ALICE Rucksacks: Medium and Large

Wednesday January 13th, 2016 admin

Known as “M-1972” before 1974, consists of load-carrying system and rucksacks. Stock Number Reference: Item NSN Assigned Date Field Pack, Combat, Nylon, Medium, M-1972 Field Pack, Combat, Nylon, Medium, LC-1 (With rubberized water-proof liners and spring non-slip buckles) 8465-00-001-6480 1972-09-24 Field Pack, Combat, Nylon, Medium, LC-1 Field Pack, Combat, Nylon, […]

Lightweight Nylon Poncho

Sunday January 10th, 2016 admin

Shown one circa 1981.   Stock Number Reference: Poncho, Wet Weather, Coated Nylon, OG-207 NSN: 8405-00-935-3257 Assign Date: 1967-06-13

Marine Reversible Poncho (WWII)

Sunday January 10th, 2016 admin

Used by marines by the end of WWII. Camouflage pattern printed on both sides. Two poncho can be joint up by the snaps on their edges and make a whole tent for two soldiers. Stock number unknown.

M25A1 Tank Gas Mask

Sunday January 10th, 2016 admin

The M25 / M25A1 chemical-biological masks are special masks for crews of armored vehicles. These masks protect against chemical and biological attack in the form of vapor or aerosol agents when hooked to the vehicle filtered air system or when used alone. The M25 Tank Gas Mask, approved for use […]

M69 Body Armor w/ Epaulets (Gen I)

Sunday January 10th, 2016 admin

It’s epaulets are inherited from M-1952A body armor, and canceled on Gen II version. Stock Number Reference: Armor, Body Fragmentation Protective, w/ ¾ Collar Size FSN Assign Date Small 8470-823-7370 Unknown Medium 8470-823-7371 Unknown Large 8470-823-7372 Unknown X-Large 8470-823-7373 Unknown  

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 […]

ESS Land OPS Goggle

Wednesday January 6th, 2016 admin

Issued with clear and gray lenses. May be wore over glasses. Stock Number Reference: ESS Land OPS Goggle Frame Color NSN Assign Date Black 4240-01-525-5101 2004-11-12 Olive Drab / Foliage Green 4240-01-540-5576 2006-05-24 Desert Tan / Tan 499 4240-01-540-5580 2006-05-24

PASGT Helmet

Wednesday January 6th, 2016 admin

The Personnel Armor System Ground Troops (PASGT) helmet is the standard infantry helmet. The item was originally type-classified in the late 1970s and fielded in early 1980s. The helmet provides ballistic protection from fragmenting munitions to the head, temple, ear and neck areas. It is available in five sizes. The […]

NSN, Contract And CAGE Code Query Resource

Wednesday January 6th, 2016 admin

NSN Query Resource 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 […]

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/

ESS Crossbow & Crossbow Supressor

Wednesday January 6th, 2016 admin

Both kind of spectacles issue with clear and grey lens, Crossbow takes part in APEL list (I’m not sure if Crossbow Suppressor takes part, although it was assigned an NSN code). Crosshair has better compatibility using with helmet or headset, since it’s frame is thinner than Crossbow. Stock Number Reference: […]

Oakley SI M Frame Ballistic 3.0 Spectacles

Tuesday January 5th, 2016 admin

New spectacles use new ARGO lens cut, but the frame is still compatible with 2.0’s lens (Strike or Hybrid cut). Frame in four color: black, desert tan, Multicam, dark bone, thinner than 2.0 frame, more comfortable while wearing with helmet and headset. Stock Number Reference: Oakley SI M Frame 3.0 […]