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

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

Gentex Military Motorcyclist Helmet II (MMH II)

Friday August 30th, 2019 admin

The Gentex Corporation produced MMH II. Produced in 1992, this helmet reflected a redesign of the previous MMH I. The MMH II has a ballistic protection rating of v50 at 1600 FPS and is compatible with the M40 Protective Mask and the MBU-12 Oxygen Mask. It can be configured with […]

Swimmer Trunks (1990)

Sunday July 14th, 2019 admin

Stock Number Reference: Assign Date: 1969-4-25 Size-NSN Sheet Size NSN 28 8415-00-455-6347 30 8415-00-455-6348 32 8415-00-455-6349 34 8415-00-455-6350 36 8415-00-455-6351 38 8415-00-455-6352 40 8415-00-455-6353

MC-140 Helicopter Helmet

Monday April 15th, 2019 admin

  Model-Size-NSN sheet Model / Size / NSN Regular / Medium Large Assign Date MC-140 Helicopter Helmet 8415-01-157-4806 8415-01-157-4807 1983-07-06 MC-140B Artillery Helmet w/ Comm 8415-01-157-4808 8415-01-157-4809 1983-07-06 MC-140C Artillery Helmet w/o Comm 8415-01-157-4810 8415-01-157-4811 1983-07-06 MC-140D USMC Motorcycle Helmet N/A N/A N/A MC-140E CVC Helmet 8415-01-118-8164 8415-01-112-7665 1981-05-10 (Medium) […]

Free Fall Parachutist’s Helmet (Type I)

Sunday April 14th, 2019 admin

Stock Number Reference: Helmet, Parachutist’s, Free Fall, Type I, Without Communication Equipment Assign Date: 1976-03-19 Size-NSN Sheet Size NSN Small 8415-01-018-4910 Medium 8415-01-018-4911 Large 8415-01-018-4912

High Visibility Helmet Band (1990s)

Thursday February 21st, 2019 admin

Mostly used by USMC School Of Infantry.   Stock Number Reference: Band, Helmet, High Visibility NSN: 8415-00-177-4978 Assign Date: 1970-03-16