Archive for the ‘Camo’ Category

Hyde Definition Introduced New Leatherneck Pattern To PenCott Camo Line

Friday, January 5th, 2018

The PenCott Line Of Camouflage patterns expands in 2018 with the introduction of “LeatherNeck”, named in honor of the colors of the MARPAT Marine Corps uniform. This product will be worn at SHOT Show by Sean from 02401 Tactical and they’ll have caps, gaiters and jackets coming as well.

MATBOCK Monday – Skins

Monday, January 1st, 2018

The Patent Pending MATBOCK Skins are a multi-layer adhesive/fabric laminate designed to give the user the ability to camouflage any surface desired. The Skins are waterproof and oil resistant and can be reused multiple times. Due to the adhesive’s ability to bind to the MATBOCK Ghost Lite fabric very strongly, the adhesive will not come off on the opposite surface when removing and replacing. The Ghost Lite fabric is certified Near IR Compliant as well and will not tear, fray or stretch during application and removal. Currently, MATBOCK has Skins specifically laser cut for the Team Wendy Exfil Ballistic, LTP and Carbon Bump helmets (Size 1 and 2) as well as for 3M Peltor COMTAC III Headsets.

Team Wendy and Peltor COMTAC Hesdset skins are available for purchase now. By the end of Feb, you will also be able to order all 4 sizes of Ops Core SENTRY Low Cut, FAST High Cut, FAST Super High Cut, ACH Low Cut, ECH Low Cut, Carbon Super High.
They have also done specific skins for various units and are available upon request. Additionally, MATBOCK also sells the material by the yard in 27 inch widths for any individual’s custom work such as ATVs, bikes, or side by sides.

Can You Spot The Camouflaged Soldiers?

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

The British Army’s Household Cavalry posted this photo to test the public’s ability to detect camouflaged Soldiers.

Can you find them?

The answer, after the jump. (more…)

Hyperstealth Releases ANA Camouflage White Paper

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

In response to allegations in the Office of Special Projects of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction report issued in June and entitled, “Afghan National Army: DOD may have spent up to 28 million more than needed to procure camouflage uniforms that may be inappropriate for the Afghan environment”, Afghan National Army camouflage developer Hyperstealth Biotechnology Corp has issued a white paper. The SIGAR report itself is available for download here and my critique of the contents of the SIGAR report can be found here.


Author Guy Cramer provides quite a bit of information to put into perspective the primary talking point in the SIGAR Report that Afghanistan is only 2% Forest. Get your copy of the Hyperstealth white paper here.

Arktis B221 Special Operations “Kommando” Smock

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Based on the SAS Smock, the Arktis B221 was developed for the German “Kommando Spezialkräfte” KSK Special Forces Command.


The Smock is made from a British MilSpec Poly-Cotton Ripstop Fabric which is Windproof and Water Resistant with Granger Water Treatment.


It features 13 Pockets!:
-Six Large Lined Cargo Pockets with Storm Flap and NATO-Style Taped Buttons.
-Attachment D Rings in outer Pockets
-Four Zippered Internal Pockets,
-Two Sleeve Pockets, Large Rear External

Additional features:
-Two Way Front Zipper, Storm Flap with Buttons and Velcro,
-Velcro Cuffs, Adjustable Storm Hood, Waist Cord
-Underarm Ventilation Zipps, Cordura Elbow Pads
-Foliage Attachment Loops
-Rank Epaulette

Intended for for Long Range Missions, it’s also great for Outdoorsman, Hunters, Photographers, Researchers, Hikers, Explorers, ATVs, and Horseback Riders.


Although it’s seen here in Swedish M90 camo, the B221 is offered in the Arktis Comb Arid Camo; subtle and very effective. Other colors include Olive Green, MultiCam MTP, DPM, and Coyote.

Made in the UK. $279.95 Shipped CONUS.

Available Through Arktis US Ebay Store or direct from

Sparrows Ranger Set Available in Kryptek RAID Camo

Monday, November 20th, 2017

With two different carry options the Ranger case is a versatile set that can be adapted to your personal carry or operational needs.

The set can be carried by duty belt or mounted with Malice clips to your Molle compatible gear.

The Ranger case has two parts the holster and a removable tool case that is held in place by a large Velcro swatch. The ability to remove the tool case from the holster allows for a larger selection of tools to be carried and the ability to quickly remove and pass the entire tool set to another team member. With its increased capacity the ranger case also incudes a compartment for padlock shims or other small bypass tools.

Ranger Set Contents

6 x Picks with thermal handles
1 x Level 1 Wrenches
1 x Padlock shim set
1 x Wafer keys
1 x Mini Jim

Available in Kryptek RAID, Black and Green.


For The Ladies – Rhodesian Brushstroke Camo Leggings from Fireforce Ventures

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Fireforce Ventures is known for their Rhodesian Brushstroke reproductions. Their latest offering is camo leggings. Yes, they’re for the ladies, but what the hey, it’s 2017, so who am I to judge?


Made in Canada from 88% polyester, and 12% spandex in three sizes.

Remember, Christmas is coming. Order yours at

Warning, I know what you want to do, but don’t. There will be no second chances.

A Closer Look At PDW’s Geometric Camo Pattern

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

Prometheus Design Werx founder has been long time a fan of the Swedish M90 camo pattern, saying, “from a design perspective the angular shapes and layout is a fascinating visual exercise in disruptive patterns.”


Years ago, he worked with a similar design, but it never cane to market. This is his latest effort and Wednesday (Nov 1st), PDW’s AG Cashmere Shemagh will be offered in this unique pattern.