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Weekly Tec News

Gear

The new Hollis SMS 75 is available for pre-order. This Sidemount harness uses the bungee system made popular by Edd Sorenson.

Also in Hollis news, they have announced… 200 more words

Tec Opportunities

Every week I try to point out new places to go for technical diving. This time I want to go back to the Philippines. I won’t deny that it is my favorite place to visit, and there numerous places I want to go and dive. 142 more words

Long Way Down

I recently finished watching the whole season of Long Way Down and Long Way Round. These two series each document the motorcycle adventures of actor Ewan McGregor and his actor friend Charley Boorman. 471 more words

CNS Oxygen Toxicity - status of current research and understanding

It all started with one of those happy occasionally where one finds that their different interests in life come together. This happened to me recently in regards to CNS Oxygen Toxicity and my interest in fitness. 1,479 more words

Side mount resources

Last time I discussed what is side mount and what the pros and cons of side mount were.

I thought this time I would discuss a few resources that are available for people interested in learning more about side mount. 662 more words

Why side mount? Is it just a fad?

No side mount is not a fad. It has been around for quite some time. It is not clear exactly when it started. It may have started as early as the 1960s with sump divers in Europe, but it is clear that by the late 70s, cave divers in Florida were experimenting with rigging cylinders to their sides so they could progress further into cave. 919 more words