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by kaiser
Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Prussian General Officer Pickelhauben- named
Replies: 9
Views: 116

Re: Prussian General Officer Pickelhauben- named

Nice one to ad to any collectionπŸ˜‰πŸ˜‰

Jonas
by kaiser
Thu Jun 14, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Very odd helmet
Replies: 3
Views: 81

Re: Very odd helmet

Deffinitly a huge copy the guy who makes these is just there to rip people off
For jung starters in the hobby these types are spoiler alert
If you collect or start to collect first thing you do is buy books not one but lots of them
They will become handy one day

Jonas
by kaiser
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: The Forgotten Faschinenmesser
Replies: 40
Views: 32788

Re: The Forgotten Faschinenmesser

In geman it states
ERSATZ-BATAILLON DES INFANTERIE REGIMENT
in englsch it means
REPLACEMENT BATTAILION OF AN INFANTRY REGIMENT

Nice faschinenmesserπŸ˜‰πŸ˜‰

Jonas
by kaiser
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: 3. Thuringisches Infanterie Regiment (Nr. 71) Pickelhaube
Replies: 40
Views: 849

Re: 3. Thuringisches Infanterie Regiment (Nr. 71) Pickelhaube

A remarkeble collection you got there,seen a few that i would like πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
As for the first helmet that started this thread
You cant mis on that marking looks huge if you ask me


Jonas
by kaiser
Tue Jun 12, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Fus Artillerie regiment nr 9
Replies: 17
Views: 402

Re: Fus Artillerie regiment nr 9

Very nice one ,seen this one before !!!!
Offered it to a friend of mine but was gone the next day so now i know you have it
Great one if you like those with markings in it πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
by kaiser
Sun Jun 03, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Found a Pickelhaube Wappen
Replies: 18
Views: 475

Re: Found a Pickelhaube Wappen

I have seen this type of eagle on a few ersats helmets this was mounted on it with a single screw into the center of the eagle
Seen it on bing helmets as wel on a weisenburger helmet
by kaiser
Sun Jun 03, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: More Prussian Standard Bearers
Replies: 5
Views: 225

Re: More Prussian Standard Bearers

Maybe its due to the fact they were made in diferent factories that the are diffrent in dimentions or there where no surtan regulations in witch size these had to be made

Great find by the way

Jonas
by kaiser
Mon May 28, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: A Rare Bird, sorry I meant Griffin --- TB14
Replies: 9
Views: 251

Re: A Rare Bird, sorry I meant Griffin --- TB14

This is a very nice griffin

Congrats on this one

Jonas
by kaiser
Mon May 28, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Lets see your Train helmets!
Replies: 24
Views: 4720

Re: Lets see your Train helmets!

That is a nice bade tshako never seen one only pruisian and sachsen ones are more common to find

Nice oneπŸ‘Œ
by kaiser
Sun May 27, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Abbreviations in German-Military (from 1943)
Replies: 1
Views: 80

Re: Abbreviations in German-Military (from 1943)

Interesting link that you have shared here, some of the abbreviations are useble for wo1 so it will deffinitly usefull for other people

Thanks for sharing it with us

Jonas
by kaiser
Sat May 26, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local monument
Replies: 6
Views: 84

Re: Local monument

Just minutes ago had a reply bad server gateway and a meer second later it was back to no problems

Jonas
by kaiser
Sat May 26, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Rarest of All Pickelhaubes
Replies: 25
Views: 562

Re: Rarest of All Pickelhaubes

If you found this one for that price luck was on your side that day
I have never been that lucky

Jonas
by kaiser
Sat May 26, 2018 12:24 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: the morser on the mountain?
Replies: 9
Views: 265

Re: the morser on the mountain?

