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Dive Review of Kona Aggressor II in
Hawaii

Kona Aggressor II, Oct, 2013,

by Larry Schnabel, CA, US (Contributor Contributor 13 reports). Report 7205.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving [Unspecified]All over Caribbean and Western Pacific, Viet-nam, Thailand/Burma, Great Barrier Reef, Cocos, Galapagos , Greece, Italy, Maldives, Baja California, Socorro Islands ( Mexico) , So. California coast PNG, Solomon islands
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 79 to 81 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 60 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions [Unspecified]stay within no-deco limits for 32-33% Nitrox
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
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Beginners 3 stars
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Comments [None]after 4 dives/day ( 5/day offered , this incl. a night dive)I wish at each dive's end I had used a 5 mil. suit instead of a 3 mil. Some divers wore hoods. Water at depth 79F most places.The food aboard Kona Aggressor II better than good- it rivals some meals I enjoyed ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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By Ms Lynda Durfee in VA, US at Oct 29, 2013 18:57 EST  
I would definitely recommend a 5mm, even in summer. I've dive all islands, and temp varies from one to the other, even on same day. I'm doing this trip in Jan. and plan to bring TWO 5mm suits, so I can alternate.
By Barry and Cynthia Jill Levenson in WA, US at Nov 01, 2013 14:22 EST  
Barry and I are booked for next October so appreciate the review and info. I'm always cold so the 5 mm tip is very helpful.
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