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Tiger Stripes Part II


Bob Hudson

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could be, i thought it was something like a modified Swedish K mag pouch or something else European.

 

yes that hat is pretty rad. Here is another pic, not the same guy but another TS ranger style cap

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yeah i thought that as well but the closure strap is not like anything on those CISO pouches. Could be a different variant. anyway its a cool pic.

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yeah i thought that as well but the closure strap is not like anything on those CISO pouches. Could be a different variant. anyway its a cool pic.

When I look at the picture the strap looks like the leather one the link shows.

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Here is a set of trousers I find intresting.The inner pocket material appears to be made fro a bandolier or carrier for 7.62mm ammo.

 

 

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Here is a set of trousers I find intresting.The inner pocket material appears to be made fro a bandolier or carrier for 7.62mm ammo.

 

 

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for sure its from a bandoleer for 5.56 ammo. you can see the LC "Lake City" and the start of the ink stamp "M193" which is the name for the 5.56 55 grain ball ammo and the ammo came on 10 round stripper clips for loading the 20 round M16 mags

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Hello Gents,

 

I would appreciate some assistance with this uniform. It is made of a very light material and has no markings. The buttons, from what I can tell, are the US made version. As you can see the pockets are on the bottom of the shirt and there are no 'map' pockets on the trousers.

 

Any ideas?

 

Thanks

 

Paul

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Backside. Must have hade some time of funny sun exposure due to the uneven fading. Arms show more color than the body. Or maybe the dying technology was really crappy.

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The majority of gold tiger stripe that I have seen has some uneven fading. It is frequently like your shirt where different parts have different fades i.e. sleeves on your shirt or pocket flaps or cuffs, etc, etc. I have often wondered about this as the other Japanese manufactured TS does not seem to show such variations on a regular basis. Either the dyes where very unstable or the garments parts where cut from different batches of fabric. All in all does not seem to be the usual Japanese high quality.

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Here's a published shot of an advisor and his radio guy.

I have seen the full version of this picture many years ago.....

My question is has anyone seen the full version also ?

I seem to remember the advisor was wearing tiger trousers.

 

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My question is has anyone seen the full version also ?

I seem to remember the advisor was wearing tiger trousers.

I have seen this photo but i cant find it now :(

it is Your guy?

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