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by FREMONT
Wed Jun 22, 2016 3:49 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: First Strike Rations
Replies: 17
Views: 6032

Re: First Strike Rations

Thanks for the replies. Truth be told, the person selling the First Strikes is, I am fairly certain, cadre at the Army Mountain Warfare School, based on my conversations with him. That is probably where he gets them. He won't entirely admit to anything, just tells me to "keep checking back for more...
by FREMONT
Tue Jun 21, 2016 10:29 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: First Strike Rations
Replies: 17
Views: 6032

Re: First Strike Rations

Holy smokes, those prices are insane! What particular details could possibly make First Strikes worth so much? What should I look for? We have tons of them at work, in fact they have entirely replaced MREs following a lengthy mission we had last year where we depleted all of our MREs. I can't obtai...
by FREMONT
Sat Jun 18, 2016 11:49 pm
Forum: MRE Tips & Tricks
Topic: Ration Heater, Mounted Troops
Replies: 31
Views: 18712

Re: Ration Heater, Mounted Troops

These ration heaters remind me of toasters. Which makes me crave French toast for some odd reason.. :|
by FREMONT
Sat Jun 18, 2016 11:45 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Russian Ration question
Replies: 14
Views: 6709

Re: Russian Ration question

Personally I prefer the army rations over the police ones. The army ones do have a higher calorie content as they include more drink mixes and side dishes. Other than that the main meals and the other contents are identical. thanks for the info! I have a question for you. Do Wisconsin rations conta...
by FREMONT
Sat Jun 18, 2016 11:38 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Russian IRP prices
Replies: 19
Views: 7169

Re: Russian IRP prices

Nope...as of June 1, it's Hurricane Season!! We have flood season over here - lucky us we live on "house on the hill" - that´s where my alias came from :mrgreen: Last Sunday, just one hrs far... :shock: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZTGiCY18mA I live a couple miles from a large river and we have...
by FREMONT
Sat Jun 18, 2016 11:36 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Russian IRP prices
Replies: 19
Views: 7169

Re: Russian IRP prices

What happened to the irp prices on ebay? It seems like all the sellers significantly their prices! I was able to get 3 packs w/shipping for about $70 a couple months ago and now they're over $100?! I was able to get 5 pack's for that price and now those are going for over $150 :evil: Here are a few...
by FREMONT
Sat Jun 18, 2016 11:16 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Tube Foods
Replies: 34
Views: 19519

Re: Tube Foods

As a follow up, the USAF also uses "tube foods" for specialty missions. According to NATICK. "The purpose of tube food is to feed U2 reconnaissance pilots in the US Air Force during missions that may last as long as 12 hours. The high altitude profile of these missions requires pilots to wear full ...
by FREMONT
Fri Jun 17, 2016 12:40 am
Forum: Civilian MRE Reviews
Topic: SPAM
Replies: 32
Views: 16927

Re: SPAM

I'll admit it.

I don't recall eating spam in my entire life.

Bring on the shame.
by FREMONT
Fri Jun 17, 2016 12:26 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Article: The Combat Ration Collectors Who Eat Decades-Old Military Meals
Replies: 16
Views: 6991

Re: Article: The Combat Ration Collectors Who Eat Decades-Old Military Meals

Welp, now i'm gonna post a ration review on this website :lol:
by FREMONT
Fri Jun 17, 2016 12:08 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: First Strike Rations
Replies: 17
Views: 6032

Re: First Strike Rations

I see from your profile that you are in Ohio. If so, there is a guy that sets up at the gun shows in Columbus regularly that has a bunch of surplus. Whenever I see him at a show, he typically has a case with a few extras. That said, if you are near Cincinati, and if you are seriously interested in ...