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by stuka f
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:50 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: thanks Amybellars !
Replies: 0
Views: 18

thanks Amybellars !

:thumb up:
they just arrived !
=D>
Image
by stuka f
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:45 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: Bavarian tschapka UR 1 - sold
Replies: 8
Views: 162

Re: Bavarian tschapka UR 1 - sold

woznotwos wrote:
Tue Sep 22, 2020 5:24 pm
timp_be has had a fall out with bavaria. A nice m15 next perhaps?? If so pm me lol.
I might sell mine, coming from J.LeBrasseur, a few years ago.
But not sure yet....
by stuka f
Tue Sep 22, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: Bavarian tschapka UR 1 - sold
Replies: 8
Views: 162

Re: Bavarian tschapka UR 1 - sold

Great deal!
by stuka f
Tue Sep 22, 2020 6:23 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: French Adrian
Replies: 16
Views: 612

Re: French Adrian

You schould!
Go for a brown one, Belgian and Russian had them, and some French, mostly North African regiments.
I'll try to poste what I have asap.

@ Francobritishcollect; Love yours too,btw.
by stuka f
Mon Sep 21, 2020 5:44 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Two Austrian Dragoon helmets
Replies: 12
Views: 146

Re: Two Austrian Dragoon helmets

Allways liked them too.
But never had one.
by stuka f
Fri Sep 18, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Gendarme à cheval, crest helmet.
Replies: 4
Views: 63

Re: Gendarme à cheval, crest helmet.

Very nice for Mounted as well I believe... James Thanks James. This is the mounted police, the foot police had the similar helmet, but no tail. I prefere this one. Really nice :bravo: Was a plume worn with the mane? Or what was the little pocket on the side for? Thank you. Yes, it should have a plu...
by stuka f
Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Gendarme à cheval, crest helmet.
Replies: 4
Views: 63

Gendarme à cheval, crest helmet.

Last in. Just love these models. https://i.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/11945011.jpg https://i.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/11955512.jpg https://i.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/11958310.jpg https://i.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/11957610.jpg https://i.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/11963513.jpg
by stuka f
Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: My oldest helmet
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Re: My oldest helmet

Great helmet!
(In many ways! ;-) )
by stuka f
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:21 am
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: Collection
Replies: 5
Views: 78

Re: Collection

Nice indeed.
by stuka f
Mon Sep 14, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: My 2 - 1/2 Year Project
Replies: 36
Views: 7905

Re: My 2 - 1/2 Year Project

Amazing!
Great job.
by stuka f
Mon Sep 14, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.
Replies: 13
Views: 239

Re: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.

Thank you all!
I am very glad I got the opportunity.
by stuka f
Sun Sep 13, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.
Replies: 13
Views: 239

Re: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.

....drool...!! ;-)
by stuka f
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:21 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: WTB Prussian wappen for VD Heyden Kit Helm
Replies: 5
Views: 93

Re: WTB Prussian wappen for VD Heyden Kit Helm

Would you happen to have a picture of it, so I know what to look for?
by stuka f
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:18 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.
Replies: 13
Views: 239

Re: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.

hey Tony, yes ideed; the liner too...
My grail for the HR17 section, would be a nice untouched HR17 busby!
by stuka f
Fri Sep 11, 2020 5:38 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Canadian Universal Pattern Helmet Named
Replies: 11
Views: 169

Re: Canadian Universal Pattern Helmet Named

No intention to hack this post just wanted to ad a small story of a amazing find I did recently too. It is no helmet not even militaria realted, (however ...!?). But here is a leather mid 19 th century portofolio I recentely found at a local auction. It is decorated with embroiding, showing a crown,...
by stuka f
Fri Sep 11, 2020 5:23 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.
Replies: 13
Views: 239

Re: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.

