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Killed my DC1400

Discussion in 'SeaLife' started by genemoren, Feb 11, 2014.

  1. flyingfrawg

    flyingfrawg ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: I just don't log dives
    Location: Maryland
    I am surprised that SL did not respond to the first time use as well. And I'll second Don on State Farm - also a good and relatively inexpensive policy here in Maryland. I have the DAN dive insurance, but although I have listed dive equipment with them... the cameras are not in there for flooding... only if stolen. As Don says, their other products are variable, you can get better trip interruption coverage from a few providers, theirs is just a self branded version of one of the standard ones.
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  3. genemoren

    genemoren Registered

    # of Dives: 25 - 49
    Location: DFW Texas
    Thanks for the info, I'll check with my insurance (not State Farm) and see if they have such a policy available.

    ---------- Post added February 17th, 2014 at 08:16 AM ----------

    No, they just directed me to where I could get a new one. But I'll follow up on a message I received today. Here's what I got from them the first time:

    The cameras are available from our parts distributor, SeaLife Camera Parts - SeaLife Battery - Moisture Muncher. As long as the Recsea housing has a 1/4 20" tripod mount the strobe will work. If you have the proflash, the camera must have 4 or less preflashes

    They answered my question though.

    ---------- Post added February 17th, 2014 at 08:18 AM ----------

    Ok, I'll do that.

    ---------- Post added February 17th, 2014 at 08:29 AM ----------

    Noi, they just told me where to get anew camera. But I've sent another email so I'll see what they say this time. Fingers crossed. :)
  4. DandyDon

    DandyDon Old men ought to be explorers ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: One kilometer high on the Texas Central Plains
    That'll probably work, but the State Farm PAP is available alone, without insuring anything else with them. Both good options.
  5. genemoren

    genemoren Registered

    # of Dives: 25 - 49
    Location: DFW Texas

    ---------- Post added February 17th, 2014 at 06:12 PM ----------

    Sealife came through, tech services is replacing my camera at a heck of a discount. Such good service, my faith has been restored. Time for camera insurance
    digdug87 and DandyDon like this.

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