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by steve1989
Mon Jun 07, 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Canadian IMP case from 1983 (box only...)
Replies: 7
Views: 973

Re: Canadian IMP case from 1983 (box only...)

Going to the right place with Smitty. Nice find norge!
by steve1989
Thu Jun 03, 2021 11:15 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Feedback - Buy/Sell/Trade
Replies: 1280
Views: 749313

Re: Feedback - Buy/Sell/Trade

Thanks for the great deal Scott!

Buy with confidence, he's a good dude.
by steve1989
Sun May 30, 2021 11:29 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: experimental first version natick labs mre raton
Replies: 26
Views: 7299

Re: experimental first version natick labs mre raton

I have 5 prototype pouches filled with rice. Beans in tomato sauce and the nutcakes in that picture.
Gonna give you a call soon.
by steve1989
Sun May 30, 2021 11:52 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Vintage mre,rcw,lrrp items tread
Replies: 116
Views: 64070

Re: Vintage mre,rcw,lrrp items tread

The matches give it away. Single title text on outer pack OD green LRPs are newer than repeating text/title LRPs. Those repeating title OD packs have the old style matches with the striker on the face of the matchbook. 1979 is the first year with the striker on the back of the pack. Repeating text L...
by steve1989
Tue May 25, 2021 11:50 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: 2009 UK Sikh and hindu rations
Replies: 7
Views: 1183

Re: 2009 UK Sikh and hindu rations

Beautiful find, Ken. :D

I wonder if eating an 11 year old Hindu ration would make you Sikh?

Sorry, couldn't help myself. ;)
by steve1989
Mon May 17, 2021 6:06 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: experimental first version natick labs mre raton
Replies: 26
Views: 7299

Re: experimental first version natick labs mre raton

Hey norge, that was me. :mrgreen: Maybe we'll do trade on my extra chicken ala king someday. :wink: Got the next 5 years of review material underway and since my mom got her heart fixed, and their house is getting much closer to ready for the market after various expensive repairs and weather proofi...
by steve1989
Fri Oct 02, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Looking for these chocolates
Replies: 25
Views: 9807

Re: Looking for these chocolates

Came out of a Food Packet Individual Assault acc pack.. the tootsie. I used to have one.. The Mars bar is from a k ration dinner. The rest are B unit - b-1 specifically. Oh I have the aussie chocolate Claire ill save it for your next box. This one is sealed up and don't want to cut through the tape ...
by steve1989
Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Where has the Tabasco gone?
Replies: 25
Views: 17381

Re: Where has the Tabasco gone?

dude the Tabasco is back how can I NOT be excited You can express excitement without the use of profanity. I remember the old days bein 15 or so on this site with my old handle. (Simply: steve) Was the 3rd person to join after Kman & DirtyDave. Dropped the F-bomb once or twice and after my 14 posts...
by steve1989
Tue Aug 11, 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: Other US Ration Reviews
Topic: 1980 B-2 Unit
Replies: 8
Views: 6256

Re: 1980 B-2 Unit

And I gotta say, the old MCI Cocoa Beverage Powder is absolutely DIVINE! So creamy and smooth, nice cocoa flavor, and pairs perfectly with the salty crackers. I agree man, it really was a great formula and seems to have quite the shelf life! The 1974-80 B-2 Units were the best for that sweet & salt...