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My WWII MI Helmet fixed bale

Article about: I bought this helmet a while back. I got the shell a long time ago .It is marked 162C. Then I got the liner a few months back. The liner is a Firestone G9 and is not as green as it looks in

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    Default My WWII MI Helmet fixed bale

    I bought this helmet a while back. I got the shell a long time ago .It is marked 162C. Then I got the liner a few months back. The liner is a Firestone G9 and is not as green as it looks in the photo.If anybody would like more photo's just ask. Gary
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    very nice mate looks to have an early green buckle liner chin strap as well nice pick up

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    Yes it does thanks Nick. Glad you like it. Gary

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    Very, very nice Gary. I really like the color. You could almost wear that to work. Might raise some eyebrows though.

    Take care,
    Jay

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    Hi Jay thanks . Yes I would get some strange looks, but hell life is short. Gary

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    the shell has a nice original finish

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    Battle Gear thanks. The guy I got it off said it sat in the shed for a long time . You can see were water was dripping on it for some time. Gary

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    Hi Gary,
    you have made up a vey nice helmet there worth keeping in any collection. i like the shell as it has the original finish, plus the liner looks great in it, you have done well.
    dave

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    Thanks Dave i'm very happy with it. Its funny but the liner cost more then the helmet. Gary

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