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February 21, 2022 00:33:00
521 - Great Lakes Shipwreck Festival

521 - Great Lakes Shipwreck Festival

The audio is a slight bit boomy this week. We have fixed this in future episodes. This year's Festival is being held at The Embassy Suites in Livonia, Mi Saturday February 26 2022 8:30 am till 5:00 pm.https://www.greatlakesshipwreckfestival.org/ ...

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November 14, 2021 01:23:20
510 - Fooled by the Scuba Party Bus

510 - Fooled by the Scuba Party Bus

We Fell For It! This week’s video courtesy of Don “Mack” McAlhany. (0:48) Introduction  (1:14) Leaves have to go somewhere.  (3:10) Thank you for joining us! Value for Value Please support us if you are receiving value from the program. This can either be funds, your time and your contributions.  https://patreon.com/scubaobsessed (3:52) Scuba in the News  (4:10) Historic shipwreck uncovered near Rīga https://eng.lsm.lv/article/culture/history/historic-shipwreck-uncovered-near-riga.a424251/ (11:30) Can You Go Scuba Diving with Asthma? https://www.healthline.com/health/asthma/scuba-diving-with-asthma (20:30) Michigan Department of Natural Resources https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/MIDNR/bulletins/2f562a9 We were fooled. See how long it takes us to figure it out. (31:36) New 'Scuba Music City Party Bus' hopes to bring new meaning to dive bar https://www.inquisitornashville.com/post/new-scuba-music-city-party-bus-hopes-to-bring-new-meaning-to-dive-bar (41:32) You Can Live on This Cruise Ship For $350,000 You Can Live on This Cruise Ship For $350,000 (54:08) End of Scuba in the News (54:11) Some local diving with blue algae Meet and greet at Gilboa (56:14) Photos from the meet and greet at Gilboa.  (59:10) Upcoming dive plans (now past) (1:00:00) New gloves and neoprene lifespan with some good glove upgrades (1:03:18) Advanced Open Water Class (1:05:20) Mack’s Dive Safety Story - Alone in a Crowd (1:14:20) Chatroom dive update (1:15:55) Thank you! We get a little better with the video steam each week.  Value for Value Please support us if you are receiving value from the program. This can either be funds, your time and your ...

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October 29, 2021 01:36:38
509 - It’s a Recall & a Dumpster Fire

509 - It’s a Recall & a Dumpster Fire

Audio is improving, but we do have a little extra audio in some of Mack's feed.  (0:53) Introduction  (6:30) Scuba in the News (6:40)  Bill would change maritime liability rules after boat fire https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2021-09-23/maritime-liability-bill-conception-boat-fire (13:10) Shipwreck hangs on as workers reinforce cradle https://thebrunswicknews.com/news/local_news/shipwreck-hangs-on-as-workers-reinforce-cradle/article_844d498c-9b7d-57b2-be41-739df6506028.html (15:32)  Creepy or cool? Deep-sea photographer shares photos of freakish seabed creatures https://ktvo.com/news/offbeat/creepy-or-cool-deep-sea-photographer-shares-photos-of-freakish-seabed-creatures (20:10)  Who lives on a bed of rock under the bay? https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/new-bay-of-fundy-sponge-species-1.6180115 (25:06)  Shipwrecks is Back https://www.surfline.com/surf-news/shipwrecks-is-back/132157 (29:10) Civil War shipwreck reburied near St. Augustine https://www.firstcoastnews.com/article/news/local/caroline-eddy-civil-war-shipwreck-reburied-near-st-augustine/77-db756926-6831-4d6a-a8b8-71f99aefa28b (33:01)  Divers bring Solent shipwrecks to life using artificial intelligence https://planetradio.co.uk/hits-radio/south-coast/news/marine-heritage-project/ (37:17)  Snorkels Recalled For 'Drowning Hazard' https://www.ibtimes.com/snorkels-sold-costco-recalled-drowning-hazard-3301861 (46:48) End of Scuba in the News (46:55) Random Fin Discussion (52:40)  Some local Michigan diving.   9’ waves on Lake Michigan (53:42) Mack’s Lake Michigan Shoreline Photos (58:51) Saint Joesph River Photos (59:52) Lakeshore field (Darrin said Saint Joseph but intended to say Lakeshore) (1:05:00) Photos of Mack's River find. (1:12:00) Teaser White House Construction Joke (1:15:33 ) Mack’s dive safety story - What caused that accident? (1:26:40) Thank you for your support https://patreon.com/scubaobsessed (1:31:00) Closing remarks - MUD club meeting stuff (1:32:35) - Bad Joke for this week.  (1:36:48) Outro Intro and Outro Dive Video curtesy of Rich Synowiec of Diver’s Incorporated Intro & Outro Music   Music “Tornado” by Wintergatan This track can be downloaded for free at www.wintergatan.net Free License to use this track in your video can be downloaded at www.wintergatan.net Music “Tornado” by Wintergatan Free License to use this track in your video can be downloaded at www.wintergatan.net ...

