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by carlosflar
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: What to include in homemade/DIY MREs?
Replies: 13
Views: 5937

Re: What to include in homemade/DIY MREs?

You also have to keep in mind the density of the food, its wiser to put a bar of chocolate than a bag of chips since the chips are going to ocupy way more
by carlosflar
Mon Jun 10, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Huge deal on Ebay
Replies: 18
Views: 8899

Re: Huge deal on Ebay

That's the thing, too good to pass on, if you think about it, you've saved a bunch of cash buying the food like this...
by carlosflar
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Huge deal on Ebay
Replies: 18
Views: 8899

Re: Huge deal on Ebay

2,50usd for 10 pound cans... That's a serious bargain if I lived there and had the space I would definitely buy it... Just the food value alone is really good...
by carlosflar
Fri Jun 07, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: 2001 Australian air force pilot survival ration
Replies: 6
Views: 4999

Re: 2001 Australian air force pilot survival ration

cap174 wrote:
Fri Jun 07, 2019 5:03 pm
According to the info sheet the blue/ purple thing is for quality control. Maybe it shows the menu? Or maybe it changes color when wet.
Survival rations rarely (or never from what I've seen) have menu options so it's probably a reactive piece of paper, probably to heat/time...
by carlosflar
Fri Jun 07, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: 2001 Australian air force pilot survival ration
Replies: 6
Views: 4999

Re: 2001 Australian air force pilot survival ration

"wholesome cake" that looks pretty interesting! What if the little blue thing?
by carlosflar
Fri Jun 07, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: The USDA is after me for ordering French Rations - NEW 5/21 UPDATES! This is happening! To everybody :-(
Replies: 110
Views: 54903

Re: The USDA is after me for ordering French Rations - NEW 5/21 UPDATES! This is happening! To everybody :-(

Has anyone even heard of a case of contaminated or diseased sealed and sterilized military rations causing an illness? I know there was a recall of milkshakes from a batch of US MRE's quite a few years ago but I've never heard of anyone getting sick. I'm not counting food that has spoiled due to ag...
by carlosflar
Thu Jun 06, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Civilian MRE Reviews
Topic: Civilian canned meals (as used in 70s Aus ratpacks).
Replies: 2
Views: 4910

Re: Civilian canned meals (as used in 70s Aus ratpacks).

How did the cheese can to stove work?
by carlosflar
Wed Jun 05, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Military Camp "Hammelburg" 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 9654

Re: Military Camp "Hammelburg" 2019

Was this training or just a good excuse for munching on some rations? :lol: Nice vehicles!!
by carlosflar
Wed Jun 05, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: Spanish Breakfast #3. My 1st video!!
Replies: 10
Views: 9298

Re: Spanish Breakfast #3. My 1st video!!

Next time try putting some of the condensed milk on the hot cocoa, makes for an extra sweet extra creamy version :mrgreen:
The rehydration salts are to eat them as is, like if it was powdered candy... It's weird but tastes decent