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. bomb-int

    bomb-int Crow

    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. Austen_D

    Austen_D Old-Salt

    Done already
     
  3. bomb-int

    bomb-int Crow

    oh, bugger. what a think twat i am!
     
  4. can of bacon grill !!
     
  5. smudge67

    smudge67 Crow

    How long before some sad cnut says the SLR.
     
  6. bomb-int

    bomb-int Crow

    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. A_J_R

    A_J_R Swinger

    Got loads in Afgan last summer :D
     
  9. bomb-int

    bomb-int Crow

    lol suits you sir!
     
  10. Obviously not from the locals! :D
     
  11. The wash-roll and weird smelling KFS pouch, top kit.
     
  12. A_J_R

    A_J_R Swinger

    :lol:
     
  13. Tupper

    Tupper Clanker

    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.