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Offline Mark K

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Thought I might share one of my newest acquisitions that I received in the post a couple of days back still doing a bit of research so if anyone has any info they would like to add please feel free to do so as compo helmets are not my area of expertise and or study....
As best I can tell it is a US produced Hi Cut Ballistic Composite all of the interior tags are either covered by Velcro pads and or have been removed and the only thing visible is the remnants of one tag and + L 2 that has been embossed in the dome in the interior...
The helmet weighs in at 1592 grams so just over 1.5 Kilo's it has been fitted with a Fast Ops Core OCC-Dial Up harness/liner with EPP pads, fit band,Head loc 4 point chinstrap...I believe the NVG mount on the front is for the ACH/MICH DE as seen in the images the helmet band is sporting blood type and British service number it has been suggested by a knowledgeable friend and collector that it may have seen service in the SBS ...

Regards Mark

Offline Jerry BB

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super cool modern lid Mark, superb.
Regards,

Jerry BB.

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Many thanx Jerry a friend and fellow collector that specialises in compo lids is going to help me with a bit of research on what type of NVG gear and other attachments that I need to help finish it off to display it in full order as one would see it used in the field and or on a night op..

Regards Mark

 

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