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A.N.T.S. • Easter Egg Hunt

March 26, 2018 Cadit 0

I had the privilege of working an event where kids hunted Easter Eggs. First; what does eggs have to do with Easter? And there was an Easter bunny there too, and I can’t for the life of me figure out what a rabbit has to do with Easter, where we celeb…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Can hackers bring down a city?

March 26, 2018 Cadit 0

I like what I have seen, and a lot of truth in the venues of todays electronics. I say let it come and like many here have said or implied. let them hit the wall. It will reduce those libs, put those in charge on notice and clear a lot of issues that …

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A.N.T.S. • Friends or Partners

March 21, 2018 Cadit 0

Greetings All:In a conversation I had with an acquaintance, we talked about friends verses Partners. Who is more trust worthy and why? Which do you trust to have your back in a pinch. I’m talking about foxhole families. What’s your take & why?Stat…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: OK: You’re a Survivalist/Prepper

March 10, 2018 Cadit 0

Hi Guys: Like in what John said, I too am a woods type guy, I still camp but now I use a tent and cook stove mainly. Days of ruff camping have gone by the way side. Not old mind you, but 68, I don’t do ground sleeping thing unless I have too. After I …

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A.N.T.S. • OK: You’re a Survivalist/Prepper

March 7, 2018 Cadit 0

We know that most here are survivalist or preppers, some both. But lets get real; there are times that you can’t carry all your gear and weapons. Say you’re a hundred miles from home and the curtain drops. You left that morning and expected to be back…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Visiting Relatives

March 7, 2018 Cadit 0

I understand with family and friends, my kid are spread out all over, and hope they can get here, but being in TX, CA, and VA. I don’t really think they would try that. As for my community, there are three of us that are preppers out of 320 residents….

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Goning Home

March 7, 2018 Cadit 0

Yep: that Morgan sure don’t mix no words. Like you: it’s the getting home part that’s a must, all else, water under the bridge.Statistics: Posted by Cadit — Wed Mar 07, 2018 12:11 am

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Visiting Relatives

March 7, 2018 Cadit 0

There a truth in both post, I too have relatives that are not a good fit. And I tool would help neighbors and friends. I help those who help themselves. I know who they are and it would be a good work relationship. I don’t give free rides now, and sur…

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A.N.T.S. • Goning Home

March 6, 2018 Cadit 0

Not like the book by A. American; Going Home, but in that type of scenario, what will you do and far would you go to get home? And what would you willing do to achieve your goal? Would you do as those on The Walking Dead. What would be your Do’s and D…

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A.N.T.S. • Visiting Relatives

March 6, 2018 Cadit 0

Alone the same note as FounderAnt, you have relatives visiting from the west cost when the balloon go up. now it’s a special event and all the kids and wives and kids are in town and everything goes dark. Say your son’s knows that you are a prepper bu…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Traveling Preppers

March 6, 2018 Cadit 0

Well: thinking again about all that may impede your track home. I would and do consider the terrain between home and my destination, and what climate I may encounter on my trek home. If it is a great distance I must or we, “my wife and my self”. As st…

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A.N.T.S. • Massive CME

February 23, 2018 Cadit 0

What would you expect in the event of a massive CME event, that would most likely plunge the world into total darkness? With no nation having any type of superiority over another. What do you think would happen here, you know this happened back in 185…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Traveling Preppers

February 23, 2018 Cadit 0

If I travel more than a hundred miles, I carry extra food and ammo. Always my pistol and long gun. with gear; I figure 2 to 2.5 miles an hour, that wound put me home in home in 4 to five days. Being I’m older, maybe 5 to 6 days. This is thinking that …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Prepper Camp 2018

January 29, 2018 Cadit 0

Here are a few Prepper events in the central states.Springfield, MO – Survival Expo & Gun Show Ozark Empire Fairgrounds – All day – 16.50Sept. 29th: Kansas City, MO – Survival Expo & Gun Show KCI Expo Center-All day – 16.50June 23rd: Spring…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Prepper Camp 2018

