Mk V Diving Helmet

So I decided to build a facsimile of a U.S. Navy diving helmet, the Mark V. Something like this one (which was auctioned off at Vallejo Gallery):

Dive helmets like the Mk V are widely-recognizable, and appear in pop/pulp fiction, adventure stories, and graphic novels/comics; anywhere there’s a style-heavy industrial motif, like steampunk. The strange rounded rectangles on the front viewport, and the globe-shaped hat are instantly familiar, and serve to set the tone for an other-worldly scene, or vintage setting. Like in this H.P. Lovecraft themed poster by Italian artist Francesco Francavilla

The dive helmet commonly known as the US Navy Mk V, as shown in various pics found around the internet.
Here’s a cool video that shows how the helmets are manufactured.

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