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by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Apr 05, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What preps are you going to do after Coruna?
Replies: 15
Views: 318

Re: What preps are you going to do after Coruna?

- general restock, yes - using several supermarkets. I'm very glad I had the stocks I did - I want the level I had, at the very least. - more bleach, and more laundry liquid, I'm lucky with the former right now, not so much the latter. - I'm using a lot of the "free" time right now to set up things...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Apr 05, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What preps are you going to do after Coruna?
Replies: 15
Views: 318

Re: What preps are you going to do after Coruna?

I will be keeping chickens and maybe meat rabbits, those californian rabbits look quite tasty. I will be stocking far far more flour, gluten free flour has not been seen in ages!! I will be storing compost, I had never thought that such a basic thing would sell out so fast! B&Q are now doing click ...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Apr 05, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 308
Views: 17918

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

Planted my tatties this morning - while you lot down south are sizzling gently in the sun, we have 13C and a force ten gale. Dull grey skies, and I'm not amused. I'm working on the husband to let me get chickens again, eggs seem to be in short supply. Got mine In Friday +I Think it was Friday :? + ...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 308
Views: 17918

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

It's ticking over for now the thermostat is on the blink so it's either over cooling or not cooling it's getting propped up with frozen bottles of water from the big deep freeze since I thumped the thermostat it seems to be ok for now I've seen the wiring diagram and know I can link it to run consta...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:06 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 308
Views: 17918

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

I've got 2 40 pint kegs on the go (brown ale and pilsna) but they are at my parents dad kicked them off whilst I was at work for me told him to keep one at his so he has a supply but never collected .mine In time :( Plus side once nearly ready when I take them their shopping early next week I can pi...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Apr 04, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 308
Views: 17918

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

Dont blame you last one I acquired came from a skip when work demolished an old toilet block :mrgreen:


Managed to start tidying the workshop today looking Less like a bomb site
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Apr 04, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Any tips for storage of FFP3 masks?
Replies: 6
Views: 188

Re: Any tips for storage of FFP3 masks?

Well they say the virus lives for 3/7 days on surfaces.... I'm putting them in a bag and leaving for a week before reusing....

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.huffpo ... 409e74/amp


But don't take my word for it ;)
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 308
Views: 17918

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

Well,I am low on paraffin for the greenhouse.I only use it for frost protection.Took my eye off the ball on that one! What I do have left will be kept for the anti frost heater in the ourside loo - although we are over the worst now,but you never know.So,what to do? I have lots of ' resources ' :lo...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Any tips for storage of FFP3 masks?
Replies: 6
Views: 188

Re: Any tips for storage of FFP3 masks?

Similar to this https://medtree.co.uk/valved-ffp3-respirator-mask-pack-of-10 By rights they are classed as one use and bin https://www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-coronaviruses https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/sites/default/files/documents/Cloth-f...
by Yorkshire Andy
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Potential UK power failure
Replies: 21
Views: 637

Re: Potential UK power failure

I've got both use the generator down the allotment for example... More strings to your bow and all that. Case of flooding for example I could get it on the shed roof and run pumps to hell with the noise Been in a rented house putting a wood burner in would be nothing but agro..... I can run the boil...