Interesting Old Diving Suits

The World’s Oldest Surviving Diving Suit: The Old Gentleman, From 1860.

1911: Chester Mcduffee And His Ads Diving Suit, Aluminum Alloy Weighing 485 Lbs/200 Kg.

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Reminds me of ‘Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow.’ and of course, Robbie the Robot from ‘Forbidden Planet!’:robot:

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yeah that and Bee Keeper outfits of the same era

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Also, Dr, Megavolt’s, Faraday suit.


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https://www.srl.org/shows/austin/preshow/fsuit.jpg

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