wehrmacht awards


Go Back   Wehrmacht-Awards.com Militaria Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 3000
Search took 0.27 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: SMP
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-22-2020, 07:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 697
Posted By SMP
Finally got a late version, Willi . Should...

Finally got a late version, Willi .
Should suit my FJR6 mannequin .
Forum: Luftwaffe Flying Corps: Uniforms, Traditions, and Equipment 02-18-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 1,253
Views: 324,290
Posted By SMP
Sorry Willi , I missed your reply. Yes,...

Sorry Willi , I missed your reply.


Yes, it is very odd. I can tell you that I checked it under UV and it doesn't glow. I have never seen another like it, and I don't recognise the shirt...
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-18-2020, 02:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 667
Posted By SMP
Thanks, Were they bare brass, or did some...

Thanks,


Were they bare brass, or did some of them have a silver wash ?
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-17-2020, 05:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 667
Posted By SMP
Hi Sergey, your previous question prompted me to...

Hi Sergey, your previous question prompted me to think about buckles. I have had 2 M38 that had brass friction buckles. One was a DD, so I am guessing that the earliest straps used brass. Is that...
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-16-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 667
Posted By SMP
Hi Sergey, It is not early. The grommets were...

Hi Sergey,
It is not early. The grommets were zinc and steel. The buckle was steel.
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-15-2020, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By SMP
Not original, I'm afraid .

Not original, I'm afraid .
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-15-2020, 06:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,891
Posted By SMP
Very nice flared rim !

Very nice flared rim !
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-13-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 667
Posted By SMP
Prym 4

Prym 4
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-13-2020, 02:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 667
Posted By SMP
Most STOCKOs are brass , but here is a steel one...

Most STOCKOs are brass , but here is a steel one with a PRYM mechanism.
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-13-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 667
Posted By SMP
Derby 4

Derby 4
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-13-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 667
Posted By SMP
I think you will find that all the PRYM 4H snaps...

I think you will find that all the PRYM 4H snaps are nickel plated brass, whilst all the PRYM 4 snaps are steel. I therefore suspect the "H" denotes the material used.
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-12-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,891
Posted By SMP
I agree, and I think we were all fooled by this...

I agree, and I think we were all fooled by this one


http://www.wehrmacht-awards.com/forums/showthread.php?t=240529


Shame that there was no close ups of the decal, because I believe it would...
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-12-2020, 01:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,891
Posted By SMP
Thanks Walter, We all know helmets get...

Thanks Walter,


We all know helmets get made from the parts bin, and bolts are easily replaced, but I like the idea that ckl came after CKL, because of the steel bolts.


So , how do you feel...
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-11-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,891
Posted By SMP
Damn, this thread is over 12 years old......, but...

Damn, this thread is over 12 years old......, but since it has been resurrected , can I ask - does anyone know why some are marked CKL, while others are marked ckl ? Also, do we believe any of them...
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-10-2020, 02:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 730
Posted By SMP
It plugs into the filter when it is not in use....

It plugs into the filter when it is not in use. It keeps it water tight
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-10-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 562
Posted By SMP
Never know what you will find ! Congrats, Bob . ...

Never know what you will find ! Congrats, Bob .


( 550 is the break limit -550 lbs )
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-10-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 730
Posted By SMP
Great items . Love the fact you know where they...

Great items . Love the fact you know where they came from. Congratulations !
Forum: John Burnett Helmet Forum 02-09-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 435
Posted By SMP
Genuine , IMO.

Genuine , IMO.
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 02-08-2020, 02:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 424
Posted By SMP
Thanks , Barry. He is listed as Australian by...

Thanks , Barry.
He is listed as Australian by the Australian Army Museum, but you are probably right !
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 02-08-2020, 08:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 424
Posted By SMP
More Australians on Crete. Hard to tell what type...

More Australians on Crete. Hard to tell what type the helmets are, but note the net.
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 02-08-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 424
Posted By SMP
Australian on Crete with same net as above.

Australian on Crete with same net as above.
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-08-2020, 06:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 477
Posted By SMP
It is all fake IMO

It is all fake IMO
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 02-08-2020, 02:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 424
Posted By SMP
As in the link above. Here is a 1940...

As in the link above.


Here is a 1940 dated shell. The liner would be ink stamped on the band.
Forum: Fallschirmjäger Forum 02-07-2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,180
Posted By SMP
Congratulations !

Congratulations !
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 02-06-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By SMP
Empty case catcher. It fits beneath the ejection...

Empty case catcher. It fits beneath the ejection port.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 3000

 
Forum Jump






vBulletin skins developed by: eXtremepixels
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Copyright Wehrmacht-Awards.com