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Forum: Australia & New Zealand 09-23-2007, 08:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 50,081
Posted By boarder06
I'd recommend Ann's Thai...

I'd recommend Ann's Thai (http://www.annsthai.co.nz/) on Hereford St. in Christchurch. For a non Thai option try Annie's Wine Bar & Restaurant (http://www.annieswinebar.co.nz/) in the Arts Centre.
Forum: Scuba Stories, Comments & Questions that don't fit elsewhere! 09-23-2007, 05:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,276
Posted By boarder06
Hmm, I like the idea of divers sharing their...

Hmm, I like the idea of divers sharing their logs. However, the site seems to be broken. Looks like it has trouble connecting to the database back end (sound familiar scubaboard refugees?)

If you...
Forum: Asian Diving 09-22-2007, 08:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,251
Posted By boarder06
Thanks for sharing. I have my flights booked for...

Thanks for sharing. I have my flights booked for January. Now I have to figure out what to do onces I get there. Might have to swing by Cabilao :-)
Forum: Aeris - Oceanic - Hollis 09-22-2007, 07:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,196
Posted By boarder06
On that note: Are the ATOM 2.0 and Geo cables...

On that note: Are the ATOM 2.0 and Geo cables interchangeable?
Forum: Gear Information 09-21-2007, 06:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,166
Posted By boarder06
Thanks. Makes sense to me. Sounds like I need a...

Thanks. Makes sense to me. Sounds like I need a second arm.
Forum: Techniques 09-21-2007, 06:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,645
Posted By boarder06
Photoshop. Tried software that came with the...

Photoshop.

Tried software that came with the cameras but don't even bother anymore.
If you are on a budget give Lightroom a try. The disadvantage IMHO is the poor sharpening function (although it...
Forum: South Pacific 09-21-2007, 05:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,635
Posted By boarder06
Second all of that. Loloata was fine for a few...

Second all of that. Loloata was fine for a few days (except for the part where we had to strap the DM to a door to get him off the boat, into a van, racing to the decompression chamber...) Botanical...
Forum: Trips & Travel 09-20-2007, 10:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,717
Posted By boarder06
kayak.com (http://kayak.com) is your friend. It...

kayak.com (http://kayak.com) is your friend. It will actually also open a window with expedia.com and travelocity.com, searching for the same airfare. You can set automatic fare alerts.

Booking...
Forum: Accessories 09-20-2007, 06:27 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,731
Posted By boarder06
I have to agree. I have a memorable dive with a...

I have to agree. I have a memorable dive with a bunch of Italians at the Elphinstone reef and every single one of them had a tank banger and used it all the time until all the fish was gone. It is...
Forum: Underwater Photo 09-19-2007, 10:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 971
Posted By boarder06
Experience with www.fun-in.com.tw

Hi,

If you have ordered from http://www.fun-in.com.tw (http://www.fun-in.com.tw/) before, I would love to hear about your experience. They are obviously in Taiwan and seem to have good prices, even...
Forum: Gear Information 09-19-2007, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,166
Posted By boarder06
D-2000 Flash and Focus Light for Canon A640

Hi,

A bit of a FNG question:

I intend to use the Inon D-2000 flash with a Canon A640 and the Canon housing. From the Inon web page I gather the D-2000 has a target/focus light. How useful is it? If...
Forum: Welcome! Introduce Yourself! 09-09-2007, 07:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,058
Posted By boarder06
I spent time on Wayalailai...

I spent time on Wayalailai (http://www.bcdi.ca/wayalailai/index.htm) in the Yasawas (actually got officially certified there 10 years ago) and on Kadavu at Waisalima...
Forum: Caribbean -> Central America 09-09-2007, 03:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By boarder06
Americans may not be allowed under the...

Americans may not be allowed under the Helms-Burton Act (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helms-Burton_Act), but that hasn't stopped folks from visiting. Head over to the Lonely Planet Thorn Tree...
Forum: Comments or Questions that don't fit above! 09-08-2007, 09:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,230
Posted By boarder06
Diving Log...

Diving Log (http://divinglog.de/english/home/index.php) seems to give the most bang for the buck. You can customize your printouts whichever way you want. They have many different premade printout...
Forum: Comments or Questions that don't fit above! 09-08-2007, 08:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,315
Posted By boarder06
Norbert Wu showed me some pictures with the local...

Norbert Wu showed me some pictures with the local sea life camouflaging itself with these items around the sewage outfall in McMurdo, Antarctica. That's the sort of stuff that doesn't make it into...
Forum: Comments or Questions that don't fit above! 09-08-2007, 08:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,236
Posted By boarder06
I noticed the Germans *always* have the biggest...

I noticed the Germans *always* have the biggest and brightest dive lights and their DIY lights are always better than anything you can buy. If you get stuck with a bunch of Germans you practically...
Forum: Comments or Questions that don't fit above! 09-08-2007, 08:03 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,430
Posted By boarder06
Dacor regulator (*duck*). Nothing wrong with the...

Dacor regulator (*duck*). Nothing wrong with the reg, but the Dacor/Mares service mess has put me off these brands for life.

I wouldn't buy a console computer again. I guess that's just technical...
Forum: Tragedies, Accidents, Unfortunate Events, etc 09-08-2007, 07:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,231
Posted By boarder06
Well, this sort of thing happens quite a bit. The...

Well, this sort of thing happens quite a bit. The economic heavyweights use the small nations for their bidding. China and Taiwan fight it out in the South Pacific. Look at the size of the Chinese...
Forum: Asian Diving 09-07-2007, 06:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,874
Posted By boarder06
Patong is pretty much the hub. If you have a day...

Patong is pretty much the hub. If you have a day or two, I would recommend to organize your trip locally. Quality of the boats varies greatly and (mostly) you get what you pay for. It is a popular...
Forum: Zeagle 09-04-2007, 09:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,400
Posted By boarder06
Now that's a clear answer :-) Thanks Scott. I'm...

Now that's a clear answer :-) Thanks Scott. I'm afraid I have a few more questions:

a) Is it possible to attach your "Quick Deploy Deluxe Signal System 730...
Forum: Comments or Questions that don't fit above! 09-03-2007, 11:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,447
Posted By boarder06
Several years ago we got stuck in Townsville,...

Several years ago we got stuck in Townsville, Australia. Nothing but rain and wind, everything in town was closed. We managed to get out to the Yongala wreck a few days later with a small local dive...
Forum: Zeagle 09-01-2007, 07:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,400
Posted By boarder06
Dump valves on Scout/Stiletto

Hi,

I'm in the market for a travel/warm water BCD and have it narrowed down to Scout vs. Stiletto.

One question I still have is the dump valve configuration on both. I found some information on the...
Forum: Zeagle 08-13-2007, 06:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,392
Posted By boarder06
Oops, my bad. Says it right there in the headline...

Oops, my bad. Says it right there in the headline :-)
Forum: Zeagle 08-12-2007, 07:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,392
Posted By boarder06
Is this the item in...

Is this the item in question?

http://www.acehardware.com/product/index.jsp?productId=1272506&cp&kw=71321&origkw=71321&sr=1

It is listed for $30.13, quite a bit more than the quoted $2 :-)
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