Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
waterproof vs. underwater #38150
04/26/01 09:51 AM
04/26/01 09:51 AM
Joined: May 2000
Posts: 2,090
Corpus Christi, Texas USA
Debbie Offline OP
 
Debbie  Offline OP
I'm bewildered.... Someone help.
I read on this board about taking an underwater flashlight to hang off the docks at night and watch the sea creatures.... I've really wanted to try it. I've gone shopping for an underwater flashlight and have only found waterproof. Is that the same thing? I'm thinking that one just floats if accidentally dropped in the water, and the other is actually for diving. Those of you that have tried this, what did you use?
Debbie

Re: waterproof vs. underwater #38151
04/26/01 10:23 AM
04/26/01 10:23 AM
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 360
Co Springs,Co.USA
B
Big Frank Offline
 
Big Frank  Offline
B
Any outdoor store carries the brand "Hi-Tec"
flashlights. Mine takes 2 AA batteries and is submersible--It will say something like "good to 100 feet" the cost is about $10us. They have larger ones w/ 4 or more batteries. The small ones make great key chains and fit easily in the pocket to pull out on a dark beach or hotel with a california style blackout:-] I lost mine in the Blue Creek cave and i imagined nearly sightless fish, accustomed to darkness, worshipping this slowly fading etherial beam...
Belize it

Re: waterproof vs. underwater #38152
04/26/01 04:14 PM
04/26/01 04:14 PM
Joined: May 2000
Posts: 2,090
Corpus Christi, Texas USA
Debbie Offline OP
 
Debbie  Offline OP
Thank you so much Big Frank!!
None of the "waterproof" ones I looked at said any thing about good to 100 feet or anything. I figured that's not what I needed. The key word being submersible. I'm planning on a night snorkel, and also like sitting on the dock in the evenings with a cool one. Watching the fishies will be nice. Thanks again.
Debbie


Links
Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
Maruba Beach Klub and Spa is the premiere Secret Beach spa and restaurant located on the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean Sea at the center of Secret Beach, Belize
First Class Accommodations for the Budget Traveler
First Class Accommodations for the Budget Traveler

Things to do
Specials & Events
Calendar
SPTB Calendar of Events

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
ReefTV
Love FM
The Reporter
PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
To Get Your Questions Answered

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
Cayo Event Calendar

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Belize Happy Adventures
Conch Creative
Caribbean Culture & Lifestyle
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We handle all aspects of the purchase of your Real Estate in Belize. From in depth property searches to your final closing.
Click for Ian Anderson's Caves Branch, Welcome to a World of Adventure
Lil Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
December
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
ShoutChat Box
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 96 guests, and 0 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics78,354
Posts498,361
Members20,267
Most Online7,413
Nov 7th, 2021



AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.1