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by parafireboy
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: Russian 24 Hour Ration Menu 1 - Ongoing thread
Replies: 26
Views: 983

Re: Russian 24 Hour Ration Menu 1 - Ongoing thread

Great review and photos! :) I went into my first Russian ration several years ago with a little skepticism, but they quickly became one of my favorite rations.
by parafireboy
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: Russian 24 Hour Ration Menu 1 - Ongoing thread
Replies: 26
Views: 983

Re: Russian 24 Hour Ration Menu 1 - Ongoing thread

Delicious wrote:
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:26 am
In case of these Russian porridges it is a good idea to add a bit water after "mixing" (or rather cutting) it. It helps prevent sticking to the bottom
Good idea! I'll have to try that, as I find that I have the same problem with some of it getting burnt on the bottom.
by parafireboy
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: MRE Tips & Tricks
Topic: Heating Beverage Bags in US MRE's
Replies: 4
Views: 139

Re: Heating Beverage Bags in US MRE's

Not sure why you say to put the bag behind the retort pouch (where it never gets very warm at all) but I agree to never put it inside the FRH. Actually, I never put anything inside the FRH any more. When I heat a meal, I slip the FRH inside the cardboard entree sleeve, then slide in the entree and ...
by parafireboy
Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: French Armed Forces SCA Christmas Ration
Replies: 5
Views: 497

Re: French Armed Forces SCA Christmas Ration

Wow, I've never seen one of those. Very cool!! :)
by parafireboy
Mon Jun 04, 2018 10:52 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: A durable watch?
Replies: 7
Views: 802

Re: A durable watch?

I've got a Luminox (the makers of the "Navy SEAL" watches) military watch that I hardly use. I literally have worn it about ten times, but I'm just not a big watch wearer anymore. It's in practically new condition, and I paid just over $300 for it new. I can make you one heck of a deal if you're int...
by parafireboy
Mon Jun 04, 2018 10:41 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Where Do you get Canadian IMPs in the U.S.?
Replies: 7
Views: 458

Re: Where Do you get Canadian IMPs in the U.S.?

I get them from people here in the forums who have access to them. As far as ones to avoid, I can't think of any that I've had that I really hated. It mainly just comes down to personal preference. I avoid the seafood ones, but that's just because I don't do seafood. Every IMP that I've had has been...
by parafireboy
Sat Jun 02, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: New US Ration in Development
Replies: 1
Views: 254

New US Ration in Development

I'm not sure if anyone has posted about this yet, I'm still catching up on posts I've missed. If they have, I apologize. If not, here's a link to an article on Military.com about a new US ration that might replace the First Strike Ration in a few years. Have a good one everyone! https://www.military...
by parafireboy
Fri Jun 01, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Pizza is Back
Replies: 28
Views: 2749

Re: Pizza is Back

An article on Military.com about the new pizza MRE. . .

https://www.military.com/kitup/2018/05/ ... -soon.html
by parafireboy
Tue May 29, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Feedback - Buy/Sell/Trade
Replies: 921
Views: 167833

Re: Feedback - Buy/Sell/Trade

Very positive feedback for limp_noodle for a great trade. I wouldn't hesitate to deal with him again. Thanks! :)
by parafireboy
Thu May 24, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Available for Trade
Replies: 2
Views: 414

Re: Available for Trade

* Trade Complete *

Mods, please close thread. :)