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« on: December 04, 2013, 16:15:03 »
Has any one heard if the new ranks extend to the Mess Kit? And if they do does any one know who is retrofitting Mess Kit?
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Re: Pips
« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2013, 16:20:10 »
Yes. However, you are grandfathered until promotion.


''We haven't the proper facilities to take you all prisoner, sorry. Was there anything else?''

- Major Tatham-Warter upon being asked to surrender the surrounded British position at Arnhem Bridge.

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Re: Pips
« Reply #2 on: December 04, 2013, 16:23:51 »
Thanks
But do to my big Mouth I will never see my next Promotion. so can I upgrade it, and any idea who may be doing it?
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Re: Pips
« Reply #3 on: December 04, 2013, 16:42:31 »
Umm you can buy the actual pips and crowns from Penny's and have them sewn on to your mess kit by any tailor, really.


''We haven't the proper facilities to take you all prisoner, sorry. Was there anything else?''

- Major Tatham-Warter upon being asked to surrender the surrounded British position at Arnhem Bridge.

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Re: Pips
« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2013, 16:46:37 »
Ok thank you Penny's (TBAY)? I have looked around and no one I've found had them.
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Re: Pips
« Reply #5 on: December 04, 2013, 16:50:07 »
http://www.pennys.ca/New/index.php?pid=12



6 pips for a complete captain set is 21.00$.  http://www.pennys.ca/Patches/rank1.jpg

Myles is great to deal with. My regiment buys a lot of kit from him.
« Last Edit: December 04, 2013, 16:54:38 by Mr. St-Cyr »


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Re: Pips
« Reply #6 on: December 04, 2013, 16:59:38 »
Yes he did some work for me years back. was Quite good to deal with.
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