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Old 02-02-2013, 11:35   #1
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Mag pouches - Grenade holders?

Hi all,

I just picked-up some GI surplus magazine pouches. They hold three 30-round mags, and have loops on the sides to hold grenades. Obviously, I have no grenades to carry in these loops, but I wondered if the "cool kids" have thought of a secondary use for these loops? If not, I'll just cut them off. Just thought I'd check first.

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Old 02-02-2013, 13:07   #2
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You might be able to stick some cleaning supplies (bottle of lube, etc) in there, or perhaps a pack of gauze or an Israeli bandage.
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Old 02-02-2013, 13:10   #3
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I haven't found a use for the loops yet, but I leave them on in hopes that one day an idea will come to mind
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Old 02-02-2013, 14:44   #4
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if you have one of those old green plastic army flash lights, they fit in there well. you can also use them to hold a pair of work gloves or stick in a roll of tape.
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Old 02-02-2013, 20:09   #5
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Roll of Kerlix can fit in there but it won't always stay.

Except on the rare occasions I 'did' get frags the loops were basically useless. We issues a lot less hand grenades these days, but those loops were a reaction to the WW2/Korea 'use the spoon' idea to stick them on your gear where they'd fall off. Modern tac gear has frag pouches (which have a multitude of uses) instead.
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Old 02-03-2013, 18:57   #6
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The really cool kids typically get inert grenades and hang them on.
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Old 02-04-2013, 11:37   #7
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Mine are cut off. Use a box cutter & be done with it.
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Old 02-04-2013, 13:45   #8
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I used to attach a snap link there and hang my gloves from it.
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Old 02-04-2013, 15:37   #9
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Flex Cuffs, wolf's tail, tape, gloves, whateveryouwant.

What are you using it for?
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Old 02-05-2013, 21:51   #10
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Get some of those fake M67 frag grenades and put them in the pouches.


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