I know....he is not the only one waiting to be completed.
I got other helmets of different nations waiting to be completed too, so that makes my chances to find "something" bigger... (lo!!)
....or doesn't it work that way...! ?
by stuka f
Fri Sep 11, 2020 2:27 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Canadian Universal Pattern Helmet Named
Replies: 11
Views: 169

Re: Canadian Universal Pattern Helmet Named

Nice item, great story.
Love it.
by stuka f
Thu Sep 10, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.
Replies: 13
Views: 239

Re: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.

Thanks!
Can't wait honestly.
I am going to settle with copy's, time being.
by stuka f
Thu Sep 10, 2020 6:40 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: 5th Bavarian Chevaulegers Rgt with haarbusch - sold
Replies: 5
Views: 246

Re: 5th Bavarian Chevaulegers Rgt with haarbusch

@woznotwos, good to see you back on track!
by stuka f
Wed Sep 09, 2020 3:58 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.
Replies: 13
Views: 239

Re: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.

Thanks, me too!
I am looking at repro's on ebay to put on, time being....
by stuka f
Wed Sep 09, 2020 3:46 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.
Replies: 13
Views: 239

HR 17 totenkopf and banderol, needed.

hello all, found something to that will do meanwhile I am looking for my grale (....if I ever get it!!....). It isn't the best example, but it still got lots of fur and is well marked on the inside. Saddly missing his insignia's. This are the sellers pic's, I will post more and better once it is in....
by stuka f
Thu Sep 03, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: YouTube fireman helm restoration - some interesting ideas
Replies: 5
Views: 193

Re: YouTube fireman helm restoration - some interesting ideas

Restoring objects is what I was trained for, most important is that the item should be brought back in his original condition (as it was before the restoration).
To me this helmet is ruined.
by stuka f
Thu Sep 03, 2020 3:13 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: Reproduction Officer Stars
Replies: 23
Views: 411

Re: Reproduction Officer Stars

Amybellars wrote:
Wed Sep 02, 2020 5:36 am
stuka f wrote:
Wed Sep 02, 2020 5:04 am
I could need some nuts too.
I don't mind buying stars as well. But would it be possible to ad additional nuts too?
Leh me know what nuts you want and I can send them to you.

Drop me an email at [email protected]
Thanks!
I'll do so asap.
by stuka f
Wed Sep 02, 2020 5:04 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: Reproduction Officer Stars
Replies: 23
Views: 411

Re: Reproduction Officer Stars

I could need some nuts too.
I don't mind buying stars as well. But would it be possible to ad additional nuts too?
by stuka f
Sun Aug 23, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.
Replies: 10
Views: 436

Re: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.

Thanks guy's.
I was planning to get a black one, but doubting about the form.
Does the chinstrat example on my link stands a chance ?
by stuka f
Sun Aug 23, 2020 4:21 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: French Adrian
Replies: 16
Views: 612

Re: French Adrian

Great helmet!
Sorry to hear about Jaap.
Thanks for your message.

cheers
Kris
by stuka f
Sun Aug 23, 2020 4:18 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.
Replies: 10
Views: 436

Re: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.

Hey Patrick,

I did mention it in my first message, but the link wasn't that clear.
Did you see;
https://repromilitaria.co.uk/ball-tufts-%26-plumes
Can't find the info I need on their website, but what do you think for what you see there.
Does the hairbush, match ?
by stuka f
Sun Aug 23, 2020 1:40 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: French Adrian
Replies: 16
Views: 612

Re: French Adrian

Thank you also to aicusv and Coert for the reply.
Looking forward to see your helmet, Coert.
by stuka f
Sun Aug 23, 2020 1:38 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: French Adrian
Replies: 16
Views: 612

Re: French Adrian

cptbob wrote:
Sat Aug 22, 2020 3:41 pm
That is cool. Did the individual soldiers keep their helmets and have the plate put on after the war was over?
Thanks.
Yes they did.
Not all of course, but it was quite common.
They probably had to buy the plate, and not everyone was able to have their name stamped or engraved on it.
by stuka f
Sat Aug 22, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: French Adrian
Replies: 16
Views: 612

Re: French Adrian

No nameon this one.
On the lookout for the next one
by stuka f
Sat Aug 22, 2020 5:13 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: French Adrian
Replies: 16
Views: 612

