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For you Military boys...

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by swatjoe592, Aug 30, 2008.

  1. Aug 30, 2008 at 5:38 PM
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    swatjoe592

    swatjoe592 [OP] Beware the Puma...

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    Friggin cleaners overstarched my BDU's. They look sharp, but I live in a humid environment and they are making me miserable when I wear them. Any tips on how to soften these things up so that they dont papercut my ballsack into oblivion?
     
  2. Aug 30, 2008 at 5:48 PM
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    c0b2a

    c0b2a Well-Known Member

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    I never starch my uniforms... i would just throw them in the wash like three or four times. You must be Airforce... still using BDU's
     
  3. Aug 30, 2008 at 6:01 PM
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    JJ Customs

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    All you can do is wash them, make sure you use cold water!
     
  4. Aug 30, 2008 at 6:08 PM
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    Janster

    Janster Old & Forgetful

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    I have a pair of pants I got from a surplus place. These things - I swear, they'd stand up on their own if you tried it. Stiff, stiff, stiff.
    They were the only pair they had that fit me - small, short!!
    I keep washing 'em and they're getting softer - but damn....

    Affirmative on the cold water. The first time I washed them (warm), they SHRUNK a good bit!!

    (I'm an airsoft player)
     
  5. Aug 30, 2008 at 6:19 PM
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    Brunes

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    Yeah...Washing is about all you got. Good luck!!
     
  6. Aug 30, 2008 at 7:04 PM
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    steviestyles

    steviestyles The "Search" tab is your friend!!

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    Wash it as mentioned above, or put it on the fluff cycle in the dryer...
     
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