You got lucky to find one 50 years ago
Did you get the chanse to see more of those in private collections
These look so cool πŸ˜‰

Jonas
by kaiser
Sat May 26, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Rarest of All Pickelhaubes
Replies: 25
Views: 562

Re: Rarest of All Pickelhaubes

Under $50 ..... think you wil need a ful lifetime to be able to find your first one... and maybe wil be your last one.... becose you wil get a hart attaque just clarefying the price on it πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
by kaiser
Fri May 25, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Rarest of All Pickelhaubes
Replies: 25
Views: 562

Re: Rarest of All Pickelhaubes

One on the wish list i dont have would be a few for me but there was one on the baldwin auction

The saxon "football" ersatz helmet
a ersatz IR92
Dragoner m15

One can dream and hope......... once maybe once.....

Jonas
by kaiser
Fri May 25, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: 30,5 Skoda Morter Model
Replies: 10
Views: 225

Re: 30,5 Skoda Morter Model

That is a cool model
Never had the chance to see one in real life

Jonas
by kaiser
Fri May 25, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: 3. Thuringisches Infanterie Regiment (Nr. 71) Pickelhaube
Replies: 40
Views: 849

Re: 3. Thuringisches Infanterie Regiment (Nr. 71) Pickelhaube

Thats a nice one and a very clear marking in itπŸ‘Œ
Great find

Jonas
by kaiser
Thu May 24, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Information on schuppenkette wanted
Replies: 12
Views: 253

Re: Information on schuppenkette wanted

Are there more helmets that have the same feature with that bursting bomb than grenadier regiment zu pferde von derffinger nr 3
Or is this the only regiment that had this kind of previlege
What thus it represent that bursting bomb on those scales
by kaiser
Wed May 23, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: Michael Baldwin Collection auction part 1. 31 January
Replies: 28
Views: 1282

Re: Michael Baldwin Collection auction part 1. 31 January

I had placed a bed on three items that i liked but non of them came to me as i was outbid on al of them I was at work so i could only folow an hour of the bidding I saw that to the baden one with its big price Oh well it was fun to see the prices going sky high Non the less congrats with your kit he...
by kaiser
Tue May 22, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: General Site Information
Topic: Strange things
Replies: 6
Views: 185

Re: Strange things

It was me who corrected it
My mistake
I was at work when i noticed that there was a reply to my post with the correct word so i changed it right away
Aicusv dont worry you 're not loosing it..... not yet anyway🀣🀣
by kaiser
Tue May 22, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Information on schuppenkette wanted
Replies: 12
Views: 253

Re: Information on schuppenkette wanted

I made a little mistake in the tittle i did not now exactly how to write schuppekette 911car corrected me on that so i made the change in the tittle #john you nailed it that is indeed the feature that i was refering to is this legit to this helmet an do you have any idea why this helmet has this fea...
by kaiser
Tue May 22, 2018 12:23 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Information on schuppenkette wanted
Replies: 12
Views: 253

Re: Information on schuppenkette wanted

If the feature of that bom onto the schuppenkette is regular to this type of helmet
For me its olso the first time i heard about it about this kind of schuppenkette so i could not provide hem with an answor
by kaiser
Mon May 21, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Information on schuppenkette wanted
Replies: 12
Views: 253

Information on schuppenkette wanted

A friend of mine is interested in a parade helmet that he whas offered According to wat he told me it should be a dragoner with a black parade plume and a brass schuppenkette But the thing he was wondering about is that the rosettes from the schuppenkette bares a flame on top or it lookes like a bom...
by kaiser
Sun May 20, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Kit helmet
Replies: 5
Views: 173

Re: Kit helmet

That is a very nice explanation fun to read and wel written olso

Great one joeπŸ‘Œ
by kaiser
Sun May 20, 2018 3:42 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: 1870 EK
Replies: 12
Views: 333

Re: 1870 EK

Even more than just a 1870 EK its a astonising set you have found

Well doneπŸ‘Œ
by kaiser
Sun May 20, 2018 1:29 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: The Parade Trichter
Replies: 8
Views: 176

