There is one great that happens when there is an end to a war, surplus! There is loads of kit and equipment just waiting to be picked up at knock down prices and in this there was a surplus of WWII military tents, now these are rugged and fully water proofed.
So if you are looking for a tough pair of trousers which will last for a long time, then you would not go far wrong with these Bivvy Trousers. With heavy stitching and large pockets they are perfect for many things.
Priced at $120
Source [Boing Boing]