IIFS Pack Subsystem (FPLIF)

Friday January 8th, 2016 admin

IIFS means Individual Integrated Fighting System. It’s pack subsystem consists of a large rucksack and patrol pack. It was tested during 1988 and 1990, meant to replace ALICE medium and large rucksack. They were known as FPLIF (Field Pack, Large, with Internal Frame, a.k.a. CFP-90, Combat Field Pack 1990, as […]

PASGT Helmet

Wednesday January 6th, 2016 admin

Protective Level: NIJ IIIA Stock Number Reference: Helmet (Olive Drab and Brown) HELMET, GROUND TROOPS’-PARACHUTISTS’ Size NSN Assign Date X-Small 8470-01-092-7525 1980-04-02 Small 8470-01-092-7526 1980-04-02 Medium 8470-01-092-7527 1980-04-02 Large 8470-01-092-7528 1980-04-02 X-Large 8470-01-300-3819 1989-05-14   Helmet (Foliage green) HELMET, GROUND TROOPS’-PARACHUTISTS’ Size NSN Assign Date X-Small 8470-01-529-6502 2005-04-26 Small 8470-01-529-6530 […]

Insect Repellent Hoodie

Tuesday January 5th, 2016 admin

Stock Number Reference: Jacket, Insect Repellent Assign Date: 1977-02-04 Size NSN Small 8415-01-035-0846 Medium 8415-01-035-0847 Large 8415-01-035-0848

Sun, Wind and Dust Goggle (SWDG, MIL-G-43914)

Tuesday January 5th, 2016 admin

The goggle consists of an injection molded rubber frame with a polyurethane foam backing with a skin that contacts the face. The rubber frame holds the lens while the foam provides a seal between the face and goggle frame. The goggle is compatible with standard military prescription eyewear. Flannel covered […]

Ballistic-Laser Protective Spectacles (BLPS)

Monday January 4th, 2016 admin

The BLPS effort was initiated by the Medical R&D Command in 1986, based on a requirement (SN-CIE) for ballistic and laser eye protection approved in 1984. The BLPS were Type Classified-Limited Procurement/Urgent in 1989 and fielded during Desert Shield/Storm. The BLPS were product improved by Natick RD&E Center based on […]

Special Protective Eyewear Cylindrical System (SPECS)

Monday January 4th, 2016 admin

The Special Protective Eyewear, Cylindrical System (SPECS) program was initiated in 1991, and is based on a requirement, approved in 1984, for ballistic and laser eye protection. SPECS successfully completed evaluation and was Type Classified Standard in May 1995. The first contract for production of SPECS was awarded for 1Q-FY97, […]

M12 Holster Set

Sunday January 3rd, 2016 admin

M1911 and M92FS compatible. Also known as UM84 as Bianchi’s commercial production. Stock Number Reference: Name NSN Assigned Date Hoster, Hip, M12 1095-01-194-3343 1984-11-13 Extender, Hip 1095-01-339-2213 1991-05-19

DT-236 Radiac Detector

Sunday January 3rd, 2016 admin

Inside this black plastic block there is a gamma ray photosensitive glass film, using sensitometry to determine radiation intensity. AN/PDR-75 is the device reading it’s radiation intensity. Stock Number Reference: Name NSN Assigned Date Detector, Radiac 6665-01-043-2191 1977-06-21

Night Camouflage Parka and Trousers

Saturday January 2nd, 2016 admin

Stock Number Reference: Parka Parka, Night Camouflage, Desert Size NSN Assign Date X-SMALL 8415-01-102-6278 1980-10-24 SMALL 8415-01-102-6279 1980-10-24 MEDIUM 8415-01-102-6280 1980-10-24 LARGE 8415-01-102-6281 1980-10-24 X-LARGE 8415-01-102-6282 1980-10-24 Parka Liner Liner, Night, Camouflage, Parka, Desert Size NSN Assign Date X-SMALL 8415-01-102-4481 1980-10-22 SMALL 8415-01-102-4482 1980-10-22 MEDIUM 8415-01-102-4483 1980-10-22 LARGE 8415-01-102-4484 1980-10-22 […]

Desert Battle Dress Uniform (DBDU)

Saturday January 2nd, 2016 admin

This camouflage is also called as “6-color desert camouflage” or “chocolate chip camouflage”. Stock Number Reference: Coat, Desert Camouflage Pattern; Combat   Assigned Date: 1980-10-25 Twill texture Chest Sz / Height Sz XX-SHORT X-SHORT SHORT REGULAR LONG SMALL 8415-01-102-6759 8415-01-102-6760 8415-01-102-6761 8415-01-102-6762 8415-01-102-6763 MEDIUM 8415-01-102-6764 8415-01-102-6765 8415-01-102-9128 8415-01-102-6766 8415-01-102-6767 LARGE […]

Desert Camouflage Uniform (DCU)

Saturday January 2nd, 2016 admin

Stock Number Reference: Coat, Desert Camouflage, Pattern; Combat Assigned Date: 1990-10-17 Material: Twill/Rigstop Chest Sz / Height Sz XX-SHORT X-SHORT SHORT REGULAR LONG X-LONG X-SMALL 8415-01-327-5296 8415-01-327-5297 8415-01-327-5298 SMALL 8415-01-327-5299 8415-01-327-5300 8415-01-327-5301 8415-01-327-5302 8415-01-327-5303 8415-01-327-5304 MEDIUM 8415-01-327-5305 8415-01-327-5306 8415-01-327-5307 8415-01-327-5308 8415-01-327-5309 8415-01-327-5310 LARGE 8415-01-327-5311 8415-01-327-5312 8415-01-327-5313 8415-01-327-5314 8415-01-327-5315 X-LARGE 8415-01-327-5316 […]

Battle Dress Uniform (BDU)

Friday January 1st, 2016 admin

Also known as “M81”. Issue since 1981 till today. Stock Number Reference: Coat, Hot Weather, Woodland, Camouflage Pattern; Combat Assigned Date: 1979-12-10 Chest Sz / Height Sz XX-SHORT X-SHORT SHORT REGULAR LONG X-SMALL 8415-01-084-1639 8415-01-084-1640 SMALL 8415-01-084-1653 8415-01-084-1641 8415-01-084-1642 8415-01-084-1643 8415-01-084-1644 MEDIUM 8415-01-084-1654 8415-01-084-1645 8415-01-084-1646 8415-01-084-1647 8415-01-084-1648 LARGE 8415-01-084-1655 8415-01-084-1649 […]

Collapsible Intrenching Tool

Saturday November 21st, 2015 admin

Shown two circa 1980s and 1990s.   Stock Number Reference: Entrenching Tool, Hand, Folding, Lightweight NSN: 5120-00-878-5932 Assign Date: 1967-09-13

PASGT Body Armor

Wednesday November 18th, 2015 admin

The first Kevlar protective equipment of US Armed forces. Protective Level: NIJ II – NIJ IIA   Stock Number Reference: Body Armor, Fragmentation Protective Size NSN Assign Date X-Small 8470-01-092-8497 1980-04-05 Small 8470-01-092-8498 1980-04-05 Medium 8470-01-092-8499 1980-04-05 Large 8470-01-092-8500 1980-04-05 X-Large 8470-01-092-8501 1980-04-05 XX-Large 8470-01-424-5392 1996-01-03 XXX-Large 8470-01-425-9686 1996-01-03 XXXX-Large […]