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by Khukri
Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A new film about WW1 by Peter Jackson
Replies: 5
Views: 169

Re: A new film about WW1 by Peter Jackson

It was on BBC yesterday evening.Excellent! Won't take long before it will be on youtube ...I guess...
by Khukri
Sun Nov 04, 2018 10:38 am
Forum: WWI
Topic: Here dead we lie
Replies: 5
Views: 96

Re: Here dead we lie

Excellent Ed: The poem and the pic!!!
by Khukri
Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Welcome to Pickelhaubes.Com
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 11
Views: 518

Re: Hello from Germany

Willkommen Claus!

Grüsse von Flandern/Belgien,

Francis
by Khukri
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Steel Combat Helmets 1916- 1918
Topic: The Adrian Helmet Celebrates 100 Years
Replies: 6
Views: 1975

Re: The Adrian Helmet Celebrates 100 Years

Great job! Thank you!
by Khukri
Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:12 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Horse on eagle
Replies: 17
Views: 612

Re: Horse on eagle

Great helmet! Congrats!
by Khukri
Mon May 28, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Hessian glory
Replies: 39
Views: 1437

Re: Hessian glory

Your Frauleins all seem to have the correct size!!! (-helmet size it is Ed!!! Do not misunderstand). Now (56 1/2...) I only seem to pay attention to the Hauben....at this (st)age. The challenge needs to be exceptionally worth the effort to have a closer look... But seriously: 1-You have "breast men"...
by Khukri
Sun May 27, 2018 3:37 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Rarest of All Pickelhaubes
Replies: 48
Views: 1788

Re: Rarest of All Pickelhaubes

I'd like to score a helmet of one (...or more) Kavallerie Regiments that stormed at Halen. 12th August 1914. "The Battle of the Silver Helmets" The Kürassierhelmet is my top favourit!!! http://users.skynet.be/fb428741/images/helm-folder-groot.gif -Kürassier-Regiment „Königin“ (Pommersches) Nr. 2 - P...
by Khukri
Sun May 20, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: 1870 EK
Replies: 12
Views: 561

Re: 1870 EK

I like this one Kris!!
by Khukri
Tue May 08, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Hessian glory
Replies: 39
Views: 1437

Re: Hessian glory

A pair of excellent Hessische Hauben!!!
by Khukri
Sat May 05, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: My always evolving cabinet…
Replies: 20
Views: 890

Re: My always evolving cabinet…

Great collection Ed!
by Khukri
Fri May 04, 2018 1:15 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: Garde Dragoner: Johan Weber
Replies: 31
Views: 1775

Re: Garde Dragoner: Johan Weber

The Haubenwhisperer: he did it again. Excellent job. Cannot wait to see the complete helmet.
by Khukri
Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:09 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Ciney find
Replies: 25
Views: 1491

Re: Ciney find

Excellent Ed. A beauty! BTW: I like your helmet stands!!
by Khukri
Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:40 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Belgian WWI hat
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Belgian WWI hat

20 Linie Regiment? 20th Regiment of the Line?
by Khukri
Wed Mar 28, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Pickelhaube for Obersten in Generalstellung
Replies: 35
Views: 6148

Re: Pickelhaube for Obersten in Generalstellung

Once again. Outstanding Haube!!
by Khukri
Mon Mar 26, 2018 4:36 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: Dragoner Regt 16 Restoration
Replies: 54
Views: 3442

Re: Dragoner Regt 16 Restoration

Love this one! Excellent!
by Khukri
Sat Mar 24, 2018 6:39 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Pickelhaube for Obersten in Generalstellung
Replies: 35
Views: 6148

Re: Pickelhaube for Obersten in Generalstellung

From J-L Larcade: Volume One-Chapter 6: "High ranking Officers in a Generals commission: -From 5 August 1886 on until 26 August 1898 a special helmet was worn by this Officers. The Infantry Officers helmet, but with the convex chinstrap scales. All fittings gold-plated. -Wappen: more decorated than...
by Khukri
Sat Mar 10, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: WWI
Topic: Trip to Verdun
Replies: 21
Views: 5234

Re: Trip to Verdun

Verdun and the Argonne: special!!!
La Pompelle: "THE COLLECTION": completely torn apart. Wrong labels etc...They don't want Haube addicts as vollunteers anymore!!
by Khukri
Thu Mar 08, 2018 3:25 am
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: A dangerous copy !
Replies: 13
Views: 3738

Re: A dangerous copy !

Thank you!!
by Khukri
Wed Mar 07, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: Wappen/Helmet Plates
Topic: Wappen SOS 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 470

Re: Wappen SOS 2018

:thumb up:
by Khukri
Thu Mar 01, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: My Collection
Replies: 16
Views: 783

Re: My Collection

:thumb up:
by Khukri
Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: Dragoner Regt 16 Restoration
Replies: 54
Views: 3442

Re: Dragoner Regt 16 Restoration

Excellent work on a fine helmet!!
Thank you for the great pics!!
Francis
by Khukri
Tue Feb 20, 2018 4:54 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Shako too
Replies: 15
Views: 770

Re: Shako too

:thumb up:
by Khukri
Thu Feb 08, 2018 4:49 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: The king(s) and I...
Replies: 12
Views: 678

Re: The king(s) and I...

