo Cert. because of being paired up with a...
Forum: Tanks 09-13-2007, 12:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,346
Posted By K-Valve
True, but I like the way you wrote it all out...

True, but I like the way you wrote it all out better. :smiley1:
Forum: Tanks 09-13-2007, 12:41 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,346
Posted By K-Valve
I have. :icon_cool:

I have. :icon_cool:
Forum: Tanks 09-13-2007, 12:34 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,346
Posted By K-Valve
Most divers can find the surface safely from 100'...

Most divers can find the surface safely from 100' with a 19cf pony, using a 30cf pony is super conservative if you never go deeper than 100'.

There are several factors you'll want to consider if...
Forum: Wetsuits 09-12-2007, 10:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,459
Posted By K-Valve
Yep, Simple Green works best IMHO...Sink the...

Yep, Simple Green works best IMHO...Sink the Stink works too, but the cheap perfume smell of the product is as bad almost as bad as the smell of the bacteria in your neoprene. :smiley11:
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-12-2007, 09:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,647
Posted By K-Valve
We hold our family reunion out there at the...

We hold our family reunion out there at the Pavilion by the lake every October. Maybe I'll bring my dive gear this year...I'll report back then.
Forum: Techies - DIR - Cave - etc. 09-10-2007, 11:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,171
Posted By K-Valve
James, there are doctors who specialize in...

James, there are doctors who specialize in dive-related medicine. Ask around at the dive shops in your area. I bet there is an M.D. nearby that can answer all your questions as they relate to your...
Forum: DIR & Tec Gear 09-10-2007, 01:50 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,220
Posted By K-Valve
I don't know if I'd call this particular DecoStop...

I don't know if I'd call this particular DecoStop thread a discussion...that implies some sort of civility...the HID vs LED (as a primary light) thread has turned into something more akin to a bar...
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-08-2007, 09:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,622
Posted By K-Valve
Great! Here's the trip report I posted on...

Great! Here's the trip report I posted on ScubaBoard:

...we all had an awesome time. We had a great group with us and Shawn D. (Buba Dives) runs a great dive trip out on the lake. He's a kick in the...
Forum: Techies - DIR - Cave - etc. 09-08-2007, 08:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,171
Posted By K-Valve
Here's a DAN article on diabetes that may explain...

Here's a DAN article on diabetes that may explain some of the LDS's reasoning:

http://www.diversalertnetwork.org/medical/faq/faq.asp?faqid=126
Forum: Solo Diver 09-07-2007, 11:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,109
Posted By K-Valve
Were you able to take the training in...

Were you able to take the training in Texas?[/quote]

I don't know about Dallas, but in Austin contact Austin Aqua Sports <http://austinaquasports.com/>, or Booth Divers...
Forum: Texas Swamp Divers 09-06-2007, 02:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 830
Posted By K-Valve
Anyone Interested in Diving Travis on 9/7?

My surface interval has been too long already...haven't dove since last Sunday morning! Anyone up for a couple of dives at Travis Saturday? I'll jump in anywhere you'd like. Just name the place and...
Forum: Solo Diver 09-06-2007, 02:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,114
Posted By K-Valve
You'd think compass would go without saying. It's...

You'd think compass would go without saying. It's foreign to me, since low viz and currents means a compass is a mandatory part of a diver's kit in these parts, but I read from people say all the...
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