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Posted: 11/30/2002 2:27:18 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 11/6/2003 11:38:03 PM EDT by KevinB]
Okay pics reposted and editted
Link Posted: 11/30/2002 7:04:07 PM EDT
Can you say "Mckenna Mout sight" FREE
Link Posted: 11/30/2002 8:03:47 PM EDT
What's that on their faces? Are they gonna be okay?
Link Posted: 11/30/2002 8:16:41 PM EDT
Man I need to find some CADPAT (so no Marines get mad), and one of those camera/goggles set up would be nice too!!! So how long did you get to stay in GA?? [beer]
Link Posted: 11/30/2002 8:25:24 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 11/30/2002 8:30:16 PM EDT by CANADIAN_TACTICAL]
Originally Posted By Valkyre: What's that on their faces? Are they gonna be okay?
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LOL While I don't mind my face on the net several of the guys would prefer if I did not place their faces or names. CADPAT is a patern owned by the CF - and any civilian sale is prohibited. Any CADPAT items out there are stolen govt' property (likely some greasy supply wog linning his/her pocket - while we suffer with less.) More stuff - the map [img]www.ar15.com/members/albums/CANADIAN%5FTACTICAL%2FArm%2520Rest%2520View%2­Ejpg[/img]
Link Posted: 12/1/2002 5:20:38 PM EDT
Will BestBuy offer those hi tech goodies for sale in Christmas? How do you like the weather down south versus north of Detroit?
Link Posted: 12/1/2002 8:40:04 PM EDT
What really cool is checking hotmail in the field!!! FREE
Link Posted: 12/2/2002 3:16:22 AM EDT
CT, great shots , thanx for sharing. It seems to me everything is experimental , is not it ? PP out
Link Posted: 12/2/2002 4:51:33 AM EDT
Originally Posted By davkenrem: PRONUNCIATION: AUDIO: wg KEY NOUN: Chiefly British Offensive Slang Used as a disparaging term for a person of color, especially a person from northern Africa or western or southern Asia. "I see your true color shining thru...." I didn't think canuks were bigots, I have friends from Toronto and their not bigots... hmmmmm , must be the lower classes that are.
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Actually WOG was an acronym. It stood for "Worthy Oriental (Orientals in the sense of non-Europeans) Gentlemen." Common wealth troops would use a much more disparaging term for people of color, . Some of them complained to the British government, and they forced their troops to call them "Worthy Oriental Gentlemen." Which was shortened to WOG.
Link Posted: 12/5/2002 12:37:18 PM EDT
Actually up here we use WOG as a disparagin comment on non combat arm trades With Out Guts like LEG's but different
Link Posted: 12/5/2002 9:54:56 PM EDT
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Link Posted: 12/5/2002 10:46:22 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By STLRN:
Originally Posted By davkenrem: PRONUNCIATION: AUDIO: wg KEY NOUN: Chiefly British Offensive Slang Used as a disparaging term for a person of color, especially a person from northern Africa or western or southern Asia. "I see your true color shining thru...." I didn't think canuks were bigots, I have friends from Toronto and their not bigots... hmmmmm , must be the lower classes that are.
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Actually WOG was an acronym. It stood for "Worthy Oriental (Orientals in the sense of non-Europeans) Gentlemen." Common wealth troops would use a much more disparaging term for people of color, . Some of them complained to the British government, and they forced their troops to call them "Worthy Oriental Gentlemen." Which was shortened to WOG.
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The way I heard it was that after WWII, when Ethiopia was liberated by the brits and emperor Haile Selassie ( the Lion of Judah, etc., etc,) was returned to the throne, the brits where wont to call the emperor "that black bastard" because I guess he really was insufferable. After Selassie heard about this and bitched to the military brass, they commanded their troops to call him "that Wonderful Old Gentleman" i.e., wog. Since then it has been used in most of the former british african colonies as a derogatory term for "blecks". The story came from a Robert Ruark book (could've been Uhuru) and is probably apocryphal. I find it quaint that it's being used to describe canadian REMFs. BTW, nice post Canadian Tactical! edited to spell candadian correctly
Link Posted: 12/6/2002 11:03:31 PM EDT
How about: Wog This chiefly British phrase is a holdover from the days of the Empire and is a disparaging term for an Indian (from India, not America), an Arab, or any other Asian. More recently, wog has been used to refer to any foreigner, or even jokingly to anyone outside the greater London area. The phrase is commonly thought to be an acronym. What the acronym supposedly stands for, however, varies in the telling: Westernized Oriental Gentleman Worthy Oriental Gentleman Wily Oriental Gentleman Wonderful Oriental Gentleman Working On Government Service This last was supposedly emblazoned on the back of shirts worn by Suez Canal workers. The numerous variations and a total lack of any evidence to suggest any acronym is the origin lead to the conclusion that these are not correct etymologies. While the origin is not known for certain, most sources agree that it is likely short for golliwogg, a blackfaced doll with frizzy hair. Golliwogg was coined by Bertha Upton in two children's books published in 1895, The Adventures of Two Dutch Dolls and A 'Golliwogg'. By 1907, the golliwogg was in generic use for anything Asian. Wog is believed to be a clipped form of Golliwogg.
Link Posted: 12/8/2002 12:07:28 AM EDT
You wogs are hijacking the thread...
Link Posted: 12/10/2002 9:50:34 PM EDT
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Not directly related but still a leap ahead.
BR Reflex Can on McMillan Tac-50


