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by housil
Wed Sep 19, 2018 5:57 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: New to MREs. Any tricks/tips would be much appreciated!
Replies: 5
Views: 131

Re: New to MREs. Any tricks/tips would be much appreciated!

First of all , welcome to forums.
Chasefortheelliott wrote:
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:24 pm

3. Do you have any other hints, tips, or suggestions for me?

Thank you!
We have an own section for this, please see here:
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by housil
Tue Sep 11, 2018 5:54 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: The inventor of the peelable seal?
Replies: 3
Views: 171

Re: The inventor of the peelable seal?

carlosflar wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:42 pm
:lol: running-was-invented-in-1748-by-thomas-running-when-to-he-tried-walk-twice-at-the-same-time-WnBWo.jpg
:D :D :D :D
by housil
Fri Sep 07, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Favorite LRP/RCW main?
Replies: 15
Views: 399

Re: Favorite LRP/RCW main?

parafireboy wrote:
Mon Sep 03, 2018 8:50 am
I think I'd have to go with the beef stroganoff.
Totally agree!
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by housil
Wed Sep 05, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?
Replies: 11
Views: 381

Re: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?

That looks like a great item, housil. Did you open that recently to sample, or are those older pics? It was taken 2016, when that FD was 11 years "old": Topf.jpg Bundeswehr ones didn´t have a best by date, just a production date as all military ones. I don´t mind age of FD rations due to my own exp...
by housil
Sat Sep 01, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?
Replies: 11
Views: 381

Re: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?

Eistee is right, the EPa leicht (not "light"!!) was a box to feed 4 soldiers a whole day with 8 FD entrees etc. First version with canned "crackers" (left), second in a pouch (right) EPa leicht4.jpg 8 FD entrees, bars, energy drinks like a McD milk shake etc. EPa leicht5.jpg Beef stew KBR1.jpg KBR2....
by housil
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Marine Week Sept. 5-9, 2018, in Charlotte, NC
Replies: 3
Views: 134

Re: Marine Week Sept. 5-9, 2018, in Charlotte, NC

Too bad it´s no in October...
by housil
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?
Replies: 11
Views: 381

Re: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?

carlosflar wrote:
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:25 pm
I think that those meals are high quality, and many have dairy, but probably they last longer than 2 years
Maybe I should open one of mine 2006 EPa leicht that has 8 of these :wink:
by housil
Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?
Replies: 11
Views: 381

Re: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?

"Travellunch" is made by the German "Reiter" Company. Over here in Germany, there is by regulation no longer shelf life than two years "allowed".
by housil
Mon Aug 27, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Reserve unit mil camp
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Re: Reserve unit mil camp

Dispatch rider? DSCN5372.JPG Left, Russian UAZ 469 DSCN5376.JPG My tent and Iltis IMG_7094.JPG Lining up for breakfast IMG_7105.JPG kitchen crew at making breakfast IMG_7108.JPG Scrambled eggs/omlette and rolls IMG_7111.JPG No electricity, just romantic lanterns :wink: IMG_7103.JPG DSCN5389.JPG DSCN...
by housil
Mon Aug 27, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Reserve unit mil camp
Replies: 3
Views: 141

Reserve unit mil camp

A reserve unit had their 20th anniversary so we did a camp event there: Mess tent and field kitchen trailer food got served Wednesday to Sunday DSCN5318.JPG our own dining "facility" :mrgreen: DSCN5324.JPG DSCN5330.JPG Me wearing Canadian CADPAD not my regular uniform DSCN5339.JPG (left to right) Ru...