Scuba Diving on Maui – Maui Pacific Divers I’m lucky to be able to travel and dive quite a lot. It is part of my…
I don’t have anything profound to say about Jacques Cousteau, since most likely, anyone who stumbles across this already has been touched by the man…View More Jacques Cousteau
I finally got around to recoding the main JoeScuba website. It’s still not an artistic marvel, but I’ll admit I was a little ashamed of…View More JoeScuba Website
Here’s the latest on Kona. I’m still trying to do better, but I’ve got the room and diving down to 952.80 per person! That’s 7…View More Kona Diving 2011 Update
I just got back from the PADI Annual Forum. It was very interesting and I won a hat. One thing that came up is the…View More Help End Shark Finning
Bungee Wing Deaths – Does it Really Happen? This is hilarious. I’ve been getting a bunch of heat ever since my post about using an OMS…View More “Suicidal Bands of Death”??!! Show Me the Data to Prove it
This is a short video clip from a diving trip to Kona in 2007. It’s not all that sharp because I uploaded a lo-rez version…View More Kona Diving Video Clip
I’m starting to think seriously about organizing some dives for vintage nerds like me at beautiful Lake Tahoe this Summer. I am pretty sure that…View More Vintage SCUBA Lake Tahoe Anyone?
http://www.hale-hoola.com/Captain-Cook-Monument.htm December 5th is pretty far off (over 9 months), and there’s a lot of diving to do before that. I think 4 of the…View More Captain Cook, Hawaii Dolphins
You learn something new every day. Prior to last Tuesday, I had no idea that there was such a thing as a DOT licensing exemption.…View More SCUBA Tank Licensing DOT Exemptions – E9791
It’s been a few years since I was there last, but I can tell you first hand nothing satisfies quite like a frosty cold schooner…View More Harbor House Kona
I’m working on a deal for the hotel still, but I am looking at the Kona Seaside Hotel. Basically, it’s a clean room, and very…View More Hotel Information
Update (7/19/13): Before buying the Subgear XP10 dive computer, please read my comments at the end of this post… I recently replaced my old, tried…View More SubGear XP10 Dive Computer
http://www.vintagedoublehose.com/index.php/component/content/article/91.html This site has a really cool listing, with pictures, of double hose regulators. I like that there is a rating system (1-5 stars) depicting…View More Vintage Double Hose – Cool Site!
I just got confirmation for pricing from the Kona boat operator. Diving for 6 days is 0 per diver. ivexterm superama That’s about – per…View More Kona 2011 – Dive Boat Update
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news//2011/02/110211-two-brothers-whaling-ship-pollard-science-nantucket-noaa/ I can’t imagine how many shipwrecks there must be throughout the world, but certain ones excite me a lot. Queen Anne’s Revenge, The Nuestra…View More Rare 1823 Wreck Found—Capt. Linked to “Moby-Dick”
In a sudden wave of inspiration, I just pulled one of my vintage double hose regulators out of storage and connected it to a scuba…View More Double Hose Regulators Are Cool
Check back here for updates about the Kona trip coming up next fall. At this moment, it looks like a go. لعبة الروليت في الكازينو…View More Kona Uptates
I’ll be the first to admit that a lot of my gear is getting up there in years, but seriously, titanium is cool no matter…View More Atomic Titanium Regulator
I have no idea who these people are but they are swimming with manta rays right off the Royal Kona Resort, which is one of…View More Mantas off the Royal Kona Resort
Here’s the thing. If you ever need to use your alternate air source, it is very unlikely that you’ll be the one breathing from it.…View More Don’t Do This!
I have a little over 900 dives on my current drysuit, a DUI CF200x, and it still looks new. Recently, the zipper wore out, leaving…View More DUI Drysuit Zip Seals
I feel bad bagging on Aqualung’s Zuma BCD so I’ve decided to offset that negative post by praising one of their other BCDs, the SeaQuest…View More SeaQuest Black Diamond BCD
I had the opportunity to spend some pool time today with the Aqualung Zuma BCD. I hate to say this but I think it is…View More Aqualung Zuma BCD Review