• Welcome to ScubaBoard


  1. Welcome to ScubaBoard, the world's largest scuba diving community. Registration is not required to read the forums, but we encourage you to join. Joining has its benefits and enables you to participate in the discussions.

    Benefits of registering include

    • Ability to post and comment on topics and discussions.
    • A Free photo gallery to share your dive photos with the world.
    • You can make this box go away

    Joining is quick and easy. Login or Register now by clicking on the button

Angelo Farina's Recent Activity

  1. Angelo Farina liked Gareth J's post in the thread Long-hose in the time of COVID-19.

    FROM DAN USA To many people who drive a car every day, running out of fuel may seem improbable, but according to AAA it is a daily...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 8:58 AM
  2. Angelo Farina attached a file to the thread Long-hose in the time of COVID-19.

    ??? I reported recently two cases where I was OOG or very low on gas (both when I was quite inexpert): Personal involvement in a scuba...

    Image1.png Jun 2, 2020 at 5:09 AM
  3. Angelo Farina liked lowwall's post in the thread Unresponsive Missouri diver pulled from West Lake Okoboji - Iowa.

    The headline is wrong, but the story states something very different. On Thursday, Calvin Grosvenor was getting set to go on his first...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 4:46 AM
  4. Angelo Farina liked Rickk's post in the thread Quiz - 3 - Diving Knowledge Workbook - Diving Physics.

    I am an engineer and have some knowledge of physics. I understand that dive physics needs to be explained in simple terms to most...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 2:39 AM
  5. Angelo Farina replied to the thread Anybody still buying bottom timers?.

    Dive watchs are widely emplyed. I would go nowhere without my thrusted Seiko Diver's 150m quartz. It is serving me well since 45...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 9:32 AM
  6. Angelo Farina replied to the thread Quiz - 3 - Diving Knowledge Workbook - Diving Physics.

    Ah, the official answer, again, points to different density as the cause of the phenomenon! It seems that for PADI density is the...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 3:48 AM
  7. Angelo Farina replied to the thread Resort's " New Normal " Rule - No AIR 2 or diving your long hose.

    When I was working at a resort at Maldives, we had an average of three low-air cases per week, and a complete OOA every two weeks. This...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 2:44 AM
  8. Angelo Farina replied to the thread Developing a Useful retainer clip for a stowed second stage (octopus).

    Looks like a mic cable holder, any shop of audio equipment has them. Here on Thomann for 0.25 € each:...

    May 31, 2020 at 10:50 AM
  9. Angelo Farina liked coldwaterlloyd's post in the thread SOLD!!! Scubapro Balanced Adjustable 156 - 2nd Stage - 150.00 obo.

    Here is a nice used Scubapro Balanced Adjustable Second Stage Excellent Used Condition Serviced and stored for a year 150.00 or best...

    IMG_0631.JPG IMG_0626.JPG IMG_0635.JPG IMG_0636.JPG IMG_0627.JPG IMG_0632.JPG IMG_0630.JPG IMG_0634.JPG IMG_0633.JPG IMG_0629.JPG May 31, 2020 at 8:43 AM
  10. Angelo Farina replied to the thread Deep dive and user adjustment knob.

    Still we are curious! Which reg was it?

    May 31, 2020 at 2:57 AM
  11. Angelo Farina liked dandecraene's post in the thread Deep dive and user adjustment knob.

    Thanks everyone, for the input. I guess “seep” would have been a better description. The reg was tuned very loose with a 0.9 inches of...

    May 31, 2020 at 2:56 AM
  12. Angelo Farina replied to the thread For Sale Scubapro Balanced Adjustable / MK10 156 Regulator.

    Yes, there were orange tees and mouthpieces for the secondary reg. Initially you had always to buy a complete reg, 1st and 2nd stage......

    May 30, 2020 at 3:18 PM
  13. Angelo Farina replied to the thread Quiz - 2 - Diving Knowledge Workbook - Diving Physics.

    Radiation is important when your body is surrounded by a medium which is transparent to infrared radiation (air). But water is almost...

    May 30, 2020 at 3:07 PM
  14. Angelo Farina replied to the thread What has changed since early 80’s?.

    In the seventies we did not have safety stops. We were using US Navy tables with two adjustments: 1) ascend speed of 10 m/s instead of...

    May 30, 2020 at 3:01 PM
  15. Angelo Farina replied to the thread What has changed since early 80’s?.

    Same training I had here in Italy in the seventies, very similar to BSAC. Here it was FIPS, which is the Italian branch of CMAS. I do...

    May 30, 2020 at 12:58 PM