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The Operator Combat Smock in ATACS FG is a fully featured, operator designed combat jacket. The smock is constructed from the top grades of material available in genuine ATACS FG, such as vat dyed NYCO ripstop fabric, with reinforcements on elbows in 600D Cordura. The jacket features two bulgy chest pockets, two zip up dump pockets, four bulgy waist pockets, one large bulgy seat pocket. The waist tightens with drawstring and the hem also has a drawcord for tightening around the seat to keep out draughts. The elbows are reinforced with cordura and can open to accept padding. The upper arms also have pockets; the left is a flat document or ID pocket and the right is a bulgy pocket suitable for field dressing. The hood has a high collar to prevent draughts from entering from the neck area. It is wired around the top and can be retained with a velcro strip on the back of the head to prevent the front from dropping over the eyes when prone . A drawstring with plastic cord retainer on either end keeps the hood tight around the head. The cuffs close with velcro. The upper arms have velcro for insignia or identification patches. Velcro name tape strips are also on the front of the jacket above the chest pockets. Long double zippers are located in the armpit areas that allow the jacket to be unzipped from either arm or side of body for ventilation. The front of the jacket has a button and velcro baffle to keep out draughts, as well as a double chunky zipper for opening the jacket. Underneath the baffle is a zip opening to allow easy access to shirt or fleece chest pockets. All buttons are 25mm diameter slotted buttons for easier operation. The lower leg has an internal baffle with its own elastic and toggle adjustment to prevent the trousers from riding over the top of the boot during movement. The bulgy cargo pockets each have their own rivetted drainage hole and close with no-loss foldover lids, secured with two large 25mm diameter tape buttons. The NYCO ripstop fabric is lighter far superior in comfort and weight to the Hampton fabric. Made by German contractor to same specifications as KSK and German Special Forces smocks. Sizes are M (Euro 48-50 - 100cm chest), L (Euro 52-54 - 110cm chest and XL (Euro 56-58 - 120cm chest).
Available options are: M , L , XL .
Close up of front of smock showing the right dump pocket and the zipper under the baffle for reaching shirt pocket underneath.
Side view of smock with the hood up.
The underarm ventilation zipper opens from upper arm to the waist drawstring.
The chest pockets have D-rings within for attaching lanyards.
The wired hood, high collar and drawstring.
The back of the jacket.
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