C95 Trials Smock and Trousers anybody know what the patches on the sleeves are for ????

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    C95 Trials Smock and Trousers anybody know what the patches on the sleeves are for ????

    Post by LeeKitchen1975 on Tue Feb 25, 2014 9:35 am





    The Patches are white with a plastic feel to them...






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    Re: C95 Trials Smock and Trousers anybody know what the patches on the sleeves are for ????

    Post by bravo_2_zero on Tue Feb 25, 2014 4:29 pm

    Couple of opinions

    Follow me patches as found on some para smocks

    Chemical agent activation

    Photographic use while on tests

    Fabric contents patches like the Americans apply for fireproof suits.

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    Re: C95 Trials Smock and Trousers anybody know what the patches on the sleeves are for ????

    Post by LeeKitchen1975 on Tue Feb 25, 2014 5:33 pm

    Interesting take is that B20...I would never have thought of them...

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    Post by bravo_2_zero on Tue Feb 25, 2014 5:46 pm

    I can conferm these are NBC suits , the patches are placement patches for the agent reactive stickers.

    I've zoomed in and under the blackened ink it does read NBC both garments.

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    Post by LeeKitchen1975 on Tue Feb 25, 2014 6:01 pm

    Feel a bit silly now...I should have picked that up!! Doh!! Interesting though as they are not Charcol lined, I can only presume the concept was the material ? It's very stiff, jacket is ripstop and trousers are just standard weave non ripstop...

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    Post by CollectinSteve on Wed Feb 26, 2014 1:48 am

    A full uniform, no different than a standard uniform, but for NBC uses? That's a first! I don't get it at all. Can anybody explain this to us?

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    Post by LeeKitchen1975 on Wed Feb 26, 2014 4:47 am

    Unless it was a typo error on the label?

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    Post by CollectinSteve on Wed Feb 26, 2014 4:45 pm

    But we still have the patches on the sleeves. I don't know, maybe they were trying to combine some functionality of NBC with a normal uniform?

    Whatever you have, it's an oddball!

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    Post by LeeKitchen1975 on Wed Feb 26, 2014 7:39 pm

    Thanks Steve, your right...maybe the garment is just a one off?!

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    Post by bravo_2_zero on Mon Mar 03, 2014 11:57 am

    It could be more of a chemical impregnation coated fabric because just a basic view from these photos the fabric looks the same as regular s95.

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