Over the past few years Supply Drop has been offering new recruits, to the RAF and Royal Navy, basic initial training packages that contain many of the items needed when they arrive at RAF Halton or HMS Raleigh. These British Forces Initial Training Products have been extremely popular for the following reasons:

  • They are made up of high quality, household name items
  • The packages are available at highly discounted items compared to Amazon
  • They save the new recruits a lot of time by not having to buy them individually
  • They get delivered in a few days. This is especially important during Covid-19 when training courses are being brought forward at short notice

However, not all new RAF or Royal Navy recruits need all the British Forces Initial Training Products in the complete packages as they may be in possession of some of them already.

To allow the new recruits to take advantage of the points listed above, Supply Drop are now selling many of the items individually. This allows the new recruits to build custom-made packages containing the items that that still need to be prepared for basic training.

Additional Items Not In The British Forces Initial Training Products Packages

Supply drop have now introduced some items that are now available in the packages. One such example is the BFM 100oz Mil Spec Crux which includes an adjustable Futura™ harness for a custom like fit. With over 47L of cargo and a 3L, 100oz Mil Spec Reservoir that provides 25% more water per sip, the new BFM is perfect for extended missions. The new Futura harness, which adjusts for individual torso length and plate carrier configurations, stays comfortable on even the longest of operations.

The Russell Hobbs 25090 One Temperature Iron

The Russell Hobbs 25090 One Temperature Iron is described by the company as “the future of ironing”. As its name suggests, this iron has one optimum heat that is safe to use on all fabrics making ironing easy and effortless – and cutting out the need for any pre-sorting.

Minky Ironing Pressing Cloth

The Minky Ironing Pressing Cloth is an easy to use see through material which acts as a barrier between your iron and clothing to protect delicate fabrics and the iron sole plate from zips and snaps. For maximum convenience you can reuse and wash the cloth when needed.

  • Prevents scorching and shiny marks
  • Designed to protect delicate fabrics
  • Easy to use, see through mesh

KIWI® Shoe Polish

KIWI® Shoe Polish is the World’s No. 1 Selling Classic Shoe Polish for leather shoes. Provides shine, nourishment and proven long-lasting water protection

Mycota Foot Powder

Mycota Powder treats and prevents symptoms of Athlete’s Foot. It contains the active ingredient Zinc Undecylenate and Undecylenic Acid that destroy fungi which causes Athlete’s Foot and has both anti-fungal and antibacterial properties.

Brasso Metal Polish Wadding

For use on brass, copper, stainless steel and chrome

  • Longer lasting shine
  • Easy to use
  • Gives you excellent results that have stood the test of time

Purchasing items for your RAF Halton Kit List in such an easy fashion and at heavily discounted prices is a great way to get your career in the RAF to a great start.

Rite in The Rain 6″ x 4″ Notepad

Impact-resistant Wire-O doesn’t get bent out of shape when tossed around in packs or your pocket. The Polydura cover creates a tough but flexible outer shell defending your notes from scratches and stains. Rulers, conversion charts, and map scales printed on the cover prove handy in the field.

Altberg Leder-Gris Boot Polish

Leder-Gris® is a specially formulated combination of waxes and synthetic oils developed for use on modern water repellent leathers of the Anfibio/Hydro/WR100 type. It is suitable for use on most makes of high-quality leather boots and shoes.

The specialist oils in Leder-Gris® penetrate the surface of the leather to keep it supple, whilst the waxes remain on (or closer) to the surface to enhance water repellence.

COMPEED® Blister Plaster

COMPEED® Blister Plaster Medium absorbs moisture and forms a protective cushion providing instant pain relief and optimum healing conditions for foot blisters

Am-tech Padlock 25mm Lock and key

Heavy duty body with hardened steel shackle. Suitable for a variety of security applications. Supplied with 3 keys