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by carlosflar
Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Heating mains
Replies: 5
Views: 420

Re: Heating mains

Keep in mind when heating anything in boiling water you could get some boiling inside the can, which usually isnt a problem but you can get some spitting from the can when opening, so be careful not to burn yourself, dont open them pointing to your face :mrgreen: on the use of esbit stoves, keep in ...
by carlosflar
Mon Jun 24, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: How to ship MRE cases?
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Re: How to ship MRE cases?

Cheapest shipping will be to shill all 3 together, but depending on how customs in the UK works since 3 boxes attract more attention than 3 shippings of 1 box each... It's more likely that you will get noticed by customs, but for example, if it went to Spain I would only get taxed, nothing destroyed...
by carlosflar
Sun Jun 23, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Italian rations B and D for sale, 35€ to 50€
Replies: 24
Views: 4730

Re: Italian rations B and D for sale, 35€ to 50€

LoriJean8591 wrote:
Sun Jun 23, 2019 4:54 pm
Do you have any left?
Cost and shipping?
Do you ship to Canada?
Hi! Shipping to Canada would be 50€ (keep in mind it's a really heavy ration...)
by carlosflar
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Customs Destroyed my Croatian Ration!
Replies: 23
Views: 1530

Re: Customs Destroyed my Croatian Ration!

Wow... That a serious level of not giving a fuck when opening a package... two slashes with a cutter in X... looks like someone was trying to practice ninja cuts or something like that...
by carlosflar
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:42 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Two types of FRHs in the same year/possibly case?
Replies: 2
Views: 365

Re: Two types of FRHs in the same year/possibly case?

Ok the shakes, go for it, try them, when milk goes bad you will feel it, so make them (hot water makes it more easy to discover these things) and give them a small try...
by carlosflar
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: What to include in homemade/DIY MREs?
Replies: 13
Views: 898

Re: What to include in homemade/DIY MREs?

You also have to keep in mind the density of the food, its wiser to put a bar of chocolate than a bag of chips since the chips are going to ocupy way more
by carlosflar
Mon Jun 10, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Huge deal on Ebay
Replies: 14
Views: 957

Re: Huge deal on Ebay

That's the thing, too good to pass on, if you think about it, you've saved a bunch of cash buying the food like this...
by carlosflar
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Huge deal on Ebay
Replies: 14
Views: 957

Re: Huge deal on Ebay

2,50usd for 10 pound cans... That's a serious bargain if I lived there and had the space I would definitely buy it... Just the food value alone is really good...
by carlosflar
Fri Jun 07, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: 2001 Australian air force pilot survival ration
Replies: 4
Views: 408

Re: 2001 Australian air force pilot survival ration

cap174 wrote:
Fri Jun 07, 2019 5:03 pm
According to the info sheet the blue/ purple thing is for quality control. Maybe it shows the menu? Or maybe it changes color when wet.
Survival rations rarely (or never from what I've seen) have menu options so it's probably a reactive piece of paper, probably to heat/time...