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& Viking price lists.

 

DESCO HELMETS

All current production DESCO helmets

 

DESCO MASKS

Commercial and Pool Cleaning Masks

Light Duty Diving Outfit

 

FITTINGS TOOLS

& ACCESSORIES

 

COMMUNICATIONS

DESCO Two Diver Telephone and available communications options

 

DRYSUITS

Third party dry suits

sold by DESCO

 

DEEPSEA B-2 HELMET

Composite Beat Engel Demand Helmet

 


Product

Support 

 

SAFETY

Update 11-22-12 

 

CONTAMINATED WATER DIVING

 

DIVING REGULATIONS

 

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PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS

 

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Product warnings and

cautionary notes

 


General Diving Equipment

 Information

 

SURFACE SUPPLIED DIVING

What gear it takes to dive.

 

HELMET CONSTRUCTION

What goes into making a diving helmet

 

HELMET IDENTIFICATION

Real or Replica?

 

HELMET DETAILS

Features of the various helmet models

 


 Company

History

 

COMPANY HISTORY

How DESCO started

 

DESCO PEOPLE

Those who built DESCO

 


Historical

Product Information

 

DESCO PRODUCT HISTORY

General product history. Catalogs, significant orders, etc.

 

OLD EQUIPMENT

Discontinued

DESCO Products

 

MIXED GAS & REBREATHERS

DESCO A, B, C Rebreathers Recirculating Helmets 

 

DESCO SPORTING GOODS

SCUBA Lungs, Water Skis, and Miscellaneous Water Sports Products


Galleries

 

MEDIA

Magazine or News

articles related to diving.

Links to online diving videos.

 

GALLERY 1

DESCO company photos

and photos from our archives

 

GALLERY 2

Commercial Diving Photos supplied by customers

 

GALLERY 3

Classic equipment &

hobby diving photos

 

GALLERY 4

Photos of helmets from

other manufacturers

 

GALLERY 5

Photos of equipment in museums

 

GALLERY 6

Photos from some of

our repair projects

 

GALLERY 7

DESCO Historical Item Collection

 

GALLERY 8

Miscellaneous Photos, Old diver and/or equipment photos

 

 

 

Gallery 4

Helmets made by other manufacturers


                                                         

North American Manufacturers

 

John Date                     Alfred Hale

                               

 

 

Bob Kirby

Recirculator Gas Hat made by Kirby on DESCO Lightweight helmets. Later Kirby Gas Helmets were built on Yokohama Helmets.

      

 

 

 

McCray

   

 

 

Miller Dunn 

1943 Mark V        Miller Dunn 1     Miller Dunn 2     Miller Dunn 3

                        

 

 

 

Morse

1918 Mark V       Commercial       Three Light Breastplate Feed        Fisheries

                           

 

 

 

Schrader

1918 Mark V           Five Bolt

     

 

 

 

Foreign Manufacturers

 

EUROPE

 

Great Britain

Siebe Gorman                                 

                                  

 

 

Heinke

                 

                                                                                            Photos courtesy of PK Chandran

 

 

ASIA

 

Japan

 

Yokohama 

Photos courtesy of R. D'Onofrio

 

TOA

 

                 

Korea 

                        

                            

                         

 

China

Tung Feng

            

    12 Bolt                  3 Bolt     

 

 

Miscellaneous & Other Helmets

 

Shallow Water Helmet by unknown maker.  We have no information on this helmet.   

      

 

 

Here is a helmet which will never be mistaken for a Mark V.                 

   

Photos courtesy of Rich D'Onofrio