Re: The Parade Trichter

Ah this is a great oppertiunaty to keep my eyes open ,knowing what to look for if i want to buy a helmet with a plume I collect just feldgraue helmets but i would easely make an exeption for a helmet with a black or white plume on it Dont know why but a red plume is just not my 'thing' Sutch a parad...
by kaiser
Sun May 20, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: British Royal Gibraltar Regiment Helmets
Replies: 8
Views: 126

Re: British Royal Gibraltar Regiment Helmets

They look very nice both of them .its great to know its background becose i would dated them mutch older
Simply becose i know little as nothing about those helmets
Thanks for sharingπŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘Œ
by kaiser
Sun May 20, 2018 1:06 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Pickelhaube 2 is on the way
Replies: 24
Views: 409

Re: Pickelhaube 2 is on the way

I see it this way, share the experience with others that are new or fairly new with the ww1 era that is a must Why keeping the knodledge for yourself if you collect. Sharing information is a way of life not just for us but many generations after us that will follow the footsteps of collecting Jonas
by kaiser
Sat May 19, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Pickelhaube 2 is on the way
Replies: 24
Views: 409

Re: Pickelhaube 2 is on the way

Your first helmet was the better one ,its a shame on this one becose its not a good one as allready was mentiont If you are offered a helmet i think its better to show it here to get some second third and even more opinions on the helmets becose its always a shame you end up with a parts helmet or a...
by kaiser
Fri May 18, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: Garde Dragoner: Johan Weber
Replies: 31
Views: 1009

Re: Garde Dragoner: Johan Weber

Its a beautyπŸ˜ŽπŸ˜‰
by kaiser
Fri May 18, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Hessen pickelhaube fake or not?
Replies: 20
Views: 2095

Re: Hessen pickelhaube fake or not?

My eyes hurt by looking to it
As sergei stated its a very bad fake

Jonas
by kaiser
Thu May 17, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Bavarian Officer Pickelhaube
Replies: 27
Views: 407

Re: Bavarian Officer Pickelhaube

That is perfectly legit you even can find an officer helmet that has a schubbekette with the same characteristics as seen on the kreutzblatt

As for the hole in the spike damn if he would have been a bit taller ,he would be doing "the long walk'
He was lucky i guess
by kaiser
Thu May 17, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Welcome to Pickelhaubes.Com
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 22
Views: 339

Re: Hello from Germany

Welcome here on the forum, whatever information you are looking for this is the right placeπŸ‘

Jonas
by kaiser
Thu May 17, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Bavarian Officer Pickelhaube
Replies: 27
Views: 407

Re: Bavarian Officer Pickelhaube

The first one you have found and you have found very good
One that is made out of kriegs metal and a fiber body
Welcome here on the forum thomas
Seems you got an eye for the good stuffπŸ‘€

Jonas
by kaiser
Thu May 17, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Waterloo helmet with cover
Replies: 21
Views: 560

Re: Waterloo helmet with cover

I am not into prices of DD AK helmets but i would find it very sad to have a spike helmet in one hand and the cover in the other hand and stil have to take those two apart , surtanly in this matter since they are full matching They belong together ,they once were and still are Hope for sure you can ...
by kaiser
Tue May 15, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Waterloo helmet with cover
Replies: 21
Views: 560

Re: Waterloo helmet with cover

Better than this????
Full matching helmet and cover are very hard to find
Jackpot amy or as we say it without sound katsing katsjing
by kaiser
Tue May 08, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: French Indo-Chinese Salacco
Replies: 3
Views: 114

Re: French Indo-Chinese Salacco

Never seen this one at ciney i was there by the early ones by 7 o clock so every one stil had to unpack there stuf
Seems i must have misted this one

I nice one for sure
by kaiser
Tue May 08, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Hessian glory
Replies: 39
Views: 783

