Interesting DP 96 helmet...PIC HEAVY

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    Interesting DP 96 helmet...PIC HEAVY

    Here is a 96 DP that I got a long time ago at a party store.






    Here is where it gets interesting...
    There is molded-in texture completey covering the entire surfaceof the helmet. Here are a few
    pics to show what I mean. Sorry for the quality, but believe me, there is a LOT of texture and it is EVERYWHERE!
    I just wish my camera was better.






    My theory is that this is an early pull from a mold of a DP Deluxe. Kind of like a test shot, maybe.
    I have never seen or heard of another helmet like this from any year. What else could it be?
    Last edited by Muad'Dib; Jan 16, 2010 at 7:23 PM.

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    Re: Interesting DP 96 helmet...PIC HEAVY

    definatly looks that way

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    Re: Interesting DP 96 helmet...PIC HEAVY

    Here's a shot of the inside that I forgot to post:


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    Re: Interesting DP 96 helmet...PIC HEAVY

    Looks like a standard 96' to me, all 96' and up had green interiors. Do you have any shots straight on?
    Last edited by Tim Allen; Jan 18, 2010 at 8:40 PM.

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    Re: Interesting DP 96 helmet...PIC HEAVY

    WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOW nice 5% field of vision. Lol.

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    Re: Interesting DP 96 helmet...PIC HEAVY

    It's not the color of the inside, it's the level of detail outside. I wish the pics were better because you'd be able to see the texture of the weathering. It has an insane amount of weathering molded into it.
    I'm telling you, I have never seen another like mine ANYWHERE, even on this board.

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