Sorry, We Were Wrong About EI Made MARPAT YOTE

Friday December 6th, 2019 admin

Author: Beta-TNT (Webmaster) Two months ago, I posted a blog about Eagle Industries made MARPAT YOTE. In that blog, I stated some suspicious detail, like unusual buckles/zipper puller, misused NSN, and even the color (woodland MARPAT). Based on these suspicious fact, I drew the conclusion that it might be a […]

Fake Crye Precision Collection

Sunday January 22nd, 2017 admin

AOR1 JPC It’s the contract number on this label is blank, and it’s NSN shows 8470-01-631-4318. It not a valid NSN, but still, there is something fishy with it. The NIIN (NSN with no FSC code, it’s 01-631-4318 for this case) was assigned to a thing totally irrelevant: Filter Element, Fluid (4330-01-631-4318). For some reason, […]

USGI Contract Number Prefix Reference (Pre 2003)

Wednesday September 21st, 2016 admin

  Prefix Valid Time Note Sample QM 1954-1962 4 digits or long format with last two digits year number. DA 1950s-1961 The last two digits of contract number represented the year DSA-# 1962-1965 The last two digits of contract number represented the year. Letter might on each side of the year number. […]

Joint Electronics Type Designation System (The “AN” System)

Monday January 18th, 2016 admin

History With the rapidly expanding use of radio, radar and other electronic equipment in World War II, the old Army and Navy systems were increasingly unsuited for the new requirements. Therefore, the Army and Navy introduced the new “Joint Army-Navy Nomenclature System”, also known as “Joint Communications-Electronics Nomenclature System”, or […]

NSN Query Resource

Wednesday January 6th, 2016 admin

Variable: %NSN_STR%, %NSN_STR_NON_DASH%, %NIIN_STR% Example: NSN: 8465-00-860-0256 %NSN_STR% = “8465-00-860-0256” %NSN_STR_NON_DASH% = “8465008600256” %NIIN_STR% = “008600256” Direct Link: http://www.nsn-now.com/%NSN_STR_NON_DASH% Full Link: http://www.nsn-now.com/8465008600256 Site Direct Query Link NSN-NOW http://www.nsn-now.com/%NSN_STR_NON_DASH% ISO-PARTS http://www.iso-parts.com/Public/Search_NSN_Details.aspx?NSN=%NSN_STR% ISO-GROUP http://www.iso-group.com/NSNDetail/%NSN_STR% Army Property http://www.armyproperty.com/nsn/%NSN_STR% Part Target (Too complicate, use NSN search function) Just NSN-Parts http://www.justnsnparts.com/nsnpart/%NSN_STR_NON_DASH%.aspx Inside Gov – NSN Reference (Too […]

NSN List Collection

Wednesday January 6th, 2016 admin

Brand / Company NSN List Link Surefire http://www.surefire.com/nsn_ordering Wiley X http://www.wileyx.com/Tactical/nsn-nato-list ESS Tactical Tailor http://www.tacticaltailor.com/nsn.aspx Blue Force Gear https://www.blueforcegear.com/gear/nsn-pouches https://www.blueforcegear.com/slings/nsn-slings Smith Optics http://www.smithoptics.com/elite/nsn Black Hawk High Speed Gear Revision https://www.revisionmilitary.com/nsn-list/

Authorized Protective Eyewear List Posters Collection

Friday November 27th, 2015 admin

The Authorized Protective Eyewear List (APEL) is a list of protective eyewear tested and approved by the U.S. Military for use by its soldiers. It was created in 2006 because statistics showed that about 10% of battlefield injuries at that time included eye injuries. The APEL is updated periodically and […]

Abbreviation, Meaning and Pronunciation

Thursday November 26th, 2015 admin

Abbr. Meaning Pronunciation Source ALICE All-purpose Lightweight Individual Carrying Equipment “alice” WIKIPEDIA APEL Authorized Protective Eyewear List N/A WIKIPEDIA ECWCS Extended Cold Weather Clothing System “ek-waks” WIKIPEDIA IIFS Individual Integrated Fighting System N/A WIKIPEDIA LINCLOE Lightweight Individual Clothing and Equipment N/A Vietnam Gear MOLLE Modular Lightweight Load-carrying Equipment “molly” WIKIPEDIA […]