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by blue90
Wed Oct 21, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Potatoes?
Replies: 8
Views: 1385

Re: Potatoes?

jansman wrote:
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:33 pm
blue90 wrote:
Tue Oct 20, 2020 11:01 pm
I was asking a farmer about this the other day, you know how you can buy crisps etc in February? he said they dry them in big, dry barns.
And then store them in refrigerated barns.
Thats what I thought, apparently not?
by blue90
Tue Oct 20, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Potatoes?
Replies: 8
Views: 1385

Re: Potatoes?

I was asking a farmer about this the other day, you know how you can buy crisps etc in February? he said they dry them in big, dry barns.
by blue90
Thu Oct 15, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Finance
Topic: 2020 Potential Economic Collapse
Replies: 328
Views: 46274

Re: 2020 Potential Economic Collapse

So long as there is personal debt the people who print the money will decide how they want it back.
by blue90
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Power tools
Replies: 34
Views: 5263

Re: Power tools

I've used, and owned most brands in the last 25 years. Starting with black and decker many years ago... Makita used to be great (I've still got an old ni-cad drill, that's about 15 years old and it's still going strong). Same for a hitachi drill and impact driver that's about 5 years old. Last year...
by blue90
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Power tools
Replies: 34
Views: 5263

Re: Power tools

Best power tools are my Makita ROS and my Record Power band saw, the rest of my power tools are crap. But I use hand tools way more than power tools, so thats where my tool allowance goes.
by blue90
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Gadgets everywhere
Replies: 47
Views: 6581

Re: Gadgets everywhere

The thing about surveillance through gadgets isnt that you have to worry about the government watching you, they have better things to do than count your fridge door operations at 3 in the morning, the surveillance you have to worry about is much closer to home than that. Use it, let them think what...
by blue90
Wed Oct 07, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Torches.
Replies: 36
Views: 4483

Re: Torches.

Im liking this, I had looked into the Big Larry 2 but this one ticks a lot of boxes, and the run time is amazing.

https://www.nebotools.co.uk/product/big-poppy/
by blue90
Wed Oct 07, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Thermo flask under £20
Replies: 7
Views: 979

Re: Thermo flask under £20

There is a manufacturer called Thermos.
by blue90
Tue Oct 06, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Torches.
Replies: 36
Views: 4483

Torches.

Last year I bought a MagLite ML300L https://www.torchdirect.co.uk/maglite-led-torches/maglite-3-d-cell-led-torch-3rd-gen-model.html and I have to admit, its an excellent bit of kit, super bright, good beam distance, however its not rechargeable. So, I will want an all rounder for the Landy, 12v rech...
by blue90
Tue Oct 06, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: buying these items
Replies: 11
Views: 2382

Re: buying these items

Why matches? Surely a few lighters would be better? And a zippo for when it really gets bad?