CADPAT works pretty good

Photo: Cpl Peter Ford, Tactics School, 5th Canadian Division Support Group Gagetown

Skrim up that gun and helmet and you are good to go. Photo: Cpl Peter Ford, Tactics School, 5th Canadian Division Support Group Gagetown. Click to big up

Canadian Disruptive Pattern (CADPAT) is the digital camouflage pattern adopted in 2002-2004 to replace the very U.S.-style olive green material in use by the Canadian Forces since the early 1960s and is computer designed to provide protection from both the naked eye and night vision devices. It comes in Temperate Woodland (TW), Arid region (AR), Winter and Urban variants and seems very effective if the right pattern is selected.

As observed by the above image of a Canuck participating in Exercise COMMON GROUND II 2016 at 5th Canadian Division Support Group Gagetown, New Brunswick on November 12, 2016.

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