What retro kit would you like to see brought back?

Discussion in 'Weapons, Equipment & Rations' started by bomb-int, Jan 30, 2010.

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  1. Its a few years since I left the forces, but if you are a bit of an old sweat and still in....

    What retro kit would you like to see brought back?

    What worked that they took away?

    Lets have fun with this :D
  2. Done already
  3. oh, bugger. what a think twat i am!
  4. can of bacon grill !!
  5. How long before some sad cnut says the SLR.
  6. I always thought that lightweights were a good idea for camp; looked quite smart and all that.

    Barrack trousers thou WTF were they all about!!
  7. I'd like the old 70's pattern camouflage brought back in. The stuff these days clashes with my beret. :D
  8. Got loads in Afgan last summer :D
  9. lol suits you sir!
  10. Obviously not from the locals! :D
  11. The wash-roll and weird smelling KFS pouch, top kit.
  12. :lol:
  13. MFP and Garibaldi biscuits as opposed to the new morale sapping things. Apart from that absolutely f*ck all. Except the SLR :)
  14. Compo Mixed Fruit Pudding ..................... Mmmmmmmmmmmmmmm, ........................... just found out that if you eat Christmas Pudding cold, tastes almost the same! Tescos are flogging all the left overs too!

    Original NI Gloves, not the late 80's mass produced ones.