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by scorpio00x
Tue Jan 05, 2021 8:47 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Quality warm blankets
Replies: 8
Views: 565

Quality warm blankets

Hey guys I have some I think nice ex British army blankets, whilst they look all nice I don't find them that warm. Could anyone who has used any others point me in the right direction. Not fussed about colour just warmth. I have 2 of the I think ex British army ones and they are not as good as I tho...
by scorpio00x
Thu Jul 02, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: 2nd wave preps
Replies: 44
Views: 8816

Re: 2nd wave preps

Tho this second wave has been on my mind I was hoping it wouldn't come. I talk to many different people in my job as a retail worker and over last couple of days I've spoken to NHS staff who apparently are preparing for second wave and this is now starting to hit home. I've seen the shelves clear qu...
by scorpio00x
Wed Nov 29, 2017 9:39 pm
Forum: DIY and Handicrafts
Topic: Base for 1000L IBC
Replies: 7
Views: 7279

Re: Base for 1000L IBC

From where it's gonna sit to the path if I used the concrete blocks it's was gonna be 6inch higher than the path. Trying to load a picture up but it's too big . Its gonna go next to my brick shed and brick wall dividing the neighbours and mine garden. There will be a gap of one of those red bricks b...
by scorpio00x
Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: DIY and Handicrafts
Topic: Base for 1000L IBC
Replies: 7
Views: 7279

Base for 1000L IBC

Hi guys, this weekend I'm will attempt to put base in for my IBC . The advice I been is a base of between 50mm to 100mm. I'll also got concrete blocks that I was gonna bed in to the base. What's the advice on here? If am the cement and sand route what mix?
by scorpio00x
Tue Nov 07, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 4
Replies: 812
Views: 201621

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 4

Thanks brambles and pseudonym also pseudonym for link. Got plans just fighting the other half who insisted the electrics were all ok and didn't need sorting out before we moved in. We were living with her parents so an extra 2 months wouldn't have made much difference. Or we could have moved here wt...
by scorpio00x
Tue Nov 07, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 4
Replies: 812
Views: 201621

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 4

Not been on here for a while but a lots happened. Took the BIG jump in to getting a mortgage. Moved in couple months ago still not totally unpacked and bills coming out of everywhere. Had no downstairs lights for 6 weeks,got the electrian who sorted a little problem out today for a quote for full re...
by scorpio00x
Wed Dec 09, 2015 10:41 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: A UK friendly specific EDC gadget thread!
Replies: 294
Views: 40266

Re: A UK friendly specific EDC gadget thread!

Just a quick bit of advice needed my parents want to get me something thats useful and good quality, so as i have been wanting a leatherman for when out and about or around home they double checked with me before buying. Is there something as good as quality full size without the locking blade? Had ...
by scorpio00x
Wed Jul 01, 2015 6:00 pm
Forum: Logistics and Transport
Topic: rear lights
Replies: 5
Views: 2447

Re: rear lights

sorry for late reply, thanks guys

YA i got those LED ones. works v well

Thanks again guys
by scorpio00x
Tue Jun 16, 2015 7:43 pm
Forum: Logistics and Transport
Topic: rear lights
Replies: 5
Views: 2447

rear lights

I want to put my cycle on the back of my car but I do need to add a light board. Obviously I will need to use a number plate what I need to know is what lights do I need on the light board? All the boards i been looking at have tail tights, number plate lights, indicator lights and stop lights is th...
by scorpio00x
Sun Feb 01, 2015 9:43 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Putting Winter Car Kit to the test!
Replies: 8
Views: 1620

Re: Putting Winter Car Kit to the test!

Just got myself one of these - far more useful! http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/190895115848?_trksid=p2059210.m2749.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT Get one of these: https://www.alpkit.com/products/brukit Or just a gas stove, it'll be far more useful, they will actually heat your drinks/food and not ...