Discussion in 'Weapons, Equipment & Rations' started by Cutaway, Mar 25, 2006.

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  1. Cutaway

    Cutaway LE Reviewer

    I need hoops.

    Not just any hoops mind, special ones.

    Does anyone have 'spare' flexpoles for the issue hooped bivy ?
    I used to be able to get the buggers made up, but the firm I used has gone to the wall and everywhere else is staffed with utter cnuts.

    So can anyone please blag me a set of poles & I'll cross your palm with alcohol, dosh or fannybatter.

  2. BBear

    BBear LE Reviewer

    Erm, whats the specs? One of my mates dads is a tent maker...
  3. Hoops and poles!!! Not a starfish in sight - Very disapointed.

    What size are they, how many, what colour? :D Do you nave an NSN? If I can I shall liberate some for you. When do you need them by?

  4. Cutaway

    Cutaway LE Reviewer

    I'll dig the bugger out tomorrow & check the size.
  5. Cutaway

    Cutaway LE Reviewer

    Get over to Bum Ration or Rear Party, there's loads there.

    Buggered if I know, I've not got any.

    Two - hoops that is, not poles. They're sectioned. (As perhaps should I be for answering this lot.)

    Any, but they're normally swartz.

    Nope, ask me one on history.

    Are you a stacker ?

  6. Not a stacker, but do have friends in low places with many a magnetic finger here and there.

    History - Which is the oldest parliamentary democracy in the world? :D

  7. the poles aere crap for hooped bivvy the metal ends bend because of the indent on them, then they snap.

    the issue bivvy is really tight to get in but was handy in wales about a week or so back