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October 02, 2021 01:16:11
508 - It's a Crock

508 - It's a Crock

We have some photos of Mack’s River dive in the Saint Joseph River near Niles Michigan.  (0:40) Introduction  (1:10) Water is still warm Please support us if you are receiving value from the program. This can either be funds, your time and your contributions.  https://patreon.com/scubaobsessed This week’s video courtesy of Eric Rohloff.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4HqHLW8XTXQ (2:50) Scuba in the News (3:00) 2 years after Georgia shipwreck, heavy lifting nearly done https://www.myjournalcourier.com/news/article/2-years-after-Georgia-shipwreck-heavy-lifting-16444044.php (7:03) Brownie’s Marine Group Completes Acquisition of Submersible Systems, Inc https://www.wdrb.com/news/national/brownie-s-marine-group-completes-acquisition-of-submersible-systems-inc/article_696eead2-8f6b-5f3f-b959-c1a9c8abf3c9.html (17:25) Local man brings history to surface from depths of Harveys Lake https://www.pahomepage.com/top-stories/local-man-brings-history-to-surface-from-depths-of-harveys-lake/ (23:20) Michigan City shipwreck preserve Lake Michigan Indiana University https://www.southbendtribune.com/story/lifestyle/nature-wildlife/2021/09/08/lake-michigan-city-muskegon-shipwreck-preserve-michigan-indiana-university/5717223001/ (42:52) Divers Explore Historic Shipwreck in Coral Bay Harbor | St. Thomas Source https://stthomassource.com/content/2021/09/07/divers-explore-historic-shipwreck-in-coral-bay-harbor/ (46:25) End of Scuba in the News (46:50) Darrin’s SpaceX Starlink   (49:40) Mack’s honey hole in the river Photos of what Mack has been finding in the river.  (1:03:30) Mack’s dive safety story - (cut short) (1:05:20) Closing remarks - High noon dives. (1:09:48) Thank you for your support. We love your feedback. Value for Value.  https://patreon.com/scubaobsessed (1:12:02) - Bad Joke for this week.  (1:15:05) Outro Intro and Outro Dive Video curtesy of Eric Rohloff  Intro & Outro Music   Music “Tornado” by Wintergatan This track can be downloaded for free at www.wintergatan.net Free License to use this track in your video can be downloaded at www.wintergatan.net Music “Tornado” by Wintergatan Free License to use this track in your video can be downloaded at www.wintergatan.net ...

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September 11, 2021 01:01:29
507 - Snakes Having Sex with Scuba Divers?

507 - Snakes Having Sex with Scuba Divers?

Yes, we went there @ (16:38).  Are venomous olive sea snakes and scuba divers getting it on? This week we have fun with magical out of sync voices.  We fixed it several times, but it did sneak in for some sections.  (0:42) Introduction  (1:54) Almost know how to YouTube.  (2:30) Value for Value Please support us if you are receiving value from the program. This can either be funds, your time and your contributions.  https://patreon.com/scubaobsessed This week’s video courtesy of Bob Sweeney.  https://www.youtube.com/user/DiverShipwreck (4:32) Scuba in the News  (4:44) Salvage crews start last cut of Georgia shipwreck demolition https://www.wspa.com/news/state-news/salvage-crews-start-last-cut-of-georgia-shipwreck-demolition/ (6:20) Dutch Springs, the scuba diving mecca of Pennsylvania, faces murky future as warehouse project looms https://www.phillyvoice.com/dutch-springs-scuba-diving-pennsylvania-warehouse-petition-lehigh-valley/ (16:38) Venomous sea snakes are trying to have sex with scuba divers, study says https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2021/08/20/sea-snakes-attack-humans-mating-study/8218051002/ (23:00) At Lake Erie Shipwreck Camp, Students Discover A Treasure Trove Of Science https://www.ideastream.org/news/at-lake-erie-shipwreck-camp-students-discover-a-treasure-trove-of-science (25:45) Search is on for WWII ship sunk off Florida by German U-boat https://www.bradenton.com/news/state/florida/article253552874.html (29:45) End of Scuba in the News (30:03) Some local Michigan diving.  (43:30) Mack’s dive safety story - What caused that accident? (55:35) Closing remarks - MUD club meeting stuff (57:50) - Bad Joke for this week.  (1:29:00) Outro Intro and Outro Dive Video curtesy of Bob Sweeney Intro & Outro Music   Music “Tornado” by Wintergatan This track can be downloaded for free at www.wintergatan.net Free License to use this track in your video can be downloaded at www.wintergatan.net ...

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August 26, 2021 00:53:21
506 - Great Lakes Old Anchor Discovery

506 - Great Lakes Old Anchor Discovery

Jim is back on the show to talk about his recent Great Lakes Dive and new underwater discovery. The audio is a little spotty this week as Jim and Darrin where both in the dive bunker. Thank you for your support! If you are enjoying the show please support us at Patreon. https://scubaobsessed.com https://www.patreon.com/scubaobsessed Intro and Outtro Dive Video curtesy of Jim Scholz & Karen Mann Intro & Outro Music Music “Tornado” by Wintergatan This track can be downloaded for free at www.wintergatan.net Free License to use this track in your video can be downloaded at www.wintergatan.net ...

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