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Old June 2nd, 2003, 07:45 AM
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Default Prescription Snorel Mask

I have signed up for a couple of excursions, Sting Ray City Combo and Swim with the Dolphin. I wear glasses and normal snorkel mask does not offer enough magnification. Do the excursions provide stronger lens mask ?
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Old June 2nd, 2003, 09:22 AM
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Default Re: Prescription Snorel Mask

Some do some don't, it usually depends on the size of the operation. Places that get lots of people through the excursion may offer some, but I would not count on it. If you signed up through the ship, you can ask when you get on board. The ships usually stock a few and you might be able to rent or resrve it for the week and take it with you.
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Old June 2nd, 2003, 02:11 PM
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Default Re: Re: Prescription Snorel Mask

your best bet would be to go to your local dive shop at home and purchase inserts for your glasses
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Old June 4th, 2003, 09:51 PM
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You won't need a mask for the dolphin swim. I never saw anyone go under water.
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Old June 7th, 2003, 10:26 AM
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Default Re: Prescription Snorel Mask

LisaK know what she is talking about. Your local dive store is your best resourse. If I needed anything other than a completely plain mask, I wouldn't think that the excursion operator would provide it. Like Mike said, some do, but I couldn't count on it. You can get either lens inserts that are like those clingy window stickers, easily removeable/reuseable, or you can get your prescription made into a mask.
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