Chest-rig harness prototype UTC-L

14:05 05.03.2021
Chest-rig harness prototype UTC-L
Suitable for micro rigs and placards, this harness use 4-point attachment instead of 6-point. So there are two straps. One from front left to rear right is short, another from front right to rear left is long. On the excessive end of short strap sits a tri-glide. Excessive end of long strap connects here. So […]

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Smock modification: hood adjustment via hook-and-loop (“velcro”)

21:29 26.02.2021
Smock modification: hood adjustment via hook-and-loop (“velcro”)
Sharp cone appearance of smock hood is annoying, to say the least. I sewed the flap (previously cut off) on the hood and added velcro to the flap (hook) and hood itself (loop). There is even some place to stick some patch on it.        

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Smock: concept overview and first modification – hood/visor

19:08 08.04.2020
Smock: concept overview and first modification – hood/visor
Smock is essentially a “soft shell” of previous days, key element of an old-school layering system. Just windproof, not warm. Rainproof a little, very temporarily and depending of the condition of waterproof treatment. Sometimes smocka are made fully waterproof, but it is an aberration from original concept. It serves as protection from harsh environment – […]

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Non-standard wide PALs

21:16 10.04.2019
Non-standard wide PALs
Sometimes I see modular platforms which include PALs loops wider than standard. It’s obviously GoRuck (1.9-2″ wide) and discontinued BOGear products (no info). I’ve always wondered if it is rational in terms of convenience. One day I tried to figure the most versatile PALs loop width with aim to attach any pouches centered – with […]

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VAC, versatile attachment cell

19:34 19.09.2018
VAC, versatile attachment cell
The necessity for a method to attach standard buckles for a PALs platform is obvious to me. So I’ve played with an idea to combine G-hook and T-shape adapter in one accessory unit. Sorry for crappy pics, as usual. Simply put, it is a wrapper around PALs loop, which is fastened with DTMF closure. For […]

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