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by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Jun 15, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Boil in the bags meals
Replies: 6
Views: 141

Re: Boil in the bags meals

They are not too bad...

Shelf life isn't owt special
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Jun 15, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: "new" sticking plasters....
Replies: 8
Views: 167

Re: "new" sticking plasters....

Oh well not waterproof as I was told...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: "new" sticking plasters....
Replies: 8
Views: 167

Re: "new" sticking plasters....

It's a definite stay at home job it's got waxed paper separating the layers of "tape" to prevent it sticking itself to itself
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: "new" sticking plasters....
Replies: 8
Views: 167

Re: "new" sticking plasters....

It's like vet wrap but not.. it apparently becomes waterproof it's probably sterile in the box but a 5m roll will last a while at home ,

Showed it to my dad by way of a practical demo .. He is on blood thinners so told me to get him a box too
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Jun 15, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: "new" sticking plasters....
Replies: 8
Views: 167

"new" sticking plasters....

Visited my friendly first aid supplies supplier today to top up my box having tried slitting my wrist Thursday night packing the the wheelie bin squashing it down I caught something sharp Anyway restocked what I used and was shown this stuff https://www.medisave.co.uk/easiplaster-self-adhesive-plast...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Jun 08, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Panic room
Replies: 25
Views: 933

Re: Panic room

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Like that with climbing carabineers with locking gates
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Jun 08, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Panic room
Replies: 25
Views: 933

Re: Panic room

IMG_20190608_110054198.jpg Fire escape ladder might be better I've replaced the sill hooks with Rawl eyes into the brickwork about 2 foot under the sill fortunately our place is old grade 2 engineering bricks which ain't going nowhere quickly.... as our wall was too thick takes my weigh with ease a...
by Yorkshire Andy
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Panic room
Replies: 25
Views: 933

Re: Panic room

I did not know this about the lights on the alarm boxes. That's straight up a security flaw. I can't believe companies that sell alarm boxes would have something like that go out. To be honest I've never seen that on a UK bell box and I've worked with electrical contractors fitting systems... Early...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Size does matter...
Replies: 20
Views: 812

Re: Size does matter...

Swisscard lite, use it all the time, particularly the scissors and pen. Just a bit thicker than a credit card. https://www.bhphotovideo.com/images/images1500x1500/victorinox_53331_swisscard_lite_multi_tool_ruby_1355533.jpg I got a freebie version when I bought a leathman a few years back stopped ca...
by Yorkshire Andy
Wed May 29, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: New to the prepping world!
Replies: 5
Views: 259

Re: New to the prepping world!

Welcome.. Please read the forum rules regarding weapons as we avoid the subject on here as there are too many legalitys to contend with, what you do in your own home is your choice but even a screwdriver in a car door pocket can land you in hot water......... You want to try and avoid close contact ...