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Emergency Communications • Sample Comms Manual

March 15, 2018 woodchipper518 0

I am looking for an example of a communication manual /guide. This would be used to coordinate communicating with a group of people in the field and provide some process/procedure to folks sitting in the ‘chair’…manning the base station. Looking f…

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HAM Radio Open Discussions • Re: baofang radio

March 15, 2018 woodchipper518 0

Not sure if this was mentioned in this thread somewhere but I had heard that the Baofeng 5uv-r radios were prone to bleed into other bands. Some of the older ones were pretty bad so I was told. So I went to a local club and had mine scoped. I was in…

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DIY and How-To • Cheese making after the collapse

February 27, 2018 woodchipper518 0

Looking into cheese making but I’m seeing products used today by hobbyists that weren’t around the old days…..rennet, annoroto, mesophillic or thermophillic cultures. So I’m looking for folks who know what to store for cheese making post SHTF. I ha…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Massive CME

February 25, 2018 woodchipper518 0

What I have read about CMEs they are not as like Kelly to thrust the world like nuclear high altitude EMPs so te destruction to cars and trucks is not assured. I’ve read that many cars will be runnable but may not have all their electronics functionin…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 27, 2018 woodchipper518 0

I have both ebooks and paper. Important survival books are paper. I periodically gather and print other electronic material and put in binders that are on my bug out list to grab. I’m always at risk of losing something in any scenario but it’s what I …

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Texas A.N.T.S. • Re: A.N.T.S. in DFW

January 9, 2018 woodchipper518 0

So what is the status of DFW ANTS? hasn’t been a posting in 3 yrs. I guess there was no traction and momentum but I know there are a bunch of Preppers in the metroplex. I sent some emails to folks to see if they were still preparing. Seems like Texan…

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Texas Meetups • 2 new meet ups in north Dallas

January 9, 2018 woodchipper518 0

This should have been posted here……There is a meetup group in Frisco, TX this weekend in McKinney. This is a brand new groups 2nd meeting. I have no been yet so I don’t know what level of preparedness they are athttps://www.meetup.com/Frisco-Prepp…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 3, 2018 woodchipper518 0

I just bought a couple of 55gal blue plastic barrels. How resilient are they to frozen temps and full of water? Should I be concerned about them splitting if full when the arctic temps hit. This question has nothing to do with the storm on the east…

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Re: Please Help by posting forum errors here.

January 2, 2018 woodchipper518 0

I have never had a reason to report anything. Site runs nicely for me.However, I sent to PMs this morning 1/2/18 and neither show up in my Sent nor Outbox folders. So I have not idea where or if they were sent.One was to you North Idaho Patriot – re…

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Re: Please Help by posting forum errors here.

January 2, 2018 woodchipper518 0

I have never had a reason to report anything. Site runs nicely for me.However, I sent to PMs this morning 1/2/18 and neither show up in my Sent nor Outbox folders. So I have not idea where or if they were sent.One was to you North Idaho Patriot – re…