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Steel helmet M16 camo

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    Here's a M16 camo, produced by Hermann Weissenberger & Co. size 66. The liner is not so good as I wanted it to be, but I can live with it...
    Notice the left lug is still filled with dirth...

    Adler
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    Great looking lid! I'd love to eventually find one with a camo pattern!
    Looks good!

    Rob

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    Default Re: Steel helmet M16 camo

    Hi Adler , it looks fantastic inside and out ! nice to see it

    cheers Al

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    iron cross
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    Great looking helmet, love the camo pattern

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    pjm
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    The lug was probably filled deliberately with dirt to keep the helmet from whistling in the wind. I collected these a while back in the 1980's and in process had several with filled lugs. It may be helmet lore, but according to what I learned, this was the reason.

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    Thank you very much for your comments gentlemen!

    Adler

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