The following topics cover information about camo products and associated brands. For more in depth information just follow one of these links.
Web-tex are one of the leading military kit company’s in the UK.
Web-tex make everything from a full set of DPM webbing, tactical camo clothing, PLCE Bergen System and even the Web-tex Surviva-Pure water purification system which Exceeds MOD Specification and has been tried and tested by special force units worldwide!
Jack Pyke hunting and shooting
Jack Pyke a British company - has been involved in the camo market for over twenty years. Making everything from English Oak Camo clothing, hunting bags, gun slips, game bags and a range of hunting knives for use in all out door pursuits.
Jack Pyke have just introduced there latest range of products under the new brand name Jack Pyke Pro Sport – This exciting range of shooting products includes the electronic ear defenders and the pro sport polo shirt.
Viper tactical kit is yet another famous British brand from the Thatchreed stable.
Making tactical products for over 30 years. The Viper Modular System allows this versatile set-up tailored specifically to each operation to be made into any configuration. Made up with either the Viper chest harness, drop leg platform, modular assault vest or belt platform. You simply add any combination of Viper pouches required.
Viper also make security pouches belts and clothing, like the new range of DPM Digital clothing.
Military Watches are not just for military personnel. Military Watches are extremely popular with many civilians and people involved in all manner of outdoor activities. Many just like to have a timepiece that is extremely reliable, hard wearing and look great. Makes such as MWC Military Watches, Trasser Military Watches are both very popular and will last for years.
The Hennessy Hammock is properly the best of ground camping hammock available. I say of ground hammock, its more like an of ground tent then hammock. The Hennessy Hammock is a must if backpacking or using as a jungle hammock. The Hennessy Hammock has a fully integrated mosquito fine netting, this will help protect from bites that could even lead to malaria! Because the Hennessy Hammock is of the ground you will keep very dry, along with any kit left in the bottom of the Hammock.
The Hennessy Hammock is used by the British Army and has a Nato Stock Number: 7195-99-422-2815
Survival and Bushcraft
When it comes to survival, many Bushcraft skills can make the difference between life or death.
Basic bushcraft Survival skills can keep you alive in an emergency, these include: fire lighting, gathering safe berries and food from the surrounding area. A bushcraft fire will provide warmth and enable you to heat water and cook a meal.
Making a quick dry shelter or basha is vital for your survival as it will keep you warm and dry as well as protecting you from the elements.
One of the great British icons from the colonel past is the British Pith Helmet.
Pith helmets were widely worn during the British Empire. British colonial pith helmets where worrn by the British army in the Zulu war at Rorkes Drift and Isandlhwana in South Africa.
Replica Pith Helmets are made the same now as the ones the Vietnamese made when they learned the art of pith helmet manufacturing a hundred years ago from the French during their occupation.
Used mainly for re enactment societies, theatre, films, war displays, fancy dress and even the barmy army.
The British White Pith Helmet would look fantastic - whilst watching the England football team win the world cup!