The helmet SS-68 (steel helmet of the 1968 model) is the further development of the combined-arms helmet SSh-60. It differs from the prototype with greater strength, a greater inclination of the front (frontal) wall of the dome and shortened bumps, bent outwards. Painted in a dark green color. Helmet US-60 was actively used by a contingent of Soviet troops and Afghanistan. Against the fragment helmet-helmet SS 68 - a protective headpiece made of steel with a strap for fixing on the chin and bumps bent outward. It was used by the amy of the USSR and the Warsaw Pact countries. The beginning of release 1968 year.