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by pseudonym
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: New Compass
Replies: 7
Views: 659

Re: New Compass

Sorry, mag to grid get rid is the magnetic reading of North compared to the map reading of North it needs to be deducted and grid to mag added. HTH Does this still hold given mag declination "0" is currently a line through Exeter-swansea- West coast of Scotland? West of the line will be a different...
by pseudonym
Sat Jun 20, 2020 2:48 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: hi everyone, from midlands
Replies: 3
Views: 270

Re: hi everyone, from midlands

Hello and welcome to the Forum. :)
by pseudonym
Tue Jun 16, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: What do you need to do to food like flour pasta rice etc
Replies: 5
Views: 283

Re: What do you need to do to food like flour pasta rice etc

featherstick wrote:
Tue Jun 16, 2020 10:41 am
Just remember if you do find weevils in your flour, only eat the smaller ones
.
Because you must always choose the lesser of two weevils!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-aPp7Kiiyg
by pseudonym
Tue Jun 16, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Insect bites
Replies: 14
Views: 538

Re: Insect bites

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Never let me down
by pseudonym
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Finance
Topic: 2020 Potential Economic Collapse
Replies: 236
Views: 13853

Re: 2020 Potential Economic Collapse

Hi I'm wondering what you guys would advise in the following situation: Is it best to settle all outstanding debt now, to HMRC, bills, etc. because, judging from what you are all saying, cash is going to be worth less but these amounts will still have to be paid? Or is it wiser to hang onto cash, i...
by pseudonym
Mon Jun 08, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 571
Views: 38749

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

Picked up a "camping" fridge in Lidl (£40) my other one had got a bit rattle in the fan bearings old ones gone to work for my pack up / drinks rather than using the communal fridge ATM .. It's an extension / overspill and camping trips it cools to 20 degrees below ambient temperature which unless i...
by pseudonym
Tue Jun 02, 2020 1:03 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: New Compass
Replies: 7
Views: 659

Re: New Compass

JACKANGUS wrote:
Mon Jun 01, 2020 7:45 pm
Thanks :D
YW

I bought the 1:25 and 1:50 of my local area, used them to plot routes mark areas of interest and orientate myself to the map symbols.

ie. follow the route you take walking the dog on the map, making sure you can follow the map to what you see on the ground in front of you.
by pseudonym
Mon Jun 01, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: New Compass
Replies: 7
Views: 659

Re: New Compass

Sorry, mag to grid get rid is the magnetic reading of North compared to the map reading of North it needs to be deducted and grid to mag added.

HTH
by pseudonym
Mon Jun 01, 2020 2:57 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: New Compass
Replies: 7
Views: 659

Re: New Compass

If you can map read to a high level then yes, if not do not worry to much, just remember mag to grid get rid and grid to mag add.

It also depends if your maps are up to date, the info will be printed on there somewhere.