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by amram
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Tradez
Replies: 6
Views: 3151

Tradez

Few items for possible trade here: I am interested in items of similar time periods or older (little list of particulars - any SA/ST, other than shown, RCI complete, RCI accessory canned, K rations, WW2 c-ration, Parachute rations) Gimme a shout with questions or offers! PM's welcome. 1. (2) Complet...
by amram
Thu Apr 18, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: interesting life boat ration
Replies: 12
Views: 5244

Re: interesting life boat ration

I'm looking at your photos on my big monitor, and I can see the pack date now. It's partially obscured, but is it "9/56"? Man, can't believe I didn't notice that! I think you're right "packed 9/56". Well that's a bit of a downer, still pretty old though! 8) After plugging the date with description ...
by amram
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: interesting life boat ration
Replies: 12
Views: 5244

Re: interesting life boat ration

The Wiki page for Carr'ssays that it was registered as Carr & co. Ltd. in 1884 but reverted to private ownership in 1908. I don't know if changing from a limited company to a private one would have meant a change of the name put on the tins or not, but maybe your ration is pre 1908? Very interestin...
by amram
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: interesting life boat ration
Replies: 12
Views: 5244

Re: interesting life boat ration

I don't this one came off the Queen Mary, the one that allegedly did had a stamp in one corner denoting it, which is absent from this one. Still neat i suppose, now whether or not to open it...
by amram
Wed Apr 17, 2019 8:01 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: interesting life boat ration
Replies: 12
Views: 5244

Re: interesting life boat ration

ViperGTS wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:08 pm
Awesome Richard! I bought some Carrs crackers yesterday. Thanks for the clarification. Do you know if this is ww2, or earlier?
I've seen one other of these for sale, but it was opened and empty. It was apparently from the Queen Mary and from the WW2 era.
by amram
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: interesting life boat ration
Replies: 12
Views: 5244

interesting life boat ration

Just acquired this life boat ration, just wanted to see if anyone had any info on these?
by amram
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: SA-4 Survival Arctic, possible Value?
Replies: 6
Views: 3375

Re: SA-4 Survival Arctic, possible Value?

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Cans-Lot-for-Select-Buyer/254201282809?hash=item3b2f93c0f9:g:rO4AAOSwrFlctSp9 Maybe we make, a group buy Amram :) ??? I will be intrested in 1-2 of those. Cheers Those are the ten I was referring to 😂😂😂 .... He posted them as a group for me. I am going to try and flip some ...
by amram
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: SA-4 Survival Arctic, possible Value?
Replies: 6
Views: 3375

Re: SA-4 Survival Arctic, possible Value?

excellent thank you!
by amram
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: SA-4 Survival Arctic, possible Value?
Replies: 6
Views: 3375

SA-4 Survival Arctic, possible Value?

I have a line on 10 of these suckers, still negotiating price. What do these usual bring?

Many Thanks!

- AM RAM
by amram
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: The Holy Grail of MREs/Rations?
Replies: 37
Views: 15419

Re: The Holy Grail of MREs/Rations?

w00zers, Id give my left nut to get ahold of one of those WW1 rations!