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Argonaut Kraken

I came across this website: Vintage Double Hose and it’s fascinating what I learned about scuba vintage equipment. Actually, I still use my US Aquarius and Conshelf regulators and, believed me, I didn’t know those were considered vintage. The site was created by Bryan in 2004 and accoriding from what I read, he was frustrated […]

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Diveimmersion -Tools

Publications- technical diving A comparative evaluation of two decompression procedures for technical diving using inflammatory responses: compartmental versus ratio deco Bill Hamilton VPM algorithm for repetitive dives poster Clearing Up The Confusion About “Deep Stops” By Erik C. Baker Gradient Factor Decompression Program in Fortran GRADIENT FACTORS Matti Anttila, Ph.D. MV values ON MODERN DIVE […]

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George Bass

Underwater archaeology pioneer George Bass dies at 88
In a storied career spanning decades, the archaeologist led excavations of ancient shipwrecks and inspired a generation of scientific adventurers.

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Ascent Rate: 60ft./min.?

Have you ever asked to your instructor how was calculated/ came-up-with the ascent rate of the tables or computer that you used? Do you think it reflects basic fact of human physiology? Well, the short answer is no. The selection was made by the USA NAVY based on a compromised between work and safety. At […]