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by Seminole
Fri Oct 26, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Logistics and Transport
Topic: Do not rely on RAC to get you home.
Replies: 8
Views: 1915

Re: Do not rely on RAC to get you home.

Shocking, but unforunately not surprising. A sign of the times. May I ask how old was the AA bloke who turned up?, I ask as it seems to me that anyone under about 40 these days is highly likely to be a selfish git who would not go above and beyond the bare minimum of effort if he saw someone dying i...
by Seminole
Thu Aug 23, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: How about this?
Replies: 16
Views: 2515

Re: How about this?

No need to get personal Deeps, but if you must no need to be a sideways snideey bitch about it, personally Iwould just come straightout and tell to you go **** yourself
by Seminole
Sun Aug 19, 2018 6:29 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: How about this?
Replies: 16
Views: 2515

Re: How about this?

I used to keep my aeroplane at the Tank school just outside Usk, not sure how many vehicles he has now, but his T54 was very impressive

P.S. That first pic is not of a Tank :)
by Seminole
Sun Aug 19, 2018 6:22 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Rapid boil thingys
Replies: 10
Views: 2090

Re: Rapid boil thingys

OK had a little bit of use from the Brukit: Took about 6 mins to boil a litre, not sure how fast that is compared to the jetboils, but quick enough fr me, it's fairly light but it's not night and day difference from my little coleman petrol stove which is much cheaper to run . A 240 gram gas can wil...
by Seminole
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:14 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Rapid boil thingys
Replies: 10
Views: 2090

Re: Rapid boil thingys

Did some more reading and have ordered an Alpkit Brukit, I will report back after delivery and a bit of use
by Seminole
Sun Jul 22, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Rapid boil thingys
Replies: 10
Views: 2090

Re: Rapid boil thingys

Thanks for the insight all, I'll take a look at the jetboils, I think that is the one my friend showed me, but he reckons he paid 100 quid, i'm not paying that though ill have a look for a second hand one perhaps
by Seminole
Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Rapid boil thingys
Replies: 10
Views: 2090

Rapid boil thingys

I'm off to Spain shortly to do the spanish sections of the TET, I normally take my old petrol stove, but looking for something lighter mainly just for my morning coffee but able in emergency to boil up a dried pasta thing or 2 (I intend upping camp each night and going into town for grub before movi...
by Seminole
Sat Jun 23, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Brexit-related prepping resource
Replies: 29
Views: 4771

Re: Brexit-related prepping resource

James Patrick is a copper-turned-journalist who has done a lot of work on Russia's interference in western countries - he's a very credible person.
That made me chuckle :D
by Seminole
Mon Apr 30, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: So close to SHTF
Replies: 25
Views: 5612

Re: So close to SHTF

You did read my post? I made no statement that money was unimportant, rather I criticised the use of a pension to do so. Think about it, something bad happens (is that not what is in the title of the thread? SHTF) Pensins are next to useless in such situations, barring a few clauses you will have li...
by Seminole
Sun Apr 29, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: So close to SHTF
Replies: 25
Views: 5612

Re: So close to SHTF

Definately on different wavelengths