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#355A SD Army DAK Helmet
Old 11-16-2019, 12:25 PM   #1
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Default #355A SD Army DAK Helmet

Found in an Atlanta basement many years ago.....


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Old 11-16-2019, 12:28 PM   #2
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Old 11-16-2019, 12:29 PM   #3
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Old 11-16-2019, 06:39 PM   #4
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Thats a great helmet Ron
I love when basements give up their secrets.
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Old 11-16-2019, 06:54 PM   #5
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Nice..I really like the paint on the liner band. Looks like that same yellow is under the thick camo paint as it may have had just a smooth camo finish at one time.
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Old 11-16-2019, 09:32 PM   #6
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Old 11-17-2019, 08:43 AM   #7
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Great looking example!


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Old 11-17-2019, 01:39 PM   #8
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Nice one Ron
Really talks to you in so many ways
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Old 11-18-2019, 10:03 AM   #9
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speechless...
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Old 11-18-2019, 10:19 AM   #10
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This one is up there as one of the best examples of a DAK helmet you can own. Wish it were mine.
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Old 11-19-2019, 12:37 AM   #11
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My favorite love this one in hand its the best...!!!
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Old 11-19-2019, 12:04 PM   #12
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That is killer, thank you Ron for giving one some relief here from the endless conveyor belt of bad helmets.
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Old 11-19-2019, 12:37 PM   #13
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Now this is a real DAK helmet and it tells it own story. J
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Old 11-19-2019, 07:13 PM   #14
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what a beauty
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Old 11-21-2019, 10:44 AM   #15
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Super nice lid Ron ! I like the painted skirt, lots of character. Nice photos as well as per usual.

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