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by unsure
Fri May 22, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Freezing Cheddar Reality?
Replies: 15
Views: 577

Re: Freezing Cheddar Reality?

ive frozen cheese before , i also found it better for cooking with rather than putting on bread or salads .
i have some of the cheese slice`s in the freezer some were , they`ve been in for a good while , might have to pull them out and see what state there in .
by unsure
Sun Apr 26, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Vindicated? Fell away from this site, but not from prepping.
Replies: 3
Views: 595

Re: Vindicated? Fell away from this site, but not from prepping.

same here , the family that thought i`d gone bonkers , all of a sudden start to think , thats not a bad idea .
apart from shopping for bits and going for my dad ,ive not really done a shop as such . theres really been no need
by unsure
Fri Apr 17, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Potential UK power failure
Replies: 44
Views: 2433

Re: Potential UK power failure

couldn`t agree more , i did the same thing for the same reasons . I’m drawn to having a generator but even with 150l of fuel, it would only buy you 3 or 4 days of power. Hardly seems worth it as a prep given the relative cost of tins of food and power de sort of modern lithium battery packs? Happy ...
by unsure
Thu Apr 16, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Lockdown?
Replies: 149
Views: 9498

Re: Lockdown?

same here with the dentist , half way through a course of treatment and now have to wait till june at the earliest .
by unsure
Thu Apr 16, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Potential UK power failure
Replies: 44
Views: 2433

Re: Potential UK power failure

I have a 8kv "silent" diesel generator with a 30 litre tank and approx 150 l in a drum, manually switch over box installed a few years ago for we were having a few cuts to service, and as usual we have had no power problems since I fitted it :D but it's there if we ever need it! couldn`t agree more...
by unsure
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Now rice and long-life milk is disappearing from shelves
Replies: 11
Views: 1356

Re: Now rice and long-life milk is disappearing from shelves

did the usual asda run today , very little uht milk and a limited amount of other milk , it was either 2 pints or 4 . pasta , rice and tinned stuff , like meat was all cleaned out . can`t say i looked for rice as we have plenty . as for every thing else it looked normal apart from the long que to ge...
by unsure
Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Potential UK power failure
Replies: 44
Views: 2433

Re: Potential UK power failure

after the power to my house went off 5 times in a year [ blown cables in the street], i had a connection fitted that when you throw the switch it takes the house off mains power and onto the genny thats sat outside in a steel box . that runs on lpg so i don`t have to worry about petrol going bad in ...
by unsure
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:45 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Does anyone have any particular routine when they go shopping at the moment?
Replies: 4
Views: 635

Re: Does anyone have any particular routine when they go shopping at the moment?

I'm wearing gloves (nitrile) so are many others... Been wearing a ffp3 facemask in bigger shops today there was a few wearing them in the queue to get in so I didn't stand out in the crowd all that andy has said , plus bin them at the door before i enter our home . clothes in the washing machine an...
by unsure
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Virus Masks
Replies: 6
Views: 1061

Re: Virus Masks

we have a few left over as well , not sure how long they`ll last . just have to hope for the best .
by unsure
Sat Mar 21, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Best ammo size for Black Widow catapult
Replies: 11
Views: 1240

Re: Best ammo size for Black Widow catapult

usually what ever is under the bench at work , any half decent sized garage will have a assortment under or around the bench . :)