A diver controlled underwater camera system with topside viewing. J. W. Fishers'diver held underwater video system is ideally suited for commercial operations The DHC-1 Diver Held Camera provides a cost effective method for underwater search and video inspections. The DHC-1 is an ideal tool for hull inspections, bridge inspections, or any of the numerous underwater structure inspections encountered by today's commercial diver.
The DHC-1 can be carried by, or mounted to, a diver. The system can also be attached to any underwater structure for around-the-clock monitoring of underwater sites. The camera operation and lighting are controlled with a switchon the rear of the camera housing and can also be controlled from the surface. The DHC-1 uses power from the boat to operate its camera and lighting systems. Abuilt-in GFI circuit ensures diver safety. The system can be used in water depths up to 500' (152 meters).
Topside the DHC-1 connects to a video monitor or standard TV. The video can be recorded on any VCR to provide your client with a permanent record of the inspection job. The DHC-1 system includes a commercial grade 0.5 LUX black and white camera in corrosion-proof PVC housing with built-in leak detection system,two high intensity 100 watt underwater lights, and a 150' (45.75 meters) abrasion resistant urethane jacketed cable. The cable has an in-line underwater connector near the housing which allows the umbilical to be separated from the camera housing for easy transport and storage of the system. The underwater lights employ a unique water-cooling system which allow many hours of operation without the need for bulb replacement. Options for the system include up to a 1,000' (305 meters) of cable, color or very low light B&W cameras, color or B&W monitors PAL cameras for European use, and 12 volt dc or 220 volt ac voltage inputs.
This product has a limited warranty of 24 months.