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Zef's Recent Activity

  1. Zef liked Paul McCartney's post in the thread Uninventing the plastic zipper.

    My drysuit has a plastic zipper and it's great. It's used to cover, keep clean and protect the real zipper made of brass that is under...

    Jan 26, 2020 at 11:06 AM
  2. Zef replied to the thread Twenty-two minutes of humility.

    Just give it some time. Get your spatial orientation control down in the new suit, get the amount and distribution of weight sorted...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 4:07 PM
  3. Zef replied to the thread Dry gloves with slaggo cuffs.

    Hmmm.....I don't see a picture. Will try a different browser/computer and see if I get different results. -Z

    Jan 24, 2020 at 2:15 AM
  4. Zef replied to the thread Dry gloves with slaggo cuffs.

    Si-tech now produces 3 dryglove systems compatible with the Slaggo cuff system: Neva - a pull over system Oberon - a bayonet locking...

    Jan 23, 2020 at 5:25 PM
  5. Zef replied to the thread Dry gloves with slaggo cuffs.

    What is an EX-2?

    Jan 23, 2020 at 5:04 PM
  6. Zef replied to the thread Apeks mtx-rc...or aqualung leg3nd elite.

    Aqualung and apeks essentially the same company but they are not the same design...they may perform similarly but they have different...

    Jan 23, 2020 at 5:03 PM
  7. Zef replied to the thread Twenty-two minutes of humility.

    Another option that I think is better than an ace wrap is coban bandage wrap....it is stretchy, sticks to itself, and has a rubbery...

    Jan 23, 2020 at 4:44 PM
  8. Zef liked Jcp2's post in the thread Twenty-two minutes of humility.

    Rather than ACE bandages as a temporary gaiter, have you considered using transparent slightly stretchy tape that hockey players use on...

    Jan 23, 2020 at 4:42 PM
  9. Zef liked JohnnyC's post in the thread Twenty-two minutes of humility.

    Ankle weights are a poor substitute for proper gear and technique. Barring some sort of physical ailment, you should definitely be able...

    Jan 23, 2020 at 4:39 PM
  10. Zef replied to the thread Dry gloves with slaggo cuffs.

    DRIS sells the ultimate soft dgs for the slaggo cuffs: Search results for: 'ultima soft' -Z

    Jan 23, 2020 at 4:34 PM
  11. Zef replied to the thread Understanding DS Undergarments.

    The term gsm and fabric weights refer to grams per square meter. They provide a rough way to compare different fabrics. When it comes...

    Jan 23, 2020 at 9:43 AM
  12. Zef attached a file to the thread How many of you use a diving gear bag?.

    For local diving I have recently resorted to using an Ikea bag like the one in the picture below. It has lots of room and is...

    upload_2020-1-22_13-0-42.jpeg Jan 22, 2020 at 7:00 AM
  13. Zef liked AfterDark's post in the thread Twenty-two minutes of humility.

    I like the sock applicator! I'm going to appropriate your idea. Thanks!

    Jan 21, 2020 at 5:47 PM
  14. Zef replied to the thread Twenty-two minutes of humility.

    Just a few counterpoints: 1. I agree that the core of the fusion suits are cut very big....and I dive one that is a size larger than I...

    Jan 21, 2020 at 3:43 PM
  15. Zef replied to the thread Twenty-two minutes of humility.

    Using diluted/undiluted baby shampoo will not cause a problem with the seals. I use unscented baby/talcum powder. I filled an old...

    Jan 21, 2020 at 3:21 PM