27th December 08, 12:03 PM
Royal Navy Sub Sweater
I just placed an order for a Royal Navy Sub Sweater, I think it will keep me warm and looking ever so stylish when I am kilted this winter.
Made in the UK by the government manufacturer. These superb 100% wool sub sweaters are the same design as the original wartime and early RN issue sweaters, however the machinery to make the really heavy gauge knit is no longer available so the knit is slightly lighter. Current issue to Royal Navy submarine crew. You will not be disappointed with this item. Genuine with reinforcement patches inside neck. Made to latest government spec. Superb rare item. 100% wool. Size 1 = 36/38, size 2 = 40/42, size 3 = 44/46, size 4 = 48/50
Saint George, Kansas
27th December 08, 12:21 PM
Nice Find! I am considering one myself!
HERMAN, COL ARMY of the United States
27th December 08, 01:15 PM
-See it there, a white plume
Over the battle - A diamond in the ash
Of the ultimate combustion-My panache
27th December 08, 01:22 PM
Steve "Jack Daw" McIntyre
"The honour the Sleat carpenter obtained...is still preserved for his descendants." Duncan Ban MacIntyre
28th December 08, 02:40 PM
Be still my heart!!!
And they have other stuff....
Yikes!! I can smell my plastic smoking already...
Ol' Macdonald himself, a proud son of Skye and Cape Breton Island
Lifetime Member STA. Two time winner of Utilikiltarian of the Month.
"I'll have a kilt please, a nice hand sewn tartan, 16 ounce Strome. Oh, and a sporran on the side, with a strap please."
28th December 08, 03:08 PM
Word to the wise, Silvermans are a great source of surplus kit but you pay through the nose
28th December 08, 03:36 PM
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Give him power. - Abraham Lincoln
28th December 08, 04:00 PM
GREAT, thank you for the "lead"
28th December 08, 05:34 PM
Yes, I'd reiterate that. I had a look last night and was shocked at some of their prices. That said, although I've seen them lots before, I can't find anyone else offering the submariner's white pullover.
Originally Posted by Nervous Jock
28th December 08, 07:05 PM
WPG have them in their catalogue [similar price though IIRC]. I have spent [time and money] way to long on their website this weekend
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