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by Nurseandy
Sun May 02, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Equipping a vehicle
Replies: 27
Views: 1204

Re: Equipping a vehicle

I've a seatbelt cutter/window breaker/magnetic phone holder that clips into airvent so it is always within reach. Brilliant little thing. Made by a company called stinger, available on amazon.
by Nurseandy
Sun May 02, 2021 7:00 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.
Replies: 323
Views: 22194

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

Just cutting the wood for next winter here.
by Nurseandy
Sat May 01, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Equipping a vehicle
Replies: 27
Views: 1204

Re: Equipping a vehicle

Aah, many a happy memory draining petrol out of my mbike tank to fill my Coleman petrol stove :)
by Nurseandy
Mon Apr 19, 2021 11:53 am
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: do you have any strange health remedies?
Replies: 22
Views: 14282

Re: do you have any strange health remedies?

Back went so put a big dollop of tiger balm in a hot bath- that works though there is a bit of degreasing to be done afterwards.
by Nurseandy
Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 8.
Replies: 323
Views: 22194

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

Totally! I have a big bag of treat size chocolate bars, normal chocolate bars, and ingredients (other than cream) to make trifle. Also honey/syrup/oats for emergency flapjacks.
by Nurseandy
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:05 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: 2 Person tent
Replies: 14
Views: 799

Re: 2 Person tent

Now, at the risk of being called a dinosaur I would suggest a good old fashioned vango force 10 mk4. Does weigh an absolute ton (even more when wet) but if there's two of you then you can split the load and it'll last through any and everything (including the zombie apocalypse followed by a nuclear ...
by Nurseandy
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:41 am
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Who's getting the vaccine
Replies: 90
Views: 5516

Re: Who's getting the vaccine

:lol: :lol:
by Nurseandy
Mon Apr 12, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Who's getting the vaccine
Replies: 90
Views: 5516

Re: Who's getting the vaccine

No, no choice. I think the majority of NHS staff in Scotland got Pfizer (certainly in my healthboard)
by Nurseandy
Mon Apr 12, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Who's getting the vaccine
Replies: 90
Views: 5516

Re: Who's getting the vaccine

Both of mine were Pfizer. First, no side effects, second bit snotty & headachy for 24hrs.
Better than the alternative I think ;-)
by Nurseandy
Fri Mar 19, 2021 3:17 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: FFP3 with valve or with out valve
Replies: 9
Views: 455

Re: FFP3 with valve or with out valve

With my professional "working with ventilated patients" head on - an ffp3 mask is an ffp3 mask, as long as it is properly fitted there is no difference in efficacy between valved and unvalved.
Getting a correct fit is the crucial factor in their effectiveness.