Story About The “RDF” Combat Uniform

Sunday June 14th, 2020 admin

Author: Beta-TNT   The “RDF” combat uniform, which referring to a transitional type of combat uniform between the Tropical Combat Uniform (TCU) and Battle Dress Uniform (BDU). Since the formal nomenclature of the “RDF” combat uniform: Coat, Hot Weather, Camouflage Pattern, is almost the same as BDU’s, collectors named it […]

Marine FROG Combat Suit (Early Trial Version)

Sunday May 17th, 2020 admin

Another version of the FR combat ensemble shirt(Desert MARPAT) in the early era.Its fabric composition is also completely different from the current style.   From the collection of Kevin Bean. Stock Number Reference: FR Combat Ensemble Shirt, Desert MARPAT Assign Date: 2007-01-12 Size NSN SMALL REGULAR 8415-01-547-1734 MEDIUM REGULAR 8415-01-547-1743 […]

Air Force CWU-36/P Flyer’s Jacket (1993)

Wednesday January 16th, 2019 admin

Stock Number Reference: Jacket, Flyer’s, CWU-36/P Color: USAF Green 1565 Assign Date: 1975-09-25 Stock Number Reference: Size-NSN Sheet Size NSN Small 8415-01-010-1912 Medium 8415-01-010-1911 Large 8415-01-010-1910 X-Large 8415-01-010-1913

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

Friday September 28th, 2018 admin

Spike-protective Panama sole.   Stock Number Reference: Boots, Combat, Tropical, Spike Resistant Assign Date: 1968-04-24 FSN-Size Sheet Size/Width X-Narrow Narrow Regular Wide X-Wide 3 8430-141-0767 5 8430-141-0768 8430-141-0769 8430-141-0770 8430-141-0771 8430-141-0772 6 8430-141-0773 8430-141-0774 8430-141-0775 8430-141-0776 8430-141-0778 7 8430-141-0779 8430-141-0780 8430-141-0781 8430-141-0782 8430-141-0783 8 8430-141-0784 8430-141-0785 8430-141-0786 8430-141-0787 8430-141-0788 9 […]

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

Hot Weather Boots (Type II, Desert, 3rd Pattern, Modern)

Tuesday March 7th, 2017 admin

Shown pair contract number dated 2000, size 8½R.   Stock Number Reference: Boots, Hot Weather, Type II Assign Date: 1990-09-08 NSN-Size Sheet Size/Width X-Narrow Narrow Regular Wide X-Wide 3½ 8430-01-325-6451 4 8430-01-325-6452 4½ 8430-01-325-6453 8430-01-325-6454 8430-01-325-6455 8430-01-325-6456 5 8430-01-325-6457 8430-01-325-6458 8430-01-325-6459 8430-01-325-6460 8430-01-325-6461 5½ 8430-01-325-6462 8430-01-325-6463 8430-01-325-6464 8430-01-325-6465 8430-01-325-6466 6 […]

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 […]

Hot Weather Boots (a.k.a. Jungle Combat Boots, Spike Proctive Vibram sole)

Tuesday March 7th, 2017 admin

Also known as “A” sole jungle boots.   Stock Number Reference: Boots, Combat, Tropical, Spike Resistant Assign Date: 1968-04-24 FSN-Size Sheet Size/Width X-Narrow Narrow Regular Wide X-Wide 3 8430-141-0767 5 8430-141-0768 8430-141-0769 8430-141-0770 8430-141-0771 8430-141-0772 6 8430-141-0773 8430-141-0774 8430-141-0775 8430-141-0776 8430-141-0778 7 8430-141-0779 8430-141-0780 8430-141-0781 8430-141-0782 8430-141-0783 8 8430-141-0784 8430-141-0785 […]

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

Friday March 18th, 2016 admin

Both high-land and low-land type of ERDL camouflage coat/toursers and  poplin/rigstop 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 […]

Marine Hot Weather Boots (MHW)

Sunday January 3rd, 2016 admin

Stock Number Reference: USMC Hot Weather Boots NSN ranges from 8430-01-482-9944 to 8430-01-483-0088, size ranges from 3 to 16 step ½, width ranges in Narrow, Regular, Wide and X-Wide. Assigned Date: 2001-03-13 Length / Width Narrow Regular Wide X-Wide 3 8430-01-482-9944 8430-01-482-9945 8430-01-482-9946 8430-01-482-9947 3½ 8430-01-482-9948 8430-01-482-9950 8430-01-482-9951 8430-01-482-9953 4 […]

Marine FROG Combat Suit (Woodland MARPAT)

Saturday January 2nd, 2016 admin

FROG means Fire Resistant Organizational Gear, including combat suits (for both hot and cold weather), balaclava, gloves and inner wear. Stock Number Reference: FR Combat Ensemble Shirt, Woodland MARPAT NSN: 8415-01-590-1078 (Small-Regular size) Assigned Date: 2010-11-18 Assigned Date: 2011-01-07 Chest Sz / Height Sz REGULAR LONG MEDIUM 8415-01-591-0020 8415-01-591-0500 LARGE […]

Marine FROG Combat Suit (Desert MARPAT)

Saturday January 2nd, 2016 admin

FROG means Fire Resistant Organizational Gear, including combat suits (for both hot and cold weather), balaclava, gloves and inner wear. Stock Number Reference: FR Combat Ensemble Shirt, Desert MARPAT Size NSN Assign Date SMALL REGULAR 8415-01-547-1734 2007-01-12 MEDIUM REGULAR 8415-01-547-1743 2007-01-12 LARGE REGULAR 8415-01-547-1751 2007-01-12 X-LARGE REGULAR 8415-01-547-1756 2007-01-12 FR […]

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 […]