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by munchh
Mon Jun 24, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Just Tents
Replies: 48
Views: 11585

Re: Just Tents

Does anyone have the Gelert solo?
I could do with the dimentions of the poles please if you do. I have one without poles and need to make some as replacement poles cost more than the tent when its new??🙄
by munchh
Mon Jun 03, 2019 7:18 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Best combat trousers?
Replies: 10
Views: 1024

Re: Best combat trousers?

Ive had all sorts over the years, but i wear nothing but Helicon-tex. I wear shorts 50 weeks of the year, i have the CPU versions in shorts and trousers. They are just good and the packets are crazy. The trousers have knee pad pockets too. I buy them from ebay and there are about 10 colours. I were ...
by munchh
Mon Jun 03, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: Radio Communications
Topic: Radio Frequencies
Replies: 2
Views: 248

Re: Radio Frequencies

Its a pretty big question and there are other threads on here going back quite some time. Im always surprised how many people are still on cb, but you wouldnt know it as they all seem to be just sitting waiting for someone to talk. I put one in the car last week and went up a hill. I had not heard a...
by munchh
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: EDC knife
Replies: 38
Views: 6158

Re: EDC knife

Ive always got a SAK in my pocket the small Tinker. I struggled with what to carry for a long time, but found a guy selling leatherman at a bootsale and in the back of his car he had bags of SAKs. I bought the small tinker just to give it a go. Im very impressed and it has done more than i ever thou...
by munchh
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Size does matter...
Replies: 20
Views: 926

Re: Size does matter...

Has to be my stainless steel nail file, its useful for things other than dirty nails
Or the small blade of my SAK☺
by munchh
Mon Jul 10, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Bob / edc back up phone
Replies: 18
Views: 7582

Re: Bob / edc back up phone

I ordered one of these credit card phones but have not got around to give it a go. I will update when i have. All i can tell you right now is it fits inside a tobacco tin so will make a tin kit a bit more usefull. :D
by munchh
Mon Jan 02, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Burnin' Stuff
Replies: 6
Views: 1575

Re: Burnin' Stuff

Hey Crow, i have one that i got about a year ago, back then they had round holes in the bottom skirt but other than that they are identical. The biggest difference of these 2 is that the hobo is just a fire and works just like a contained fire and so it creates the usual black soot and is no more ef...
by munchh
Mon Jan 02, 2017 4:52 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 4
Replies: 812
Views: 142941

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 4

Happy new year to you all, hope you had a good Christmas. I'm looking at having a good go through my bushcraft/bugout stuff, ive now tried all the stuff i wanted to and am pretty sure what bit i like most. I have Blackthorn (sloes) to plant and i want to learn to identify tress and free food plants,...
by munchh
Sat Dec 24, 2016 3:12 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: winter sleeping bag recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 1608

Re: winter sleeping bag recommendations

Ive never yet bought a surpluss bag must be the only surpluss item i dont have, although a british army bivi bag is on my christmas list ;) Anyway i have 2x Trakker 'big snooze' bags i bought one new when i used to fish and its never let me down even when ive woken up with ice on the inside of my bu...
by munchh
Fri Dec 09, 2016 11:49 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Which Vango 300 Tent To Get?
Replies: 14
Views: 4655

Re: Which Vango 300 Tent To Get?

deeps, we have two dogs, one of which (lukeskywalker the shitzu) isn't able to come camping, as he's 15, but happy as larry to come glamping in the camper. when I go camping, either alone or with my lad, along comes fred, the black lab. munch, i'm scared to go through that thread :) at the moment m...