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by Yorkshire Andy
Wed Jul 15, 2020 5:58 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Propane
Replies: 8
Views: 225

Re: Propane

Another option is a refillable bottle (refill yourself using a auto gas pump at a petrol station). Expensive initially but auto gas is cheaper £0.70 per l ish Although some forecourts don't like you doing it for some reason even though it's the same as filling a lpg car https://www.lpgshop.co.uk/saf...
by Yorkshire Andy
Mon Jul 13, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Harold McGee "On Cans"
Replies: 5
Views: 131

Re: Harold McGee "On Cans"

jansman wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 7:17 pm
Link don't work for me.
Nor me ..

But I've fixed it I think :)
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:21 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 580
Views: 40474

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

Gonna muck my car out today,as we are off to our friend's lovely cottage in Norfolk tomorrow.Because of the Covid,we won't be using the local restaurant and boozer,sadly.Too much faff. We shall,instead,make good use of the lovely garden,barbecue area etc. Be a change of scenery. Mrs.J said we shoul...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Jul 11, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Propane
Replies: 8
Views: 225

Re: Propane

Been like it a while Facebook selling pages are your friend for empty calor bottles ;)
by Yorkshire Andy
Fri Jul 10, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Public access major bleed kits
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Public access major bleed kits

Apparently these are popping up in many places based on a charitable mission by a family of a stabbed chap who died of his injuries .... https://controlthebleed.org.uk/ Bit like the public aed kits these are in some areas in accessable buildings etc How to use the kit In the bag; https://www.youtube...
by Yorkshire Andy
Fri Jul 10, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Where to buy FFP3
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Re: Where to buy FFP3

I thought that might be the case. I will have a look round and hopefully might fall on some just at the right time :) Obviously keep an eye on screwfix, toolstation and wickes websites, but you'll be lucky to get a few ffp2. But also try your local tile suppliers. They'd be expensive, but you might...
by Yorkshire Andy
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: What type of radio. Solar or wind up?
Replies: 3
Views: 137

Re: What type of radio. Solar or wind up?

Bet he's stood on top of Darwen tower peering east to spot the invaders :lol: (bit of a hike up to that) Get a radio that takes aa batteries... Few packs of lithium as batteries store well... Along with some rechargeable aa batteries and a range of chargers (mains / 12v (if you've got a car?) / sola...
by Yorkshire Andy
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Where to buy FFP3
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Re: Where to buy FFP3

Good luck!

I've managed to get ffp2 for work via Screwfix click and collect every now and then but no one is listing P3..

Might have more luck with a rubber half mask and some abekp3 or a2p3 filters as people don't want to spend that sort of moneys
by Yorkshire Andy
Wed Jul 08, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 580
Views: 40474

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

[ I have, however, downloaded and mostly read the manual for the car I've got a deposit on and should hopefully get to see next week :mrgreen: and started assembling my car kit. I bought a ResqueMe thingy that I've seen mentioned on here :mrgreen: I've had 2 genuine rescueme-s fall apart in my pock...
by Yorkshire Andy
Tue Jul 07, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Home Security Upgrades
Replies: 123
Views: 24422

Re: Home Security Upgrades

On the home security front Make your home / shed a little harder to break into than next doors without looking like a vault My shed for example It's a shed.... Well it's made from 1" thick tongue and groove planks none of this 9mm rizzla thin stuff But at a glance it's a shed until you try kicking a...