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by cbp125
Wed Jun 03, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.
Replies: 18
Views: 765

Re: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.

Where abouts in the country are you? I don't need specific but your nearest big town helps. Also if you look on your mobile there should be an app called "repeater book" or similar, this will have frequencies near you. Repeaters listen on one frequency and transmit out again on another, usually fro...
by cbp125
Wed Jun 03, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.
Replies: 18
Views: 765

Re: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.

No problem and ask away. Ham is also very personal to your requirements, how big is your garden, do you get on well with your neighbours, do you have money for expensive components, do you enjoy building electronic projects etc etc. As you progress you will find your way, ideally chat with your loc...
by cbp125
Mon Jun 01, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Radio Communications
Topic: Essex Ham Radio Free Learning Course
Replies: 46
Views: 2819

Re: Essex Ham Radio Free Learning Course

Congratulations!!! Start studying for the intermediate next! If you leave it too long, you forget and have to relearn everything. I did my 2E0 within a fourtnight of my M7...

Good luck upgrading, it gets expensive now lol... especially if you have tastes like mine
by cbp125
Thu May 28, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.
Replies: 18
Views: 765

Re: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.

No problem and ask away. Ham is also very personal to your requirements, how big is your garden, do you get on well with your neighbours, do you have money for expensive components, do you enjoy building electronic projects etc etc. As you progress you will find your way, ideally chat with your loca...
by cbp125
Wed May 27, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.
Replies: 18
Views: 765

Re: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.

I am not keen on DMR as the sound is robotic at times, the RD5R is difficult to use, program and to change channels on. I am also very anolog based. On your training, hopefully you can try out other peoples radios and see what you like. When you meet a ham who tells you their radio is the best, and ...
by cbp125
Wed May 27, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: B12 injections
Replies: 28
Views: 995

Re: B12 injections

B12 was rummered to treat Covid19, so people could have stockpiled it leaving supply issuies??
by cbp125
Wed May 27, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.
Replies: 18
Views: 765

Re: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.

I can help you get set up on ham, to work all of the UK you have 2 choices, the easist would be to use digital modes. The cheapest digi mode is DMR, your friends would need to live within range of a DMR repeater or have a hotspot (same as wifi hotspot). This would all be dependant on the internet so...
by cbp125
Tue May 26, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.
Replies: 18
Views: 765

Re: 'Viking' Prepper Longship Sets Sail.

Hail and welcome, I am into ham radio, I have an advanced licence and quite a good set up. I am pagan and political but not on these pages...

Hope you enjoy the forums and if you need a hand with ham, ask away
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by cbp125
Fri May 22, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Freezing Cheddar Reality?
Replies: 15
Views: 665

Re: Freezing Cheddar Reality?

I buy big blocks and devide into 4, wrap in cling film and freeze. I have several shelves and I would happily eat it several years old. Cheese improves with age after all! I defrost overnight into my fridge then I use it just like fresh, grated, sliced or however I want it too. I have never had a pr...
by cbp125
Tue May 19, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 495
Views: 31818

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

sounds like rats or mice to me, they are very active at the moment