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US Navy Gore-Tex Parka Review

US Navy Gore-Tex Parka Review

Posted by on Oct 17, 2013 in Kit, Reviews | No Comments




Over the years, I have purchased and used a good range of Military Surplus clothing and equipment due the cost effectiveness when compared with equivalent civilian outdoor products, and also importantly for their general ‘tried and tested’ hard wearing quality. Last year I stumbled across a US Navy Gore-Tex Parka whilst browsing at a militaria […]




US Navy Digital Camouflage – Resource

US Navy Digital Camouflage – Resource

Posted by on Oct 15, 2013 in Resources, Reviews | 2 Comments




US Navy Digital Camouflage History; Towards the end of the 1990s, the US Marine Corps began looking to update their combat uniforms from the standard US military woodland and desert equivalents to new digital camouflage patterns. These new designs were not only envisaged to be more effective in terms of camouflage capability, but also apparently […]




Exploring the hills above Treherbert in pictures

Exploring the hills above Treherbert in pictures

Posted by on Oct 2, 2013 in Outdoors, Reviews, Uncategorized | 2 Comments




I spent a night out in the hills above Treherbert with ALXMLS, and this is the trip in a few photos. So we parked up and began the trek up the hill towards the waterfall. The views looking back where we had climbed up through the valley were spectacular. As we moved up from the […]