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A.N.T.S. • Re: Would you be a homestead outlaw?

January 31, 2018 Cin 0

My Dad did the homework for us, found a place to retire that has few to zero zoning laws. In fact, the only "law" is that when doing a septic, the installer has to run a perk test, and then send it in to the county to approve. I got my appr…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Would you be a homestead outlaw?

January 31, 2018 IceFire 0

Ah, thanks for giving the gist of the video. Now, in the local town, they actively encourage rainwater harvesting (they actually five "rebates" to help defray the cost of buying the storage barrels). No problem with doing the gardens (except…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Would you be a homestead outlaw?

January 30, 2018 Blondie 0

IceFire wrote:Couldn’t see the video…they crash my browser (I’m on a "dinosaur" computer)….what was the gist of it?The gist of the video is that you may be considered an "outlaw" if you attempt certain aspects of homesteading w…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 30, 2018 Norman11 0

To all of you saving books on Kindles They have batteries that can die and are NOT replaced easily. No Battery no booksnorman11Statistics: Posted by Norman11 — Tue Jan 30, 2018 12:23 pm

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A.N.T.S. • Re: My Home, My Property

January 30, 2018 kappydell 0

When we moved to our new state (GA) our friend here (retired LEO) said the most effective sign we could post was to paint perimeter property trees with purple spray paint. ???It seems that the local moonshiners mark their stlll areas that way, and al…

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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 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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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 27, 2018 NJMike 0

Thank you Sageprice. I took a look at one of the procedures and might give it a go. Nothing of importance on the Kindle I don’t have in print, so if I screw it up, it’s not a big deal.Statistics: Posted by NJMike — Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:02 pm

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 sageprice 0

Just a quick note Google "hack a Kindle" You can back up your books to a thumb drive and keep a spare reader in a tin with in a tin swap and charge alternately. Safe and dependable.Statistics: Posted by sageprice — Thu Jan 25, 2018 3:54 pm

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 sageprice 0

Just a quick note Google "hack a Kindle" You can back up your books to a thumb drive and keep a spare reader in a tin with in a tin swap and charge alternately. Safe and dependable.Statistics: Posted by sageprice — Thu Jan 25, 2018 3:54 pm

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 NJMike 0

I generally prefer physical books over E-media. I do have an underused Kindle and outside of that a lot of PDF files on USB thumbs and multiple computers.I also have some stuff on DVD, however many new laptops don’t come with the drive as standard, re…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 daaswampman 0

Another information junkie and a rare book collector. Must have information is on thumb drives and some printed. Cheap to back up and can be used with many devices. While I dearly love books, I can’t have tens of thousands with me on my key chain….

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 daaswampman 0

Another information junkie and a rare book collector. Must have information is on thumb drives and some printed. Cheap to back up and can be used with many devices. While I dearly love books, I can’t have tens of thousands with me on my key chain….

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 Matte 0

My company gives us the option of purchasing our current laptop when they issue new ones, so I’ve bought a couple. I prefer a desktop PC for personal use so the laptops are in faraday cages since they’re just backups and would largely sit unused anyw…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 Matte 0

My company gives us the option of purchasing our current laptop when they issue new ones, so I’ve bought a couple. I prefer a desktop PC for personal use so the laptops are in faraday cages since they’re just backups and would largely sit unused anyw…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 John Galt 1 0

I just prefer a paper book. A thought, If you ruin a paper book you’ve lost that one book. But if you damage the E-Book reader you’ve lost all of your books.and…. if you want to loan a paper book out you can.Statistics: Posted by John Ga…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 IceFire 0

Cadit wrote:A lot of people don’t know this, but corn cobs were also used back then for that as well. But there is a process you must do to be able to use them. Or I guess, one could man up and do the ruff & ready style.LOLAnd THAT, people, is wh…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 25, 2018 Stahlrosen 0

We have both. I think in some cases the ebooks are nice because I can print a few pages of relevant things I need from a book, and not have the whole book taking up space.Statistics: Posted by Stahlrosen — Wed Jan 24, 2018 7:11 pm

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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. • Re: E-Books

January 24, 2018 Dirk Williams 0

We watch very little tv, were readers. My kindles are handy. For the above stated reasons. However I love the smell of a leather bound book, and the feel of a good quality paper, in those books. We have all the classics in leather bound book,colle…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 24, 2018 Dirk Williams 0

We watch very little tv, were readers. My kindles are handy. For the above stated reasons. However I love the smell of a leather bound book, and the feel of a good quality paper, in those books. We have all the classics in leather bound book,colle…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Driverless Auto’s

January 24, 2018 Dirk Williams 0

I just don’t see a driverless vehicle in the Williams family’s future. I find myself going backward regarding vehicle manufacturing dates. Currently building an old 1961 ford unibody pickup truck as my, in town ride. This ol boy gets it on. Stoppi…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 24, 2018 IceFire 0

I have an e-reader–actually, I have TWO, and I NEVER use them! In fact, I don’t even know where one of them is (probably in a box somewhere, from the move over 2 years ago.) I TRIED using them, even put a couple of books on them, but I find that I MU…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 24, 2018 bacpacker1513 0

We have quite a decent library of hardback and even more paperbacks. But we are also developing quite an accumulation of books on our Kindles as well. I think the mix is a good one. Some books I have in both locations. My need now is a solar panel to …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Driverless Auto’s

January 24, 2018 anita 0

Have you seen the video of the Tesla on auto pilot crash into the barrier?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-2ml6sjk_8cand a fatal crash into a truck. http://abc7news.com/automotive/tesla-se … h/1410042/Of course, it takes time for things to get perfe…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: E-Books

January 24, 2018 Cin 0

We have a big paperback/hardback printed book library – prepper stuff, gardening, cookbooks, educational stuff, woodworking, metalworking, how-tos, medical/dental, herbal/food remedies, documentary, biographical, history, geography, and entertainment …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Driverless Auto’s

January 23, 2018 NJMike 0

We provided bad guys easy access to airplanes on 9/11 to use as guided missiles.I’m not a fan of an automated driving system that will be hacked, have the GPS messed with, or that can be shut down at the wrong place and time.Imagine a terrorist using …