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Posted: 1/31/2002 4:52:32 PM EDT
Tiger Stripe ... quick like a cat! TheRedGoat
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:03:12 PM EDT
Blue jeans and a t-shirt - urban camo.
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:05:57 PM EDT
I'm the advantage camo poster child. Shotgun, muzzleloader, sleeping bag, slings, clothes, boots, buck and beretta knives, etc. and on and on.
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:06:13 PM EDT
It is German, but I forget what it is called. No, it is not the poka-dot pattern.
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:10:25 PM EDT
Extremely long distance! If you're far enough away, the bad guys will find a closer target to shoot at.
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:12:48 PM EDT
Plaid. [:E]
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:13:39 PM EDT
The vietnam "tiger Stripe" is PROBABLY my fav....but a guille suit is HARD to beat in the woods.
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:21:38 PM EDT
I have no need for primitive conventional camo since i use a metaphysic cloaking device [whacko]
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:25:32 PM EDT
Swiss Alpenflage, or German Flecktarn, or that cool purple Bosnian stuff
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:27:53 PM EDT
Originally Posted By po89mm: I have no need for primitive conventional camo since i use a metaphysic cloaking device [whacko]
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Hi! I am naked boy!
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:47:23 PM EDT
Flecktarn!! The German SS WWII camo was pretty cool too.
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:57:18 PM EDT
When only the best will do....CADPAT!! I just wish us mere mortals could buy some.. Other than that I am torn between Flecktarn and Rhodesian.
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 5:59:30 PM EDT
The Bud in front of the fridge that hides my Guiness in the back of the fridge. Sherm
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 6:01:58 PM EDT
I like the british DPM something. Ive seen some cool russian camies too.
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 6:04:44 PM EDT
The new MARPAT of course. Sherm Semper Gumby
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 6:07:50 PM EDT
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 6:08:22 PM EDT
A loin cloth and some face paint is all I need.
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 6:09:11 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/31/2002 8:03:29 PM EDT by DK-Prof]
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 6:47:12 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/31/2002 6:53:36 PM EDT by EricTheHun]
Yeah, German armies alway seem ready and eager to leap on things that belong to someone else![:D] Just ask Poland! I like the 'Desert Storm' version of [i][b]Flecktarn[/b][/i]: [img]http://www.battlefront.com/resources/poc/_poc_images/full/westgerman3.jpg[/img] or [img]http://www.battlefront.com/resources/poc/_poc_images/full/westgerman2.jpg[/img] Eric The(Cammo'd)Hun[>]:)]
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 6:57:34 PM EDT
I think most of the commercial patterns are way too busy without enough overall breakup, though there are some good ones. I like Forest Floor a lot. And the "Outfitter" pattern that cabelas has looks like a real nice late season pattern - essentially woodland with no green. (A splash might be nice though.) Renamed - you're onto something. I want a tartan made of Olive Drab, Brown, Black, and Green. Then make me a bunch of flannel shirts out of that.
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 7:06:29 PM EDT
I really like the 2 color British Desert Camo pattern, then the 3 color Desert Tiger Stripe..... Other than that, just regular Woodland Camo. Since that is 98% of what I have anyway!! DK [:D]
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 7:07:56 PM EDT
Flectarn is cool, also Nighttime desert [:)]
Link Posted: 1/31/2002 7:26:40 PM EDT
Depending on terrain/season: - OD green BDUs with black or gray spray paint in large, irregular splotches - Grey BDUs with either black or OD green spray paint in large, irregular splotches - Tan BDUs with brown or OD green spray pain in large, irregular splotches Obviously ghillie suits and snow coveralls are also good under the right circumstances.
Link Posted: 2/5/2002 3:30:18 AM EDT
That "active" camo the "Predator" used.
Link Posted: 2/5/2002 4:32:27 AM EDT
USMC URBAN [img]http://www.worldcamo.com/images/usmc-1.jpg[/img]
Link Posted: 2/5/2002 4:36:01 AM EDT
Link Posted: 2/5/2002 4:42:22 AM EDT
A moonless rainy night, or the new USMC cammies we will be issued, even the name-tapes are camoflauge.
Link Posted: 2/5/2002 4:50:59 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/5/2002 4:54:56 AM EDT by 9divdoc]
[image]http://www.carolinachair.com/imagesnew/sofahughes102-30-0-008.jpg[/image] Here is a picture of me blending in to my environment...good cammo no? I call it CP'flage (not command post-couch potato)
Link Posted: 2/5/2002 5:22:18 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/5/2002 5:24:01 AM EDT by gijohnny223]
[green]A[/green][black]M[/black][green]S[/green]T[green]R[/green]I[green]P[/green]E [img]http://www.lauerweaponry.com/images/amstripe.jpg[/img]
Link Posted: 2/5/2002 3:38:42 PM EDT
Rhodesian, and the 2nd pattern in EricTheHun's post - I had a coat like that and you literally disappeared in anything but snow.
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 10:21:08 AM EDT
Any of the Predator series of 3 color desert
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 11:19:08 AM EDT
Originally Posted By raf: The "best" camo depends on (1) the environment, and (2) the target/viewer. Give me those two bits of info, and I'll give you my choice.
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Arctic tundra environment & passive IR goggles for the viewer?
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 11:31:43 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/17/2002 11:34:59 AM EDT by Sukebe]
I had a set of Vietnam era Jungle cammies including a cover while in the USMC back in the early 80's. You know the rip stop jungle pattern with the slanted chest pockets? URDL was what the pattern was called, I think. Maybe not the best cammo but when everyone else was wearing woodlands, they were definitely very salty. I wore them to my promotion to Corporal the C.O complimented me on them but the Sgt. Maj. just about blew a gasket. But hey as long as they were serviceable they were still authorized for wear.
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 11:59:14 AM EDT
Danish DPM.
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 12:09:31 PM EDT
I purchased a field jacket from a local army surplus. I have tried to find out the origin of the camo but have had no luck. It looks similar to the German camo here but no tan or dark brown. I think it might be Austrian... anyone have a picture of Austrian camoflage? The jacket is not "new". Thanks USMC_LB
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 12:40:05 PM EDT
Here's one type of Austrian camo - [img]http://www.battlefront.com/resources/poc/_poc_images/full/austria1.jpg[/img] Here's another type - [img]http://www.battlefront.com/resources/poc/_poc_images/full/austria2.jpg[/img] Eric The(BitteSehr!)Hun[>]:)]
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 12:40:25 PM EDT
Red plaid shirt and a pair of jeans, here you wouldn't see me.
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 12:51:25 PM EDT
I realy like to stay with pastels or any thing with daisies. [:D]
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 3:53:45 PM EDT
I think my German Flectar is one of the most effective.Tiger stripe is one of the coolest looking.
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 7:50:46 PM EDT
Hoplophile, do you have any pics of your home-made cammies to post?
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 7:53:56 PM EDT
Eric thanks for posting the 2 pics of Austrian camo. The jacket I bought is made of the first pattern. Do you know what years they used that pattern ?
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 7:59:30 PM EDT
I actually prefer Desert camo. Circa Desert Storm. I don't know why, but the pattern just looks cool to me. TheRedGoat
Link Posted: 3/17/2002 8:15:41 PM EDT
Woodland.
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