[LMB] OT: Space Rangers?

Eric Oppen ravenclaweric at gmail.com
Tue Feb 18 02:42:38 GMT 2020


WHY do people who are not "out in the field" need to wear camouflage?
Particularly if they work on shipboard?

Yeah, I know---it looks cooler than all-get-out.  But it's about as
practical as those cuirasses French heavy cavalry wore off to war in 1914.

On Mon, Feb 17, 2020 at 3:32 PM Louie Chubb <lucy at chubb.wattle.id.au> wrote:

> I love the Australian Navy DPNU .. disruptive pattern _with_ reflective
> stripes!
>
> There is an accepted way of folding the sleeves so that the reflective
> stripes
> are hidden, but but .... it feels like "we have to have cams because we are
> military, but it's too dangerous on a ship if you can't be seen clearly".
>
> Louie
>
> On Mon, Feb 17, 2020 at 02:02:51AM -0600, Luke Bretscher wrote:
> <snip>
>
> > But of course the military is often silly...just check out the
> > camouflage on those Space Force fatigues.
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