M-1C Parachutist’s Helmet (Post Vietnam War)

Tuesday October 6th, 2020 admin

Stock Number Reference: Components Item NSN Assign Date Helmet, Parachutist’s, Steel, Fastened w/Chin Strap w/Quick Release Snap Fastener 8470-00-161-9414 Unknown Liner, Parachutist’s Helmet 8470-00-753-5793 Unknown

Cold Weather Hood For CWU-45/P Flyer’s Jacket (1987)

Saturday September 5th, 2020 admin

Cold weather hood for CWU-45/P Flyer’s Jacket.   Stock Number Reference: Hood, Flyer’s, Cold Weather, Aramid Assign Date: 1983-12-03 Size-NSN sheet Size NSN Small 8415-01-167-7242 Medium 8415-01-167-7243 Large 8415-01-167-7244 X-Large 8415-01-167-7245

Seersucker Striped Robe Dressing (1987)

Friday September 4th, 2020 admin

Stock Number Reference: Robe Dressing, Striped, Seersucker, Polyester-Cotton, Durable Press, Class II Assign Date: 1980-08-08 Size-NSN sheet Size NSN Medium 6532-01-098-8344 Large Long 6532-01-098-8345

M-1944 Goggle (1982)

Sunday July 26th, 2020 admin

Stock Number Reference: Goggles, Sun, Wind And Dust NSN: 8465-00-161-4068 Assign Date: Unknown Components Item NSN Assign Date Frame, Goggle, Without Lens 8465-01-103-1354 1980-11-10 Lens, Plastic, Goggle Class 1, Clear 8465-00-273-3625 Unknown Lens, Plastic, Goggle Class 2, Neutral Grey 8465-00-273-3626 Unknown

Navy Trail Marker Signal Flag

Monday July 20th, 2020 admin

1.5 feet by 11 inches, with 2 tie tapes of 12 inches, Acrylic fiber. Stock Number Reference: Flag, Signal, Trail Marker Assign Date: 1967-06-13 NSN-Color Sheet Color NSN Black 8345-00-935-3203 Blue 8345-00-935-3204 Green 8345-00-935-3205 Red 8345-00-935-3206 Yellow 8345-00-935-3207

Battery Coolant Unit Carrying Case (1982)

Friday June 26th, 2020 admin

Carrying case for battery coolant unit (BCU) of FIM-92 “Stinger” MANPADS (Man Portable Air Defense System).   Stock Number Reference: Case, Carrying, BCU NSN: 1440-01-069-0436 Assign Date: 1978-12-07

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 […]

OG107 Utility Field Cap (1977)

Saturday June 6th, 2020 admin

Shown one size 7, 1977 dated. Seems very common and popular among Army Rangers in 1980s, but really hard to find nowadays. Another weird thing, the NSN of the this cap referring nothing in all databases. The only thing I can figure out is the NSN is not completely nothing, […]

Woodland Wet Weather Parka & Trousers (1999)

Sunday March 15th, 2020 admin

Stock Number Reference: Size-NSN Sheet Size Parka, Wet Weather Trousers, Wet Weather Assign Date 1972-09-24 1972-10-04 X-Small 8405-00-001-1547 8405-00-001-8025 Small 8405-00-001-1548 8405-00-001-8026 Medium 8405-00-001-1549 8405-00-001-8027 Large 8405-00-001-1550 8405-00-001-8028 X-Large 8405-00-001-1551 8405-00-001-8029

Extreme Cold Weather Mask (OG207)

Thursday December 12th, 2019 admin

Universal size.   Stock Number Reference: Mask, Extreme Cold Weather NSN: 8415-00-243-9844 Assign Date: Unknown A sailor on the aircraft carrier USS CONSTELLATION (CV 64) dons a cold weather mask during PACEX ’89.

OG507 Utility Shirt (1987)

Saturday October 5th, 2019 admin

Shown one size 15½ X 35, 50% polyester 50% cotton twill.   Stock Number Reference: Shirt, Utility, Dual Press, OG507 Size-NSN Sheet Size NSN Assign Date 12½ X 29 8405-01-218-4790 1979-04-14 12½ X 31 8405-01-218-4791 1979-04-14 13½ X 30 8405-00-614-9938 1975-02-12 13½ X 32 8405-00-614-9943 1975-02-12 14½ X 31 8405-00-614-9970 […]

Tester/Master Compass (2009)

Tuesday September 24th, 2019 admin

Special reversed pointing compass in red color.   Stock Number Reference: Tester, Master Compass NSN: 6605-00-129-6330 Assign Date: 1968-12-14