Commercial Diving Manual, by R Larn and R Whistler


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Commercial Diving Manual
Richard Larn and Rex Whistler

Hardback with dust jacket in excellent condition.
HDS bookplate on inside front cover.

Part 1: Basic Diving Practice
Diving History; Physics of Diving; Underwater Physiology; Air decompression; Therapeutic decompression; Recompression chambers; Air Diving equipment; Scuba Diving Procedures; Surface supplied diving procedures; Diving emergencies; Standard diving equipment;

Part 2: Surface and Underwater Skills
Search techniques; rigging for divers; hand tools underwater; Power tools – compressed and hydraulic; Underwater cutting and welding; Concrete underwater; Explosives underwater; Salvage; Basic underwater photography; Basic non-destructive testing underwater; Basic engineering, drawing and report writing; Conversion factors and tables.

Black and white illustrations and photographs
180 mm x 252 mm (7 in x 10 in)
1984, David and Charles, Newton Abbott

Additional information

Weight 1.5 kg
Dimensions 30 × 20 × 5 cm