Consists of multiple elastic threads encased in olive green outer covering , terminating in either a hook or some sort of fastening loop
Bungees were first grown in Catterick training area in preparation for the Cold War, when the Cold War defrosted the climate changed allowing the sapling bungee trees to be propagated in SENTA,STANTA, Otterburn etc. etc. They are lovingly harvested by careful storemen so that they can be put in big sealed plastic bags and put on a shelf in the QM's store with the Straps, utility. Of course, the ones in the stores are green with black hooks for camouflage purposes. And a bright yellow marker tape that gives you the NATO Stock Number. Yet another masterpiece from MoD(PE).
Bungee trees can still be found today.
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