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by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Sep 08, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Food in your emergency bag
Replies: 16
Views: 509

Re: Food in your emergency bag

I suffer with reflux so I graze all day long.. I've usually got a few packs of biscuits in the car and at work ..

Latest big spend.
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Give it a month or 2 they are going on
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Sep 08, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Food in your emergency bag
Replies: 16
Views: 509

Re: Food in your emergency bag

Mre bit of welding wire lash to top of engine leave ticking over 15 mins or so.. remove open and eat.


Mate of mine from past job used to wedge last night's chinky to the engine of his forklift
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Sep 08, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 553
Views: 35640

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

IMG_20190908_085601049.jpg Typical the flash was right over the 60°c bit Apparently the monoamonum phosphate in ABC powder units is heat reactive ( it forms a skin over burning combustible materials ) so if the unit gets hot especially in a car in summer there's a risk of it caking, years ago I did...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sun Sep 08, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 553
Views: 35640

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

2019-09-08 08.54.46.jpg Typical the flash was right over the 60°c bit Apparently the monoamonum phosphate in ABC powder units is heat reactive ( it forms a skin over burning combustible materials ) so if the unit gets hot especially in a car in summer there's a risk of it caking, years ago I did a ...
by Yorkshire Andy
Sat Sep 07, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 553
Views: 35640

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

Walked into B&Q today.... £3 for the blanket and £5 for the extinguisher Extinguisher current on the landing upstairs must be 15 years old (was in my first car) so over due a replacement .... Gauge is still Green but overtime the powder can clump in industry they are emptied every 5 years and refill...
by Yorkshire Andy
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 553
Views: 35640

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

Mmm mmm torches headlights gas lights :D

And candle lanterns.....
by Yorkshire Andy
Tue Sep 03, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 553
Views: 35640

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

Well prepped as much as I can in the house for winter all basics and staples are in .

All season / winter tyres ordered for the car
by Yorkshire Andy
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 553
Views: 35640

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

Last bit of prepping done tonight new batteries in the smoke alarms and CO detectors made first week in September my change battery time having put most the fire detectors up late last August
by Yorkshire Andy
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Antibac hand gel: substituting with diluted disinfectant?
Replies: 6
Views: 333

Re: Antibac hand gel: substituting with diluted disinfectant?

I find the alcohol free stuff

https://www.reliancemedical.co.uk/produ ... sanitiser/

Has a longer rubbing time I often find the alcohol stuff dries a bit too quickly before I've rubbed it all over.....
by Yorkshire Andy
Mon Sep 02, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Antibac hand gel: substituting with diluted disinfectant?
Replies: 6
Views: 333

Re: Antibac hand gel: substituting with diluted disinfectant?

Buy the bulk stuff and decant into the smaller bottles... Lidl do some stuff for something like 45p for a pocket bottle I usually buy the clinical grade stuff or builders supplies packs Think I paid £3 for 500ml IMG_20190902_204056782.jpg This might last you the winter ;) http://vi.raptor.ebaydesc.c...