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The most confused piece of equipment ever. Whilst providing insulation from ground cold to the sleeping squaddie, it seems to attract almost every pine needle and leaf in the entire forest. Try rolling one up in the dark and see how much foliage you have collected!!

The German variety, the Bundes-mat is a much-preferred alternative. Rather than rolling, it is simply folded several times and stuffed into the bergan.

As used by the Royal Marines for naked boxing, in place of boxing gloves. See Naked Rollmat Fighting.