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Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Military Wallpaper

View Kirby Morgan Military Wallpaper Here: http://upgrade.kirbymorgan.com/wallpaper

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
KM97 Wallpaper

New Kirby Morgan Wallpaper Available for download here.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
New Kirby Morgan Wallpaper April 15, 2015

New Kirby Morgan Wallpaper Available for download here.

Friday, September 26, 2014
Bulletin #12 of 2014 Change to Product

SL 17A/B Head Cushion, P/N 510-521. Material Improved. 525-745 Head Cushion Foam Spacer now ships with SL 17B Helmets

Helmets Affected: 500-010, 500-011 SuperLite® 17B Helmets, 500-117 MK 21 Helmet. Parts... Read More

Monday, August 11, 2014
Bulletin #8 of 2014

Kirby Morgan® has developed several new kits that are in stock and ready to ship. Please see the Kirby Morgan® website to view the specific kit contents, go to Products > Spares Kits then select “By Number,” alternatively use this link: http://upgrade.kirbymorgan.com/products/spares-kits then select “By Number.”

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Thursday, July 17, 2014
Bulletin #7 of 2014

SuperLite® 27® Helmet P/Ns 500-040, 500-041. 525-333 SL 27® Helmet Spares Kit, 525-341 SL 27® Overseas Spares Kit.

For an improved oral nasal mask fit, the SuperLite® 27® Helmet will begin shipping August 2014 with its previous oral nasal mask, the 510-690. It has been found that this oral nasal mask provides a better fit and improved operation of the nose block device. The 510-690 replaces the 510-747 oral nasal mask for the... Read More

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Bulletin #6 of 2014

The M48 Masks, No Pods (i.e. without 805-015 Scuba Pods) part numbers above, now come with mask straps and strap keepers.

To clarify: The M48 SuperMask, Mask Only, now includes the 805-031 Spider Assembly with four 820-225 Strap Keepers attached.

The M48 MOD 1, Mask Only, now includes the 810-007 Mask Strap with five 820-225 Strap Keepers attached.

We anticipate the addition of straps with strap keepers will increase... Read More

Friday, June 13, 2014
Bulletin #5 of 2014

Complete re-gelcoating of Kirby Morgan fiberglass helmet shells and KMB 18 frames MUST be done by a Kirby Morgan factory trained... Read More

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Bulletin #4 of 2014

Kirby Morgan Dive Systems has found, tested, and approved a set of products for cleaning and brightening the stainless steel shells (P/N 560-517) and Pods (P/Ns 560-556, -516) of the KM 77, KM 37SS and KM 97 Helmets. These parts are composed of 316L grade, highly corrosive resistant stainless steel.


Produces two products, E-NOX Clean and UNO SF,... Read More

Monday, May 19, 2014
Modular Manual USB Drive

Kirby Morgan® is happy to announce our new USB flash drive containing a Modular formatted Manual for helmets, and soon BandMasks®. The USB Modular Manuals will take the place of our previous, printed, hard copy manuals.

Currently, only the KM 97 and KM 37 helmets are shipping with the USB Modular Manuals. All other helmet models and both BandMasks® will be changing over to the USB flash drive Modular Manual in the near future.

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Friday, May 16, 2014
Head Cushion

Improved Design
The updated design of the head cushion includes a 16 inch zipper (instead of only Velcro closures) with a three pocket system for easier replacement of the foam. The foam is now beveled, or shaped to conform better to the contours of the helmet for better fit and comfort.

Custom Fit
The 510-683 chin cushion has been improved as well. When all these products are used together,... Read More

Thursday, May 15, 2014
New Hood & Face Seal

The new hood and face seal assemblies are available in three different sized (S, M, L) molded face seals that can be combined with two different sized hoods, small and large.

Once correctly sized (go to BandMasks for face measurement system), the new face seals fit against the diver's face better for improved safety and comfort. The face seals are molded out of a durable synthetic rubber that does not require foam backing. The ear... Read More

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
455 Balanced Regulator

The new 455 Balanced regulator, P/N 505-455, sets a milestone in surface supplied breathing performance and will soon be compatible with all Kirby Morgan Helmets and BandMasks® that feature the SuperFlow® 350 or 450 regulators.

The 455 Balanced regulator is a downstream balanced poppet design, and is featured on the new KM 97 Helmet. Like the widely used SuperFlow® 350, the 455 Balanced has a multi turn bias adjustment allowing the... Read More

Monday, April 7, 2014
Bucket Hat 40th Anniversary

40 Year Anniversary Bucket Hat, 1974–2014. This helmet was designed by Bob Kirby and Bev Morgan as a joke, but several important findings were made as a result of water testing this unit. The helmet dives quite well and is surprisingly comfortable.

For more information check out our history section here: http://upgrade.kirbymorgan.com/company/history

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Friday, April 4, 2014
Balanced Scuba Regulator

The uniquely shaped exhaust whisker diverts exhaust bubbles away from the diver’s field of vision.This scuba regulator’s overall breathing performance is outstanding and easily exceeds all European CE requirements when used with the Kirby Morgan® CE approved first stage regulator (P/N 305-161) or other CE approved first stage regulators (those with a minimum intermediate supply pressure of 135 psig).

Part Number 200-120 Balanced 2nd... Read More

Thursday, April 3, 2014
Kirby Morgan 97

The Kirby Morgan® 97 features the 455 Balanced Regulator. The 455 is an all stainless steel regulator with superior breathing performance and the added advantage of compatibility with the SL 27, 17C, KM 37, KM 37SS, KM 57 helmets as well as the KMB 18... Read More