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by cavguy
Wed Jun 13, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: PORK-FREE MRE
Replies: 6
Views: 211

Re: PORK-FREE MRE

Looks like this is still in the solicitation phase vs. production. Very interesting though!
by cavguy
Mon Jun 11, 2018 10:47 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: New British 12HR Rations
Replies: 14
Views: 378

Re: New British 12HR Rations

Interesting that they changed the bag from basically a clear ziplock.
by cavguy
Sun Jun 10, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: French Armed Forces SCA Christmas Ration
Replies: 4
Views: 204

Re: French Armed Forces SCA Christmas Ration

Very cool ration! Please do show us the contents too.
by cavguy
Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: RLW-30 now with PICS
Replies: 8
Views: 433

Re: RLW-30 now with PICS

That is a rare ration! Nice find and thanks for the pics.
by cavguy
Sat Jun 02, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: British 24h ORP Sesame Seed Bars
Replies: 9
Views: 309

Re: British 24h ORP Sesame Seed Bars

I actually think these taste pretty good! Well, the taste is fine BUT your absolutely correct in that these 3 bars are impossible to separate and they are as hard as a rock. I for one think we should name these "Gorilla Bars" in tribute to the old school MRE gorilla cookies.
by cavguy
Thu May 31, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: New Close Combat assualt Ration
Replies: 6
Views: 441

Re: New Close Combat assualt Ration

Very interesting! The cheese bar kind of makes me think of the old school Food Packet, Survival, SA-4 (Survival Arctic).
by cavguy
Wed May 30, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: USMC & REAL Field Meal
Replies: 7
Views: 599

Re: USMC & REAL Field Meal

The USMC group that was up here this winter used British arctic rations because they was fueld and served by the Royal Marines as they was running the cold weather classes for the USMC. I was there :D cheers Norge Good to know Ken! That explains it, the marines were detached and thus supplied by th...
by cavguy
Tue May 29, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: USMC & REAL Field Meal
Replies: 7
Views: 599

Re: USMC & REAL Field Meal

I am currently in the Norwegian army and i talked to an american soldier about what rations they ate during a Winter exercise. He Said they only eat british cold weather rations and stay really far from Norwegian rations. Interesting, that he said he ONLY ate UK Cold Climate rations. First time I h...
by cavguy
Thu May 24, 2018 9:31 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: USMC & REAL Field Meal
Replies: 7
Views: 599

Re: USMC & REAL Field Meal

Interesting! When we do joint training exercises in a foreign country we deploy bring all our own food / logistics, etc. For Cold Response, the Norwegian joint exercise, from what I have seen in the past, the USMC deploys with MCW's. Since the image just shows a printout of the USMC EGA taped on the...
by cavguy
Sun May 20, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Other US Ration Reviews
Topic: 1978 MCI "Spaghetti with beef chunks in sauce"
Replies: 4
Views: 240

Re: 1978 MCI "Spaghetti with beef chunks in sauce"

Very cool review! If you have a good fudge bar please give a review of one of those too!