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Croatia Hrvatska
Joined: June 28, 2006
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Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2012 - 06:16 AM UTC
Andy Renshaw reviews a very interesting release with a lengthy title from Tankograd - "American Special No 3017: MASSTER MERDC DUALTEX" describing the camouflage patterns of the US Army in Europe during the Cold War era, from the well-known MERDC and NATO patterns, to the not so well known MASSTER and DUALTEX.

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Loire-Atlantique, France
Joined: October 09, 2004
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Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2012 - 06:44 PM UTC
I bought this book two months ago, this is a goldmine.

Highly recommended.


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Florida, United States
Joined: June 03, 2003
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Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2012 - 02:34 PM UTC
I agree... just a gold mine of really neat photos. Lots of good coverage of the DUALTEX patterns too. Grab one now, as im sure this issue will sell out fast!
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Joined: November 05, 2011
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Posted: Friday, February 17, 2012 - 01:16 AM UTC
This affordable book is an excellent rebuttal to those who generalize that post-WWII armor is a monochromatic yawn. I expect we'll see these schemes reproduced on shelves and at shows for many years to come. Thanks for a short and solid review!