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by Yorkshire Andy
Tue Mar 12, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 271
Views: 14076

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

Just been and battened down the hatches tis a tad bit breezy out lights have gone out twice (don't get dimming lights with led lamps unlike older tungsten bulbs )

Meh as long as the roof stays on all is good ;)
by Yorkshire Andy
Thu Mar 07, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Next Stage First Aid Course
Replies: 7
Views: 405

Re: Next Stage First Aid Course

Lots of advice there, thanks. My EFAW is due to be renewed shortly so I am considering asking if work will pay for the more advanced course for me. What line of work are you in? More info about what course is suitable https://www.firstaid.org.uk/2017/06/20/the-difference-between-first-aid-at-work-f...
by Yorkshire Andy
Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: what does the forum think.
Replies: 19
Views: 625

Re: what does the forum think.

It's good think I could just about stretch a month....


But you must rotate and use the stuff it's no good sat there slowly going off even dried stuff and tins unless packed / stored in perfect conditions will only last so long....

Store what you eat / eat what you store and rotate ;)
by Yorkshire Andy
Thu Mar 07, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: latest purchase
Replies: 11
Views: 410

Re: latest purchase

grenfell wrote:
Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:46 am
Intrigued I looked on the ikea website at their drainers and I'm frankly none the wiser , they all seem to be pretty standard wire jobbies which confused me with the "cutting a hole near the bottom" bit. Any chance of a picccy ?
https://martinblack.com/2014/12/homage- ... obo-stove/
by Yorkshire Andy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Cat Tourniquet and Celox
Replies: 7
Views: 444

Re: Cat Tourniquet and Celox

You can get CELOX preloaded in syringe / tampon type applicators


https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Celox-A-Haem ... nav=SEARCH
by Yorkshire Andy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: latest purchase
Replies: 11
Views: 410

Re: latest purchase

More the merrier especially with stoves.. availability of gas cartridges is usually a issue...

Look at the dragon fire stove (hexi replacement)

And a wood gas stove
by Yorkshire Andy
Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 271
Views: 14076

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

Well new extinguisher arrived today ... I scoured the interweb for another 2kg power with discharge hose... Nowhere bar clas ohlson seem to stock them (which is where mine came from ) https://m.clasohlson.com/uk/Housegard-2-kg-Fire-Extinguisher/18-2682 The store near us has long gone :( and they don...
by Yorkshire Andy
Mon Mar 04, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Next Stage First Aid Course
Replies: 7
Views: 405

Re: Next Stage First Aid Course

a pregnant woman into the recovery position, WHERE possible , she should be on her left hand side,so as to protect baby? I got told that you affect the patient more than the unborn.. there is a large blood vessel that the baby can lay on and cause circulation problems if you lay the pt on their rig...
by Yorkshire Andy
Mon Mar 04, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: in need of
Replies: 5
Views: 328

Re: in need of

Try your local takeaways stuff like cooking old and mayonnaise often comes in bucket's
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Mar 02, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 271
Views: 14076

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

diamond lil wrote:
Sat Mar 02, 2019 8:53 pm
It was a road test. You found out that it works if and when you need it. All good!
Oh yes chucked a old shabby unit in the boot for now new one due Tuesday... It's a sad state of affairs when it is cheaper to buy new than get it refilled!