Flyer’s Helmet Bag (Modern)

Monday March 21st, 2016 admin

Widely used by pilots in all troops and units.   Stock Number Reference: Bag, Flyer’s Helmet NSN: 8415-00-782-2989 Assign Date: Unknown

M17A1 Protective Gas Mask

Monday March 21st, 2016 admin

In 1966, a drinking tube that mates with the M1 canteen cap and a resuscitation tube were added resulting in a change in nomenclature to the M17A1. The resuscitation tube was later dropped and a new size (extra small) was added in 1983, standardized as the Mask, Chemical-Biological: Field, M17A2. […]

M69 Body Armor (Gen III)

Monday March 21st, 2016 admin

It’s the last upgrade of this body armor series, replace snap and zipper with Velcro fastener, and formally assigned a nomenclature “M-1969” or “M-69”. Use the same FSN of Gen II version.   Stock Number Reference: Armor, Body Fragmentation Protective, w/ ¾ Collar, M-69 Size FSN Assign Date Small 8470-122-1299 […]

M-1952A Body Armor

Monday March 21st, 2016 admin

Stock Number Reference: Armor, Vest, M-1952A Size Army Stock Number Small 74-A-31-240 Medium 74-A-31-235 Large 74-A-31-230 X-Large 74-A-31-225   Armor, Body, Fragmentation, Protective, Upper Torso, M-1952A Size FSN Assign Date Small 8415-261-6637 Unknown Medium 8415-261-6636 Unknown Large 8415-261-6635 Unknown X-Large 8415-261-6634 Unknown

Tropical Combat Uniform/Trousers (ERDL, 3rd Pattern)

Friday March 18th, 2016 admin

Both high-land and low-land type of ERDL camouflage coat/trousers and  poplin/ripstop texture share same FSN. Coat Coat, Men’s, Combat, Tropical Assign Date: 1966-03-16 FSN-Size Sheet Chest Sz / Height Sz SHORT REGULAR LONG X-SMALL 8415-945-7650 8415-945-7651 SMALL 8415-945-7652 8415-945-7653 8415-945-7654 MEDIUM 8415-945-7655 8415-945-7656 8415-945-7657 LARGE 8415-945-7658 8415-945-7659 8415-945-7660 X-LARGE 8415-945-7661 […]

Tropical Combat Uniform/Trousers (OG107, 3rd Pattern)

Friday March 18th, 2016 admin

Coat Coat, Men’s, Combat, Tropical FSN-Size Sheet: Poplin (inherited from 1st and 2nd pattern) Assign Date: Unknwon Chest Sz / Height Sz SHORT REGULAR LONG SMALL 8405-082-5565 8405-082-5566 8405-082-5567 MEDIUM 8405-082-5568 8405-082-5569 8405-082-5570 LARGE 8405-082-5571 8405-082-5572 8405-082-5573   Ripstop Assign Date: 1967-07-20 Chest Sz / Height Sz SHORT REGULAR LONG […]

DK5-X.250AF Faceshield For Riot Protection

Friday March 18th, 2016 admin

Compatible for Marin Lighweight Helmet, Army Advanced Combat Helmet and PASGT Helmet.   Stock Number Reference: Name NSN Assign Date FACE SHIELD 8465-01-467-0721 1999-08-12 FACESHIELD,RIOT CONTROL 8415-01-514-8856 2003-11-07   Manufacturer: Paulson Manufacturing Corporation Use with ACH

2QT Collapsible Canteen and Cover (1980s)

Friday March 18th, 2016 admin

The post 1970 version cover flap was modified to rectangle style, it’s a significantly difference to pre-1970 version. The General Purpose Carrying Strap replaced 1 inch carrying strap. Stock Number Reference: Name NSN Assign Date Canteen, Water, Collapsible, 2-Quart Capacity 8465-00-927-7484 1966-08-22 Cover, Water Canteen, 2-Quart, Collapsible (with Pile Lining) […]

2QT Collapsible Canteen and Nylon Cover (pre-1970 ver.)

Friday March 18th, 2016 admin

This kind of 2qt was the replacement for 2qt water bladder used in early 1960s. The cover paired with a 1 inch strap, and it’s flap was in triangle shape on pre-1970 production (both shown canteen and cover are dated 1969).   Stock Number Reference: Name FSN Assign Date Canteen, […]

M-1942 Stainless Steel Canteen and Cup

Tuesday March 15th, 2016 admin

The one quart M1910 aluminum canteen was the standard canteen used by the U.S. military until the early days of WW II. At that time, a shortage of aluminum, needed for aircraft, led to development of equivalent canteens based on other materials. This was the origin of the one quart […]

M-1967 USMC Load-Carrying Equipment

Tuesday March 15th, 2016 admin

Stock Number Reference: Name FSN Assign Date Suspenders, Combat Equip. (Nylon) USMC 8465-078-4581 Unknown Field Pack; Cargo; Nylon; (M-1967 USMC) 8465-860-0314 Unknown Field Pack; Cargo; Combat; (M-1967 USMC) 8465-860-0337 Unknown Pocket, Ammunition, Magazine, Nylon Duck 8465-860-0259 1967-10-11 Field Pack; Combat; (M-1967 USMC) Suspenders, Combat Equip. (Nylon) USMC Field Pack; Cargo; […]

Plastic 1 Qt Canteen, Canteen Cup & Heating Stand

Monday March 14th, 2016 admin

Canteen Canteen, Water Features NSN Assign Date Olive drab, with standard cap 8465-00-889-3744 Unknown Olive drab, with M-1 NBC protective cap 8465-01-115-0026 1981-06-26 Canteen Cup Cup, Water Canteen NSN: 8465-00-165-6838 Assign Date: 1972-02-28   NBC Protective Cap Cap, Water Canteen, M1 NSN: 8465-00-930-2077 Assign Date: 1966-04-29 Stove (Heating Stand) Canteen […]