Re: Hessian glory

Masterpieces,both of themπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘Œ
by kaiser
Fri May 04, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: My always evolving cabinet…
Replies: 20
Views: 500

Re: My always evolving cabinet…

Looks like you need a second cabinet becose this one seems full ,or if you want i saw 2 helmets that i would be pleased to take over from youπŸ˜‰

Nice helmets you got there
by kaiser
Fri May 04, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Unique rosettes and inner reinforced plate
Replies: 15
Views: 526

Re: Unique rosettes and inner reinforced plate

Those helmets look very nice aspecialy the plates are an eyecatcher on both helmets
Wel done amy
by kaiser
Thu May 03, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: Garde Dragoner: Johan Weber
Replies: 31
Views: 1009

Re: Garde Dragoner: Johan Weber

Just a miner thing i noticed ,there is some shellac gone on this helmet I was wondering if you just do those little spots will that work for the end result or is it always "if you do one spot you better do the whole helmet" The helmet came out great and i will be curious to see the helmet with its p...
by kaiser
Wed May 02, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Ciney find
Replies: 25
Views: 802

Re: Ciney find

I think i saw this one not sure of it, was it not in the upper hall that the seller was located
Could be a similar to i am not sure
I went also to ciney but gave me a time out at sander van zanten his stand so lost a bit of time from chatting with him
by kaiser
Wed May 02, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Steel Combat Helmets 1916- 1918
Topic: Berndorfer Opinions
Replies: 6
Views: 303

Re: Berndorfer Opinions

I am not into these helmets but at first glance i cant see anything suspicious on this one
For me it looks legit

Jonas
by kaiser
Wed May 02, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Ciney find
Replies: 25
Views: 802

Re: Ciney find

Becose you are refering to the book of late mr baldwin is this of meaning that its the same helmet as was in the collection of michael baldwin
That is defenitly a great haul if you ask me
Just been checking my books
Well done ...so for you it was a succes

Jonas
by kaiser
Mon Apr 30, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Ciney find
Replies: 25
Views: 802

Re: Ciney find

That is indeed a great helmet ,well done
You had a good day by the look of it πŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘ŒπŸ‘πŸ‘
by kaiser
Fri Apr 27, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Field Gray Painted Brass
Replies: 3
Views: 173

Re: Field Gray Painted Brass

Never seen sutch a plate in real life but i am sure they are out there maybe other members here wil be ceen enough to share there pictures or information i wont be of mutch help with pictures
by kaiser
Fri Apr 27, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: J. Bambus - Fittings Question
Replies: 10
Views: 301

Re: J. Bambus - Fittings Question

https://www.pickelhaubes.com/bb/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=10733 The link schould guide you to the helmet as mentiont above I looked some more to your helmet so the grommets are brass the spike and the base the plate are too Only the side posts are not If and i say if it was a parts helmet it wold be easye...
by kaiser
Fri Apr 27, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: J. Bambus - Fittings Question
Replies: 10
Views: 301

Re: J. Bambus - Fittings Question

I have a helmet that has a mixture of parts and colors Even the markings are a mixture saying its marked FR90 but has a pruissian plate on it Somewhere in the latest find section this helmet of mine is mentiont(will try to dig it up and mention it here in this post ) So in my opinion it is perfectly...
by kaiser
Fri Apr 27, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Toy soldiers Publius. WW1
Replies: 6
Views: 263

Re: Toy soldiers Publius. WW1

I once had a similar product where you could make them in lead there where 3 of 4 moulds in that set but my father sold it before i collected german wo1 items The figures could olso be painted in pre war collors as wel in fieldgrey ,the paint was included in the set as well Damn i wish he did not se...
by kaiser
Fri Apr 27, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: My collection
Replies: 24
Views: 732

Re: My collection

Thats a'n outstanding collection,as for the condition these helmets are in it will be a very big challenge to upgrading them
They are one by one mind blowing if you ask me

Well done zebedeus