Holidays.net Online Store

Holdays.net Home


January 27th, 2015
World Holocaust Victims Remembrance Day

February 1st, 2015
National Freedom Day

February 2nd, 2015
Groundhog Day

February 4th, 2015
World Cancer Day

February 4th, 2015
Tu B'Shevat

February 12th, 2015
Lincoln's Birthday

February 14th, 2015
Valentine's Day

February 16th, 2015
Presidents' Day

February 16th, 2015
Daisy Gatson Bates Day

February 17th, 2015
Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras

February 18th, 2015
Ash Wednesday

February 19th, 2015
Chinese New Year

February 20th, 2015
World Day of Social Justice

February 21st, 2015
International Mother Language Day

 



Search:

Early 20th Century U.s. Shallow Water Diving Helmet. Made By Snead Co. For Sale

Early 20th Century U.s. Shallow Water Diving Helmet. Made By Snead Co.

Early 20th century U.S. shallow water diving helmet. Made by Snead Co., Jersey – City N.J.this is the third and most abundant style Snead produced. This model has a smaller faceplate than the first two styles. The air intake is on top, rear. It weighs 62 pounds and was cast in one piece. Unlike the first two models, this one has the abbreviation PAT after it's name. This one reads:

SNEAD. CO.
JERSEY. CITY. N.J.
PAT. PENDING.

In a catalog the third style Snead helmet was adverstised as follows:

"At the suggestion of Dr. William Beebe, the well known deep sea explorer, we have made the following improvements to our well known diving helmet:

  • air intake placed in back of top to prevent annoynce of direct draft of air on face which causes sneezing

  • a baffle plate cast in top to deflect air stream in such a manner as to prevent fog forming on window

  • shoulder support widened so as to be more comfortable

  • center of gravity lowered so as to rest more securely

  • lower portion widened and deepened so as to be more comfortable

  • vision plate has been raised so as to give larger field of over all condition is very good ,
    the Plexiglas is intact.
    the helmet is 100% authentic but if you wish to dive with it you will have to go to a specialist prior to a underwater usage.
    the helmet is being sold as a display item.

    Please look at Leon Lyons's Book and divingheritage,com for more info.

    PLEASE LOOK AT MY OTHER LISTINGS

    Will ship within 3 business days of receiving cleared payment.
    7 days, Full refund less shipping costs, only if the item will arrive NOT asdescribed.
    Shipping usually via UPS or DHL fully insured and tractable .
    I accept Pay Pal and Bank Transfers.
    Shipping cost to Europe and USA and Canada , will be the same.
    Shipping cost to the Australia and the Far East will cost 100$ more.
    buyers will be responsible for import taxes


    Early 20th Century U.s. Shallow Water Diving Helmet. Made By Snead Co.

    This item has been shown times.

    Buy Now

    Early 20th Century U.s. Shallow Water Diving Helmet. Made By Snead Co.:
    $500




Diver Helmet Folding Walking Stick Brass Handle Walking Stick Antique Replica picture
Diver Helmet Folding Walking Stick Brass Handle Walking Stick Antique Replica


Steel Metal Black Finiah Nautical Mark V 18
Steel Metal Black Finiah Nautical Mark V 18" Us Navy Decorative Diving Helmet


Steel Mark V Deep Diving Helmet 18
Steel Mark V Deep Diving Helmet 18" Chrome Finish Navy Divers Replca Home Decor


Brass Dive Helmet Clock 17
Brass Dive Helmet Clock 17" Antique Reproduction Diver's / Diver Nautical Decor


Full-size Replica U.s. Navy Mark-v Dark Aged Aluminum Diving Helmet picture
Full-size Replica U.s. Navy Mark-v Dark Aged Aluminum Diving Helmet


Maritime Boston Mass Mark V Nautical Copper & Solid Brass Diving Divers Helmet  picture
Maritime Boston Mass Mark V Nautical Copper & Solid Brass Diving Divers Helmet


Vintage Solid Brass Divers Helmet Key Chains Lots Of 25 picture
Vintage Solid Brass Divers Helmet Key Chains Lots Of 25


Heavy Boston Mass Mark V Copper & Brass Divers Helmet With Rosewood Base 18
Heavy Boston Mass Mark V Copper & Brass Divers Helmet With Rosewood Base 18"


Mark V Helmet Keychain Navy Hard Hat Deep Diver Scuba Mk-5 New Key Ring picture
Mark V Helmet Keychain Navy Hard Hat Deep Diver Scuba Mk-5 New Key Ring


Boat Air Vent Style Ashtray, Scoop Cigar Shop Man Cave Chrome Plated picture
Boat Air Vent Style Ashtray, Scoop Cigar Shop Man Cave Chrome Plated