French Adrian

here is the first one of a new (sub)theme I am starting; WWI French Adrian's with the commemorative plate. I know some of the plates are add by collectors in the recent days, but that is something I'll have to deal with. First one in is a complete pionier. https://i90.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/r...
by stuka f
Sat Aug 22, 2020 5:03 am
Forum: Busbies/Pelzmützen
Topic: Leib Garde Hussar Enlisted Pelzmutze
Replies: 23
Views: 834

Re: Leib Garde Hussar Enlisted Pelzmutze

Love the presentation!
Can't comment on authenticity, but I like it never the less.
by stuka f
Fri Aug 21, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.
Replies: 10
Views: 436

Re: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.

Nice one indeed!
But I am going to stick with mine.

cheers
Kris
by stuka f
Fri Aug 21, 2020 6:56 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.
Replies: 10
Views: 436

Re: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.

Hey Patrick

to bad for the chinstrap.
Thanks for the link!
Keep them coming, need all the help I can get.
by stuka f
Fri Aug 21, 2020 3:00 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.
Replies: 10
Views: 436

Re: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.

Hey Patrick, thanks for your message. I would love to find anything that might suite the helmet. Having one rosette, can help me to copy it in plastic, for the time being in order to present the chinstrap if you find it. I'll have a look at your poste later on. I enjoyed it before, love to see it ag...
by stuka f
Thu Aug 20, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.
Replies: 10
Views: 436

British Victorian 1st Royal Dragoons helmet.

Don't know what it is with this helmets, but I think most of them must have been in Antwerp at one time... I remember seeing hunderds of them on shelfs at a well know theatre prop buisiness here in Antwerp. I do regret I never took a picture. That buisiness, called Bayens, moved a few decenia outsid...
by stuka f
Thu Aug 20, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Bavarian Felt Ersatz Shako
Replies: 9
Views: 302

Re: Bavarian Felt Ersatz Shako

Congrats!
Love it.
by stuka f
Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: My Covid 19 Defence Recommendations
Replies: 11
Views: 851

Re: My Covid 19 Defence Recommendations

Thanks fo the safety recommendations. I am safe ! Must be after all the safe's I got in past days. https://i.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/10735410.jpg [url=https://servimg.com/view/17443368/7827] https://i.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/rimg3640.jpg https://i.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/rimg3641.j...
by stuka f
Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reserve Prices are Such a Waste of Time
Replies: 4
Views: 502

Re: Reserve Prices are Such a Waste of Time

....sometimes there is no animo for one reason or a other, then your glad you did put a reserve on your item...
I am of course talking about reasonable reserves!
by stuka f
Fri Jul 10, 2020 7:29 am
Forum: General Site Information
Topic: Death of a Forum Member
Replies: 27
Views: 2044

Re: Death of a Forum Member

I got just informed on a other forum...
Very sad indeed.
My deepest condolences to his love one's.

Met him once, I think it was last year when he came to fetch something he baught, on a very nice Indian.
He will be missed indeed, in many ways.
by stuka f
Sat Jul 04, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Der Uberzug
Topic: Some harder to find Uberzugs
Replies: 13
Views: 1470

Re: Some harder to find Uberzugs

Very nice indeed!
by stuka f
Fri Jul 03, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Happy Canada day!
Replies: 1
Views: 352

Happy Canada day!

to all Canadians, here.
...and elswhere ;-)
cheers
Kris
by stuka f
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: Tschapkas
Topic: M15 Prussian Tschapka with field cover
Replies: 15
Views: 1238

Re: M15 Prussian Tschapka with field cover

Super!
by stuka f
Tue Jun 16, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Very Nice Württemberg M15 Enlisted Helmet
Replies: 11
Views: 1055

Re: Very Nice Württemberg M15 Enlisted Helmet

Great helmets!
I sadly sold one years ago. One that was a local find, in Ghent...
But I wasn't collecting at taht time, and needed the money.
On my list now.