M-51 with satin 300 cover.

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    M-51 with satin 300 cover.

    Post by Easy Gee on Sun Sep 02, 2012 11:19 am

    Hi Guys.Thought you might like to see my latest recreation, M-51 with satin 300 cover.These types of covers which is actually a Satin 300 hood, and inner tubes were used in Kolwezi, Beirut amongst other conflicts which the French forces were involved in!!

    Feel free to comment Smile


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    Re: M-51 with satin 300 cover.

    Post by loski on Sun Sep 02, 2012 4:33 pm

    Hi Gary
    That looks real nice and reminds me my Mle 51/56 would benifit from a satin 300 hood MMMMMM maybe next month.

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    Re: M-51 with satin 300 cover.

    Post by Easy Gee on Mon Sep 03, 2012 3:35 pm

    Cheers Graham, glad you like it Mate.

    I'm after a Mle 56, your after a Satin 300 hood..bloody typical eh, maybe we should condense our collections Smile

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    Re: M-51 with satin 300 cover.

    Post by loski on Mon Sep 03, 2012 4:05 pm

    Hi Gary
    now there is an ida

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    Re: M-51 with satin 300 cover.

    Post by Easy Gee on Tue Sep 04, 2012 4:54 pm

    loski wrote:Hi Gary
    now there is an ida


    Where will it end Mate....wife swop Laughing

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    More 51's

    Post by Easy Gee on Thu Sep 13, 2012 4:10 pm

    A few more M-51's for your opinions.

    First up,fairly minty M-51 with fixed bales.

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    Re: M-51 with satin 300 cover.

    Post by loski on Thu Sep 13, 2012 4:17 pm

    Nice Gary I have a minty M51 cost me a tenner when I bought it it was still wraped in the brown paper from the factory pics to follow

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    Re: M-51 with satin 300 cover.

    Post by Easy Gee on Thu Sep 13, 2012 4:24 pm

    This particular model has a M-65 Amoured vehicle Helmet.Correct French pronunciation Sous-casque radio char modèle 65,fitted in the shell. These M-65 models were used during the 60's and 70's and are not that common, so I am pleased to have this one in my collection.


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    Re: M-51 with satin 300 cover.

    Post by Easy Gee on Thu Sep 13, 2012 4:25 pm

    loski wrote:Nice Gary I have a minty M51 cost me a tenner when I bought it it was still wraped in the brown paper from the factory pics to follow


    Cheers Graham, yeah I look forward to seeing your's Mate, sounds very good Smile

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    Re: M-51 with satin 300 cover.

    Post by belgium_one on Wed Feb 03, 2016 3:42 pm

    Hello

    some pictures of my radio-char m65 helmet . It is brand new but it does not have any manufacturing stamp inside !







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