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Comments: A little expensive.
Has a lot of original militaria.
Comments: Good quality items and
competative prices. Some of their prices are high (even very
high), but quality usually matches the price. Customer service
can be gruff at times, but they have always been fair. If you
want a uniform and gear that looks good and is accurate, buy your stuff
Large selection at competative prices. However, Hessen Antique's
quality has gone down drastically in the last few years. Be weary
buying from this vendor. Several items listed as "Original German
WWII" are not. DO NOT
BUY FOOTWARE HERE. Their footware is cheap Chineese crap that
fall apart on you in a matter or weeks. Customer service is
they will claim that any wrong done is the customer's fault, and they
are NEVER wrong. All that said, they do have some other good
uniforms (while Chineese) are good-enough quality and are sold at a
Comments: A lot of good original
items. Some repro field gear is spot on, some of it isn't.
Leather items tend to be made from cheap Chineese leather.
MG slings are bad. Prices tend to be a bit high.
Comments: Metal items (such as flag
pole toppers and medals) are made from pot-metal and not very high
quality, but they are fairly cheap. Field equipment and gear are
good for the price.
Comments: Prices are very high, but
quality looks to be very high.
Comments: Has a TON of original and
repro East Front items, both German and Russian. Prices range
from very cheap to very expensive. Tends to have items that are
very hard to find elsewhere.
Comments: For the most part, great
quality items for the price. Based out of the UK, but shipping to
the US is surprisingly cheap. Shipping time takes a while, but
it's worth the wait.
Comments: Prices are very high, but quality
looks to be very high.
Comments: No uniform items usually.
Lots of field gear and personal items for pretty good prices.
Comments: The best Weapon version of
eBay out there. Great place to get gun parts or kits or whole
guns/weapons. Can also find some field gear and original
Comments: Formerly Auction Arms.
Not as extensive as Gun Broker.
Comments: Great place to get weapon
parts and parts kits. Also a good place to get some helmets and
can pick up a copy at
your local or bookstore or Wal-Mart.
Your local pawn shop, gun store or gun show
can also be good places to find WWII-era weapons.