Dating the M1 Steel Helmet
Original U.S. WWII 1943 M1 McCord Front Seam Helmet with Westinghouse Liner
Post by lt. Quick links. Any M1 helmet specialists out there? I’ve been given a “WW2 M1 helmet”.
With only documents to date indicating McCord received contracts during this period, it seems Motor Wheel was a sub-contractor who’s total.
It has been stated several other messages in this board the heat stamp cannot be used as date indication. Ok, I hope the mods can post more accurate info like the messages where this info shows. Based on your info, can be between , 43 as the latest There is a dating chart in one of the M1 helmet books Some of the early heat stamps have shown up on later helmets but, this seems to be a rare production anomaly and not the norm.
WWII M2 DBale Airborne Helmet Pathfinder & Paratrooper Liner
Original Item: Only One Available. The U. WWII M-1 helmet was only produced from to The first production batch resulted with over , M-1 helmets before the start of the American involvement in the war.
Huge poster that measures about x 89 centimeter with a McCord fixed bail steel shell. dated. This will look awesome framed.
Original Item: Only One Available. The U. WWII M-1 helmet was only produced from to The first production batch resulted with over , M-1 helmets before the start of the American involvement in the war. This helmet is stamped C which indicates the approximate manufacture date of October Each completed raw M-1 helmet shell weighed 2. The later M-1 helmet shells had a set of swivel movable chinstrap loops called bales and a stainless steel rim.
These rims were both rust resistant and had “non-magnetic qualities” that reduced the chance of error readings when placed around certain sensitive equipment such as a compass. This helmet is a fine example and still retains all of its original WW2 parts and the shell has all original “corked” grain paint. The liner is correct high pressure WWII issue and stamped with a W for the Westinghouse Electric Co Manufactured in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania this “high pressure” manufactured M-1 helmet liner is identified by an embossed “W” in the crown which is still Westinghouse’s logo to this day.
Westinghouse was the largest M-1 helmet liner producer and had two production divisions; Micarta and Bryant Electric. Westinghouse Electric Company started M-1 helmet liner delivery in May
Dating m1 helmet
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As far as content, I wish the author included a dating timetable for the McCord heat I have all the books that I know of that cover the WWII M1 helmets and this.
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This helmet is stamped which indicates the approximate manufacture date of February The Ordnance Department selected McCord Radiator and.
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This is an original WWII U.S. camouflage painted M1 helmet set. The front seam swivel loop McCord manufactured helmet’s heat stamp is B, dating the.
Search Our Catalog. Helmets -. Click on an image to enlarge. The helmet shell is dent free. There are no stress cracks in the shell either. The stainless steel band around the rim retains the majority of the paint. The rim has a front seam stainless steel band. The chin strap bails are fixed. The chin straps are sewn directly to the bails and are OD 3 in color. The long strap has a raised bar brass buckle and adjuster. The strap shows moderate wear and is free of frays, rips and is moderately stained.
The short strap has the brass hook to attach to the buckle on the long strap. This strap also shows moderate use and moderate staining. The shell has no net on it.