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NDC Enlisted Dress Uniform

The Enlisted Dress Uniform is the outfit worn by enlisted personnel for social, or official functions. Like that of the Sky Guard Standard Flight Suit, it is meant to be a combination of style and functionality. It is available to only New Dusk Conclave personnel.

History

This uniform was designed by Jack Pine in YE 39. It was not finalized and issued out to USO personnel until several months later. Before its exodus to Sanctum and the subsequent founding of the New Dusk Conclave, it was the main uniform for Section 6.

In YE 41, it was adopted as the formal dress wear for enlisted personnel belonging to the NDC.

Design

The coat is adorned with the person's rank, and name on the right breast. The cap features the NDC emblem and the uniform's buttons are tungsten with a blue finish. Finally the when on a starship, or space installation, the user wears an environmentally sealed bodysuit, the Mithril, that provides good protection against small arms and environmental hazards. The uniform itself is composed of microscopic scales of Graphene for additional protection.

Components

The uniform consists of a military dress coat, dress shirt, slacks, boots, and cap.

Cap

The bill is straight on both sides, with a three-sided indent in the front, while the main part of the cap is flat on top and looks like half a cube that has been hollowed.

Dress Coat

Smooth like that of a normal dress coat, has spots on the shoulders for tassels/ropes, name and rank of the wearer on the right breast, place for medals and honors as well as a pocket on the left breast. A strip that runs along the top of the shoulders running down the arms and meets at the cuffs is colored crimson red, but the base color is black.

Dress Pants (Male)

Just like the coat, the Pants are smooth slacks that feature a strip colored in crimson red running down either side of the legs and meets at the pant's cuffs which are likewise in red. the base color of the pants are black. Pants include standard pockets, back pockets, and also features cargo pockets on five inches below the normal pockets.

Dress Skirt (Female)

A standard formal dress skirt that is black, with a stripe in crimson red, running down on both sides of the skirt. The length of the skirt is at the preference of the wearer.

Boots (Male)

Standard Combat Boots with reinforced plated ankle sections and toes with the default color being black.

High Heel Boots (Female)

Standard dress boots modeled after those of the Yamatai, smooth material, with a two-inch heel. Either comes in black with red strips down either side. The height of the boots is left to the wearer's preference.

Undershirt

Normal cotton, button-up dress shirt with right side breast pocket, which can come in white, black, or red, and is Worn planetside.

Environmental Suit

The NDC's standard Mithril body suit is worn under the Dress Uniform and provides protection against the environment, light attacks, and a variety of other useful features including improved strength and stamina.

Features

  • The coat features the usual decorations such as medals and rank pips. Includes a place on the inside of the right side of the coat for a concealed carry holster.
  • The environment suit covers the feet, and has gloves for the hands. Also has an attach point for a concealed carry holster just above the relocated life support unit.

Color Style According to Rank

Rank is displayed as the normal pictographic style used on armor, with branch being designated by the color of the display. It is displayed across the left breast as a patch, which can be swapped with promotions, or demotions.

Usage

This uniform is used for formal as well as social functions, and is meant to be worn neatly with the pieces of clothing worn straightened, clean, and properly adorned with rank, medals, and identification. The cap should always be properly seated on the wears head, and properly straightened.

This uniform can be machine washed, except for the environmental suite for when worn on space installations. It should also should be permed and pressed after washing, then placed on a hanger in a bag to keep it clean.

OOC Notes

Jack Pine created this article on 2017/06/19 14:42.


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