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    Help with Markings

    Very nice!
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    Saxon M15

    Interesting, I've never actually seen one before. I would love to see yours
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    Cyphered M15 board

    This case is pretty much the entirety of my imperial items from my Minnesota collection, most of these items except for the EK2, cockade and US disks came from the same seller, there is also a german map of Verdun. If I'm not mistaken this board is either for one of the bavarian regiments or its...
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    Saxon M15

    Here i have my Saxon M15 which is the other pickelhaube left here in my "Minnesota collection" this one actually came from a friend of my father who was clearing out his dads old junk and asked if he was interested in "old army junk" and my dad spotted this and sent it my way. Originally when I...
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    Dual marked M15

    I believe you are correct, I picked this one up for cheap on ebay a few years ago and recognized the 91st regiment mark on it and couldn't resist for the price, its also my only helmet which has the painted unit mark versus a stamped one
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    Dual marked M15

    Good morning everyone, I'm home on leave so I took some photos of things I don't normally have access to, one of them being this nice Prussian M15 pickelhaube with a stamp of C.J.R 91 and an interesting mark which starts with III L.J.R 85 what would the L be standing for in the later unit mark...
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    M15 tchapka

    And so the process begins, I gave the shell a good treatment of chamberlains leather milk and I'm starting to reshape it. Once the shell retains a proper shape I'll start restitching the visors and begin the hunt for replacement parts like cockades and an ever elusive mortar board. The wappen...
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    New purchase

    I would say a standard OR cockade
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    Help with Markings

    If you no longer have a use for the bavarian wappen I would be glad to take it off your hands
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    Basket Case Felt

    The only history that I have is that it was bought in Texas by a friend of mine along with my M15 wurttemburg, a bavarian reserve pickelhaube and another Prussian M15 pickelhaube, I bought the wurttemburg helmet and he subsequently sold the rest off as he couldn't afford to keep them. He's...
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    Prussian Feld Artillery Officer

    Impressive work as always!
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    Laundry list of parts.

    The Prussian officers pickelhaube is 11in from each attachment point for the chinscales measuring around the front of the helmet and the bing helmet is about 2.75 in from center to center of each slit for the wappen
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    Laundry list of parts.

    And from the rear hole of the spike base to the bottom of the helmet is 5in
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    Laundry list of parts.

    The inside of the helmet is 21in around and measuring the rear of the M15 from the first stitch hole of the rear visor to the last is 9in
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    Laundry list of parts.

    I will take some measurements and post them here, I have to say I've been pretty lucky with my restorations and have only ever had those problems with visor trim haha
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    Laundry list of parts.

    Hello all, I have a few projects id like to attempt to finish before the holidays while I still have the funds! I am in the market for M15 fittings and a rear visor to match my M15 wurttemburg project helmet, a M95 bavarian wappen to go with a bing helmet and officers chinscales to fit my...
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    Does Anybody Else Collect Headgear Sets?

    Now thats quite the impressive set
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    Curious liner

    I've never seen one done like this before, I wonder if it was done period or after its use in the military by a family member or even a theater company
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    Curious liner

    Has anyone ever seen helmets with what appears to be a canvas liner like this one? https://www.ebay.de/itm/Kuerassier-Helm-/144290653222?mkcid=16&mkevt=1&_trksid=p2349624.m46890.l49286&mkrid=707-127634-2357-0
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    M17 helmets

    Traded away, moderators please remove
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