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wnissen's Recent Activity

  1. wnissen replied to the thread Help - I switched to a MacBook Air and forgot about my dive log software.

    Yeah, it was pretty neat to have for a while. In the early 90s connecting something to your computer still involved a cable, software...

    Jul 4, 2020 at 10:17 AM
  2. wnissen liked Catito's post in the thread Bought two new steel 80s...filled with air.

    Thank you. I agree that if you took a swing set diving and it rusted...it would be your fault.

    Jul 3, 2020 at 6:53 PM
  3. wnissen replied to the thread Wondering about my plans to Washington DC, Fresno California, and Cozumel.

    They are required, by law, to refund you in the event that they cancel or make a "significant" schedule change. Send a polite written...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 6:46 PM
  4. wnissen liked eab's post in the thread Help - I switched to a MacBook Air and forgot about my dive log software.

    Thanks Dave. Exactly what I feared. IRDA is so old, the SmartCom computer is so old. I do have a 2nd one. Guess it's time to get...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 6:12 PM
  5. wnissen liked eab's post in the thread Help - I switched to a MacBook Air and forgot about my dive log software.

    Thanks! I did look into that and it says it supports the SmartCom, however, in the FAQs it states :Subsurface on the Mac does not...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 6:08 PM
  6. wnissen replied to the thread Help - I switched to a MacBook Air and forgot about my dive log software.

    Ah, I interpreted this as the PC that you were downloading the dives onto, not the Dive Computer. Apologies. Does the SmartTrak software...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 6:07 PM
  7. wnissen replied to the thread Help - I switched to a MacBook Air and forgot about my dive log software.

    I strongly recommend Subsurface for the Mac. It's free as in speech and as in beer, and appears to support your computer. It doesn't...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 1:53 PM
  8. wnissen liked uspap's post in the thread Monterey conditions. (let's keep it going ).

    2 at Breakwater today. Vis was 15-25ft. Vis improved as you got out farther. 2nd dive the vis dropped off but still good. Saw Salp...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 1:48 PM
  9. wnissen replied to the thread 25% off on any Carbon Monoxide device at Sensorcon.

    I suppose it's splashproof, so maybe it won't die in the water immediately! If you do find out, I would like to know. I wonder if the...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 6:53 PM
  10. wnissen replied to the thread Hooked at 100 feet - Lulu wreck, Alabama.

    I will confess that the one time we rented a boat, with no experience whatsoever except rowboat / kayak / paddleboat type stuff, they...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 2:14 PM
  11. wnissen liked wetb4igetinthewater's post in the thread Hooked at 100 feet - Lulu wreck, Alabama.

    A friend of mine was diving in a lake, pulling his flag. Of of the sudden he's getting pulled up. When he surfaces, some guy on a jet...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 2:12 PM
  12. wnissen replied to the thread 25% off on any Carbon Monoxide device at Sensorcon.

    How much does that cost? There's no price listed on their site, which is almost always a bad sign.

    Jul 2, 2020 at 12:48 PM
  13. wnissen liked sea_ledford's post in the thread Hooked at 100 feet - Lulu wreck, Alabama.

    Ummm, what? "He says he only had mild symptoms of decompression sickness and is already planning to go diving again on Friday."

    Jul 2, 2020 at 12:44 PM
  14. wnissen replied to the thread Looking to learn from my mistake....

    I agree, I have done the same thing to assess the magnitude of surge, but for some reason it never occurred to me to do it for current.

    Jul 2, 2020 at 12:40 PM
  15. wnissen replied to the thread Looking to learn from my mistake....

    I like this idea!

    Jul 2, 2020 at 11:37 AM