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by housil
Mon Jan 15, 2007 3:11 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Jam musings...
Replies: 6
Views: 2154

Re: Jam musings...

(...) And he is likely pondering, as i am, why the Canadian military gave us each two packets of raspberry jam, and not any bread on which to spread it... *toasts the Canadian government with cup-a-soup* :?: I checked my one´s: http://jeep.cfasp.de/upload/310858.jpg but I´m having http://jeep.cfasp...
by housil
Mon Jan 15, 2007 2:48 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Austrian Ration's
Replies: 3
Views: 1963

Re: Austrian Ration's

Picked up some Austrian Army A Rations awhile back on ebay Germany. Finally got them last week. The Austrian rations are packed in a silver foil bag. It has a sticker on the outside of the bag that tells what ration # it is. Also on that sticker is another sticker that tells what the expiration dat...
by housil
Sat Nov 18, 2006 10:14 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Not Individual Rations only...
Replies: 19
Views: 5961

i really like the second picture with the spoon next to the can.... :D http://jeep.cfasp.de/upload/254716.jpg OK "Hawkeye" :o It´s good to know to be under professional here... :lol: This is not an ordernary spoon. This is one of my genuine US-Army cutlery collection. See this: http://jee...
by housil
Fri Nov 17, 2006 9:43 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Not Individual Rations only...
Replies: 19
Views: 5961

dirtbag wrote:0262 could also mean febuary 1962... the use of the 'year + julian date ' wasn't used until fairly recently.
HTH


What means "HTH"?! :?:
by housil
Thu Nov 16, 2006 12:18 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Not Individual Rations only...
Replies: 19
Views: 5961

Not Individual Rations only...

I don´t have a couple of hundret Individual Rations only, I also love (and collect) all other typs of (group) field kitchen rations, T-18 rations a.s.o. http://jeep.cfasp.de/upload/252532.jpg Today I got a new "treasure": http://jeep.cfasp.de/upload/252538.jpg A hugh can to make 13 serving...
by housil
Sun Nov 12, 2006 9:24 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: New first strike ration
Replies: 9
Views: 3370

First Strike Rations

by housil
Sun Nov 12, 2006 9:19 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Butter
Replies: 8
Views: 2740

Stef wrote:incredible! Next time, someone will find the way to make some water powder! :lol:

I confirm for the German EPA's margarine, I had some and it's was quite good.



Dehydrated water,

Instructions:
just add water....

:P
by housil
Sat Nov 11, 2006 5:24 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Butter
Replies: 8
Views: 2740

The german army (Bundeswehr) had some margarine in it´s rations (EPA´s) during the 1970-80 in a tooth-paste-similar tube. But they also replaced it. I can remember to it. We had the margarine on the crackers and some jam on it (continetal breakfast :D ). We also opend the tin food containers before ...
by housil
Sat Nov 11, 2006 5:13 pm
Forum: MRE Reviews
Topic: 1993 Beef Stew
Replies: 4
Views: 2108

16 years old chicken a la king...

I had a 1990 Chicken a la King today.
Only the Tabasco had turned to brown color, everything else was in still good condition. The chicken had a light yellow color, but I guess that was the almost normal color.
The crackers and the peanut butter were also still delicious... :D

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