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by Devonian
Sat Feb 20, 2016 12:29 pm
Forum: DIY and Handicrafts
Topic: Wooden Flood Barriers
Replies: 16
Views: 8254

Re: Wooden Flood Barriers

As above, 4" posts are unlikely to be man enough for what you want. But also any barrier that you erect will be pointless unless you first have a means of sealing off "ALL" of the drains and sewers etc that connect to your garden and house etc. Also the planks that you are going to fit between the p...
by Devonian
Tue Jan 26, 2016 1:38 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Alpkit gamma Head torch
Replies: 6
Views: 2341

Re: Alpkit gamma Head torch

All the Alpkit products are first class, top quality products and have great performance. You can go wrong with their stuff.

And no I don't work them :lol:
by Devonian
Wed Dec 09, 2015 2:06 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Cold Weather
Replies: 25
Views: 3700

Re: Cold Weather

If your budget allows, Merino wool base layers are about as good as you can get. Available in various brands, but do a search on amazon for Merino wool base layers and there will be plenty of options and have a look at the feedback to determine which is the best. Mountain Warehouse also do their own...
by Devonian
Fri Aug 21, 2015 3:39 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Get out of debt...?
Replies: 36
Views: 7925

Re: Get out of debt...?

I'm no financial expert, but paying off your mortgage 'slowly' means that you will end up paying huge extra amounts to clear the debt. Whereas paying it off quickly can save you 10's even 100's of thousands of pounds in comparison. As for societal collapse, do you really think that there won't be a ...
by Devonian
Thu Aug 20, 2015 8:49 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: £500 to spend before it goes Pete Tong
Replies: 9
Views: 2135

Re: £500 to spend before it goes Pete Tong

If its a meteor, sex, drugs and rock n roll springs to mind!!!
by Devonian
Sat Aug 01, 2015 8:05 pm
Forum: EDCs, BOBs, GHBs
Topic: Car kit
Replies: 69
Views: 22945

Re: Car kit

RAC Membership.

Tyre repair kit

Gaffer tape

Cable ties

Self-fusing silicon tape

Waffle boards

Fuses

Big hammer

Tool Kit
by Devonian
Sat Aug 01, 2015 7:18 pm
Forum: EDCs, BOBs, GHBs
Topic: Car kit
Replies: 69
Views: 22945

Re: Car kit

Not being funny, but how does any of that help you get home if the car is not available or stuck?

Where are your warm and waterproof clothes, walking boots, food, water, maps etc....
by Devonian
Fri Jul 24, 2015 11:56 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Fishing
Replies: 6
Views: 1012

Re: Fishing

I've not used it, but a lot of people these days are switching to braid fishing line

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Emgreat-Super-S ... shing+Line
by Devonian
Thu Jul 23, 2015 5:59 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Preparing for dental issues
Replies: 10
Views: 4000

Re: Preparing for dental issues

No not an oversight, have a read of this thread as an example....

viewtopic.php?f=19&t=11100&hilit=dentist