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by Rusty74
Wed Apr 21, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.
Replies: 337
Views: 22738

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

one thing i thought about today,im a smoker and have rolled my own for 30+years,although iv always bought filter tips and rolling papers in bulk,i only ever have one pouch of tobacco at a time from a shop so time to try and stock up abit on this but trying to find real stuff cheap and not the rubbis...
by Rusty74
Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:54 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: 2 Person tent
Replies: 14
Views: 821

Re: 2 Person tent

can pick up an ex army arctic 4 man dome tent for £250 brand new these days great bit of kit,though get a couple of ground sheets for the porch area,been after the 10 man arctic bell tent that you can put a log burner inside for years now just cant seem to find one and we still have the old trusty v...
by Rusty74
Tue Apr 06, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: When to use your food stash
Replies: 28
Views: 1821

Re: When to use your food stash

My teenager likes to raid the stash when she's hungry. Need to lock the cupboard really we have 4 teenagers at home and a 22yr old at uni and oh how they like to do a midnight raid at times though in all fairness the eldest lad who is 16 did come up with a good idea this weekend when i was talking ...
by Rusty74
Tue Apr 06, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.
Replies: 337
Views: 22738

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

managed to pick up another ex army arctic sleeping bag and bivvy bag over the weekend that the wife showed me was for sale on the fb market place thing,plan on taking the lads out camping this year to teach them how to build a campfire and basic shelter and for £30 was a bargin in my eyes and what w...
by Rusty74
Fri Apr 02, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.
Replies: 337
Views: 22738

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

trip to farm foods today and noticed a few things had increased in price but as a bouns bacon grill and fray bentos pies where down to 99p so grabbed a few for the stash also case of 24 heinz beans with a bbe of 05/2022 for £10 so in the trolly they went as well,also case of 12 pot noodles down to £...
by Rusty74
Tue Mar 23, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Quorn meat substitute
Replies: 28
Views: 1517

Re: Quorn meat substitute

[/quote] Good for you. Tonight I went back to basics. Ate a rabbit I shot yesterday. A bit more like food. My wife has been beside herself that she encouraged me to eat something that made me so ill. If I had not been one of the group for whom the fermented mould was toxic,( fermented mould ,DEAR GO...
by Rusty74
Tue Mar 16, 2021 8:23 pm
Forum: Finance
Topic: Mining as a part of prepping
Replies: 44
Views: 28544

Re: Mining as a part of prepping

just read through this and tbh its all over my head,i like cash in my back pocket and will only use cash,never been a fan of plastic,i have a nice side line after work in the summer cutting peoples lawns and maintaining gardens and through the winter a small log round selling off some of my surplus ...
by Rusty74
Mon Mar 15, 2021 6:49 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.
Replies: 337
Views: 22738

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

a little trip to B&M after work today to pick up some bicycle puncture repair kits(have a flat tyre on one of my wheel barrows),nice little kit these for £2.49 comes with two little tyre levers,more various tinned meats,aiming to have 20 tins of each at anyone time in the cupboards,and threw 5 bags ...
by Rusty74
Wed Mar 10, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.
Replies: 337
Views: 22738

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

started clearing an area of birch and holly trees where drug dealers have been peddling their wares in work today,so 1st transit pick up load of logs dropped off at home today,still alot more trees to fell next couple of days so a few more loads to come home,i do like the perks of my grounds maintan...
by Rusty74
Tue Mar 09, 2021 7:16 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: The rule of threes.
Replies: 42
Views: 2152

Re: The rule of threes.

brickrocket stove if needed(have been toying with idea of building a perminant one with oven on the patio) Its very trendy to have an outside cob oven, Jamie Oliver and Kate Humble spring to mind (you may want to mention that if your SOP isn't one hundred percent on board ;) ) Theres a thread on he...