Tuesday, April 9, 2019

PADI Retrires the eRDPML calculator



The blue plastic version eRDPML™ calculator will no longer be produced and supplies will run out soon.
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You provide students divers with a digital eRDPML via a code ... the digital eRDPML works on both Android and Apple...

PADI Pro Site

Would I trust an app from PADI on my phone? "The PADI eRDPML app would like to access your: Contacts, Location, Phone history, Send SMS messages, view your photos, edit your files. Would you like to continue?" ... Nah! I hope it's optional.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

SCUBA's Urban Myths


I've often shared the one about the scuba diver plucked from the ocean by a fire fighting helicopter.  So disappointing to hear that it's not real!

PADI article