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by ticklemonkey
Fri Jun 06, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: how do you prep for international travel
Replies: 19
Views: 2179

Re: how do you prep for international travel

Sak in main luggage and the rest in hand. Take, full change of clothes for when main bag gets lost/delayed, hygiene supplies including toothbrush liquidsin clear bag, travel board game, CASH and cards, medication and extras, snacks, water filter/bottle (empty) the 'pure hydration' type, shades, comp...
by ticklemonkey
Thu May 29, 2014 11:14 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Rush 5.11 bag... new style in the UK?
Replies: 18
Views: 1406

Re: Rush 5.11 bag... new style in the UK?

I use the 5.11 rush 12 as my daily Ghb. It is great but not perfect but I am continually searching for the perfect bag! :o I got mine from www.nightgear.co.uk (no connection ). They email 20% offers if you sign up on occasions and prices are okay. Will try to get round to contents list to compare at...
by ticklemonkey
Tue Feb 04, 2014 8:22 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Home Security Plan
Replies: 25
Views: 6837

Re: Home Security Plan

spikey vegetation on property perimeters is an excellent security measure with no questions asked. Bushes against graffiti prone walls is also good 'preventer'.
by ticklemonkey
Fri Dec 27, 2013 11:26 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Why?
Replies: 26
Views: 19537

Re: Why?

Whoops
by ticklemonkey
Fri Dec 27, 2013 11:20 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Why?
Replies: 26
Views: 19537

Re: Why?

I'D Like to think the forum educates all. If everyone prepped I would be happier and my taxes should, I repeat, should be less :lol: .

Interest is good, the word should get out there IMHO, obviously ensuring Opsec, of course :D .

Happy holidays everyone!
by ticklemonkey
Sun Dec 22, 2013 1:12 am
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Electricity grid alternative?
Replies: 19
Views: 4258

Re: Electricity grid alternative?

Cheers Y Andy,
Looking into it I thought that may be the case, frustratingly. :cry:
Being a city dweller as well is a challenge for alternatives.
by ticklemonkey
Sun Dec 22, 2013 12:46 am
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Electricity grid alternative?
Replies: 19
Views: 4258

Electricity grid alternative?

Has anyone actioned an 'off grid' method of generating leccy? Workable solar panels, wind mills or the like? Is it feasible? What batteries are best? What happens if there get covered in snow? Are there electricians who do this type of thing? It seems tricky, has anyone had success out there with th...
by ticklemonkey
Sun Dec 22, 2013 12:36 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: On display or hidden away?
Replies: 14
Views: 1143

Re: On display or hidden away?

I hasten to add, I was the one attacked, not the one who got time. 4 years would have been preferable! ;)
by ticklemonkey
Sun Dec 22, 2013 12:23 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: On display or hidden away?
Replies: 14
Views: 1143

Re: On display or hidden away?

Anything in the home can cause serious damage to you. Just looking around me now, a bottle, a glass, a lamp with bulb that could be broken, anything with breakable glass. It can all cause extreme physical damage. If one has not experienced this type of scenario I do not recommend it in any way, shap...
by ticklemonkey
Sat Dec 14, 2013 10:48 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week
Replies: 5086
Views: 362710

Re: What Preps are you doing this week

Used the lifesaver-water purification system 20% discount code, Christmasgift, to get a 10-15 year disaster pack. Still pricey but water insurance is key. Very Happy , I. Like discounts. :D