Wanted: Larger-Sized Afghanka Kepi, Ushanka

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    APreston
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    Wanted: Larger-Sized Afghanka Kepi, Ushanka

    Post by APreston on Thu Jan 12, 2012 5:10 pm

    In the process of building/sourcing a 1980s Soviet-Afghan War kit, missing a source for the kepi and the standard grey ushanka. Well, to be fair, I've found sources, but none with size 60-62. Damn my giant head Mad anyhow, if anyone has one of these they'd be willing to part with, I'd appreciate a PM with offer. Would prefer one with the red star on it but not important as these are fairly easy to find.

    shoru
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    Re: Wanted: Larger-Sized Afghanka Kepi, Ushanka

    Post by shoru on Thu Jan 12, 2012 5:48 pm

    I normally wear a size 58 for hats.
    The size 60 Ushanka I own feels like a 56, REALLY tight!
    I heard the same things from other Ushanka owners before, too.

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    Re: Wanted: Larger-Sized Afghanka Kepi, Ushanka

    Post by CollectinSteve on Thu Jan 12, 2012 5:57 pm

    Yes, Soviet sizes tend to run tight from my experience. But not always!

    Steve

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