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by Mauser
Sat May 21, 2016 8:00 am
Forum: Helmets and Helmet Restoration
Topic: M40 restoration
Replies: 2
Views: 6918

Re: M40 restoration

Thanks for the answer, I'll try to strip it and repaint it.
by Mauser
Thu May 19, 2016 3:04 pm
Forum: Helmets and Helmet Restoration
Topic: M40 restoration
Replies: 2
Views: 6918

M40 restoration

Hi, guys! I recently got this M40 helmet from a local motorbike club really cheap. It seams it's a M40 with a crappy liner, but the shell itself looks ok. As I plan to repaint it ,change the liner and chinstrap, what would you sugjest, should I entirely strip the paint, or just paint over? Thanks! H...
by Mauser
Sun Sep 25, 2011 7:22 am
Forum: Helmets and Helmet Restoration
Topic: New restoration project
Replies: 2
Views: 2829

Re: New restoration project

Thanks for your answer!

If you think welding will show as a difficult task, considering the structure of the helmet, then I'll just use some strong polyester fiber putty.

After the completion, I'll post some photos.

Cheers,

Mauser
by Mauser
Sat Sep 24, 2011 4:25 pm
Forum: Helmets and Helmet Restoration
Topic: New restoration project
Replies: 2
Views: 2829

New restoration project

Hi all! A friend of mine brought me a present this morning - M40 helmet shell. The shell is painted black (which will be stripped, of course), and apart from being rusty from the inside, it has a nasty 2" long crack on the top of the dome, together with a few small holes. As I already said, I intend...
by Mauser
Fri Jun 10, 2011 12:39 pm
Forum: For sale
Topic: Luftwaffe Officer Cap, Uniform Belt and Boots.
Replies: 6
Views: 927

Re: Luftwaffe Officer Cap, Uniform Belt and Boots.

Hi!

How much for the belt?

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