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new zealander
05-15-2004, 07:30 PM
Hi can u tell me anything about this vest who makes it i have herd it is used by the new zealand army can any one tell me about the specs of it

http://wwww.trademe.co.nz/photoserver/47/3784947_full.jpg

M1A2U2
05-15-2004, 08:16 PM
i believe its a tanker vest

Ngati Tumatauenga
05-15-2004, 10:12 PM
Yeah its a 'tankie bra'. First prototypes were made by squires in Taihape. But now I believe they're manufactured by a firm in Levin. Its designed to hold 2XIW mags, a grenade, FFD and other bits and pieces as necessary. Vest is terylene(?) mesh. Pouches are cordura. You could probably find one at kiwidisposals.com.

new zealander
05-15-2004, 11:55 PM
Thanks alot for the info

ZeroPositive
05-18-2004, 03:33 AM
the url didn't work :(