A quick guide to materials and patterns used by 1157 Tactical
MOST OF THE FOLLOWING ARE AVAILIBLE IN 1000D AND 500D and 160D CORDURA
EREBIS MTP is the commercial equivalent to the MOD's Multi-Terrain Pattern (MTP).
The MOD have a Copy Right that doesn't allow any one other than an MOD contractor to use it.
EREBIS MTP Has been developed to allow comercial companies to design and make compatible equipment.
As you can see from the pictures it is hard to tell the difference between Genuine Issued MTP and EREBIS MTP.
But what about Multicam I hear you ask ? Well Multicam is the US patten that MTP was inspired by Multicam is a more spotty and linear patten ,Where as the EREBIS MTP and MOD MTP have the same "Brush stroke " style the old DPM used to have.
EREBIS Comercially availible MTP
This pattern is owned Crye precision and manufatured by Duro Textiles
MTP (Multi Terrain Pattern )
This is the latest British military uniform pattern and currently exclusive to the MOD and not commercially availible.
Temperate DPM (Disruptive Pattern Material)
From about 1960 to the current day of British Armed Forces
Desert DPM (Disruptive Pattern Material)
GERMAN FLECKTARN (TEMPERATE)