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by cogsinister
Sun Mar 21, 2010 2:02 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: UK 24 hour ration
Replies: 6
Views: 3101

Re: UK 24 hour ration

Kandahar has Tim Hortons !!!
by cogsinister
Thu Jun 25, 2009 8:49 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Unknown UK Ration
Replies: 18
Views: 7146

Re: Unknown UK Ration

I think Simpson ready foods is based in my old home town of Manchester UK.....they also made little meat puddings in cans like that as well...........
by cogsinister
Wed Mar 18, 2009 5:38 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Latest Purchase... Loof
Replies: 6
Views: 2214

Re: Latest Purchase... Loof

kman wrote:So what exactly is "Loof"?
Maybe its a "Loof" of bread....in a tin...... :D
by cogsinister
Wed Mar 04, 2009 10:08 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: HotPacks and WW points...
Replies: 10
Views: 3920

Re: HotPacks and WW points...

Westlers also made the old tinned rations, I believe the infamous 'compo sausage' from the 70 and 80's from what I have heard they were an aquired taste. They still sell them under the name sausages in lard. Er, yeah. Is that that godawful pork and chicken sausage they roll out? Annoying that they ...
by cogsinister
Tue Mar 03, 2009 9:17 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: HotPacks and WW points...
Replies: 10
Views: 3920

Re: HotPacks and WW points...

Stef wrote:Hi,
they look like UK ration pack menus... :o
Well they are made by Westler foods......the same company that makes a lot of the pouched meals in the UK 24 hour rat packs.......
by cogsinister
Sun Jul 06, 2008 4:40 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Canadian IMP meals for sale in a discount store !!
Replies: 8
Views: 7060

Re: Canadian IMP meals for sale in a discount store !!

Ah! That solves the riddle as to why it appeared that they were importing Baxter products to Canada from the UK. It does not appear to be the case, but rather that Les Produits Freddy Inc. (or whomever their parent company might be) is licensing the Baxter's branding in Canada. I noticed that the a...
by cogsinister
Sun Jul 06, 2008 3:51 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Canadian IMP meals for sale in a discount store !!
Replies: 8
Views: 7060

Canadian IMP meals for sale in a discount store !!

I was browsing in my local "Liquidation World" store here in Fredericton NB when i came across these... http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3255/2642578637_e5620a0be7.jpg http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3078/2642580239_a47e2c3403.jpg http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3042/2643408166_f8962e15f6.jpg The main m...
by cogsinister
Thu Jun 12, 2008 1:28 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: New manufacturer of IMP components?
Replies: 3
Views: 2095

Baxters make great soups.....ahhh i remember them well............
by cogsinister
Thu May 08, 2008 9:19 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: BCB Rations- Are they really UK Issue?
Replies: 7
Views: 4161

I would say that the rations made by BCB are NOT combat issue.........
by cogsinister
Thu May 08, 2008 9:17 am
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: An entertaining review of the British 24-hour ration
Replies: 7
Views: 4872

Nice review............no mention of the little tins of Pate that the 24 hour rat packs come with..

Even tho i must admit i threw all the ones in my packs away after opening one...........