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Technical and repair expert in many different types of equipment and diving physics and physiology. Associate In Science Degree in Recreational SCUBA diving from SBCC Marine Diving Technology program. Several years diving experience. Repair technician for Aqua Lung America (U.S. Divers)

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Fia11/03/121010Very polite and informative. Thanks!
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Recent Answers from Henry P. Babcock

2012-10-26 Equipment courses:

Hi Fia,    I sincerely apologize for my late response; I've been re-roofing the house, and this kinda slipped through the cracks.    As to the various terms you have come across, technician and service

2012-06-05 Scuba Pool Service:

Hi James,    Yes, there are divers who specialize in pool service.  However, for something as simple as just tightening down a screw, you just need a certified diver.  If you have any friends who are certified

2011-09-05 prescription masks:

Hi Eran,    I hear ya!  I have mild myopia, but the astigmatism is even worse.  I'm not quite to the point of needing a corrective mask, but after my recent trip to St. Maarten, I've been giving it stronger

2011-06-19 reg hoses:

Hi Greg,    There are no "laws" that regulate servicing your SCUBA equipment.  However, it is always recommended to have a trained, certified technician service your equipment for safety reasons.    Hope

2010-09-08 Batteries in Dtigital Dive Timers(DDT):

Wil,    In that previous answer, regarding a Mares bottom timer, I was referring to some specific units, but the Tekna timers was not among them.  One of the places that used to do those was Brass Anchor

 

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