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by butterbean
Sat Jul 26, 2014 10:40 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Wouldn't be without it?
Replies: 35
Views: 2764

Re: Wouldn't be without it?

Pseudonym - is there a breakdown of all that kit on any threads on here? That really does look like something to aspire to. I've been trying to find a Bergen that looks along those lines but the only place I know of that sells that stuff near me (Leicester) didn't have what I wanted and I want to tr...
by butterbean
Sat Jul 26, 2014 6:41 pm
Forum: EDCs, BOBs, GHBs
Topic: First use of EDC
Replies: 6
Views: 1395

Re: First use of EDC

I like the idea of have both the EDC and BOB molle, interchangeable, I hadn't thought of that, I'm looking for a new bag without spending too much so to have that is a very good idea.
by butterbean
Fri Jul 25, 2014 10:37 pm
Forum: EDCs, BOBs, GHBs
Topic: First use of EDC
Replies: 6
Views: 1395

Re: First use of EDC

I think I could of done without using it but I'm glad I did, my bag was heavy and using the 1 strap was awkward, but i think it was worth using it as now I know to get something better, it was only a cheap 1 but rather than buy a better 1 I'll make my own now so I know what I'm going to have. 1 of t...
by butterbean
Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:33 am
Forum: EDCs, BOBs, GHBs
Topic: First use of EDC
Replies: 6
Views: 1395

First use of EDC

So like many others, I wear a paracord bracelet, I told myself it's more for practicality rather than the look, although I must admit I love the look. Its my first 1 and I've had it maybe 6 months. Whilst camping and hiking last weekend I snagged my bag against some branches and the main strap rippe...
by butterbean
Thu Jul 24, 2014 7:31 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: EDC
Replies: 22
Views: 2363

Re: EDC

Good idea that, hadn't thought of a belt like that, would make it a lot easier
by butterbean
Thu Jul 24, 2014 8:54 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: EDC
Replies: 22
Views: 2363

Re: EDC

one thing I'm working on at the minute, which i thought would be handy when i was camping last week, is a paracord belt, thats wrapped around a thin normal belt, i think paracord is so essential to a lot of things, its crazy how much i use it if i have it with me, if i have a full belts worth on me ...
by butterbean
Mon Jun 09, 2014 4:46 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Aldi buys
Replies: 24
Views: 3995

Re: Aldi buys

just been in my local aldi and they have some generators on sale for £40, im going to do some research tonight and maybe go back tomorrow to get myself 1, it looked quite decent and i like the idea of having a back up power source should i need 1
by butterbean
Sat Mar 15, 2014 6:45 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Gerber suspension £22
Replies: 12
Views: 2608

Re: Gerber suspension £22

mine came today, brilliant, thanks for the heads up!!
by butterbean
Thu Mar 06, 2014 10:07 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Prepping Report (A Start)
Replies: 43
Views: 7807

Re: Prepping Report (A Start)

another fine post on what, i think, will become a very popular thread.

please, keep them coming.
by butterbean
Wed Feb 26, 2014 10:18 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Prepping Report (A Start)
Replies: 43
Views: 7807

Re: Prepping Report (A Start)

great post, i look forward to reading more of yours

thats a good way of looking at things, I'm trying to lay down the foundations of my prepping now