Big Red Says
M-1 Helmet Fabrication III - Spanking Operation
The spanking operation bent the visor of the helmet back down in the opposite direction of the initial draw.
Perspectives I - The Rest Of The Story
How you choose to define your perspective on collecting will determine how the collecting community views you.
M-1 Helmet Production Breakage III - Understanding Why Helmets Cracked
A brief review of how “residual stress” in a finished helmet body was affected by a combination of poor-quality steel, poor manufacturing habits and the design of the helmet.
Now That's Funny! VIII - Leatherneck Laughs
Mema's Slip Cover
M-1 Helmet Production Breakage II
Identifying Helmet Cracks
Most defective helmets were used or discarded depending on the severity of the defect.