Steaming Bats

Discussion in 'The Fleet Air Arm' started by Qwer78, Jan 25, 2015.

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  1. As of the title what was the name of the boots issued on board
    Last edited: Jan 25, 2015
  2. Boots DMS
  3. Apart from Dems My Shoes , what was the acronym, many thanks
  4. Boots DMS (Durable Moulded Soles)
  5. Cheers Slim
  6. I always wondered what DMS stood for, now I know, 26 years after i last wore them!
  7. I'll throw a curve ball in. I always thought is was Directly Moulded Sole!
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  8. That's also what I thought.
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  9. Well I is only a Wafu so could be wrong:(
  10. It is.
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  11. I thought they were trendy Doc Martin Shoes
  12. Seadog

    Seadog War Hero Moderator

    You said it; steaming bats.

    DMS is an abbreviation, not an acronym.

    RCF would have been a better abbreviation; Really Crap Footwear.
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