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by korolev
Tue Jan 15, 2019 8:49 am
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: A GSM alarm system for a shed, suggestions
Replies: 6
Views: 180

Re: A GSM alarm system for a shed, suggestions

That's cheap stuff. I take back my reference to using an Arduino; whilst it's eminently possible it would be significantly more expensive, somewhere around £50-£100.
And you'd have to build/code it (not difficult, but a bit fiddly)
by korolev
Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: A GSM alarm system for a shed, suggestions
Replies: 6
Views: 180

Re: A GSM alarm system for a shed, suggestions

You got a link to the alarm you're looking at ?
by korolev
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: A GSM alarm system for a shed, suggestions
Replies: 6
Views: 180

Re: A GSM alarm system for a shed, suggestions

I don't know of any "off the shelf" systems but making one using an arduino and GSM shield should be pretty straightforward.

How far is it from the house ? Is running a (low voltage) cable out of the question ?
by korolev
Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hi ladies and germs...
Replies: 7
Views: 186

Re: Hi ladies and germs...

Hello.

Be interested to see your idea for carrying your data securely and comparing it to my methods (yours will probly be better)
by korolev
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Low-level newbie
Replies: 12
Views: 291

Re: Low-level newbie

Hello. I read somewhere on here that you should devote time/money to prepping for an event in similar proportion to the likelihood of the event occurring; the most likely event is a short term difficulty in obtaining food and household goods for various reasons (weather, strikes, illness) so devote ...
by korolev
Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: New from cornwall
Replies: 5
Views: 196

Re: New from cornwall

hello
by korolev
Fri Jan 04, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: New in Devon
Replies: 10
Views: 322

Re: New in Devon

hello 8-) I would say that as far as bugging out goes, a couple of hundred quid is worth keeping to hand too; if you get marched off the local leisure centre, you might decide you'd rather get in a B&B. Another thing worth considering is a "hospital bag", if you or a loved one gets carted off in an ...
by korolev
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: How are you preparing for Brexit?
Replies: 217
Views: 8190

Re: How are you preparing for Brexit?

jansman wrote:
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:12 pm
I would never have known that.That programme is for people who don't have to work,isn't it? :lol:
When I was working shifts I never had trouble getting "up" to watch Rachel :shock:
by korolev
Wed Jan 02, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Greetings from Wiltshire!
Replies: 17
Views: 434

Re: Greetings from Wiltshire!

hello :mrgreen: