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  1. pickelhauben

    Question On Hessian Grays

    Hey Guys, Given the Germans did not throw anything away , I have 2 Hessian grays with cross bases. One with a standard spike and one with an arty ball. Both with extra holes for a standard spike base that the cross covers up. Both with NO extra holes behind the plates. Hessian plates have a...
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    Rare And Original Not sure if this one is from New Deli or from a trade school practicing metal work with an Indian teacher.
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    Looking For EM Gray Metal Rear Spine

    Hey Guys, I am looking for a 7 inch ( inside measurement from edge of bill to rim of spike base ) This apparently is a long one. I have 4 all too short. I contacted Brian hoping he would have one in stock. He had several NO DICE. Can anyone help me out in trying to find these hens teeth ?
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    Basket Case Felt

    Hey Guys, Here is my latest challange. I actually got this felt from a forum member. When done it will be a gray Prussian Arty The large rips in the back have been there a while , so long that the edges of the tears have actually rubbed together that the edges are rounded. This unfortunatly...
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    HEy Guys, I have two Hessian gray helmets that I have gotten about 10 years apart. One with cross base and standard spike the other with an arty ball. I took both apart to reveal 4 extra holes under the cross base for a standard spike. The cross base holes are punched out. No trace of the...
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    More Parts Wanted

    He Guys My parts list is growing longer and longer Grey Metal Prussian EM plate ( There is one now up for sale on France eba rear spine Long chance Oldenburg EM cocarde Still looking for Relic felts ( basket cases )
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    Ersatz Felt Info Needed

    Hey Guys, I just got a felt shell in that needs LOTS OF WORK !!!! All of the hardware is missing. Obviously it had a rear spine with shutter but no sign of front visor trim . I have never seen this set up before . I have seen the front visor and no rear spine . Has any body else seen this set up ?
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    Wanted EM Gray Arty Ball Top

    Hey Guys, I know that this is a long shot but I am looking for a gray metal EM Arty ball top. If you have the base to go with it I will take that as well. Thanks in advance.
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    Unusual Painted Camos Pic Looks like a group of helmet painting artisons.
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    Looks to be a liner to Pickelhaube bead roller.

    So that is how they got those liner beads to flatten. Great factory pics as well !
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    Rare Austrian Helmet

    Hs has some pictures some were of this style helmet being used in service. Hmmmmm......
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    Restoring Another Felt

    Hey Guys, I got this felt off of a forum member when I was seeking basket case felts.( I still am looking for them ) The dome was sunken in and the rear stitch line was torn along with the spike base. I was able to put the dome back into shape using an antique hat stretcher, a threaded eyelet...
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    Pioneer Wurt Felt ??

    Hey Guys, Has anybody ever seen or heard of a Pioneer Wurt felt helmet ? I am rebuilding a felt that has several tears on it and a silver EM plate I have fits perfect on it. But I have never seen a picture of one in the 25 years that I have been collecting.
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    This Belongs In A Museum

    If legit. I have not seen a camo combo in this pristine condition...
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    Saxon Felt Cocardes

    Hey Guys , I picked up a Saxon felt that needed a little help. It did not come with the cocardes. The post on Saxon cocardes is still wiped out due to the photobucket debacle. Because of being ersatz I would believe that it needs the saw teeth around the edges. It seems that there are more...
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    Brass EM Reserve Or Landwehr Plate Wanted

    Hey , Does anyone have a brass EM plate they are willing to part with at a reasonable price ? Thanks, Matthew
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    Felt With Unusual Spike Back Up Plate

    He Guys, What do you think about this one ? Looks to be original to me . Have you guys ever seen a back up device such as this ?
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    Did This Guy Use A Football To Make This Top ?
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    Unusual Wappen Scroll I have never seen this type of scroll. Is it legit ?
  20. pickelhauben

    Wurttemburg Front Plate

    Hey Guys, I am looking for a decent Wurt EM plate . I just got one in and it looked great but after cleaning it turned out to be copper ](*,) ](*,) ](*,) Missing antlers is OK but I rather have them on the plate.