Transitional Type OG107 Combat Uniform (“RDF Uniform”)

Thursday June 8th, 2017 admin

Stock Number Reference:   Coat Coat, Hot Weather, Poplin, OG-107, Type I Assign Date: 1967-07-20 (inherited from rip-stop Tropical Combat Uniform) Chest Sz / Height Sz SHORT REGULAR LONG X-SMALL 8405-00-935-4702 8405-00-935-4703 SMALL 8405-00-935-4704 8405-00-935-4705 8405-00-935-4706 MEDIUM 8405-00-935-4707 8405-00-935-4708 8405-00-935-4709 LARGE 8405-00-935-4710 8405-00-935-4711 8405-00-935-4712 X-LARGE 8405-00-935-4713   Trousers Trousers, Hot […]

Arctic White Snow Camouflage Parka / Trousers (Post Vietnam War)

Sunday June 4th, 2017 admin

Shown set contract number 1982 (trousers, DPSC) and 1978 (parka).   Stock Number Reference: Parka Parka, Oxford, Snow Camouflage, Arctic Assign Date: Unknown Size NSN Small 8415-00-223-7625 Medium 8415-00-223-7628 Large 8415-00-223-7627 X-Large 8415-00-223-7980   Trousers Trousers, Oxford, Snow Camouflage, Arctic Assign Date: 1967-02-03 Waist Sz / Inseam Sz  SHORT  REGULAR […]

Medical Instrument and Supply Set Case No.8 (1979)

Saturday June 3rd, 2017 admin

Stock Number Reference: Case, Medical Instrument and Supply Set, Nonrigid, No.8 NSN: 6545-00-823-8165 (Inherited from M2 Jungle First Aid Pouch) Assign Date: Unknown   Content list: NSN Nomenclature Qty. Unit 6545-00-180-6239 Insert, First Aid Kit Case, Plastic, Olive Drab 1 ea 6505-00-914-3593 Povidone-Iodine, Solution, NF, 10%, 1/2 oz 1/50 bx 6508-00-110-1473 […]

M-249 SAW Bandoleer

Wednesday May 17th, 2017 admin

Holds one M-249 5.56mm cartridge container. Shown one dated May, 1995.   Stock Number Reference: Bandoleer NSN: 1305-01-131-5209 Assign Date: 1982-05-12

Black Battle Dress Uniform

Friday March 17th, 2017 admin

Shown coat contract number dated 1997 ,Small-Regular size. Black BDU often used by imaginary enemy during military manoeuvres.   Stock Number Reference: Coat Coat, Hot Weather, Black 357 NSN-Size sheet: Chest Sz / Height Sz X-SHORT SHORT REGULAR LONG Assign Date X-SMALL 8415-01-422-1339 8415-01-422-1332 1995-11-22 SMALL 8415-01-422-1988 8415-01-422-1991 8415-01-422-1990 8415-01-422-1992 1995-11-24 […]

Brown Cellulose Acetate Spectacle Frame (1988)

Tuesday March 14th, 2017 admin

Also  known as “BCG” (Birth Control Glasses).   Stock Number Reference: Frame, Spectacle, Cellulose Acetate, Brown Size-NSN Sheet: EYE/BRIDGE 20mm 22mm 24mm 26mm Assign Date 46mm 6540-01-146-7823 6540-01-146-7824 6540-01-146-7826 6540-01-146-7825 1983-02-05 48mm 6540-01-147-4670 6540-01-147-4671 6540-01-147-4672 6540-01-147-4673 1983-02-16 50mm 6540-01-147-4674 6540-01-147-4675 6540-01-147-4676 6540-01-147-4678 1983-02-16 52mm 6540-01-147-4679 6540-01-147-4677 1983-02-16

AN/PRC-126/128 Radio

Sunday March 12th, 2017 admin

The AN/PRC-128 is a short range, handheld tactical radio for use primarily by Air Force guards and special operations teams. It was not intended for Army combat use. AN/PRC-128 is a lightweight, militarized transceiver providing two-way, voice-communications. The radio covers the frequency range of 30-87.975 megahertz or 130 – 173.9875 […]

Hot Weather Boots (Jungle, Panama Sole, Post Vietnam War)

Tuesday March 7th, 2017 admin

Stock Number Reference: Boots, Hot Weather Assign Date: 1968-04-24 NSN-Size List: Size/Width X-Narrow Narrow Regular Wide X-Wide 3 8430-00-141-0767 5 8430-00-141-0768 8430-00-141-0769 8430-00-141-0770 8430-00-141-0771 8430-00-141-0772 6 8430-00-141-0773 8430-00-141-0774 8430-00-141-0775 8430-00-141-0776 8430-00-141-0778 7 8430-00-141-0779 8430-00-141-0780 8430-00-141-0781 8430-00-141-0782 8430-00-141-0783 8 8430-00-141-0784 8430-00-141-0785 8430-00-141-0786 8430-00-141-0787 8430-00-141-0788 9 8430-00-141-0789 8430-00-141-0790 8430-00-141-0791 8430-00-141-0792 8430-00-141-0793 10 8430-00-141-0794 […]

Steel Carabiner / Snap Link

Friday February 10th, 2017 admin

Shown six dated 1970, 1979, 1981 and 1987.   Stock Number Reference: Snap Link, Mountain Piton FSN: 8465-360-0228 NSN: 8465-00-360-0228 Assign Date: Unknown

M-1949 Cattlehide Glove Shells (1978)

Tuesday January 10th, 2017 admin

Use with glove liners.   Stock Number Reference: Glove Shells, Cattlehide Assign Date: Unknown Size NSN 3 8415-00-269-5700 4 8415-00-269-5701 5 8415-00-269-5702

Woodland Camouflage Nylon Poncho

Wednesday December 28th, 2016 admin

Use with Woodland Camouflage Poncho Liner.   Stock Number Reference: Poncho, Wet Weather, Coated Nylon, Woodland Camouflage NSN: 8405-01-100-0976 Assign Date: 1980-08-28

[Repost] The Baldwin Articles – The Canteen Cover

Wednesday December 7th, 2016 admin

Source: Soldier Systems Daily Author: LTC Terry Baldwin As you can see from the attached picture I own a lot of different canteen covers. And I’ll admit that this is just the tip of the iceberg. I never intended to acquire so much gear but it just turned out that way. […]

[Repost] The Baldwin Articles: Packboards And Cargo Shelves

Saturday December 3rd, 2016 admin

Source: Soldier Systems Daily Author: LTC Terry Baldwin Packboards, aka packframes, are an ancient load carrying concept. The Roman Legions utilized a clever variation on the basic idea for centuries. The Legionaries were issued a wooden T-shaped “carrying pole” which they rested on the top of the rectangular plywood and leather […]