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by housil
Wed Sep 05, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?
Replies: 11
Views: 1069

Re: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?

That looks like a great item, housil. Did you open that recently to sample, or are those older pics? It was taken 2016, when that FD was 11 years "old": Topf.jpg Bundeswehr ones didn´t have a best by date, just a production date as all military ones. I don´t mind age of FD rations due to my own exp...
by housil
Sat Sep 01, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?
Replies: 11
Views: 1069

Re: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?

Eistee is right, the EPa leicht (not "light"!!) was a box to feed 4 soldiers a whole day with 8 FD entrees etc. First version with canned "crackers" (left), second in a pouch (right) EPa leicht4.jpg 8 FD entrees, bars, energy drinks like a McD milk shake etc. EPa leicht5.jpg Beef stew KBR1.jpg KBR2....
by housil
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Marine Week Sept. 5-9, 2018, in Charlotte, NC
Replies: 3
Views: 488

Re: Marine Week Sept. 5-9, 2018, in Charlotte, NC

Too bad it´s no in October...
by housil
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?
Replies: 11
Views: 1069

Re: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?

carlosflar wrote:
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:25 pm
I think that those meals are high quality, and many have dairy, but probably they last longer than 2 years
Maybe I should open one of mine 2006 EPa leicht that has 8 of these :wink:
by housil
Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?
Replies: 11
Views: 1069

Re: Why do Travellunch freeze dried items have such short shelf life?

"Travellunch" is made by the German "Reiter" Company. Over here in Germany, there is by regulation no longer shelf life than two years "allowed".
by housil
Mon Aug 27, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Reserve unit mil camp
Replies: 3
Views: 398

Re: Reserve unit mil camp

Dispatch rider? DSCN5372.JPG Left, Russian UAZ 469 DSCN5376.JPG My tent and Iltis IMG_7094.JPG Lining up for breakfast IMG_7105.JPG kitchen crew at making breakfast IMG_7108.JPG Scrambled eggs/omlette and rolls IMG_7111.JPG No electricity, just romantic lanterns :wink: IMG_7103.JPG DSCN5389.JPG DSCN...
by housil
Mon Aug 27, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Reserve unit mil camp
Replies: 3
Views: 398

Reserve unit mil camp

A reserve unit had their 20th anniversary so we did a camp event there: Mess tent and field kitchen trailer food got served Wednesday to Sunday DSCN5318.JPG our own dining "facility" :mrgreen: DSCN5324.JPG DSCN5330.JPG Me wearing Canadian CADPAD not my regular uniform DSCN5339.JPG (left to right) Ru...
by housil
Mon Aug 27, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Hi everyone, Newbie here!
Replies: 3
Views: 353

Re: Hi everyone, Newbie here!

Welcome to forums :D
by housil
Sat Aug 18, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Buying in Paris
Replies: 3
Views: 391

Re: Buying in Paris

Blnk-53t wrote:
Fri Aug 17, 2018 10:00 am
Any suggestions?
Can send you two cases from Germany to France.
by housil
Fri Aug 17, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Portuguese Armed Forces 24HR ration
Replies: 6
Views: 818

Re: Portuguese Armed Forces 24HR ration

They are huge!