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Forum: Vintage Military Gear

Forum for general discussion by collectors of combat gear such as helmets, hats, uniforms, boots, patches, canteens, web gear, grenades, etc.

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  1. US pistol Belt Type and Age

    Picked up a US pistol belt today and have not had much luck identifying what type it is. I assumed it is Vietnam era as it came with a Nylon Alice...

    Started by Aragorn243‎, Yesterday 10:42 PM
    age, belt, pistol, type
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  2. L-42 CES; that lens brush and bottle

    I bet I am not the only L-42 owner on this forum who has a complete CES except for that funky lens brush and bottle. Clearly, when they show up the...

    Started by Sgreg‎, 06-05-2020 04:39 PM
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  3. L42: CES contents

    Experts please step in. The L-42 user handbook issued in 1971 makes no mention of a compass or wristlet as standard to the chest. I have read members...

    Started by Sgreg‎, 06-04-2020 02:02 PM
    ces, contents, l42
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  4. Help identifying holsters

    I bought a bag of old holsters and two of them I could use the forums help in identifying. I pretty sure that the first one is a US Military .38...

    Started by usabaker‎, 05-30-2020 01:05 PM
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  5. Some Pre WW1 Items I picked up yesterday.

    And what is the 1909 artillery about?

    Started by diopter‎, 05-30-2020 09:18 AM
    items, picked, pre, ww1, yesterday
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  6. Dating a NAGANT M1895 Holster?

    I've decided to pick-up a Nagant Model 1895 pistol that was made in 1920 (during the Russian Civil War from what I'm reading) I would like to try and...

    Started by usabaker‎, 04-29-2020 10:09 AM
    dating, holster, m1895, nagant
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  7. Surplus Navy parachute?

    I came across this parachute while I was digging through a barn full of cars. The canopy is white orange and green. The plparachute says it's a U.S...

    Started by Ace2600‎, 05-16-2020 02:17 PM
    navy, parachute, surplus
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  8. Brass US web belt hanger

    First off, I need one of these. Second, what's the best way to install one on a leather holster. I obviously don't want to get one and break it in...

    Started by Aragorn243‎, 05-23-2020 11:18 AM
    belt, brass, hanger, web
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  9. Unknown Military coat identification

    Bought this coat at the thrift store, and I believe itís a military issued coat but not sure, I could be wrong and itís not one, no date or anything...

    Started by matt2go‎, 03-22-2020 12:49 AM
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  10. Small 1/2 Litre WW2 German Canteen

    Yes, you've read it correctly, 1/2 litre, just like the standard canteen only smaller. Does anyone know anything about these uncommon canteens,...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 05-21-2020 06:51 PM
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  11. Military Holster Care

    Does anyone have a suggestion for cleaning and maintaining WWi and WWii Leather Holsters. I have some that have a "GREEN" waxy substance around the...

    Started by usmcvet1967‎, 05-10-2020 05:34 PM
    care, holster, military
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  12. Value of Rimless Eagle M1910 Canteen Cover

    I am unable to find other examples of covers with this same belt hook. Was curious to value. Thanks in advance.

    Started by snackattacker‎, 05-09-2020 02:43 PM
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  13. R.E.L. Binoculars

    Good day all! I have a shot at a pair of R.E.L. WWII binoculars with the case in overall very good condition (considering). Though I haven't had a...

    Started by lawrence_n‎, 12-09-2019 11:28 AM
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  14. Value Village MKII Helmet find

    I found this at the second hand store. I did a search and found it was a Canadian MKII WWII helmet (correct me if I'm wrong). It will display nicely...

    Started by Salt Flat‎, 05-03-2020 09:50 PM
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  15. Telescopes

    Would anyone know a supplier of lenses for scout reg or tele sig telescopes? Specifically the objective lens groups?

    Started by Micheal Doyne‎, 04-30-2020 03:52 PM
    telescopes
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  16. MK III No. 5034 JWH PTY LTD Australia

    I ran across a MK III No. 5034 JWH PTY LTD Australia compass and can not find out much about it. I have seen similar such as the marching compass but...

    Started by Gremreeper1967‎, 04-27-2020 02:26 PM
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  17. Manpack Carrier Shelf

    Is this the correct shelf for general use on the British Manpack Carrier for say carrying an ammunition box, please? Or was this shelf intended just...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 04-12-2020 07:51 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 279
    04-13-2020, 05:42 PM Go to last post
  18. B17

    B17

    Started by xring3‎, 04-12-2020 11:18 PM
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  19. Mitten shell trigger finger M1951

    I have had these gloves a long time, they had been issued to me. The pair shown has the inside glove also with the trigger finger. This pair is...

    Started by RCS‎, 04-09-2020 06:14 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    04-09-2020, 07:02 PM Go to last post
  20. US M-1965 Jacket

    I've had this US M-1965 jacket for a few years and it was given to me by a friend having been owned by her late husband. I believe that the chap had...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 04-07-2020 07:07 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    04-08-2020, 11:13 PM Go to last post

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