“These Mess Tins are manufactured by TOC (Tools of Coventry) Ltd. TOC Ltd supply products to the Ministry of Defence; they are reputedly the best and are often still recommended by expeditionary groups and outdoor people.
Ideal for campers, scout group’s, cadets, Duke of Edinburgh Awards or anyone who simply enjoys outdoor cooking!”
There’s a great video review of mess tins generally below.
Size: Large 60mm x 135mm x 180mm, Small 56mm x 128mm x 165mm. Supplied as a pair of tins, one nests inside the other.
Weight Pair: 390 gms
Specification: 1mm Food Grade Alloy
Handle: 5mm. Strong handles properly manufactured to original Military design.
Care instructions; Wash in soapy water before use and after each use – dry thoroughly before storing.
Used for cooking, boiling or to simply eat out of when camping, walking, trekking, and on expeditions; just like the military.
“Still one of the best methods of cooking and eating”. . .these “Mess Tins are built for life not just for one trip …”.
Brand new – made in Coventry, England. Genuine British Army issue direct from MOD supplier TOC Ltd. TOC Ltd is based in Coventry, England and has been supplying these mess tins and other equipment to the Ministry of Defence for over 30 years. Great value for money made in England mess tins.
TOC Ltd also have a Cycle Frame Building & Finishing service under the name tocycle (clever use of their name here). Renovation, Re-spray and Frame Finishing Services. Bespoke Cycle frames built in the UK with the benefits of batch production prices and lead times – http://www.tocycle.co.uk