These padded pouches are designed to match the pouches carried by the Colonial Marines. They're ready to add to your belt for a cool, geared up look! There are 2 pouches in the set. The Tall pouch, and the Short pouch. Tall pouch hangs below the belt, and the Short pouch attaches at the belt. These pouches differ from the Gear pouches in that they don't have an extra straps on the outside, and these do open. The inside is filled with foam to retain the shape, but the foam can be removed if you want to use the pouch for storage. The pouch closes with velcro.