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by unsure
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Storage query
Replies: 5
Views: 268

Re: Storage query

we avoid putting any thing in the attic , other than the likes of loo roll or kitchen roll .
we do keep woolen blankets [ in space bags ] and camping stuff up there all with the usual stuff .
food stuff is kept in the spare bedroom
by unsure
Sat Feb 02, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Power Inverters
Replies: 6
Views: 268

Re: Power Inverters

Hi Guys. When I joined, I said I would be asking questions, so here goes another one. My wife uses a CPAP machine at night and I want to get a power inverter to power the machine in the event of power cuts. I am looking at this one. I know for the price it's not going to be the best in the world, b...
by unsure
Wed Jan 23, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Car Jump Start Battery
Replies: 3
Views: 292

Re: Car Jump Start Battery

is it just to recharge your lap top . if it is , have you considered an , invertor . 12volt in and the ability to power more than just your lap top . if its not , then stay away from any cheap ones , they tend to discharge rather quickly . https://www.eurocarparts.com/ecp/p/car-accessories/car-acces...
by unsure
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hi from Ireland
Replies: 5
Views: 233

Re: Hi from Ireland

hello , pull up a seat .
by unsure
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Radio Communications
Topic: Two way radio batterys
Replies: 6
Views: 355

Re: Two way radio batterys

Hi all New to these forums. One thing I've been considering is getting a number of two way radio (walkie talkies) for myself and some neighbors, for defense and other purposes we would still have good communication systems. However from what I pick up from the blurb, the batterys only may last a da...
by unsure
Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: security hardening a metal garage door
Replies: 8
Views: 418

Re: security hardening a metal garage door

Yorkshire Andy wrote:
Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:37 pm
unsure wrote:
Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:32 pm
depending on how much extra weight you plan on adding it might be a good idea to have a spare set of springs to hand , just in case .

Or let it come down on the robbing scums head
:lol:
i was thinking more about lifting it up :lol:
by unsure
Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: security hardening a metal garage door
Replies: 8
Views: 418

Re: security hardening a metal garage door

depending on how much extra weight you plan on adding it might be a good idea to have a spare set of springs to hand , just in case .
by unsure
Sun Jan 06, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Another member joins your ranks!
Replies: 10
Views: 1255

Re: Another member joins your ranks!

hello and welcome .
nickdutch wrote:
Tue Jul 10, 2018 12:33 pm
You may be able to store some tins under the bed at push
don`t forget behind the base boards in the kitchen and non food stuffs under the bath .
by unsure
Thu Nov 22, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Calor Gas?
Replies: 13
Views: 1152

Re: Calor Gas?

diamond lil wrote:
Wed Nov 21, 2018 3:34 pm
Does anybody know where we get calor gas from - is it Europe?
when you say calor gas .

do you mean butane [ blue bottle ]or propane [red bottle ]

ive never seen a car run on butane , only lpg , or propane
by unsure
Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hello from Jack Tar
Replies: 8
Views: 585

Re: Hello from Jack Tar

don`t chance tinned tomatoes . :lol: they don`t last to long after the date on the tin .