Best British Equipment?

Discussion in 'Weapons, Equipment & Rations' started by llech, Oct 15, 2009.

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  1. There seems to be a lot of moaning of how gash UK Equipment is, however why dont we celebrate the good stuff we got, I mean Best in the World.
    I used to know a chap who R&D'd NBC gear and was adamant it was THE best in the world. the Americans came a close(ish) second. I await your laughter/suggestions chaps & chapesses.
  2. Your dictionaries used to be the best... :p
  3. 58 patt water bottle.
  4. jersey heavy wool
  5. plce was the nuts when it first came out. issue softie's and norge's. there's loads of good issue stuff.
  6. Ah yes PLCE hasn't that been sold to Ireland and the Netherlands?
  7. The mk 1 British soldier; Underpaid, underequiped, undertrained and often under-the-influence! Still gets the job done; will aquire the necessary to do the job, pick things up as he goes and sober up along the way. (Then spend what money he has left on cheap booze and cheaper women.)

    British kit, do we have any that is truly 'British' anymore? 51mm Mortar wash/is hoofing, not many problems with that.
  8. British kit, not Belgiumish! :)
  9. rampant

    rampant LE Reviewer Book Reviewer

    105 Light Gun
  10. Porton Down chemicals
  12. Our Tanks
  13. Chally 2 - that's got to be good....or up there with the best!
  14. Beret, commando green, coveted.