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by Winterprep
Mon Jul 22, 2024 9:10 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Looking for a multitool/kn*fe
Replies: 18
Views: 335

Re: Looking for a multitool/kn*fe

Have a look here Itsy. Lots of uses for Swiss Army Knifes and hidden features.

https://youtu.be/O20mKRHYttg?si=hCjeP3k9pL31Ch_f

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by Winterprep
Mon Jul 22, 2024 4:39 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Looking for a multitool/kn*fe
Replies: 18
Views: 335

Re: Looking for a multitool/kn*fe

Thanks :)

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by Winterprep
Mon Jul 22, 2024 2:11 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Looking for a multitool/kn*fe
Replies: 18
Views: 335

Re: Looking for a multitool/kn*fe

itsybitsy wrote: Mon Jul 22, 2024 1:46 pm Thanks everyone. I've started off with a Swiss Army Knife 'medium' with 12 functions. I'll be adding other things though, as back ups etc., :)
Farmer,Huntsman,Climber??

You won’t go wrong.

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by Winterprep
Mon Jul 15, 2024 2:18 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Looking for a multitool/kn*fe
Replies: 18
Views: 335

Re: Looking for a multitool/kn*fe

I would say it depends on your needs and what you’re using them for and if it’s legal carry or not. Apart from that as far as Multi tools goes then a Leatherman Wave is hard to beat as is a Swiss Army knife. As someone who has carried a Leatherman wave for thirty years they are fantastic pieces of k...
by Winterprep
Sun May 26, 2024 1:01 am
Forum: Homes and Retreats
Topic: Forced into getting a smart meter
Replies: 6
Views: 706

Re: Forced into getting a smart meter

We had ours replaced due to age as well,granted it was ancient.You can have the smart meter but you don’t need to get it “enabled” our installer was very good and told us there’s no need to get it connected so that they can “control” it,sorry take automatic readings. We still give our readings manua...
by Winterprep
Mon Apr 29, 2024 3:10 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Preparing for war
Replies: 6
Views: 662

Re: Preparing for war

I second jennys recommendations.If you are looking for British Red you will find him on YT search for English country life and he’s on several other forums and writes for several publications.

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by Winterprep
Fri Apr 26, 2024 8:32 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Growing solo
Replies: 2
Views: 256

Re: Growing solo

He’s done a whole series of videos of him doing this month by month on You Tube.

Here’s a link to his preview of his year of self sufficiency.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xunIYgPwYVY

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by Winterprep
Sun Feb 04, 2024 8:59 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 11
Replies: 456
Views: 38792

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 11

Added 40kg of Basmati Rice,20kg of mixed pastas to the long term store. Got a trailer load of Ash from a friend that’s been cut and split to length and is all tucked away to season,I know some say that you can burn Ash from cut but it’s still wet wood and will cause creosote build up. Rotated stuff ...
by Winterprep
Fri Jan 05, 2024 11:57 am
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Snow.......
Replies: 8
Views: 1076

Re: Snow.......

So three feet of snow! Well I would just bug in at home. Judging by the way we can’t cope with light dustings these days I would suspect the roads would be gridlocked with abandoned vehicles ,doesn’t matter if you have snow tyres and chains a 4x4 etc if the roads are jammed with vehicles your not ge...
by Winterprep
Wed Dec 13, 2023 2:04 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: I am back for a while
Replies: 19
Views: 1937

Re: I am back for a while

Good to have you back Jansman 🙏

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