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by sodjer
Fri Jun 08, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: A durable watch?
Replies: 7
Views: 655

Re: A durable watch?

hey Conrad back in the day ,I used one of these http://www.sofmilitary.co.uk/brown-leat ... duct,19197,
if I get spare money at some time I want a hazard 4 diver watch .
by sodjer
Sun May 13, 2018 5:14 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Woodland Camo Blanket
Replies: 5
Views: 689

Re: Woodland Camo Blanket

could it be an early version of a "woobie" ( liner,wetweather,poncho) https://taskandpurpose.com/why-the-woob ... r-fielded/
by sodjer
Sat May 05, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Irish MRE
Replies: 24
Views: 709

Re: Irish MRE

I had on once, more or less a uk ration in a plastic bag ,strange thing was it had a sachet of foot powder ,
and wouldn't you guess it was Irish stew :D 8)
by sodjer
Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: rcir and EPA main sizes
Replies: 4
Views: 544

Re: rcir and EPA main sizes

hi eistee ,I have all sizes now ,the main one was the german ones ,I can get them anymore ,thanks
by sodjer
Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: rcir and EPA main sizes
Replies: 4
Views: 544

Re: rcir and EPA main sizes

brilliant ,thanks SNiiP3R,that's exactly what I needed .thank you
by sodjer
Mon Mar 05, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: rcir and EPA main sizes
Replies: 4
Views: 544

rcir and EPA main sizes

hi everybody ,I am in the middle of a project for a uk defence company ,and they have threw me a curved ball , I have prototypes to be ready next week ,and now they require " the project " to be compatible with French and german mains , can anybody post sizes of French and german main meals ,I would...
by sodjer
Fri Jan 19, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: British 80/90s arctic ration
Replies: 16
Views: 1464

Re: British 80/90s arctic ration

I ve used a lot of these rations in my time ,they broke down well and were good as a light patrol ration ,in fact the mains were made in New Zealand and are very similar to the ones in the Aussie patrol ration reviewed here a few weeks ago davy
by sodjer
Sun Jan 14, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Crombat Car
Replies: 4
Views: 572

Re: Crombat Car

a brilliant car ,Asger ,you it will get you through anything ,I had the sd33 diesel years ago
totally bombproof ,so easy to work on too, with loads of space ,I loved that truck
by sodjer
Mon Jul 10, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Matching meals to menus - international rations, British ORPs
Replies: 6
Views: 1129

Re: Matching meals to menus - international rations, British ORPs

hey ,kris-42 ,can you give the context of your find ,and possibly the trg area , were they buried ? on the surface? the French are training regularly with uk forces ,mainly their airborne element , the cans you speak of at 18,sounds like the old beef/chicken/cheese spread from older packs , but the ...
by sodjer
Mon Jul 10, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Gas masks and canteen lids
Replies: 28
Views: 6992

Re: Gas masks and canteen lids

Oh dear, I was torn between answering this or ignoring it,the person writing it has never fired the sa80. I would donate money to any charity to see you doing it ,but it's easy to say if we can't see it done . I didn't understand your take on the extraction/ ejection setup in both sa80 or the L1A1/F...