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12 years ago
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Re: Apologies and Feedback

Looks like it was a good time! Shame I had to drop out, but glad I wasn't there in the cold and rain with a torn up ankle and a bad stomach bug (authe...

12 years ago
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Re: Which ones right??

That's what it was intended for, but you see lots of pictures with buttoned up smocks in the field.

12 years ago
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Re: The Kit Pic Thread

This is my second "Had I know when I was little" moment this week... My grandparents had a bunch of those white ones. And a couple of days...

12 years ago
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Re: Fallschirmjäger Questions.

The ones at the bottom? Put it on. Reach between your legs and pull one end of the split forward. Fold corresponding front over it and fasten the pop...

12 years ago
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Re: The Kit Pic Thread

Belt is hanging very low as well. Should not be over the pockets but inbetween the chest and hip pockets, only just below the ribcage.

12 years ago
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Re: Deepeeka vs China repro M38 helmets...

http://stores.ebay.nl/medieval-arms?_rdc=1 has them. Don't know any sellers in SE Asia.

12 years ago
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Re: Deepeeka vs China repro M38 helmets...

I can't say 100%, because I never had a Chinese helmet myself, but it's said most of the Chinese copies are after a size 68 shell, while the Deepeeka ...

12 years ago
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

*Gasp!* Are those Holi (Holy!) weapons of war I see? Have fun with the Trumpeter kit! They're pretty good when it comes to detail. That's why...

12 years ago
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Been a long time, but since I'm not going anywhere for a while, decided to get something to keep me occupied:

12 years ago
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Re: Deepeeka vs China repro M38 helmets...

It doesn't look too bad if a tad smallish. It does sit a bit too high. You could try getting the liner out to see if there is space to drill new holes...

12 years ago
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Re: Today I....

Having skateboarded through most of the late 80s and 90s (nowadays back to BMX), this is not my first ankle injury , but my ankles have usually retur...

12 years ago
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Re: Today I....

I'm on crutches for now. Probably best not to venture off-road for a couple of weeks, never mind the hassle of flying over...Rather save my money for ...

12 years ago
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Re: Today I....

...got my results back. Not broken, definitely torn something up. No Bastogne for me.

12 years ago
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Re: Which ones right??

I wish he was selling the Spearhead smock when I bought mine. The spot for the chest eagle is a real bugger to get to with that chest pocket being in ...

12 years ago
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Re: Roll call for Fallschirmjäger!

The short version: Ich auch! The long version: should have something passable as soon as my new helmet liner arrives (with an old pair of Docs and Br...

12 years ago
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Re: Which ones right??

See if you can source some of it second hand? The For Sale section here regularly has FJ stuff up and you could check ghe various reenactment boards a...

12 years ago
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Re: Which ones right??

Correct me if I'm wrong, but it is my understanding that pistols were issued so they would have something to shoot with right after landing. And later...

12 years ago
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Re: Which ones right??

Breadbag in green or LW blue. Canister possible, though typically filled with anything but a gas mask Unlike some reenactor groups, I believe I ha...

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