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Posted: 1/14/2006 9:46:48 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/14/2006 9:54:32 AM EDT by LightSpeed2]
It says 1 mag per pocket but it looks like it will hold 2. It is either this Chest Rig Chest Rig
or a Hungarian Vinyl Pouch Hungarian Pouch
Link Posted: 1/14/2006 10:04:50 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/14/2006 10:06:35 AM EDT by BigAKFan]
Rate it? I have no type of magazine carrying devices and this looks like one that I would buy. It would be pretty funny to see someone walk into a range with it on! It would be very cool for outdoor use. the Hungarian pouch is a little more discreet but looks like it doesn't do as much cool stuff. both look like good buys to me.
Link Posted: 1/14/2006 12:00:36 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/14/2006 12:00:56 PM EDT by Dawg180]
Lightspeed,

FYI, the Hungarian pouches are available in used, good condition for $7.99 at www.clearviewinvestments and canvas CHicom rigs that hold one mag per pouch (3 total) are available at Centerfiressytems.com for $15.

Hugnarian Pouches IMHO might be a bit more pracitical at the range. I know at my range anyone using a Chicom style chest rig would be looked at a bit funny. Also, you can easily take off the Hungarian pouch and still use it on a tabletop, not so easy with a chest rig (although still posiible).

Of course, I think if you were doing a tacical carbine course or a "high spped low drag" type guy the chest rig is a lot more funcational. It would be useful in a vehicle I would imagine.

Either way they are both a good, inexpensive solution to carrying mags. I also am a fan of the East German 4 mag belt pouch.
Link Posted: 1/14/2006 1:09:16 PM EDT
Link Posted: 1/14/2006 5:54:23 PM EDT
Link Posted: 1/14/2006 6:17:13 PM EDT


Looks like the most bang for buck. If I read it right, 2 mags per pouch or 1 ??
Link Posted: 1/14/2006 6:18:41 PM EDT
The other goofy thing about the chinese rig is that you have to tie it on in the back.
It does the job but it's ancient tech.

I use a six place over the shoulder pouches for the majority of my shooting transporting. I do have a little used Black Hawk vest for SHTF. Most recent couple I got from Clearview. My only critique of the CV brand is the flaps could be a little longer.

www.clearviewinvest.com/detail.asp?product_id=020-796

Look around your local gunshow and you ought to be able to find these.


Link Posted: 1/15/2006 5:48:50 AM EDT
Link Posted: 1/15/2006 7:59:14 AM EDT
The only thing I don't like about the Russian vests is that they have so many metal parts to scratch your weapons, I have a few US made rigs that have fewer metal parts. I own a Tarzan M22 Spetnaz assault vest.
Link Posted: 1/15/2006 8:30:26 AM EDT
Link Posted: 1/15/2006 2:59:01 PM EDT
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