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AI VS SPG Debate Split Off from Regulator Setup Thread

Discussion in 'Computers, Gauges, Watches & Analyzers' started by Scuba Client, Apr 29, 2021.

  1. Belzelbub

    Belzelbub Contributor

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Largo, Florida
    Totally agree. I was hesitant at first. My first DC was an AI console. Mainly because I didn’t trust the transmitters. Not from personal experience, more from some others having connection issues. Not sure which brand of DCs and transmitters they were using, though.

    My PPS transmitter has been reliable for the past 8 years or so.

    Yeah, I know what you mean. These threads get a lot better after you’ve dropped the cash on the Shearwater.
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  2. Jafo19D

    Jafo19D Contributor

    # of Dives: 50 - 99
    Location: Colombia
    I’m hoping that Shearwater will soon release another AI model and that the price of the Perdix will drop.
  3. Lostdiver71

    Lostdiver71 ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: I'm a Fish!
    Location: Jupiter, Florida, United States
    The connection issues were mainly with the first Suunto AI computer, if they lost the connection underwater you had to come back to the surface to re pair the computer. Any other AI computer will regain the signal as soon as they are back within range or whatever was blocking the signal stops.
  4. Scuba Client

    Scuba Client Banned

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Australia
    Most foreigners dive the Great Barrier Reef. With an OW course thrown in.
  5. marsh9077

    marsh9077 Contributor

    # of Dives: I just don't log dives
    Location: Australia, Indonesia, USA
    Haha isn't that the truth.

    I already own four Shearwater platforms.

    BLACKCRUSADER Contributor

    # of Dives: I'm a Fish!
    Location: Taiwan
    Yes but I did BSAC in Brunei and more PADI courses in Philippines. The instructors were from the UK or Germany.

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