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Hoag's Recent Activity

  1. Hoag liked formernuke's post in the thread What are current cameras for novices like me..

    I'm going to say don't buy ANYTHING YET. Take your OW course make sure you like it. Get your regular dive gear (after trying different...

    Aug 13, 2020 at 10:48 AM
  2. Hoag liked Rodrigo CL's post in the thread Roadtrip + Diving = All with GoPro & Drone Footage!.

    Hello guys, I made this video from a roadtrip I made through 4 US states, with some stops for diving the South Florida Wrecks and with...

    Aug 12, 2020 at 9:59 AM
  3. Hoag liked Joris Vd's post in the thread Aqualung Leg3nd MBS or Atomic B2.

    Both are good reliable regs. With properly tuned seconds neither will noticeably outperform the other. I like atomic regs but let's...

    Aug 12, 2020 at 9:37 AM
  4. Hoag liked flyboy08's post in the thread Another boat dive question.

    Depends on location in the world and the operator, but all this should be in the dive briefing..

    Aug 11, 2020 at 9:37 AM
  5. Hoag liked Can't Talk ... Diving's post in the thread Aqualung Leg3nd MBS or Atomic B2.

    Atomics are great breathers and very reliable but when you need service it is generally more expensive. They do not have as many...

    Aug 11, 2020 at 9:29 AM
  6. Hoag liked CT-Rich's post in the thread Cleaning gear.

    Wow, some of you guys are going insane with the cleaning. I transport my gear in black cargo box ($8.50 @Home Depot). The entire box,...

    Aug 11, 2020 at 9:28 AM
  7. Hoag liked rhwestfall's post in the thread Shearwater Peregrine.

    I have a slate clipped to my gear crate which I record stuff on pre-and-post dive. Transfer to paper later while enjoying a beer. [ATTACH]

    CaptureSlate.JPG Aug 10, 2020 at 6:42 PM
  8. Hoag liked Esprise Me's post in the thread PADI Hate.

    Don't mistake dislike of the organization for prejudice against the divers that come out of it. I see a lot of the former, but very...

    Aug 10, 2020 at 10:33 AM
  9. Hoag liked JimBlay's post in the thread PADI Hate.

    No one really cares. They really don’t. Just be a good diver. That’s what we all care about!

    Aug 10, 2020 at 10:31 AM
  10. Hoag liked Schwob's post in the thread Pulling the plug.

    Since I am neither a Philippine passport holder, nor have family there and likely am a good bunch older than you this reply may not feel...

    Aug 9, 2020 at 10:49 AM
  11. Hoag replied to the thread Aqualung Leg3nd MBS or Atomic B2.

    I have an AL Legend, and I love it. It is easy breathing and reliable. Based on my experience with the Legend, and others' experience...

    Aug 9, 2020 at 10:45 AM
  12. Hoag replied to the thread First Liveaboard experience in a post-COVID world.

    @yle forest and foremost, I am happy to read that your father is on the road to recovery. I hope that his recovery is speedy and...

    Aug 8, 2020 at 7:10 PM
  13. Hoag replied to the thread First Liveaboard experience in a post-COVID world.

    So when somebody gives you an explanation which you yourself say "sounds reasonable", your first instinct is to push things to an absurd...

    Aug 8, 2020 at 6:05 PM
  14. Hoag liked lowwall's post in the thread Thoughts on Deep 6's new DC.

    My thought is that you should have a gas plan, and a clear understanding of the manual, before intentionally going into deco at 120'.

    Aug 8, 2020 at 8:36 AM
  15. Hoag replied to the thread Shearwater Peregrine.

    I see this as requiring a 12 hour clock vice a 24 hour clock. (ie setting the time to 1223am rather than 0023.) Does it open up 0-9 if...

    Aug 7, 2020 at 6:55 PM