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by texrdnec
Thu Nov 24, 2022 11:49 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving
Replies: 2
Views: 39

Re: Happy Thanksgiving

those sexy, sexy B units i started out with zero interest in C rations, only Ks. i bought B units as filler for the display but like everything else, the Bs evolved and had some really neat variations through the war so i grew to love them as well damn you, old food, damn you! hope everybody has a g...
by texrdnec
Sun Nov 20, 2022 11:38 pm
Forum: Other US Ration Reviews
Topic: Every Cigarette Brand used in the MCI from 59, till the end in 72
Replies: 10
Views: 2484

Re: Every Cigarette Brand used in the MCI from 59, till the end in 72

ugh, i hate that sideways pic BS

too late to screw with it tonight, i'll try to figure out how to flip it tomorrow but at least one guy wasn't very fond of raleighs back in the day...
by texrdnec
Sun Nov 20, 2022 11:34 pm
Forum: Other US Ration Reviews
Topic: Every Cigarette Brand used in the MCI from 59, till the end in 72
Replies: 10
Views: 2484

Re: Every Cigarette Brand used in the MCI from 59, till the end in 72

That’s the one!!!!

Perfect time to share a joke wwii memo I picked up a few years back…
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by texrdnec
Sat Nov 19, 2022 3:35 pm
Forum: Other US Ration Reviews
Topic: Every Cigarette Brand used in the MCI from 59, till the end in 72
Replies: 10
Views: 2484

Re: Every Cigarette Brand used in the MCI from 59, till the end in 72

the raleigh white pack with the vertical logo is the only K rat cigs that i'm missing

so far as i know, every other K rat cigarette pack is represented in this pic (as well as that 10pk chesterfield)

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by texrdnec
Sat Nov 19, 2022 9:52 am
Forum: Other US Ration Reviews
Topic: Every Cigarette Brand used in the MCI from 59, till the end in 72
Replies: 10
Views: 2484

Re: Every Cigarette Brand used in the MCI from 59, till the end in 72

There were 3 and 9 CT packs from ww2 C rats as well of Chesters, philip morris, and i forget the other... . Oh I remember... Fleetwood. so far as the WWII 9 packs i've only seen lucky, chesterfield, and philip morris and then chelsea would band 3 3packs together as well, still on the lookout for an...
by texrdnec
Fri Oct 07, 2022 10:48 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: fake K on ebay
Replies: 2
Views: 2967

Re: fake K on ebay

Wrong wax. See where it’s pooled and is clear/white?

WWII waterproofing wax was amber colored, as you can see where it’s pooled here.
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by texrdnec
Thu Oct 06, 2022 6:34 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: fake K on ebay
Replies: 2
Views: 2967

fake K on ebay

keeps going up with 5 days to go yet fake as they come, hope it's not anybody here bidding [url]https://www.ebay.com/itm/394273378093?hash=item5bcc864f2d:g:DTgAAOSwMDpjPMNP&amdata=enc%3AAQAHAAAAkFgYYJoS87AUOldo6u0FuLiSsHvFf62IuS7fKqKMmITd8XQgf%2B3aGTIuSC0iJD08cmcl3oqOPVJ8ZVpO5m%2Fnl7%2BuVNKH%2BTly51...
by texrdnec
Mon Sep 19, 2022 8:41 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: MREMountain and U.S. Customs Policy?
Replies: 3
Views: 4574

Re: MREMountain and U.S. Customs Policy?

they did the same thing to me. stole my jerky, chicken soup (but left the chicken meatballs), chili and some other things from my dutch and i don't remember what from the norwegian a different package ordered a week earlier arrived on the same day, dutch was complete and they stole my deer pate out ...
by texrdnec
Sun Aug 14, 2022 11:15 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: WTS: Various items from WWII and up
Replies: 4
Views: 1360

Re: WTS: Various items from WWII and up

wishing you the best, let us know when he gets here!
by texrdnec
Wed Aug 10, 2022 4:48 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: SOLD january 1963 MCI
Replies: 0
Views: 1739

SOLD january 1963 MCI

ratted main meal, stained bottom. $100 shipped priority mail https://www.ar15.com/media/mediaFiles/30587/285BE13E-8E17-4B06-87E1-5E958CE412B1-2484278.jpg https://www.ar15.com/media/mediaFiles/30587/38FC7570-C293-437A-940A-E58669197BAE-2484279.jpg add an extra accessory packet for $50 https://www.ar1...