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    Private purchase M91

    ripcord
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    Post by ripcord on Thu Mar 12, 2015 5:13 am

    Another recent acquisition from a Finnish source.

    I cant seem to  find any difference ( besides the labels ) between this set and others in my collection.

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    Post by mylle on Fri May 15, 2015 7:32 am

    Why did I miss that?VEEEEERY nice piece!Seems unused at all. Smile
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    Post by CollectinSteve on Fri May 15, 2015 2:22 pm

    Hiya Rip!

    I missed this one too Smile I have the same exact uniform in my collection. At least 15 years now, I think. It came with a hat too.

    I noticed some very minor differences between this and my genuine m/91 jacket. Minor enough that I don't remember what they are!

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    Post by ripcord on Fri May 15, 2015 2:47 pm

    Thanks Alex, was lucky to find this set.  A Viking living in  Minnesota brought it back from Finland  some years ago but never used it.   Right place, right time..

    Hey Steve,


    Very minor...  Plastic draw cord locks are the only difference I can see besides the labels.


    Wanted to use the pants for camping and the top for bumming around ( it has great pockets positioned perfectly for chairborne commandos ), but just cant bring myself to soil the set. Plenty other candidates...

    Note that the smock has lapel rank Velcro as the latter M91s did.



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