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by pseudonym
Fri Dec 03, 2021 8:04 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Lessons from a 100 hour power outage
Replies: 23
Views: 630

Re: Lessons from a 100 hour power outage

Just wondering if you can make your own candles to suit them (that's the Yorkshire man in Me showing :mrgreen: Many have tried, the main failing is the dissolveable wax. :idea: :cry: Beeswax sheets and rolling your own maybe the the answer, they leave very little residue but don't burn as long. I'l...
by pseudonym
Fri Dec 03, 2021 1:59 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: north east england
Replies: 8
Views: 151

Re: north east england

Hello and welcome to the Forum. :D
by pseudonym
Fri Dec 03, 2021 1:56 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Lessons from a 100 hour power outage
Replies: 23
Views: 630

Re: Lessons from a 100 hour power outage

Yorkshire Andy wrote:
Thu Dec 02, 2021 6:46 am
pseudonym wrote:
Wed Dec 01, 2021 11:51 pm
+2 on the UCO candles, I have both the full size and the tea light collapsible versions.

Just wondering if you can make your own candles to suit them (that's the Yorkshire man in Me showing :mrgreen:
Many have tried, the main failing is the dissolveable wax. :idea: :cry:
by pseudonym
Wed Dec 01, 2021 11:51 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Lessons from a 100 hour power outage
Replies: 23
Views: 630

Re: Lessons from a 100 hour power outage

+2 on the UCO candles, I have both the full size and the tea light collapsible versions.
by pseudonym
Wed Dec 01, 2021 1:08 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Lessons from a 100 hour power outage
Replies: 23
Views: 630

Re: Lessons from a 100 hour power outage

And that is why we prep..... how many others would of forgotten about what they went through and not asked for those items for Christmas presents>
by pseudonym
Sat Nov 27, 2021 10:57 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.
Replies: 931
Views: 58637

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.

Yorkshire Andy wrote:
Sat Nov 27, 2021 7:03 pm
ForgeCorvus wrote:
Sat Nov 27, 2021 6:30 pm
Now sitting listening to the rain & wind and thinking about 'testing' the rum.
Make sure you test the rum very thoroughly :mrgreen:
Release the Kraken :mrgreen:
by pseudonym
Sat Nov 27, 2021 10:49 pm
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: I got broken into :(
Replies: 26
Views: 544

Re: I got broken into :(

Sorry to hear that. Remember to be vigilant as thieves tend to return once the Insurance firms have paid out. :evil:
by pseudonym
Mon Nov 15, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.
Replies: 931
Views: 58637

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.

Sorry to hear that PP, but glad to hear you were on top of the situation.
by pseudonym
Wed Nov 10, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Public access major bleed kits
Replies: 10
Views: 1628

Re: Public access major bleed kits

Good to see the advancements in trauma kits from when I was a Team Medic in the 90's.

Time to update certain items. :)
by pseudonym
Tue Nov 09, 2021 1:55 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Stealth Allotments
Replies: 33
Views: 1046

Re: Stealth Allotments

...Talking to a like minded friend we've decided next year to give it a try as an experiment. Im guessing it'll be a numbers game to get a decent return and wondered has anyone else tried it. If so did it work, where did you try and any tips? Thanks To restate the question: Has anybody here actuall...