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German helmet passed down by Grandfather

Article about: Hello all- I have been trying to find somebody that could tell me a little info about a helmet that was passed down to me by my grandfather, and I wound up here. Seems that message boards li

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    Default Re: German helmet passed down by Grandfather

    Nice original SS helmet in my opinion and a special strap configuration. I own a Normandy camo with a gasmask can strap.
    No need to pay for an authentification , the best way to get it authenticated is by way of a forum.

    Please keep the helmet in this state and don't attempt to use products on the exterior or on the leather to attempt to revive it. Just store it in a normal environment , a regularly heated room.

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    Default Re: German helmet passed down by Grandfather

    I'm surprised Doug hasn't commented on this yet.

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    Default Re: German helmet passed down by Grandfather

    Im no expert in this field but its crossed my mind that blood has a salt content which could easily break leather down in this way.Remember your Mum telling you not to wear your best shoes down the beach cos it rots them?

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