January 29, 2018 Cadit 0

Sorry for the lag in response, I haven’t heard of anything, doesn’t mean there isn’t. I do some checking around and seem what pops up.Statistics: Posted by Cadit — Mon Jan 29, 2018 10:48 am

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 24, 2018 Cadit 0

Well Dirk; you got me beat all to hell. I love me a good novel and I’ve always been a book nut. But after five (5) marriages and eight different homes, It’s been hard to keep track of my books. I too have Nook and Kindle and have quite a few books on …

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A.N.T.S. • Driverless Auto’s

January 23, 2018 Cadit 0

Greetings To All My Prepper Brothers:I saw and read an article the other day, where GM is coming our next year with a car that has no steering wheel or pedals (gas or brake) in it. I’ve see advertisements of 18 wheelers that drive themselves also. Wha…

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A.N.T.S. • Driverless Auto’s

January 23, 2018 Cadit 0

Greetings To All My Prepper Brothers:I saw and read an article the other day, where GM is coming our next year with a car that has no steering wheel or pedals (gas or brake) in it. I’ve see advertisements of 18 wheelers that drive themselves also. Wha…

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A.N.T.S. • E-Books

January 23, 2018 Cadit 0

Greetings All:I keep seeing all these advertisements about e-books, what good will e-books do anyone after an EMP? I’m thinking most laptops and note pads and such will be pieces of junk. Now unless you have squirrelled away one in your faraday cage f…

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A.N.T.S. • Zello Night

January 4, 2018 Cadit 0

Greetings All:We had a good time last night on Zello. Founderant’s topic last night was:"How Do You Heat Your Home in Winter If the Power is Out." It was a good topic and a lot of area was covered; from wood stoves to Clay Pot heaters. It se…

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A.N.T.S. • Zello Night

January 4, 2018 Cadit 0

Greetings All:We had a good time last night on Zello. Founderant’s topic last night was:"How Do You Heat Your Home in Winter If the Power is Out." It was a good topic and a lot of area was covered; from wood stoves to Clay Pot heaters. It se…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: More About Amateur Radio and Licensing

January 4, 2018 Cadit 0

NJ Mike: you are so correct on that point. But I have spoke with and researched Ham info and stories mainly for our club, and have found no issues of a Ham being targeted by anyone private or governmental in any way. Most things I have read and found…

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A.N.T.S. • More About Amateur Radio and Licensing

January 3, 2018 Cadit 0

Hi All: hope all had a good Christmas and Happy New Year. I keep getting questions about: If I get a Ham licenses, want the government know who and where I am. The answer is yes, but who really cares. They don’t.Stop and think; We pay our bills, …

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A.N.T.S. • More About Amateur Radio and Licensing

January 3, 2018 Cadit 0

Hi All: hope all had a good Christmas and Happy New Year. I keep getting questions about: If I get a Ham licenses, want the government know who and where I am. The answer is yes, but who really cares. They don’t.Stop and think; We pay our bills, …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Prepping With-out Comms

January 3, 2018 Cadit 0

Well; not so much money but there are some preps involved. But face it; Comms is like trying to have safe sex with out the condom. You live with fear. I want to know if there’s something headed my way so I can prepare to either stay or bug out. What g…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Prepping With-out Comms

January 3, 2018 Cadit 0

Well; not so much money but there are some preps involved. But face it; Comms is like trying to have safe sex with out the condom. You live with fear. I want to know if there’s something headed my way so I can prepare to either stay or bug out. What g…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Prepper Camp 2018

January 3, 2018 Cadit 0

Great to see interest in Prepper Camp. This year I think will be even better, but as John pointed out, you can go to Prepper Camp site at: http://www.preppercamp.com and check it out yourself and get tickets. I’m going again this year, I’ve already bo…

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A.N.T.S. • Prepper Camp 2018

