Equipment Manuals

Alice Equipment


This little book tells you how to assemble your fighting load carrier and individual existence load carrier.  Covers medium pack, large pack, quick releasers plus cleaning and maintenance.  Illustrations and photos.


40 pages, 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"

Care & Use of Individual Equipment

FM 21-15

Field manual of general care and maintenance of clothing, boots, shoes, canvas and web equipment, also protective and miscellaneous clothing and equpment.  Very god quality illustrations from alpha thru omega.


72 pages, 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"

Hot Weather Clothing

TM 10-276

General introudction with purpose and scope.  Chapters include hot weather clothing and footwear, sleeping equipment, load carrying equipment, miscellaneous such as canteens, machete, helmet and much much more.  Complete with photos and illustrations.


48 pages, 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"

Silencers Manual


This report presents physical and functional descriptions and acoustical evaluations of various domestic and foreign silencers and silenced small arms weapons. Included are cross sectional drawings and external view photographs of all systems tested. As acoustical evaluations of each system is given in the form of far field sound pressure-time records. All major constituents of sound signatures are identified and time-correlated with their sources in the system. Additionally, the report presents a record of silencing principals and a theoretical analysis of the various noise generating phenomenon.

Weapons systems include:

  • .22 Hi-standard Pistol/French Silencer
  • .22 Silenced Hi-standard Pistol
  • .22 Silenced AAI Experimental Test Fixture
  • .22 Hi-Standard Pistol/FA Silencer
  • .30 M1903 Rifle/Maxim Silencer
  • .30 Silenced M1 Carbine
  • .32 Silenced Sleeve Gun
  • .32 Silenced Welrod Pistol
  • 9mm Silenced Sten Submachine Gun
  • 9mm Walther MPK Submachine Gun
  • .45 Silenced M3 Submachine Gun


205 Pages, 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"

The Silencers Cookbook


Full instructions and machinist's drawings of three different .22 rimfire silencers are included, utilizing materials commonly available at the local hardware store.  Unlike many home workshop designs, these actually work, and work well, having been constructed and tested by a licensed Class II manufacturer.  Contrary to popular belief, silencers are legal in many areas with prior BATF approval.  Illustrated.

32 pages, 8 1/2" x 11"

Workbench Silencers

by:  George M. Hollenback
The Art of Improvised Designs by George M.Hollenback. Here is a slew of new & interesting improvised silencer designs featuring innovative couplings plus variations on aluminum cans, oil filters, PVC pipe, plumbing devices, water sprinkler pieces & other unique materials. Warning: It is illegal to possess or make firearm silencers without BATF registration. For academic study only.