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FULL METAL JACKET, LLC
(703) 683 - 3795
2379 S. Dove St., Alexandria, VA 22314
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M56 Suspenders, Second Pattern, Regular Length
Quantity in Stock:18
Usually Ships in 1 to 2 Business Days
M56 Suspenders for short kings
100% cotton construction with brass, steel, or aluminum hardware.
Brought to you by the experience of how bad the M36 and M45 suspenders were! And also how the first pattern ones kept falling off the belt!
The M36 and M45 suspenders needed a slip-on set of felt pads to make them comfortable. When designing a new set of field gear after the Korean War, we decided to just... make the pads part of the new suspenders. The fact that they have a yoke design and are wider also helps the wight distribution.
The little square rings on the front are good for clipping things to. Like your compass pouch, the clips on your small arms case, a leash to a very small dog, or the sleeping bag carrier.
The second pattern here has real proper closing hooks on the back and comes in lengths. As it turns out, those midwestern boys tend to be pretty big, so we couldn't just issue them the same size as the short kings.
"Regular" is a
polite way of saying "short". These are made for dudes under 5'8". Take solace though, these are the most affordable option. Call that a short king discount.
Condition is good to very good. you won't get trash, but there might be some light corrosion. We inspect everything before we pack.
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