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General Homesteading Topics • Re: Co-op Farming

January 13, 2018 oldasrocks 0

The main problem I see is if SHTF they would show up with their 42 friends.We’ve let a few people pick some of our extra veggies and berries. They do some much damage to the plants and land we had to quit being nice guys. Sure they appreciate planing…

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General Homesteading Topics • Re: Co-op Farming

January 13, 2018 oldasrocks 0

The main problem I see is if SHTF they would show up with their 42 friends.We’ve let a few people pick some of our extra veggies and berries. They do some much damage to the plants and land we had to quit being nice guys. Sure they appreciate planing…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 8, 2018 oldasrocks 0

NJMike wrote:@Woodchipper- Water increases approximately 9% in volume as it expands when frozen, so to play it safe you may want to remove 5 gallons from each full barrel, as a 50 gallon volume with a 10% increase in frozen expanded volume gets one to…

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National Disaster Alert • Re: UN in Chicago

December 22, 2017 oldasrocks 0

Maybe chicago needs more help raping and pillaging as they do around the world in other conflicts.The idea here is to improve the gene pool. Gotta start somewhere.Statistics: Posted by oldasrocks — Fri Dec 22, 2017 9:37 am

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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

December 4, 2017 oldasrocks 0

Years ago I experimented making alcohol with sugar beets. I could get close to a gallon of 180 proof with 10 lbs of sugar beets. I ran my old car with a 20% mixture in it. Ran fine, Started hard in the winter. I still have a small bottle of the alco…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Guns Verses Bows

November 23, 2017 oldasrocks 0

Is it possible to make arrows that will stand up to modern bows? Even my old compound takes 2217 arrows as cheaper ones shatter ( I learned the hard way)I figger if I shoot 50 rounds a day for 2 years I’ll be close to running out of ammo so better fi…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Another day, another apocalypse

November 19, 2017 oldasrocks 0

I’m disappointed. Here it is Sunday afternoon and the New Madrid still hasn’t started shakin. Guess I’ll have to rake up those pesky leaves after all. We should have been underwater by now.Statistics: Posted by oldasrocks — Sun Nov 19, 2017 3:11 pm

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Georgia A.N.T.S. • Re: SALT and SUGAR

November 17, 2017 oldasrocks 0

You don’t need refined sugar in your diet anyway. Think carbs instead.Lack of Iodized salt could result in goiter problems for some people. I think some foods could replace the iodine needed but I’m not educated on this so I need to research it mo…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Use It or Lose It

November 17, 2017 oldasrocks 0

Cadit, Come on over next weekend. We’re having a chicken plucking party. If you don’t have this skill we’ll be glad to help you learn it.Statistics: Posted by oldasrocks — Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:02 am

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Use It or Lose It

November 15, 2017 oldasrocks 0

I don’t agree with "Losing it". It’s like riding a bicycle. Course I soon may have Altimeters so things may change at my age.Statistics: Posted by oldasrocks — Wed Nov 15, 2017 6:39 pm

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General Family Preparedness • Re: Soap

October 29, 2017 oldasrocks 0

Concerning bleach. We have stockpiled several jars of Evolve beach tablets. Cheap and long lasting storage. We found them at Wallyworld. Added benefit is one little jar makes 32 gallons of bleach. Helps a lot with limited storage space.NEVER NEVER …

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General Preparedness Discussion • Re: Needful Things

October 29, 2017 oldasrocks 0

rickdun wrote:oldasrocks wrote:Condoms.ProzacOAR, you may want to dump the Prozac and get VIAGRA instead. Nope, condoms are for gun muzzle covers and Prozac for being able to live with my wife.I haven’t seen anything listed that I don’t have so far.S…

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Other weapons • Re: Vital Weapons?

October 29, 2017 oldasrocks 0

More important than weapons is training in all areas from nutrition, to medical, to eatable plants, AT 15 you should be able to absorb a lot of information. Don’t worry about being G I Joe until you can survive. I know it’s more fun to play with a …