J.W. Fisher's DHC-1 Camera

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About J.W. Fisher's DHC-1 Camera

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.

Warranty Information

This product has a limited warranty of 24 months.

(800) 822-4744

J.W. Fisher's DHC-1 Camera Features

  • Compact Camera & Lighting System
  • Portability, Rugged Construction
  • Low Price and Easy to Operate
  • 500' (152 meters) Depth Rating
  • Surface Powered for Extended Operations
  • 150' (45.75 meters) Cable with U/W Connector
  • Low Light (.5 LUX) B&W Camera
  • Auto IRIS, Fixed Focus, 4 mm 50 Degree Wide Angle Lens
  • Powerful 100/200 Watts Diver Adjustable Lights
  • Ground Fault and Leak Detector Circuitry
  • Two Year Warranty

J.W. Fisher's DHC-1 Camera Specifications

Weight [with packaging]
62 lb
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