Both are bad.
Looks like all four were done by the same hand.
There are many commonalities like the freshly rusted rivets and repro liners.
Someone has been busy... sorry.
" When you're chewing on life's gristle, don't grumble, give a whistle "
thank you for all your replies and fortunately i don't own them !
i'll never buy anything without being at 100% sure that the item is original
i learned from my previous mistakes!
they re all coming from the same seller and sold as original...
You've only got to compare the difference in aging between the inner and outer shell on the snow camo!...
It's a wasted trip baby. Nobody said nothing about locking horns with no Tigers.
I'm Spartacus, not really i'm Paul!...
Winter camo and wire helmets..if original command top prices. Great that you are looking for advice first.
Have you considered using the classifieds here? Also, here are some reliable dealers.
Australia Helmet Dealers
My greatest fear is that one day I will die and my wife will sell my guns for what I told her I paid for them
"Don't tell me these are investments if you never intend to sell anything" (Quote: Wife)
The second one is using American pattern reverse twist chicken wire. To reiterate again, this has never been found on a genuine wired helmet as the European pattern that is just a straight twist pattern was only ever used. It's the most obvious sign of all regarding this type IMO.
'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'
In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.