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February 14, 2001, 06:12 PM
Howdy. I'm looking for some good quality BDUs that aren't black or camouflage. Khaki or tan would be great. I'm not really into the "military look". Thanks.
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February 14, 2001, 06:42 PM
Natchez Shooters Supply sells Atlanta Army/Navy BDUs in khaki. Price $20 ea for shirt and pant. They have boonie hats too. http://www.natchezss.com
February 14, 2001, 06:50 PM
Have you looked into Royal Robbins 5.11 cargo pants?
Good quality pants w/ lots of pockets etc.
February 14, 2001, 07:16 PM
Try Brigade Quartermaster. http://www.actiongear.com They have BDUs in several colors. They also carry the coats with just two pockets so you can tuck them in.
February 15, 2001, 09:56 AM
I get my BDUs from Bradley's Military (http://www.bradleys-military.com). Good prices and great service. You can request Propper BDUs (for no additional cost) too.
They have all sorts of colors -- navy blue, khaki, grey, etc.
February 15, 2001, 02:05 PM
I second the vote for Royal Robbins 5.11 pants (aka FBI pants).
They look "outdoorsy" rather than militant and are very functional.
February 16, 2001, 11:25 PM
I THIRD for the Roy Rob's. Nice pants, I really like them.
February 17, 2001, 01:19 AM
I'll give the R.R.'s a fifth :)
February 17, 2001, 06:34 PM
I'll TAKE a 5th. Preferebly John Daniels :p
February 18, 2001, 08:35 AM
I have read about Royal Robbins 5.11 pants several times. However, I have not found them in any catalogs or local stores. Where do you get them?
February 18, 2001, 09:50 AM
You can find them in REI stores and also Botach Tactical.
February 18, 2001, 02:52 PM
Campmor always has excellent deals on pants. I'll vouch for RR. I also have some railriders that are excellent outdoors pants. Click here for the campmor pants page (http://www.campmor.com/webapp/commerce/command/CategoryDisplay?cgrfnbr=61349&cgmenbr=226&sort=A)
Hope this helps
February 18, 2001, 08:49 PM
Funny thing. You are looking for BDUs in non camo and fashion trends are putting civies in camo patterns. Go figure:)
February 19, 2001, 10:00 PM
Well, if the charge is "piling on," I plead guilty.
I second/whatever BOTH the RR 5.11s (on sale at Botach) and the khaki BDUs. Get the all-cotton version, though.
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