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Soft part W.I.P
« on: Oct 29, 2013, 01:41 AM »
So I was in process of organizing the spare bedroom and came across one of my sea bags. Upon dumping in out I realized I had like 6 pairs of coveralls. My question is are they acceptable and if not what steps would I have to take to make them so. Keep in mind that my kit is going to have a Kama and thigh armor with copious med pouches.


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Re: coveralls
« Reply #1 on: Oct 29, 2013, 04:23 AM »
Looks like a great Coverall vod ;)

Pop it on so we can see if it need taking in or not ;)

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #2 on: Oct 29, 2013, 04:44 AM »







please note that I'm not wearing boots.

If you need better quality one let me know and I'll retake them. In all it still fits pretty well. A little snug in some areas, but that can be fixed with exercise. (lol) The front zipper is pretty much covered and when you add the flak vest, ammo belt, and cod piece then no one will see it. The only pockets I'm worried about are the front and back, but I can fix that if need be. I would think it might be fine since I'm doing a kama but it's better to be in CRLs while working then get dinged during my application.


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Re: coveralls
« Reply #3 on: Nov 01, 2013, 02:07 AM »
I'm thinking about going with these gloves:


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Re: coveralls
« Reply #4 on: Nov 01, 2013, 04:26 AM »
Coveralls are absolutely fine: I use grey work coveralls for my kit. I didn't even bother taking most of the tags and patches off, since they're generally covered by the vest. That one looks like a perfect fit for you, so it'll definitely be fine :)
Those gloves look like they may be a tad hot though (hard to tell without knowing what material they are).

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #5 on: Nov 01, 2013, 06:12 PM »
I believe they are nomex. If anything I can order a pair and see how they feel. That way if they end up being to hot I can get something else before I spend a whole day in my kit.

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #6 on: Nov 01, 2013, 08:28 PM »
Those Nomex gloves are actually really easy to troop in. A lot of 501st TKs use them.

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #7 on: Nov 01, 2013, 10:43 PM »
Awesomesauce. Just have to pick the right color to match my coveralls.

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #8 on: Nov 03, 2013, 04:49 AM »
gloves look cool ;) the trousers may be a tiny bit baggy at the bottom  :rolleyes:

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #9 on: Nov 03, 2013, 05:07 PM »
Well my shin armor is going to be wrap around so it shouldn't be as bad. Just have to find out.

I have a question. I'm going to incorporate my ammo belt and kama together and I'm wondering if I can do a m.o.l.l.e set up for the belt

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #10 on: Nov 05, 2013, 12:16 AM »
Can I get some clarification on something. Is a girth belt required for a kit or can it be left out.

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #11 on: Nov 05, 2013, 12:35 AM »
Can I get some clarification on something. Is a girth belt required for a kit or can it be left out.

They are not, but in my experience kits look much better with them. I'm currently getting one, but my kit got approved without it :)
I'm afraid I'm not sure about your belt question though.

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #12 on: Nov 05, 2013, 11:26 AM »
 no you don't need a girth belt but it looks better with in my opinion or at least a sash.

As for your other belt Q, got a pic?

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #13 on: Nov 05, 2013, 01:07 PM »
I don't have anything made just yet. I know how I want it to look in my head. When I get some free time today I'll get some reference pictures and work on drawing it out.

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Re: coveralls
« Reply #14 on: Nov 22, 2013, 11:38 PM »
Well my shin armor is going to be wrap around so it shouldn't be as bad. Just have to find out.

I have a question. I'm going to incorporate my ammo belt and kama together and I'm wondering if I can do a m.o.l.l.e set up for the belt
I was approved with a MOLLE belt, but upgraded to a custom leather job one of my clan mates made for me.

That said, rock on with it, but a good leather girth belt looks far better than modern milspec gear.

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