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by cablemonkey
Sat May 07, 2011 1:48 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Another clueless newspaper review of MREs
Replies: 8
Views: 12577

Re: Another clueless newspaper review of MREs

Sounds like this guy doesn't eat much preserved food, if any. As kman points out, you have to put it into context; these things are designed to be shelf-stable for years! There are going to be some unavoidable trade-offs in flavour and quality with the amount of processing that is needed to achieve ...
by cablemonkey
Sat Apr 16, 2011 8:03 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: South Korean patrol ration
Replies: 5
Views: 6832

Re: South Korean patrol ration

Looks really small. Must be all deydrated?
by cablemonkey
Mon Feb 28, 2011 11:19 pm
Forum: Other US Ration Reviews
Topic: Menu C's are no more
Replies: 2
Views: 1959

Re: Menu C's are no more

I'm a little sad that they were my intro to the world of MREs, and that I have a case left. But happy that they and their deceptive advertising is gone.

edit: campingsurvival.com says that they're getting 2 more pallets of these in soon. So if you *really* want some, I guess you could talk to them.
by cablemonkey
Mon Feb 28, 2011 9:14 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: New Danish ration pack
Replies: 13
Views: 15822

Re: New Danish ration pack

Looks like they are basing it off the Drytech rations that currently supply Norwegian, Swedish and Finnish forces and Orifo stuff (who I believe are also a Scandinavian company). Having tasted both types before (thanks Norge! and Orifo supply some UK MCR parts) Check out the links page on http://ww...
by cablemonkey
Sun Feb 06, 2011 3:03 pm
Forum: Other US Ration Reviews
Topic: Petition for Sopacko to create a Civilian FSR?
Replies: 78
Views: 26451

Re: Petition for Sopacko to create a Civilian FSR?

I received Treesuit's FSR and I have to say that I'm very impressed with the thought and planning that went into the execution of this project. The main package in its own re-sealable ziplock sack is contained in another vacuum sealed package. I'm not sure if the outer bag maintained its integrity d...
by cablemonkey
Thu Jan 13, 2011 11:13 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: My first UK Multi Climate Ration Pack
Replies: 22
Views: 7856

Re: My first UK Multi Climate Ration Pack

yeah, not so much. It was math much like that that was the dealbreaker for some cases of RCIRs I found from a guy in Paris.
by cablemonkey
Thu Jan 13, 2011 2:06 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Any Hams out there?
Replies: 11
Views: 2486

Re: Any Hams out there?

I am a ham here in VE7 land.
by cablemonkey
Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:08 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: My first UK Multi Climate Ration Pack
Replies: 22
Views: 7856

Re: My first UK Multi Climate Ration Pack

I would be interested as well. Has anyone confirmed if they cam/will ship to North America?
by cablemonkey
Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:01 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: MRE Info First Strike Ration
Replies: 33
Views: 10371

Re: MRE Info First Strike Ration

What a cool idea. PM inbound.
by cablemonkey
Fri Nov 19, 2010 12:18 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Is this normal or common?
Replies: 9
Views: 3504

Re: Is this normal or common?

Get a case of MenuC if you really want to see wacky substitutions.