December 28, 2017 Cadit 0

Hi All: just got word that Prepper Camp will be September the 28th to the 30th. at Orchard lake Campgrounds. Hope to see you there, put some faces to some names and chat and just have a good old time.Statistics: Posted by Cadit — Thu Dec 28, 2017 4:11…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Prepping With-out Comms

December 26, 2017 Cadit 0

Well as most know; groups like AmRRON want be broadcasting all the time. If power is out, it will be scheduled broadcast at set times to conserve batter power. Most have adopted this same type of scheduling. But if you have more than enough power, by …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Prepping With-out Comms

December 25, 2017 Cadit 0

Hi Woodchipper: sounds to me you guys are on top of things, Many do not fully understand the dire need for such communications. Glad to hear that all of you got your Tech licenses; welcome aboard. I suggest to all Hams and newbies: learn all you can a…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: ANTS Net on Friday’s

December 22, 2017 Cadit 0

Thanks FounderAnt for the question, a good one. I’m not aware of any link between Echolink and Ham Radios except through repeaters. I’ll see if I can find us one of the Echolink capable repeaters for our group use.Statistics: Posted by Cadit — Fri Dec…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Being A Good Neighbor in a SHTF Event

December 22, 2017 Cadit 0

Hi Guys: Thanks for all the post, I see a lot that are not really on subject, but good information. The subject was of a community thing and neighbors that you have found to be helpful in events other than a big dump in the swamp pond. I myself would …

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A.N.T.S. • Being A Good Neighbor in a SHTF Event

December 18, 2017 Cadit 0

Greetings All: My group I’m in had a discussion on communities and neighbors and what would constitute a good neighbor? There was a lot of comments on the up-side and down-side to putting yourself out there, and they were good ones. One topic that str…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Your Two Most Important Skills or Abilities

December 18, 2017 Cadit 0

These are some very good notations that need to be look at by all. The meltdown thing for real. I was Army Airborne and had a bad jump, thought it was going to put me out and take away my jump status. But the Military Doc’s are amazing and I was able …

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A.N.T.S. • Your Two Most Important Skills or Abilities

December 14, 2017 Cadit 0

Greetings All:I have read and talked among our prepper group that the two most important things to have or the ability. We always come up with a number of different views in this matter. I myself think: First and foremost is to be in the best physical…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: One Second After

December 14, 2017 Cadit 0

Thanks for all the reply’s; they’re great. Didn’t know about the Sawyer Mini, but will look into that now. As for Bill, I know him also, we use to belong to the same treasure hunting club back in the day (1990’s). He has always been a professor as l…

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A.N.T.S. • One Second After

December 13, 2017 Cadit 0

Hi Guys & Gals: In the book by William Forstchen, One Second After; if this happened today and you were away from home, what two items would you want to have with you? Plus: like in the book by A. American, Going Home. What would be your gear and …

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A.N.T.S. • ANTS Net on Friday’s

December 11, 2017 Cadit 0

Hi All:Henry (Cadit) – K4HCH here; I have an ANTS net on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month at 7pm on freq. 146.420 simplex. If any of you are Hams and are free on Fridays at 7, please join me in open topics and training. If you know of someone (Ha…

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A.N.T.S. • ANTS Net on Friday’s

December 11, 2017 Cadit 0

Hi All:Henry (Cadit) – K4HCH here; I have an ANTS net on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month at 7pm on freq. 146.420 simplex. If any of you are Hams and are free on Fridays at 7, please join me in open topics and training. If you know of someone (Ha…

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A.N.T.S. • Prepping With-out Comms

December 11, 2017 Cadit 0

Greetings All: Hope all are well and in good spirits full of holiday cheer, or at least have had some of the old time spirits to lift the spirit. Another comment on comms as an essential tool in one prepper bag. Prepping with no comms is like a blind …

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A.N.T.S. • Prepping With-out Comms

December 11, 2017 Cadit 0

Greetings All: Hope all are well and in good spirits full of holiday cheer, or at least have had some of the old time spirits to lift the spirit. Another comment on comms as an essential tool in one prepper bag. Prepping with no comms is like a blind …