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by Eistee
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: What do we have here? Canadian Forces Food Packet
Replies: 4
Views: 67

Re: What do we have here? Canadian Forces Food Packet

It is definetly something special i would say, the writing on it would be if i read correctly 1987, but i have no info on it.
by Eistee
Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Not for civvies
Replies: 4
Views: 92

Re: Not for civvies

I have also a few early 2000s ORPs that still have them, those bars are great to look at and also taste great.
Its cool that you took your time to keep them under such great conditions for such a long time.
by Eistee
Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:27 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Coffee Instant, Taster's Choice, Red Sachet White Fibrous Residue Investigation
Replies: 22
Views: 251

Re: Coffee Instant, Taster's Choice, Red Sachet White Fibrous Residue Investigation

Thats some great investigation report Mpitt, its awesome that you took your worktime and used the awesome equipment to show us what it really is. Its great to see an IR-spectroscopic spectrum after such a long time too. We can maybe check the moisture ingress theory if you or someone else has an cli...
by Eistee
Tue Jul 10, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: About the Crescent
Replies: 4
Views: 250

Re: About the Crescent

I never really noticed the half moon on the cases, but now that i read this article its cool to see what kind of history is behind it and that it dates so far back.

Great find, thanks for sharing it with us.
by Eistee
Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: New British 12HR Rations
Replies: 23
Views: 1239

Re: New British 12HR Rations

Very nice haul Housil
by Eistee
Tue Jul 03, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: WW2 K-Ration Set with Provenance
Replies: 20
Views: 511

Re: WW2 K-Ration Set with Provenance

My guess is at least 500$ for them, they achieve insane prices in auctions.
But take my guess which a pinch of salt, im not that knowledgeable with such old rations.
by Eistee
Tue Jul 03, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: In search of Coffee instant type 1
Replies: 33
Views: 900

Re: In search of Coffee instant type 1

This definetly looks more like a fuzzy mycelium rather than some cristallization spikes
by Eistee
Mon Jul 02, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Looking for vintage cigarettes
Replies: 1
Views: 127

Re: Looking for vintage cigarettes

Ask Steve, i bet he can help you out
by Eistee
Thu Jun 28, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Czech tropical ration
Replies: 5
Views: 292

Re: Czech tropical ration

Seems to be made by the same company that makes the IMREs, judging by the label and packing