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Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges Today, 08:48 AM
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Posted By Mike H
Is that all Jerry,you are slacking .

Is that all Jerry,you are slacking .
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges Yesterday, 08:20 AM
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Views: 146
Posted By Mike H
Of course not Peter. The only way to do it...

Of course not Peter.
The only way to do it would be if you could get a complete production list of all the companies.
Something like that could be done nowadays with the use of computers. But...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 16-02-19, 11:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 146
Posted By Mike H
I think Chris used known examples at the time to...

I think Chris used known examples at the time to compile the list . Thats why he did the various posts regarding makers marks.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 16-02-19, 11:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 146
Posted By Mike H
Some nice badges. Nothing wrong with them,some...

Some nice badges. Nothing wrong with them,some good makers too.
Theres always new examples of anodised badges turning up. Unfortunately,there isnt a definative list as to who marked which badge in...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 15-02-19, 10:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,063
Posted By Mike H
Same fake that he had listed a short time ago....

Same fake that he had listed a short time ago. That disappeared after the item was reported as fake. From a source in the know,the red colour is wrong.
Forum: General Topics. 14-02-19, 08:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 889
Posted By Mike H
The ORs beret badge has been made by TKS and...

The ORs beret badge has been made by TKS and Firmins. The TKS versions had copper lugs to the rear of the Motto part of the badge. The Firmin version was silvered.

The remainder of cap,beret...
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 13-02-19, 10:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 281
Posted By Mike H
They were airportable wernt they before airmobile.

They were airportable wernt they before airmobile.
Forum: Formation Signs and Patches 13-02-19, 06:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 281
Posted By Mike H
In 1983 24 Airmobile were part of 2 Inf Div...

In 1983 24 Airmobile were part of 2 Inf Div ,Brigade HQ at Catterick . I recall that there was at least one battalion of LI as part of the Brigade.
The other Brigades within the division at that...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 10-02-19, 11:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 268
Posted By Mike H
The guy sells genuine surplus. Probaly the way...

The guy sells genuine surplus. Probaly the way the light is when the images were done.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 07-02-19, 09:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 219
Posted By Mike H
The 8 refers to the 8th French regiment whose...

The 8 refers to the 8th French regiment whose eagle the RIF captured.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 07-02-19, 03:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 828
Posted By Mike H
It must years old though . If i recall correctly...

It must years old though . If i recall correctly PDLB 1st served with the SAS when they were in Malvern .
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 06-02-19, 09:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 828
Posted By Mike H
As i recall,Du Boras wasnt the cheapest place to...

As i recall,Du Boras wasnt the cheapest place to shop. Are they still there ?
I thought all stable belts were privately purchased.
A guy i served in the TA with was ex 23 . Yet he wore an RE belt...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 06-02-19, 09:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 94
Posted By Mike H
I have a couple Mark,it appears that the "ACF"...

I have a couple Mark,it appears that the "ACF" has been added after the shoulder title embroidery.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 06-02-19, 09:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 56
Posted By Mike H
Sorry Tim,i should have put the modern type...

Sorry Tim,i should have put the modern type rather than the older ones. But thank you.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 06-02-19, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 94
Posted By Mike H
Wanted Rank slides various

Has anybody got any spare rank slides with the following designations :-
RGJ and RGJ ACF
LI and LI ACF
Devon & Dorset
RGBW
The Rifles ( with or without bugles,acf and ccf,OG,Desert and MTP)
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 06-02-19, 06:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 56
Posted By Mike H
Wanted 2nd Gurkha Sgt stripes

Has anybody got a spare 2GR, army apprentices black on red Sgts stripes ?
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 02-02-19, 12:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 305
Posted By Mike H
A quote from the Rifles band and bugles dress...

A quote from the Rifles band and bugles dress guidance ,that was btw an utter pain in the ass to get onto my computer.

"No NSN for boss or badge as they come fitted to the shako" . All items are...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 02-02-19, 11:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 325
Posted By Mike H
I don't recall ,I don't have any notes on a/a...

I don't recall ,I don't have any notes on a/a trades so I cant help sorry. Perhaps Bess or Bobanodised may know .

As far as im aware there isn't a Rifles cloth version of the first aid badge...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 02-02-19, 06:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 325
Posted By Mike H
Theres a gold and silver versions also one with...

Theres a gold and silver versions also one with an error "intructor" i think.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 01-02-19, 09:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 752
Posted By Mike H
Very possible Chris. Alan,I presume that...

Very possible Chris.

Alan,I presume that most Yeomanry regts would have held a number of sets of No1 dress for ceremonial use. So they would have had caps to go with them.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 01-02-19, 09:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 752
Posted By Mike H
Thats not a bad price tbh, last one Bosleys had...

Thats not a bad price tbh, last one Bosleys had went for 600 . They dont come up very often.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 01-02-19, 09:37 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 752
Posted By Mike H
If it was a/a ,then that makes 3 known examples.

If it was a/a ,then that makes 3 known examples.
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 01-02-19, 09:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 752
Posted By Mike H
One of what Alan ,a Pembroke Yeomanry cap badge...

One of what Alan ,a Pembroke Yeomanry cap badge or the beret badge ?
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 01-02-19, 09:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 752
Posted By Mike H
No Alan i dont. I never knew the larger existed...

No Alan i dont. I never knew the larger existed until a few months ago. I know of one other ,which i presume is still in the possession of the owner .
It was one of two know yeomanry badges in ...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 01-02-19, 06:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 752
Posted By Mike H
5mm in height Alan,if you have them side by side...

5mm in height Alan,if you have them side by side you can clearly see the size difference.
Ive had a very close look at them both and the only difference besides the size is the position of the join...
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