My Work

Rubber headlamp (stirnlamp) Restoration

A quick restoration of the rubber housing received on Friday (August 2021); was lucky enough to encountered a €9 ‘Buy It Now’ deal from a Russian seller, didn’t know there was a rubber version head lamp before working on the last headlamp. Recently a functional rubber head lap is selling for €400. The German rubber…
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My Head Lamps.

This headlamp from eBay had lost its left part, the strap and the rubber helmet support. Was in the corner for a while as no idea how to rebuild the lost part, all of sudden a Eureka moment reached, why not to attach an aluminum plate by screw to the Bakelite body, then top up…
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GD Mug on Viking Water Bottle

The GD mug on Viking bottle with a post war canteen felt cover made a funny couple. Both are safe to use as all clean with new cover and seal. I am a decade older and a bit wiser, or with the help of Google translate and better camera. Took pics again after a decade…
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Heil to Vikings Water Bottle Engrave

This was my work on 2013, also no way to find it in my FB album. There was a beautiful trench art water bottle on eBay which I was not affordable to obtain it. ‘Rare, Original WW2 German Soldier Nordland Division Trench Art’ It was sold for $398 which was a huge amount in HK…
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Engraving Practice Repro Mug on Eleven Years Ago

This six years old post is unable to find on my FB Page, should never trust FB to keep record. This was my very early attempt to engrave a mug of the German water bottle. Knew nothing about engraving, just use a sharp tip of a punch and fingers power. Not to damage any original…
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Engraving Practices-Match Box Holders

A decade ago in 2012 after obtained my first trench art Luftwaffe match box holder I was tried to make some to test my skill. It was the began to use the baking tray from my wife’s kitchen . The engraving tool was a punching tool, as don’t know anything about zigzag lines. The shape…
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GD Cigarette Box and Match Holder I Made

This was my attempted to built some trench arts. This set is the second GD Großdeutschland  Cigarette Box and a GD Match holder. Made out of the material of wife’s baking tins, now I knew the smooth 1mm sheet was not available in TRENCH. Also made some other items from these material, anyway its a…
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Empty Socket Plug Set

Another scam case even not related but listed with the GLUE ON CABLES. Bought this period plug/socket set to be install onto the WR!/P Rudi troop entertainment receiver. But found out the socket has no conductive parts inside upon opened. The seller may be never checked whenever obtained, but will never know.

V shape cable on Original Dfh.a on Leather Under Helmet Headband

Another case of GLUE on plug on my Original Dfh.a with Original leather Under Helmet Headband. Came from a reputation seller from Germany. I don’t think he knew iit is glue on, but just claimed without test. It came in a V shape cable; two cable for earpiece jointed at the plug, not a Y…
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Original Dfh.a on Leather Under Helmet Headbands

Both restored original Dfh.a ear[pieces are mounted onto the leather under helmet headbands. The functional one is on the replica headband. The display set is mounted onto the original headband. Immediately the different are shown, the original leather is too short for modern head size. The replica headband is long enough to wear.