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by Sailswish
Mon Aug 17, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Question about Customs confiscation when ordering multiple rations from overseas
Replies: 19
Views: 3427

Re: Question about Customs confiscation when ordering multiple rations from overseas

I've been buying French RCIRs from a vendor in Paris on Ebay and nothing is molested. 6 day delivery to East Coast US.
by Sailswish
Sat Aug 01, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: What does everyone collect?
Replies: 11
Views: 1465

Re: What does everyone collect?

I've gone through many collections phases. Vintage trophies, old charity/donation boxes, Empire furniture, MidCentury abstract oils, vintage bamboo fishing rods. Now it's consumables, canned foods and rations.
by Sailswish
Thu Jul 09, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Looking to buy Australian CR1M or french RCIR been dying to get one of each
Replies: 10
Views: 1805

Re: Looking to buy Australian CR1M or french RCIR been dying to get one of each

serge502 from Paris delivered to Maryland in 6 days!! Arrived in perfect, intact condition. Declarations said "camping rations".
by Sailswish
Tue Jul 07, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Feedback - Buy/Sell/Trade
Replies: 1172
Views: 493612

Re: Feedback - Buy/Sell/Trade

Bought a French RCIR from serge502 on Ebay 7-1-20. Received it in perfect unmolested condition on 7-7-20. Paris to Maryland,USA. Left my positive feedback.
by Sailswish
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Looking to buy Australian CR1M or french RCIR been dying to get one of each
Replies: 10
Views: 1805

Re: Looking to buy Australian CR1M or french RCIR been dying to get one of each

Just bought an RCIR from serge502 on Ebay. Was cheap enough. Haven't bought anything from Europe since the USDA crackdown. Decided to throw the dice. Will give an update when I receive it.
by Sailswish
Mon Jun 15, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Where is your favorite place to buy MREs?
Replies: 19
Views: 3131

Re: Where is your favorite place to buy MREs?

I started out 3 yrs ago with MREMountain,Zone and ForeignMRE until they all got gutted by the FDA, then went to Ebay to sellers in Lithuania, but have not bought from outside the US since the crackdown went full jackbooted thug. Started acquiring civilian backpacking foods from Stowaway Gourmet and ...
by Sailswish
Thu May 28, 2020 6:00 am
Forum: MRE Reviews
Topic: My First Review: Lentil Stew with Potatoes and Ham (Menu 8) MRE Star
Replies: 13
Views: 2198

Re: My First Review: Lentil Stew with Potatoes and Ham (Menu 8) MRE Star

Great first try! Lots of details.One of these days, I'll gather the courage and time to do a review too.
by Sailswish
Sat May 02, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Going rate for G.I. sleep systems
Replies: 5
Views: 1567

Re: Going rate for G.I. sleep systems

You might want to visit ZombieHunters.org . This is a really great forum for your question. Search in the BugOut Gear thread. I bought that system years ago and use it quite often. Can't remember the price I paid.
by Sailswish
Wed Apr 22, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Working through your stash
Replies: 7
Views: 2146

Re: Working through your stash

I've cracked open a couple pouches of MRENation rations, but I prefer to eat fresh veggies and home cooked meals. As long as the "just in time" distribution system is chugging along, my ration collection is pretty safe. I've only bought some MH and Alpine Aire meals from REI which still have pre-vir...
by Sailswish
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!
Replies: 65
Views: 95790

Re: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!

This is a tough series to find on the internet.