|The gas protection cover for
Mk II helmet. It has a press-button for buttoning the cover around the
neck, like a balaclava. The cover is made of soft plastic in two
colours - brown and green. It is secured on the helmet by means of an
elastic cord. The small picture below left, shows the manufacturers
the cover. The picture below right shows the Arrow stamp. These covers
where used by the British as well.
|The 2-coloured net for the Mk
|U.N. cover for PASGT helmets,
on trial by Canadian peacekeeping forces in Yugoslavia in the early
1990's. Stamp below.
|Canadian CG634 with (TW)
digital pattern cover. The cover has a peculiarly narrow neck flap,
that can be unfold from a pocket. The neck flap is often removed by the
soldiers. The pictures below show the cover
from behind with the neck flap folded down, the snow version of the
cover, and a close-up on the label of the Cadpat cover. The latter
picture also shows two of the plastic prongs, used for securing the
cover on the inside of the helmet. The prongs fit between the shell and
the liner band.
You can find the manual for the CG634 helmet here, and its cover here.
|There is also a
black net, secured on the helmet
with the same type of plastic prongs as the other covers.
|The UN cover for the CG634.