C6 (Mag-58/M240) w/ Z-Jet


C9 (Minimi/M249) w/ Br Reflex Can


Knights Armaments RAS M249 on C9


Link Posted: 12/25/2002 4:30:02 PM EDT
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Link Posted: 12/30/2002 11:38:49 AM EDT
It's nice down here in GA right now (I'm about 15 minutes North of Ft.Benning). We're in our 3 weeks of winter right now... It's only gonna be 68 today :)
Link Posted: 3/28/2003 11:42:21 AM EDT
WOG - A shortened version of Pollywog. A pollywog is someone who has yet to cross the equator and be initiated as a Shellback. It is also used by naval personell to say that you are untraveled and dont know squat.
Link Posted: 7/4/2003 1:27:57 AM EDT
Having a Grandfather who was apparently an Iceback I always was willing to cut Canadians some slack. But look, those guys are flying a green flag at the range, whuts with that eh??
Link Posted: 8/7/2003 1:31:44 AM EDT
The pics dont work....
Link Posted: 8/7/2003 2:10:01 AM EDT
mostly red x's buddy
Link Posted: 8/7/2003 9:28:35 AM EDT
Well this post is almost a year old, and considered dead. He probably deleted the pics to host something else.
Link Posted: 10/6/2003 3:16:53 PM EDT
Originally Posted By davkenrem: Well this post is almost a year old, and considered dead. He probably deleted the pics to host something else.
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Then why the tack?
Link Posted: 11/5/2003 10:44:39 PM EDT
Sorry guys - when the pic server moved I did not re-link. If I get some time in the next while (w/e or I have a day of short leave on the 10th) (I will report. The McM TAC-50 w/ suppressor photo was taken when the range was green.
Link Posted: 11/6/2003 11:41:20 PM EDT
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Okay

Take II

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Link Posted: 5/13/2004 4:16:54 PM EDT
Is someone going to fix this thread considering it's tacked?
Link Posted: 5/29/2004 12:43:16 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/30/2004 2:46:00 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 5/30/2004 3:04:52 PM EDT by pathfinder74]

Originally Posted By CockedandLocked:

Originally Posted By pathfinder74:
Is someone going to fix this thread considering it's tacked?


Happy now ?



yep.... thanx. Not everything is restored but enough that I don't think I'm missing anything.
Link Posted: 5/31/2004 12:32:26 AM EDT

Originally Posted By pathfinder74:
yep.... thanx. Not everything is restored but enough that I don't think I'm missing anything.



Sorry I had to pull some stuff.
Link Posted: 6/14/2004 1:31:06 AM EDT
Link Posted: 6/14/2004 7:51:20 PM EDT

Originally Posted By jasondcrum:
Thata all I want- the IR weapons sight AR.



Its Thermal
Link Posted: 6/21/2004 8:37:30 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/21/2004 8:38:04 AM EDT by Keld]
KevinB,

What manufacturer is that from?

I've seen something very similar to it, design and sizewise, worked very very well.

Some of my aqquaintances and myself were very impressed by it.



Link Posted: 6/27/2004 2:17:35 PM EDT
Keld,

Sorry I was out while you replied and the thread sunk below my active topics


Insight Tech makes it (IIRC) it is one of a few competing for our TWS

VERY VERT IMPRESSIVE.

Link Posted: 8/29/2004 2:46:24 AM EDT
looking at that web of crap hanging off of those guys, it's comforting it's not used in combat yet. Get too busy messing with that brick on your arm or the antenna farm on your head and someone will sneak up behind you and clock you with a rock.
Link Posted: 11/30/2004 9:29:48 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 11/30/2004 9:33:30 PM EDT by HooahhKill]
Wow, did you clean out some computer shop or something? This is not Splinter Cell here.


I don't really see the benefit, but I tried to become this technolically and tactically advanced the other night as well. My tactical tech assassin gear:
http://www.usfbullshit.com/UserData/the%20dude/Images/20041020110107.jpg
Link Posted: 12/1/2004 9:16:51 AM EDT
I posted these in another thread, but I figured they fit in pretty well in here too.

Click on the picture for wicked larger versions.
I just think these General Dynamic OFW dudes are the coolest looking thing since color television...




These are pretty groovy too...


Link Posted: 12/29/2004 11:54:37 AM EDT
Howdy yall!
Those pics of the land system show it has come a long way in the last few years. I saw a setup at Aberdeen proving grounds that was way worse and was in the 50-70+ lb. range. It was all battery. I hadn't seen or heard anything on it in a while. Great pics.


Link Posted: 12/29/2004 12:32:57 PM EDT
Path,
Do you know if those are working model systems or mockups?
(I have not played LW in a more than a year - and doubt it came that far but...)

Gee wonder when the XM-8 by GD(L) will be featured with the LW troops
Link Posted: 12/29/2004 12:58:17 PM EDT

Originally Posted By KevinB:
Path,
Do you know if those are working model systems or mockups?
(I have not played LW in a more than a year - and doubt it came that far but...)

Gee wonder when the XM-8 by GD(L) will be featured with the LW troops



No clue... don't really follow it that much because it changes so frequently there is not point in trying to keep up.
Link Posted: 12/29/2004 8:58:35 PM EDT

Originally Posted By KevinB:
photos.ar15.com/ImageGallery/Attachments/DownloadAttach.asp?iImageUnq=19544




Whats with the trolling motor? Is that part of the marine package?
Link Posted: 12/29/2004 11:22:54 PM EDT

Originally Posted By nf9648:
Whats with the trolling motor? Is that part of the marine package?



LOL

GPS antena SAT uplink etc.
Link Posted: 1/23/2005 4:06:15 AM EDT
What no MP3 player .......LMFAO




An army of deer led by a lion is more to be feared then a army of lions led by a deer........CHABRIAS


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