Article about: If I rub that helmet with a cloth with acetone, firstly little spots of the red paint vanish. So I have to continue with rubbing. But when I do that, I rub away the original colour in those
Never saw something like that. Is this the only one left?
No it's not the only one. I have a 2 piece Gladiator Luftschutz helmet (also red). I scraped the red paint on the emblem with a kind of blade.
And the fire dept of my village have more. much more. You know, I live in a small village in Bavaria (Suzberg). And I think they used the old war helmets only here as helmets for the firemen.
Last edited by OrangSoldier; 02-19-2010 at 08:57 AM.