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by Massive War monkey
Sun Jul 07, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: Logistics and Transport
Topic: Concern about airports post Brexit
Replies: 24
Views: 2603

Re: Concern about airports post Brexit

Only just seen this post..But i'd like to add my 2 cents on this topic as i feel i am quite well placed. I work fulltime at a large UK airport providing technical services amongst other things. This is something that has been taken very seriously by all of the airports and the CAA have taken great s...
by Massive War monkey
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Prepping for everything but a heart attack
Replies: 17
Views: 3701

Re: Prepping for everything but a heart attack

Yea im a manual worker too been a chippy since i left school...manual labour takes its too on you in different ways my knees are suffering an my backs an issue all by the age of 35..i guess its all about mitigating the damge though. It does seem like people make excuses to get out of it though..i lo...
by Massive War monkey
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: DIY and Handicrafts
Topic: First attempt at knife making
Replies: 9
Views: 2848

Re: First attempt at knife making

Its actually just a bit of old oak floor board i had from a job i done at Bedford council offices...i just took a blow torch to it and rubbed some old teabags over it to make it look like olive wood..worked out quite well i think . Think ill do a couple more from blanks until i attempt one from a pi...
by Massive War monkey
Thu Mar 29, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Prepping for everything but a heart attack
Replies: 17
Views: 3701

Prepping for everything but a heart attack

Cant help noticing how on the forums /youtubers/ gatherings i see Uk preppers seem to be prepping for everything but a heart attack /type 2 diabetes . I think this is a seriously neglected area of prepping..its all very well having 20 years worth of pot noodles and baked beans but if your bodies tra...
by Massive War monkey
Thu Mar 29, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: DIY and Handicrafts
Topic: First attempt at knife making
Replies: 9
Views: 2848

Re: First attempt at knife making

Cheers mate..well its like my old man always told me ...less speed more haste. Theres a really good youtube video from ukpreppersguide on making your own handle from scratch very concise and well explained. All ive got to do now is to learn how to sharpen the bloody thing correctly..ive butchered a ...
by Massive War monkey
Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: DIY and Handicrafts
Topic: First attempt at knife making
Replies: 9
Views: 2848

Re: First attempt at knife making

I reckon all in once i got over making stupid mistakes like not mixing up the epoxy correctly an settling on a scale material i understood it took me around 5 hrs not including leaving the epoxy to go off over night. I reckon as long as you have paitience and are prepared for some silly mistakes hol...
by Massive War monkey
Wed Mar 28, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: DIY and Handicrafts
Topic: First attempt at knife making
Replies: 9
Views: 2848

First attempt at knife making

IMG_9231.JPG This is my first attempt at knife making with a blank..(previous attempt i tried to make the full thing but managed to grind to fine of a edge on it an wrecked the steel ...learned a hard lesson there !) The blade blank i used was a "Condor Bushlore" only cost £22 ..after one attempt a...
by Massive War monkey
Fri Sep 08, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Bedford Prepper
Replies: 4
Views: 1025

Re: Bedford Prepper

Alrite mate, I'm in the same boat as yourself i live bout 7 miles from Bedford town..the Mrs doesn't think i'm too mad for wanting security for our family but like yourself its not the kind of thing you can just pop into conversation with average joe . I currently doing recce for a few wild camping ...
by Massive War monkey
Sun Oct 16, 2016 9:06 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: New Bedfordshire prepper
Replies: 12
Views: 1285

Re: New Bedfordshire prepper

I am in fact based in Shefford lanky_yank, do you know of many others around here interested in getting there acts together, most of my mates probably think I'm nuts so there a lost cause..lol
by Massive War monkey
Fri Oct 14, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: New in Bedfordshire
Replies: 8
Views: 1386

Re: New in Bedfordshire

Hi all, I've been prepping for about 3 years and trying to get to know preppers near Bedford and was told this may be a good starting point. I currently work for the MOJ and before that a private security contractor, be I've always been involved in survival and military training and I hoping to kee...