The M35 Helmet was largely based upon its WW1 predecessor, but with a few modifications for the new image and need of the Wehrmacht forces. They were the first helmets used by German troops at the beginning of WW2
-The best reproduction M1935 helmet available today is offered at a very affordable price. -Constructed of 1.8mm thick steel, exactly the same thickness used by the Germans in WWII. -Has the correct classic M1935 rolled edge as well as proper hollow rivet ventilation holes. -The liner is comprised of soft tan (cream-colored) genuine leather that, just like the originals, will turn brown with age, in the correct eight finger configuration with central drawstring and an M1935 aluminum liner band that is maker marked, dated, and size stamped! Liner size can accommodate head sizes 7 (56cm) up to 7 5/8 (61cm). -The all-leather chinstrap has a black exterior with tan interior, comes with metal studs, correct aluminum buckle, and connects to the helmet with proper D rings.