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by Telemachus
Sat Feb 03, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Polish IFR "S-R" Menu Nr 6-S-R-6
Replies: 2
Views: 538

Polish IFR "S-R" Menu Nr 6-S-R-6

After a nice morning out in York today I came home to this 1.JPG So excited! Cracked it open and the inside was a bit sticky. The strawberry jam had leaked. Not much, just onto the tin of pork and chicken minced ham, which made me think it was damaged en route to Jolly Olde England. Otherwise the co...
by Telemachus
Thu Feb 01, 2018 1:39 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Italian MRE's
Replies: 23
Views: 2283

Re: Italian MRE's

This one has Carabinieri in the description (which doesn't always mean anything).
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rare-italian ... SwzRlaS9Zy

Any ideas anybody?!
by Telemachus
Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: Tasting a Rare 2017 Prison Guard Ration
Replies: 4
Views: 905

Re: Inside a Rare 2017 Prison Guard Ration

Have mailed my brother in New Zealand to see if the prison service there does a ration. He's a screw so if any one would know it would be him. Shall report back.
by Telemachus
Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: RCIR menu No 9
Replies: 3
Views: 627

RCIR menu No 9

Wifey got me this for my birthday

Shall try and do a review. I'll be eating it along with a 2, 3 and 5 year old! Wish me luck.
by Telemachus
Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: MRE Tips & Tricks
Topic: Peanutbutter inside a Tortilla
Replies: 28
Views: 11798

Re: Peanutbutter inside a Tortilla

Holy thread revival Batman!

But the info is all sane and eternal.

Ones hatchlings simply love pb & jam rolled up in a flatbread
by Telemachus
Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Yesterday I learnt...
Replies: 0
Views: 436

Yesterday I learnt...

That Cresson Kearney was responsible for the "adoption of the jungle field ration and the jungle hammock as standard equipment by the US Army in World War II" (those words are straight from Wikipedia). I first read NWSS 30 years ago, when as a ten year old , I was trying to convince me dad to dig a ...
by Telemachus
Wed Nov 15, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Storytime. The time I brought B-2 units to School.
Replies: 2
Views: 495

Re: Storytime. The time I brought B-2 units to School.

roncamp wrote: None of the B2 units were earlier then 1976.
Does that mean no kid could sample an olden days smoke? I ask that as I'm not entirely sure when smoko's were taken out of US rations!
by Telemachus
Sat Nov 11, 2017 1:52 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: FRENCH RCIR #1 OSTRICH IN CRANBERRY SAUCE
Replies: 7
Views: 1142

Re: FRENCH RCIR #1 OSTRICH IN CRANBERRY SAUCE

Just looking at my usual ration supplier here: https://www.surplusandoutdoors.com/shop ... 74552.html

No ostrich on any of the menus, bah. Might take a punt though as you never know.

Jack
by Telemachus
Tue Nov 07, 2017 5:40 am
Forum: MRE/Ration Videos
Topic: DATREX "Life on the Sea with nothing but these" and 2 of my favorite canned goods.
Replies: 2
Views: 337

Re: DATREX "Life on the Sea with nothing but these" and 2 of my favorite canned goods.

Haha, brilliant video.

Never tried Datrex rations. On all the ships I've been on all rafts/boats were stocked with Seven Oceans, which I quite like the taste of in spite of the denseness.

Just reading - Datrex claim to be none "thirst provoking"! All food is thirst provoking lol.

Jack.