Mail call from our mates at Pocketup!
We’re trying out a couple of their Wai pockets for canteen stowage.
The plan is to evaluate these Wai pouches on chest rig and pack for water stowage solutions.
Check them out at:
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Inspiration came to me on a lazy Sunday afternoon for a new project:
Replacing the handle on my tomahawk.
The current handle is polymer synthetic, and it’s way to flexible to be useful.
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Some great news from our old friends Crossfire Australia partnering up with Qore Performance.
Here, both companies have a chinwag about their capabilities and integration of both companies equipment.
It’s a fascinating discussion. I’ll have to acquire one to try out for integrated hydration options.
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The next stage of my life is complete.
I’m acting in a safety/DS role for my scouts this morning as they complete a small navigation exercise.
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I recently acquired a mini-IFAK (Immediate First Aid Kit) pouch to carry some medical supplies whilst at work or out and about in my daypack.
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Thanks to our old friends and long time supporters at Crossfire Australia, we had an opportunity to try out a new pack.
The DG-3 Slick is an internal frame, less “tactical” looking pack for those wanting to look a little bit less obvious, or just not needing external pouch capability.
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A recent discussion amongst Primary and Secondary moderators had us comparing notebook sizes.
One of the lads had a fairly decent collection of Australian issue Field Notebooks that he acquired whilst deployed and co-located with Australian troops.
It reminded me of my field notebook setup.
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Kicking it old school.
A blast from the past, memories of my mis-spent youth.
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ITEM: Defender Sustainment Pack
A top loading, long range pack with a unique hip-loading belt arrangement.
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Fighting Order (aka Second Line).
The previous two articles in this series speaking of the general over-arching concepts (seen HERE) and our Third Line, or Marching Order (seen HERE). Now, let us continue the saga to discuss the Second Line or Fighting/Patrol Order.
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