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by housil
Tue Mar 13, 2007 3:16 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Real or Fake?
Replies: 19
Views: 8038

Wow, jubifahrer - that's really interesting. I thought those big green Russian rations were the older versions but it sounds like yours is current/new. I wonder what the difference between the two rations is? (Besides the contents, of course). http://jeep.cfasp.de/upload/367631.jpg The outer packin...
by housil
Mon Mar 12, 2007 5:15 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Real or Fake?
Replies: 19
Views: 8038

Re: Real or Fake?

Hi, today i got this russian ration. Do you think thats a real russion ration, it looks different to the one, kman is showing on his HP. http://www.mreinfo.com/images/news/jubifahrer-365942.jpg http://www.mreinfo.com/images/news/jubifahrer-365946.jpg best regards jubifahrer My one looks almost the ...
by housil
Sun Mar 04, 2007 4:37 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Ebay asshats
Replies: 86
Views: 24045

But as for that spoon...as much as I love those MRE spoons, I've found they aren't as durable as I once thought. I usually keep one in my kit when I'm travelling (and I've been travelling a lot). You just never know when you'll need a spoon. But I've found that after about 4-6 months of just sittin...
by housil
Fri Mar 02, 2007 8:17 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Food Packet Assault, Individual
Replies: 11
Views: 3353

mreheater72 wrote:Oli thanks for the great links!

The "olive-drab" site I know, but the other I never visited before, very interesting!

Greets mreheater72
Hagen, check this:

http://www.berlin-brigade.de/ration/show.php

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by housil
Wed Feb 28, 2007 5:53 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Food Packet Assault, Individual
Replies: 11
Views: 3353

Re: Food Packet Assault, Individual

Hi guys, Has anyone some further knowledge (photos, web links, ...) about this old US ration? So long mreheater72 See at http://www.olive-drab.com/od_rations.php for further information. One of my favorite sites and source of information Check this http://www.qmfound.com/army_subsistence_history.ht...
by housil
Sun Feb 25, 2007 12:32 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Age of C-Rations ?
Replies: 12
Views: 4406

Hey guys. You know, I kept meaning to answer mreheater72's c-ration question about dates but by the time I got home, I always forgot to check the dates on the cans and cases I have. I'll try to remember when I get home this weekend. I have some cases from 1974/1978 so I should be able to see how th...
by housil
Sat Feb 24, 2007 5:46 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Age of C-Rations ?
Replies: 12
Views: 4406

In one of the photos, it has Date Packed 7/80 so its prehaps July 1980? 0056. Feb. 25th 1980. would make sence, food made in feb then packed in july? I am just guessing so please don't take my word on it. Garron The C-Ration wasn´t out of the box showen on the first foto. The box is still closed wi...
by housil
Sat Feb 24, 2007 6:58 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: Age of C-Rations ?
Replies: 12
Views: 4406

Age of C-Rations ?

Remember early days... When everything was better... The MRE´s were called C-Rations... http://jeep.cfasp.de/upload/349917.jpg The food came in little, tiny green cans http://jeep.cfasp.de/upload/349918.jpg By the way, how old are this? Does anybody know how to estimate the age of a C-Ration? At the...
by housil
Thu Feb 22, 2007 8:42 pm
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: 19 years old EPa entree...
Replies: 23
Views: 8772

dirtbag wrote:MMMMMM ! Puke in a tin ! :lol:
This was after the gastric flu, not during...
by housil
Thu Feb 22, 2007 10:22 am
Forum: International Ration Reviews
Topic: 19 years old EPa entree...
Replies: 23
Views: 8772

lol i had one of the same couple of weeks back.. 1991 edition it looked the same like but it tasted a little different, something was wrong with the bacon pieces and i didnt finished mine... Seltsam :shock: Was the package damaged?! Maybe just a little, tiny hole?! A just 16 years old EPa was spoil...