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wnissen's Recent Activity

  1. wnissen replied to the thread Is my Cootwo Crazy: My o2 bottles have CO.

    Dang, well at least you know it's busted.

    Sep 20, 2020 at 5:55 PM
  2. wnissen liked RJP's post in the thread **Split Fins – Let the Bashing Begin!**.

    When my buddy and I were diving the U-869 on air with John Chatterton and Richie Kohler last year, my buddy's split fins silted the...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 5:53 PM
  3. wnissen liked GJC's post in the thread Diving: How often is enough to maintain skills and comfort.

    For an individual skill like how to tie your shoes, riding a bike, performing CPR, mask clearing, regulator retrieval, tank assembly,...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 5:51 PM
  4. wnissen liked JahJahwarrior's post in the thread Is my Cootwo Crazy: My o2 bottles have CO.

    Finally picked up my bottle of 15ppm bump gas from Grainger. Put the board into a ziploc bag and filled it up with the 'danger gas,...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 5:50 PM
  5. wnissen replied to the thread Diving: How often is enough to maintain skills and comfort.

    It probably also depends somewhat on what kind of diving you are doing. Shore diving in cold water with mediocre visibility is going to...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 4:35 PM
  6. wnissen liked Barnaby'sDad's post in the thread snorkeling breath holding.

    This. A guy died doing this at the local quarry last year. He had taken no freediving course, showed up and said that he was just going...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 4:23 PM
  7. wnissen liked Ana's post in the thread snorkeling breath holding.

    It may be semantics but snorkeling down to any depth and staying at that depth for some time on one breath is freediving. Doesn't matter...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 4:23 PM
  8. wnissen liked Darnold9999's post in the thread Newbie Mistake.

    Jumped off the back of a boat sans fins, realized it before I hit the water twisted in mid air and almost was able to grab the swim...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 12:47 AM
  9. wnissen liked Jody Freitas's post in the thread Newbie Mistake.

    So I believe Poseiden has smiled upon me. I chalk it up to my willingness to let others laugh at my misfortune. Today without warning...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 12:46 AM
  10. wnissen replied to the thread NTSB opens public docket on Conception fire.

    Yep, "Vessels carrying more than six passengers must show a Certificate of Inspection; this indicates the crews of such vessels have...

    Sep 19, 2020 at 1:44 PM
  11. wnissen replied to the thread Compass Preference.

    To answer the original question, I had an Auqalung compass mounted to my i550 and I really didn't like it. I was constantly pulling the...

    Sep 19, 2020 at 11:27 AM
  12. wnissen liked uspap's post in the thread Monterey conditions. (let's keep it going ).

    Two dives today with BB. Very relaxing. First dive was at North Monastery. Pretty calm but enough wave action to let you walk out easy....

    Sep 19, 2020 at 12:22 AM
  13. wnissen liked RainPilot's post in the thread Seaskin trilam drysuit purchase simulation.

    I went through a purchase process for a basic suit, 2 pockets, pee valve and plastic zip. SiTech rings and neck seal. Price ex-VAT is...

    Screen Shot 2019-03-21 at 11.12.20.png Sep 18, 2020 at 7:28 PM
  14. wnissen replied to the thread NTSB opens public docket on Conception fire.

    Thanks. "The deckhand, a Vision captain, and a former cook who worked for Truth Aquatics for two years stated that the whole crew always...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 3:39 PM
  15. wnissen liked kelemvor's post in the thread NTSB opens public docket on Conception fire.

    A bit of light reading for the weekend. Holy cow. Hopefully it will come out on Audible soon.

    Sep 18, 2020 at 1:16 PM