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by BTemple
Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: British 80/90s arctic ration
Replies: 16
Views: 487

Re: British 80/90s arctic ration

you wont win this :twisted: contains :tea coffe sugar chewgum dextrose porridge chicken main meal peas rice rollo boiled sweets milk Soup raisins peanuts beef Stock crackers can of meat matches klenex cocoa i have eaten loads of these back in the 80 and early 90s,the royal marines used them here in...
by BTemple
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: British 80/90s arctic ration
Replies: 16
Views: 487

Re: British 80/90s arctic ration

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F112746768149 This got my interest up. Does anyone have more information about it? I don't know very much about it but I've been bidding on it since it was posted. I'm going to assume it will have freeze-dried mains p...
by BTemple
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: British 80/90s arctic ration
Replies: 16
Views: 487

Re: British 80/90s arctic ration

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F112746768149 This got my interest up. Does anyone have more information about it? I don't know very much about it but I've been bidding on it since it was posted. I'm going to assume it will have freeze-dried mains p...
by BTemple
Thu Jan 18, 2018 8:37 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Meal, Flight, Feeding, Individual?
Replies: 6
Views: 397

Meal, Flight, Feeding, Individual?

Managed to score this interesting looking brown bag ration on eBay last night: https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F253360678631 At first I assumed that it was a simple brown bag MRE, but didn't give the pictures a hard look until after I had won it. There...
by BTemple
Wed Jan 17, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: French RCIR - Menu #1 Ostrich in Cranberry Sauce
Replies: 8
Views: 342

Re: French RCIR - Menu #1 Ostrich in Cranberry Sauce

Wow. Sounds complicated. I've been buying mine from foodrations.it on Ebay, he's in Lithuania and have never had a problem.Sends me a pic of the box before heading to the P.O. Just received two from him today, Ostrich and a Veal Marengo. Both arrived in pristine condition. Bought separately, one to...
by BTemple
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: French RCIR - Menu #1 Ostrich in Cranberry Sauce
Replies: 8
Views: 342

Re: French RCIR - Menu #1 Ostrich in Cranberry Sauce

Very nice review, thanks for sharing! This is one ration that has eluded me. Both times I tried to buy it I got sent a different menu 1 instead lol. I may have to renew my search... It took 3 tries to finally get the right one. 1st time I got a Halal instead, 2nd time I got sent the right one but C...
by BTemple
Mon Jan 15, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: How often do you eat rations?
Replies: 18
Views: 659

Re: How often do you eat rations?

The amount I eat changes from time to time. Some weeks I could eat a couple and then maybe I go a month without having anything. My missus doesn't eat the ration stuff at all, so I usually have it when I'm home because I didn't get a call for work, or on the weekend and I want something different fo...
by BTemple
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Dream Menu
Replies: 14
Views: 395

Re: Dream Menu

I'd have to go with Hot Turkey Sandwich with Fries, gravy and dressing (stuffing)
by BTemple
Sun Jan 14, 2018 7:33 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: MRE Dating
Replies: 5
Views: 199

Re: MRE Dating

So, another newbie question -- how do you date MREs? I know the general scheme - 5186 would be the 186th day, but what about the year? It could be 2005, 2015, even 1995. I assume the menu number and content would help you date it? It would be fairly easy to differentiate between those years of an M...
by BTemple
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Buying MRE/IMP's In Toronto?
Replies: 12
Views: 431

Re: Buying MRE/IMP's In Toronto?

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