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WAFFEN-ϟϟ M42 SD Stahlhelm

Discussion in 'German WWII Uniforms and Equipment' started by Friedhelm, Apr 8, 2017.

  1. Friedhelm

    Friedhelm Member

    May 24, 2016
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    Kingdom of Netherlands
    Hi Guys!

    One of the most desirable helmets . But i have my doubts about the liner which looks fake. Shell marked ET64 and Liner has size stamp. What do you think?

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  2. Skipper

    Skipper Kommodore

    Jun 6, 2006
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    I confirm , the liner is 100% fake. Keep the picture, because this is a typical liner used by fakers and it may help you to compare it with others : light brown leather darkened with oil and polish, sometimes coffee to make it look WW2 period.
    The decal is also fake. If you look carefully you'll be able to see a surplus was gratted on the top to make it even and also it was put on a cleaned area that is slightly bigger than the decal. In other words you have a shell sold with 2 extra zeros behind the price.
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