Re: SCUBA tanks for target practice!!!!


Outer Bamnks diving on the Great Escape Southern California Live-Aboard Dive Boat

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Posted by Diver Z on April 22, 2005 at 10:49:37:

In Reply to: Re: SCUBA tanks for target practice!!!! posted by Ross-O on April 22, 2005 at 10:26:12:

> Days later, the first guy had his tank filled, it failed,
> and blew out the rear of a dive shop. Luckily the tank
> was in a water-filled bunker and no one was seriously
> injured.
>
> A few days later, the second guy took his tank to a different
> shop, except here the compressor operator was allegedly
> holding the tank between his knees when it failed.

Hmm ... not to question the veracity of the story, but wouldn't you think the buddy would've gotten a clue when the first tank blew out?



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