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Historical Diving in France. ‘Christmas Dive’ by Équipe Abdoun in Issambres, France December 2020.

Many thanks for Hard Hat Diver Jacques Abdoun from France for sharing some photo’s of his ‘Équipe’. Jaques and his ‘Équipe’ dive 2 helmets here: a 1943 US Navy Schrader helmet and a specially ordered TF 12 helmet from China which was given a top light. Usually Jacques uses compressed air supplied by a Dräger ‘D6000 Taucherautomat’, here he uses a Dräger Labor 2 and a US Navy style air valve.