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by Mackeson
Mon Jan 06, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: UK MRE Meetup 2020
Replies: 8
Views: 720

UK MRE Meetup 2020

HI all, We know that a bunch of Americans (and other intrepid travellers from around the globe) attended an MRE get-together last year and are planning further meet-ups in the future. Is anyone interested in a rival …. let’s call it an MRE Moot, in the UK in 2020? I am sure that in stark contrast to...
by Mackeson
Tue Dec 17, 2019 5:41 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: RARE Polish group ration - dinner (10 man) menu 9
Replies: 4
Views: 936

Re: RARE Polish group ration - dinner (10 man) menu 9

Hey Smitty!

Have you discussed this with your good lady? I would have thought half a section would be pushing it a bit ! :-)

Mack
by Mackeson
Mon Dec 16, 2019 4:58 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: RARE Polish group ration - dinner (10 man) menu 9
Replies: 4
Views: 936

Re: RARE Polish group ration - dinner (10 man) menu 9

There you have it - Smitty's Christmas dinner sorted!

Mack
by Mackeson
Wed Dec 11, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: CUT finger while reviewing the British 24 Hour
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Re: CUT finger while reviewing the British 24 Hour

Ouch! Genuine sympathy Art but I must say that it was only a matter of time with the seemingly obsessive fixation on using knives in ration reviews. Running fingers lovingly across the blade saying how sharp it is etc (I know you didn't do that lol). Aren't most modern rations designed to not need k...
by Mackeson
Tue Dec 10, 2019 6:34 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: 1970s british 24 hour rations for sale/trade
Replies: 7
Views: 1906

Re: 1970s british 24 hour rations for sale/trade

Yes, but did they taste good BT ? :D :D
by Mackeson
Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Russian mountain 24h ration
Replies: 4
Views: 866

Re: Russian mountain 24h ration

That is a very suspicious stain on the bottom of the label Delicious :-)

Mack
by Mackeson
Thu Oct 17, 2019 5:10 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Scho-ka-kola!
Replies: 21
Views: 10031

Re: Scho-ka-kola!

There are loads of sellers on Ebay - just take a look.
by Mackeson
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Strange UK UN 24HR Halal ration
Replies: 7
Views: 2324

Re: Strange UK UN 24HR Halal ration

The vendor split a case so I bought a single one. This is definitely a UK packed ration, but with many items I have never seen in a standard ORP. Chocoblock bar Fortified Apple drink (very sweet and cloudy with a soapy mouthfeel not like the fortified apple in an ORP at all) Pineapple chunks in syru...
by Mackeson
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: MRE Nation International Shipping
Replies: 4
Views: 1708

Re: MRE Nation International Shipping

Hi Bob, This is good news and I did check this out, loading up a 'build your own case' in the checkout. My *UK* address was accepted and shipping costs for my Case calculated - at $178 dollars. Yes $178 dollars for a single case. This is not a complaint I appreciate you don't set the costs but of co...
by Mackeson
Sat Oct 05, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Strange UK UN 24HR Halal ration
Replies: 7
Views: 2324

Re: Strange UK UN 24HR Halal ration

Interesting but they are not that new - 2017 PD and BBE 03 2020..

They don't have that bold black type face on all the packets ?