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Pics of Ares Ranger Belt and Wilderness CSM FF

Discussion in 'Carry Issues' started by up1911fan, Jan 30, 2012.

  1. up1911fan

    up1911fan

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    Heres a couple pics of my new Ares Ranger Belt and my Wilderness Frequent Flyer CSM. I've been wearing the Ares for a week and love this belt. It's a little more involed putting on but stable as can be.
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    Side by side, You can see the double layer Ares is much thicker.
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    Wilderness Buckle
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  2. lyodbraun

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    that top belt buckle looks stranges LOL hows that thing operate ?? kinda like a seatbelt style ???
     

  3. up1911fan

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    It's a Cobra style buckle. The two ends snap together. The two brass levers are to release it. I'll try to take some better pics of it tommorrow.
     
  4. jamaicanj

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    I love my ares belt. It was extremely stiff when I first got it which caused it to be uncomfortable. After the first few days, the super stiffness dissipated and I've been comfortable.
     
  5. IndyGunFreak

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    Personally, I do not like the ring buckled belts by Wilderness. I've got a Wilderness Instructor that has been through just about anything you can imagine (getting soaked, very very cold, etc..) and other than the velcro being pretty well thrashed (which doesn't matter, I have enough left over to loop through my jeans) it is as good as new.
     
  6. Jason D

    Jason D INFRINGED Silver Member Millennium Member

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    I much prefer the older style Wilderness buckle.

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  7. up1911fan

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    That's not an old style buckle, it's the buckle that come's on the Instructors Belt. The ringed buckle shown is the Frequent Flyer model.