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    Where to get a original crusader Mk2 cook set?

    Hexi was a killer. I use a wee 'sake' titanium cup with a titanium windshield and a dragon fuel tab. Gets a quick brew if I'm out for a bimble. I swear I used to get physically sick when using Hexi, always outside.
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    Where to get a original crusader Mk2 cook set?

    I'm unsure I'm afraid. I don't know if the MK2 fits into the current issue water bottle pouch or not. I don't even know if the MK2 is issued to the military. Looking at the comments about the taste in another thread I can only think of staying away from it. I use a titanium canteen system I...
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    Where to get a original crusader Mk2 cook set?

    I always thought the pouch was part of the soldiers webbing system and issued as part of it as opposed to being part of the cooking system if that makes sense.
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    Withdrawn Stanley adventure canteen

    I only saw a Stanley on eBay for £39.99 but saw this as a cheaper alternative; https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/French-Army-Stainless-Steel-Water-Bottle-Cup-Set-Military-Canteen-Bottle-Mug/164375918941?hash=item264591795d:g:kW4AAOSwVBpfWOyl
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    For Sale Dutch Army Fleece

    I sit very much corrected
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    For Sale Dutch Army Fleece

    unlikely to be spark or fire resistant its man made fibre
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    Bushcraft & Survival Skills Magazine

    No sorry can’t find it. It was on the great British bushcraft group
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    Bushcraft & Survival Skills Magazine

    I understand from FB that the whole company including the Bushcraft show has folded.
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    CRAGHOPPERS KAGOULE

    Just seen this https://www.craghoppers.com/anderson-cagoule-woodland-green/
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    Wanted Clematis for Hand drill

    I‘m in Perthshire and struck out. I used yew
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    Dog walking boots

    Pretty good, my feet are fairly wide, but not so I need to have specifically wide shoes, and they're very comfortable.
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    Dog walking boots

    I bought the winter boot, ‘snow’ something because of the vibrant sole. Warm comfortable boots only got them last week though.
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    Dog walking boots

    WaLking boots, AKU Pilgrim, usually get them off eBay new around £100. Wellies just bought Grubs. Local shops said they’d stopped stocking Muck boots because of complaints
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    Pocket GPS recommendations

    Buy an external battery charger for your phone.
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    Aldi Merino Mid-layer

    Aldi merino mid-layer on sale online now.
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    Alaskan Bush Pilot Survival Kit

    Oh good lord no that's for amateurs, it doesn't even have a bottle opener on it ;-)
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    Alaskan Bush Pilot Survival Kit

    Decent film enjoyed that one.
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    Alaskan Bush Pilot Survival Kit

    Hmm, we had an expression in the Navy for this "Ditch your own sh*t Lofty" ;-). The quality that $10 could buy you back then, you'd love to know how much they produced them for. Getting back on track re the survival kit and looking at the documentation of the requirements I hadn't realised...
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    In Need of a Man Bag

    I’ve never seen these before https://www.varusteleka.com/en/product/british-flare-kit-bag-green-surplus/7611 might suit?
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    How much water do you carry?

    3L normally