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Bulletin # 01 of 2012

Interior Title: 
Bulletin #1 of 2012
Title Type: 
New Product Bulletin
Bulletin Date: 
Bulletin #1 of 2012, February 22, 2012
Bulletin Type: 
New Product Bulletin
Bulletin Subject: 
M-48 Mod 1 Mask, P/N 800-150 and 800-151
Products Affected: 
(No change to these part numbers).

The M-48 Mod 1 is the next generation of the original M-48 mask. It still features the unique two-cavity design. This allows the lower pod to be removed while topside to conserve air, and allows normal speech while diving. It may also be used with a variety of different communication systems. The unit with regulator features the same as the original M-48, the adjustable 2nd stage scuba regulator (p/n 305-166).

Bulletin 1 of 2012

M-48 Mod 1 w/Pod, w/Regulator (P/N 800-151)

The lower pod is also removable underwater to allow making gas switches, and to share gas in the event of an emergency. The evolution of the mask has given way to a dramatic increase in visibility, an improved buckle system, five leg straps, a mechanical equalizing device, and a variety of options for mounting external components, (lights, cameras etc.).

All of the components have been strengthened to bring this mask to a commercial level of ruggedness you will not find in ANY other lightweight full face mask. Future innovations for the mask are underway and because this mask has many available mounting options, it will be able to accept new components by Kirby Morgan, thus making it truly Modular.

Part # Description US Retail
800-150 M-48 Mod 1 w/Pod, No Regulator $700.00
800-151 M-48 Mod 1 w/Pod, w/ Regulator $890.00
805-015 Scuba Pod Assy, Mod 1 (Same as original M-48) $116.75

Ships with log book and pen (p/n 125-001), air inlet swivel (p/n 305-017), and carrying bag (p/n 800-905).

Please contact your local KMDSI dealer or e-mail [email protected] for more information.