:thumb up:
by Khukri
Fri Feb 02, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Ulanen Regt. Nr.15 set so frosty it will hurt your eyes.
Replies: 15
Views: 1005

Re: Ulanen Regt. Nr.15 set so frosty it will hurt your eyes.

Formidastic Tschapka!!!! My all time favorits!!!
Francis
by Khukri
Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:24 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Once yo go black
Replies: 22
Views: 690

Re: Once yo go black

Jackpot Karel!!! Fine Haube!
Francis
by Khukri
Tue Jan 30, 2018 3:26 am
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: EM Jäger zu Pferde M15.
Replies: 14
Views: 5186

Re: EM Jäger zu Pferde M15.

Excellent!!! Like this one Coert!!! Could be a brother of my JzPf M15 (I posted the pictures here before!!). You checked the front of the shell (beneath the Wappen)???
by Khukri
Sun Jan 28, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items For Sale
Topic: Rare books about spiked helmet
Replies: 11
Views: 798

Re: Rare books about spiked helmet

Both are excellent books!!!
by Khukri
Sun Jan 28, 2018 3:08 am
Forum: General Site Information
Topic: Site Upgrade Complete
Replies: 9
Views: 723

Re: Site Upgrade Complete

I like it as well!
Francis
by Khukri
Wed Jan 24, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Busbies/Pelzmützen
Topic: Hussar Regiment #20 de troupe
Replies: 14
Views: 3024

Re: Hussar Regiment #20 de troupe

:thumb up: :thumb up: :thumb up:
by Khukri
Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: My Kurrasier and JzP M15's
Replies: 24
Views: 1459

Re: My Kurrasier and JzP M15's

Great collection!!! :thumb up:
Francis
by Khukri
Tue Jan 16, 2018 8:35 am
Forum: WWI
Topic: Neutral Holland
Replies: 17
Views: 1976

Re: Neutral Holland

Leuven in is the only way! In Flemish!!!
by Khukri
Tue Jan 16, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Shoulder Straps / Schulterklappen
Topic: Online PDF
Replies: 7
Views: 933

Re: Online PDF

:thumb up:
by Khukri
Mon Jan 08, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube and Imperial German Reference Books
Topic: Verlag Militaria: Die deutschen Generale
Replies: 9
Views: 1020

Re: Verlag Militaria: Die deutschen Generale

Pitty I missed this!!! Thank you for sharing!
:thumb up:
by Khukri
Sun Jan 07, 2018 5:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bavarian Pioneer Batl. 7
Replies: 8
Views: 603

Re: Bavarian Pioneer Batl. 7

We keep learning! Thank you!
Francis
by Khukri
Sat Jan 06, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bavarian Pioneer Batl. 7
Replies: 8
Views: 603

Re: Bavarian Pioneer Batl. 7

:thumb up:
by Khukri
Sat Jan 06, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bavarian Pioneer Batl. 7
Replies: 8
Views: 603

Re: Bavarian Pioneer Batl. 7

Nr 7?
Thought there were four!
Francis
by Khukri
Thu Jan 04, 2018 6:48 am
Forum: Pickelhaube and Imperial German Reference Books
Topic: Verlag Militaria: Die deutschen Generale
Replies: 9
Views: 1020

Re: Verlag Militaria: Die deutschen Generale

Again jawdropping, superb photograph's!!!!!Chapter on the Prussian Generals-subchapter: Generals in the uniform of a Jäger Regiment zu Pferde: Kaiser Wilhelm II helmet. What can I say...One pic shows the detail of the special elastic band on the chinstrap. Seen on many of the Kaiser's helmets. from ...
by Khukri
Thu Jan 04, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: Pickelhaube and Imperial German Reference Books
Topic: Verlag Militaria: Die deutschen Generale
Replies: 9
Views: 1020

Re: Verlag Militaria: Die deutschen Generale

Indeed: I visited huis doorn as well...a pitty they show so few of his helmets and uniforms!!! but.... :thumb up: I loved the saddle chair!!!
Posted this one before: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ccxJvee_bo" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Francis
by Khukri
Tue Jan 02, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube and Imperial German Reference Books
Topic: Verlag Militaria: Die deutschen Generale
Replies: 9
Views: 1020

Re: Verlag Militaria: Die deutschen Generale

Came today: An early Easter... or a late Christmas gift.. 2.9 Kilograms.
Excellent book!
by Khukri
Mon Jan 01, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: And behold, a star rose in the East
Replies: 19
Views: 1305

Re: And behold, a star rose in the East

:bravo:
Such a beauty!!
Francis
by Khukri
Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:38 am
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 7
Views: 438

Re: Happy New Year!

All the best for 2018!!!
Love this display!!!!
Francis
Flanders
Belgium
by Khukri
Tue Dec 26, 2017 5:45 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items For Sale
Topic: Photo album
Replies: 8
Views: 707

Re: Photo album

Thank you.
Francis
by Khukri
Mon Dec 25, 2017 6:10 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items For Sale
Topic: Photo album
Replies: 8
Views: 707

Re: Photo album

Cavalry?
by Khukri
Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:16 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Happy new-year, and christmas.
Replies: 4
Views: 440

Re: Happy new-year, and christmas.

:thumb up:
by Khukri
Mon Dec 18, 2017 12:55 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: M95 Baden 109 Leib Grenadier OR helmet
Replies: 27
Views: 1426

Re: M95 Baden 109 Leib Grenadier OR helmet

That is a real beauty!!!
:thumb up:
Francis