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by ViperGTS
Thu Apr 18, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: interesting life boat ration
Replies: 12
Views: 236

Re: interesting life boat ration

I zoomed wayyyy in and saw the 9/56 after Richard mentioned it, good eye, Sir!

That thing is awesome amram, congrats
by ViperGTS
Wed Apr 17, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: interesting life boat ration
Replies: 12
Views: 236

Re: interesting life boat ration

Awesome Richard! I bought some Carrs crackers yesterday. Thanks for the clarification. Do you know if this is ww2, or earlier? I've seen one other of these for sale, but it was opened and empty. It was apparently from the Queen Mary and from the WW2 era. If its from the Queen Mary, you have found a...
by ViperGTS
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: interesting life boat ration
Replies: 12
Views: 236

Re: interesting life boat ration

Awesome Richard! I bought some Carrs crackers yesterday. Thanks for the clarification. Do you know if this is ww2, or earlier?
by ViperGTS
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: interesting life boat ration
Replies: 12
Views: 236

Re: interesting life boat ration

Wow!!
Not sure if the same company "Carlisle" but ww2 first aid kit vid:
by ViperGTS
Mon Apr 15, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Rations at museum
Replies: 4
Views: 159

Re: Rations at museum

I was just joking around about the night light, but Steve gets the rarest items that exist. He, and a few other guys, are why 80% of us are on mreinfo.
by ViperGTS
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Rations at museum
Replies: 4
Views: 159

Re: Rations at museum

Wow, thats freakin cool...what museum?

Steve has a display like this, that he uses for a night light.
by ViperGTS
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: The Holy Grail of MREs/Rations?
Replies: 36
Views: 647

Re: The Holy Grail of MREs/Rations?

That thing is insane, Btemple...congrats again for getting a hold of one. Awesome that customs didnt destroy it too.
by ViperGTS
Sat Apr 13, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: The Holy Grail of MREs/Rations?
Replies: 36
Views: 647

Re: The Holy Grail of MREs/Rations?

Btemple recently got an Australian 5 man CR5M, super rare , but modern, it was likely pretty expensive.

Steve had to rent a warehouse to store his collection :D ... probably.
by ViperGTS
Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: Polish SR menu 1 ration review
Replies: 6
Views: 219

Re: Polish SR menu 1 ration review

In the field, soldiers get three per day. There would be cases in the back of the truck and they would grab and field strip them (remove the unwanted stuff and make the package lighter/smaller) while on patrol. My Army friends said they rarely used the heaters. But they would normally eat on base an...
by ViperGTS
Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Something hurt my stomach!
Replies: 5
Views: 258

Re: Something hurt my stomach!

Ive had the occasional stomach issue from mre, but nothing serious. Im surprised its the first strike bar, they are not much different than any energy bar that you can buy everday at your local shop. Maybe the preservatives didnt agree with you. 2016 is within exp date, but it may have been in someb...