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Discussion in 'Military' started by Scamilton, Jan 9, 2012.

  1. May 15, 2013 at 8:18 PM
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    Yeah... better to go at least 5-10 lbs heavy then risk it. Plus, all the sweat adds weight too.
     
  2. May 16, 2013 at 5:14 AM
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    Well when you know about SUT let me know. I work out here.
     
  3. May 21, 2013 at 2:15 PM
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    Hm... That isn't going to get me "special" treatment is it? And by special I mean bad special.
     
  4. May 21, 2013 at 4:40 PM
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    Lol no.. Everybody gets the same treatment lol..
     
  5. May 22, 2013 at 5:04 PM
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    Ross are you field team cadre, or work out there at another part?
     
  6. May 22, 2013 at 5:43 PM
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    Field team 1 cadre
     
  7. May 22, 2013 at 6:04 PM
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    How long have you been out there? I remember the name, but the Ross I'm thinking of was 3 or 4 when I went.
     
  8. May 22, 2013 at 7:20 PM
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    Nah I'm new out there. Got SWCS orders last OCT.
     
  9. May 22, 2013 at 8:15 PM
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    Cool. Now that I think about it, his name wasn't Ross anyway. Can't think of it, but it rhymed with Ross, I know that much.
    How are you liking it? That place changes so much, seems like everybody I talk to had it different then me, not to mention the class right before or after them.
     
  10. Aug 14, 2014 at 1:12 PM
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    Completely forgot about this thread until I started looking into getting a lift for my truck.

    I ended up with Field Team 2, graduated latter portion of May. Had some family issues and took a compassionate into the next class. SERE was a trip. Incredible training that I don't want to ever do again. Looking forward to MOS, but really looking forward to graduating and getting on a fucking team. I knew this pipeline would be long and arduous, but I'm ready to do something significant.

    Side note, something I haven't asked my TAC because he is always surrounded with 10 other dudes asking stupid questions like this one... As a prior 68W with no deployments, how much should I expect to be sent to Ranger school?
     
  11. Aug 16, 2014 at 8:21 PM
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    What MOS are you going to? That and the team/group you go to are the main determining factors.
     
  12. Sep 4, 2014 at 5:14 PM
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    18d and language/group is still unknown. Apparently all of us who had gotten a language assigned after selection may be getting switched up.
     
  13. Sep 4, 2014 at 6:27 PM
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    As an 18D, I wouldn't expect to go to ranger school unless you volunteer. Unless you TL is an old batt guy who insists on it.

    How are they running the pipeline now? Seems they switch it up all the time. Last I heard SUT is first. Good luck with 18D. That's the longest MOS by far. So you might as well get comfortable at bragg, you're going to be there a while. Good course though. You're just going to have to slow down the partying from the other stages that only required fitness.

    I didn't think you got a group until the end. People usually try to guess their group based on language, but I've seen dudes go all over no matter what language they got.
     
  14. Sep 5, 2014 at 4:09 AM
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    All I have left is MOS, CULEX, language. Already did socm, iuw, sut, and sere.
     
  15. Sep 6, 2014 at 5:12 PM
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    Was I one of you cadre? I've been with field tm 1 and 2. Burnham ring a bell?
     
  16. Sep 6, 2014 at 5:13 PM
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    You can admit if I was an asshole. No hard feelings. Working out there blows
     
  17. Sep 6, 2014 at 5:16 PM
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    Dude ranger school is a thing of the past. If you want to go then go for it. But from everything I've seen no one will make you go or give a shit if you have a ranger tab
     
  18. Sep 7, 2014 at 5:37 AM
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    Nah, I didn't have you. I was 1st platoon, 2nd squad with the Silver Fox / The Pump and Appelt.
     
  19. Sep 7, 2014 at 5:40 AM
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    And I'm happy to hear that about ranger school. I just wanna get to a team and start contributing.
     
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