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How-To: Build a vintage diving helmet prop

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How-To:  Build a vintage diving helmet prop
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Interesting tutorial over on Propnomicon, by Richard Bird, who built this vintage diving helmet replica prop for a recent LARP adventure for London’s The Dark Door group.

6 thoughts on “How-To: Build a vintage diving helmet prop

  1. Simon says:

    Oddly I was just looking into old diving helmets. If you want to know all about them this site is great!

  2. Lucia says:

    Is there anyone that can make something similar for a micro-budget music video I’m directing (to shoot 4/19)?


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