MTP uniforms cheap or free??

Discussion in 'Military Clothing & Boots' started by Joxby3, Jul 17, 2013.

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  1. Where can I get ahold of some surplus MTP kit uniforms and kit?
     
  2. I think I might have left a set of kit round your Mum's, try there.
     
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  3. chrisg46

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    In the army?


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  4. Mainly, you can't. Stuff goes diffy occasionally though, and you might find an item in a surplus store, once in a blue moon.
     
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  5. Lert. I'm only asking because I keep leaving all of my uniform at your mums.


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  6. And no I'm an SI in the ACF...here come the jokes and piss takings? Any jokes and piss takings would probably be warranted if I had said I was in the army but I haven't. I'm no Walt lol.


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  7. So if you're missing your necker and woggle why do you need some PCS?
     
  8. There is a rake of stuff on fleabay and amazon, genuine issue and reasonable copies, not to mention cadet direct who are now selling grade 1 used PCS. Try googling.
     
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  9. Because we wear PCS. I thought that would have been obvious? Why would I ask for PCS if I didn't wear it? If I needed woggles and neckers I would have asked you directly.


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  10. Ebays good and ill try amazon and cdt direct. I'm looking for on the cheap. I'm skint and we only get two sets of uniform issued. Which is shit tbh.


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  11. Some things are best left unsaid or unknown

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  12. Try dropzone....but surely if your a SI in cadets you dont need more than 2 uniforms? Not like you cant wash uniforms between the 2 days your in.
     
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  13. The issued stuff is the same as regular army/TA are issued, to be fair, there is now more stuff issued to CFAV's than before including t-shirts, socks and fleeces, however, I'm not a great fan of the smocks, they are too bulky, slow drying, (especially the lower fleece lined pockets) and not waterproof for outdoors so it may be worth investing in something more practical for fieldcraft etc funds permitting.
     

  14. Why do you need any more than two sets? Not having a go or anything, but its not like you're wearing it every day.


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  15. This is a ACF instructor we're talking about here. He/she would wear full rig to get the milk in from the front door. After checking of course that the neighbours or random passers-by were available so as to admire their 'military bearing'.
     
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