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    There is no standard... Each company has their...

    There is no standard... Each company has their own value where they consider it cold (probably based on liability issues rather than data or experience). In general, when you start approaching...
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    When you start hitting 40F and below, or are diving in very dirty water (lots of particles), environmentally sealed becomes important (IMO). California?:smiley2: You don't even know the meaning of...
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    Ya definetly do! And great fish and...

    Ya definetly do! And great fish and chips!:smiley20:
    Raya, have a great trip!


    Well it's certainly better that what I've had in the maritimes!!! :smilie39::smilie39::smilie39:

    Just kidding...
  4. Thread: Marker Lights??

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    Umh.... You do know batteries can be recycled,...

    Umh.... You do know batteries can be recycled, don't you?:smiley32: They don't NEED to be thrown into the trash...

    Just food for thought...




    Yeah, becuase you can choose toxic,...
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    If it helps any, water temp in the Port of...

    If it helps any, water temp in the Port of Montreal was 19C last night... That's very decent in a wetsuit... A very thick wetsuit...:smilie39:
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    Rayaa, remember that area of roatan is all about...

    Rayaa, remember that area of roatan is all about the tiny cool critters you can see! Don,t spend your time looking for whale sharks and dolfins... Look close down for blennies, seahorses, pipefish,...
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    Well it's certainly better that what I've had in...

    Well it's certainly better that what I've had in the maritimes!!! :smilie39::smilie39::smilie39:

    Just kidding Boates! :smiley20:
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    It's a good allround fin. Nothing fancy, soldi,...

    It's a good allround fin. Nothing fancy, soldi, good quality. the ABS buckles... some love them... some hate them... I find they are good quality and stay shut. But they can be hard to open (hard on...
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    :smiley32::smiley32::smiley2: He he... You are...

    :smiley32::smiley32::smiley2: He he... You are right that depending on how you calculate everything/ season/ number of divers/ for each resort, etc... etc... etc... It can come out to similar...
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    Zoey, I found your review thorough and very...

    Zoey, I found your review thorough and very objective. it replicates pretty much my experience (as well as others) at FI.

    Personally, I liked FI for one main thing; Value! It's not the best, it's...
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    Sorry if my post came off seeming...

    Sorry if my post came off seeming "judgemental".:smiley5: It wasn't intended to! Just wanted to add in that I find sharks in their natural environment even cooler! No more!:smiley20: For each their...
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    I'm sure that was a cool experience!:smiley20:...

    I'm sure that was a cool experience!:smiley20: Now imagine seing sharks in behaving naturally without them being "chummed"!! That's even cooler, IMO.:smiley20: There are several places where you can...
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    Not surprised... They'll pass legislation once there are not enough left for it to be worth fishing... Typical...:smiley21:
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    YOU'RE ONE TOUGH COOKIE FOR MAKING IT THROUGH ALL...

    YOU'RE ONE TOUGH COOKIE FOR MAKING IT THROUGH ALL THAT GARBAGE! I hope you've had enough for a lifetime and all futher flights will go smoothly! :smilie40:
  15. BB1, unless you are going to be diving in really...

    BB1, unless you are going to be diving in really cold or really dirty water (think 5C and below), the environmental seal isn't going to be doing much for you and I wouldn't base my choice on it...
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    I hate you Travel!!! :smiley2: But thanks for...

    I hate you Travel!!! :smiley2:

    But thanks for the excellent trip report and the pics!:smiley20: Maybe one day... maybe one day...:smiley2:
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    I don,t know... something like 250-300$ would...

    I don,t know... something like 250-300$ would seem fair if it's in good condition...

    Generally, I find 50% of new value to be a fair USED price for stuff if it's in good condition... If it's in...
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    I visited Anthoney keys while there and the...

    I visited Anthoney keys while there and the resort is definetly nicer than FI or Cocoview... It's more "resortish" and less dive oriented... And more expensive... But probably more "Honeymoonish"...
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    Yup they do! As with the Mares airtrim system...

    Yup they do! As with the Mares airtrim system (which is very similar). The only real concern with it is that in a rescue operation, the rescuer might not easily find the inflation/deflation device on...
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    Reactive, you got some pretty good feedback about...

    Reactive, you got some pretty good feedback about FI and Cocoview here. I agree with most of it. But I look at these 2 resorts from a slightly different angle and I'll try to expose my view of it...
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    I really dislike wearing a hood. But it really...

    I really dislike wearing a hood. But it really does make an noticeable difference! And why not a thin vest you can slip under your 5mm?

    And of course, you can always skip a day of diving middle...
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    Yeah, that's why I said 5mm should be good! the...

    Yeah, that's why I said 5mm should be good! the good thing is you seem to know yoruself well as far as temp tolerance goes. So definelty bring the 5mm (or more if you judge necessary). Roger had...
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    From what I know, Roatan temps never dip below...

    From what I know, Roatan temps never dip below the high 70s.. And they go up to mid 80s...

    5mm... no more... You'll be toasty warm, even with 5 dives a day!:smiley20:
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    Or hop a quick inter-island flight between the...

    Or hop a quick inter-island flight between the two (it's like 15 minutes). I've also heard of a guy with a sailboat who does daily transport between Roatan and Utila, from West end... Don,t know his...
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    Hi abj, I'm not really sure about the boat time...

    Hi abj, I'm not really sure about the boat time in tghe Palawan area. If I were you, I'd post this question in the Philipine pararadies divers section of the Scubaboard forum (Philippine Paradise...
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