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Other weapons • Re: Vital Weapons?

October 31, 2017 Photon Guy 0

XxBiohazard78xX wrote:I don’t have too many preps but for my defensive preps I have a 20 gauge shotgun, a .22, 2 machetes, around 20 knives, and a hatchet. I’m only starting so is there anything that would be highly recommended or is a vital tool/weap…

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DIY and How-To • Re: Barn doors

October 31, 2017 Blondie 0

While it is spam, I saw the same sliding door concept for interior windows by an Amish builder.It’s like a shutter effect but sliding, closing and latching is done on the interior.Statistics: Posted by Blondie — Tue Oct 31, 2017 10:42 am

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A.N.T.S. • Re: How Will You Cope In a Long Term SHTF

October 31, 2017 Fullmoon 0

I still have a pair of those sandals made from a tire. Straps were made from cut pieces of inner tube pushed through a knife cut in the tire. Very durable and resourceful. Rubber horse stall mats may work for making shoes, more flexible material but h…

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Prepper Recon and Mark Goodwin

October 31, 2017 gman 0

Prepper Recon and Mark Goodwin. Forrest Garvin “The Prepping Academy” Audio player below! On this episode of the “The Prepping Academy Join Forrest and Tenderfoot with Special guest Mark Goodwin. Mark Goodwin is a Christian constitutional a…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: How Will You Cope In a Long Term SHTF

October 31, 2017 eochief66 0

Viet Nam vets know that old tires make great sandals. The Vietnamese made sandals from tires and I believe they lasted a very long time! I do not see why they would not make good soles on boots. The problem would be how to adhere them to the boots….

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A.N.T.S. • Re: How Will You Cope In a Long Term SHTF

October 31, 2017 NJMike 0

Options on cutting up tires are:1) Use an angle grinder with a cutoff disc.2) Use just the side wall of a larger tire (no steel in the side wall)3) Avoid the newer kind with the reinforcing steel cables and use really old tires that haven’t already be…

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DIY and How-To • Re: Barn doors

October 31, 2017 John Galt 1 0

Barn doors generally do not create a weather tight seal. In addition because of their large size they are unwieldy to open compared to a pedestrian door.Statistics: Posted by John Galt 1 — Tue Oct 31, 2017 7:25 am

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DIY and How-To • Barn doors

October 31, 2017 Andreas92 0

Hey. I live in Toronto and I am planning to renovate the doors in my home which is quite old. I came across different types of exterior door systems and I am confused about which one to choose. I would like to install barn doors as it is unique and g…

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DIY and How-To • Barn doors

October 31, 2017 Andreas92 0

Hey. I live in Toronto and I am planning to renovate the doors in my home which is quite old. I came across different types of exterior door systems and I am confused about which one to choose. I would like to install barn doors as it is unique and g…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: How Will You Cope In a Long Term SHTF

October 31, 2017 IceFire 0

Not only do I have enough clothing and shoes to last quite a while, but I know how to make clothing, and quilts, as well; and have plenty of fabric, thread, needles (as well as a treadle sewing machine.) As for shoes, I DO know how to make moccasins, …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: How Will You Cope In a Long Term SHTF

October 31, 2017 IceFire 0

Not only do I have enough clothing and shoes to last quite a while, but I know how to make clothing, and quilts, as well; and have plenty of fabric, thread, needles (as well as a treadle sewing machine.) As for shoes, I DO know how to make moccasins, …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: How Will You Cope In a Long Term SHTF

October 31, 2017 angie_nrs 0

It seems this thread is more about shoes and clothing. In those areas I’ll be fine since I hate to clothes shop!! K-mart went out of business a year or so ago in my area and I bought hubby 4 pairs of steel toes boots for about $15 each and I bought …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: How Will You Cope In a Long Term SHTF

October 31, 2017 angie_nrs 0

It seems this thread is more about shoes and clothing. In those areas I’ll be fine since I hate to clothes shop!! K-mart went out of business a year or so ago in my area and I bought hubby 4 pairs of steel toes boots for about $15 each and I bought …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: How Will You Cope In a Long Term SHTF

October 30, 2017 NJMike 0

I have plenty of clothes, including extra in my vehicle. I also store one size down, assuming I’d be dropping some weight in a SHTF situation. Leather repair? I’ve done some leather working in the past. I’ve got a large rolled up piece of 12oz leather…