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by old age prepper 70
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Managed to obtain
Replies: 3
Views: 229

Managed to obtain

today I managed to obtain several empty sweet jars from my local shop, always handy for storing flour or rice etc.
by old age prepper 70
Wed Mar 13, 2019 3:04 am
Forum: Books and Educational Materials
Topic: Go too books
Replies: 11
Views: 368

Re: Go too books

Hi Pete, i too have a copy of the LDS preparedness manual, it is amazing the amount of stuff that's listed there,its just a shame that we don't have LDS canneries here.
by old age prepper 70
Tue Mar 12, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Recipes
Topic: Chicken n rice soup
Replies: 1
Views: 141

Chicken n rice soup

Ingredients. 2 good handfuls diced chicken ( preferably pre cooked ) 1 large white onion diced 1 large carrot finely diced. 1 Good handful rice (rinsed ) Salt, pepper, mixed herbs 900ml water Bring to the boil, then simmer for 20 mins ENJOY
by old age prepper 70
Tue Mar 12, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: My kit so far
Replies: 6
Views: 303

Re: My kit so far

Obviously I wouldn't be carrying all of that kit at one time, only the most essential items would go .

my 4x4 tarp. and lines and pegs for it.
sleeping bag ,roll mat and liner, groundsheet.
cook set, 14 cm pot, fire kit, water, spork.
first aid kit.
cordage (paracord ). knife,
Food.
by old age prepper 70
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Reasonably fit 70 year old
Replies: 4
Views: 252

Reasonably fit 70 year old

What does the forum feel is the maximum weight to carry if you are bugging out ? I personally carry approximately 25 lbs on a long hike. what would be in your bag ( essentials ) to bug out? I will be bugging in as long as I am able or need to, my wife being disabled precludes running around in the w...
by old age prepper 70
Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:24 pm
Forum: Books and Educational Materials
Topic: Go too books
Replies: 11
Views: 368

Re: Go too books

saint john first aid too.- I have a few others i use more often but its still worthy of its shelf space LDS -has to be my second choice. Brought the whole David Crossley series of books as well as the LUdlow survivor group books, if theres any book to buy first after first aid and stores it has to ...
by old age prepper 70
Mon Mar 11, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Books and Educational Materials
Topic: Go too books
Replies: 11
Views: 368

Go too books

Below is a list of my go too books.
1 St Johns Ambulance First aid manual.
2 Camping and wilderness survival by Paul Tawrell.
3 Mountain navigation by Peter Cliff.
4 Collins Gem Food for free.
5 Collins Wild flowers.
6 Collins Insects.
7 Concise guide to British birds.
by old age prepper 70
Mon Mar 11, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: My kit so far
Replies: 6
Views: 303

Re: My kit so far

Hi Deeps, my apologies for an incomplete list. I do have waterproof clothing ,hats and gloves I also have two small hand axes, first aid kit, fishing kit, sewing kit, tinder box with birch bark, drier lint, some fatwood, tissues and two small pieces of inner tube. bin liners, plastic plates, cups, t...
by old age prepper 70
Sun Mar 10, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: My kit so far
Replies: 6
Views: 303

My kit so far

COVER 1 Dutch army 2 man tent. 2 Tarps 1 3 x3, 1 4 x 4. 1 Groundsheet 7ft x 5 ft. 2 3/4 Season sleeping bags , 1 Hammock,2 Sleeping mats. COOKING 1 ASAB Portable cooker + 4 canisters of gas, 1 Hexamine cooker,2 Camping gaz cookers, 1 Methylated spirit cooker 1 14 cm Zebra cookpot,1 BCB cook set,1 St...
by old age prepper 70
Thu Mar 07, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: what does the forum think.
Replies: 19
Views: 617

what does the forum think.

I would like to ask the members of the forum what they think of a four months stock pile of food and water.
How much is too much and how much is enough.
None of us knows when the shtf or how long it will last.