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by prom
Tue Sep 04, 2012 6:04 am
Forum: Alberta
Topic: EMP, what if you knew
Replies: 30
Views: 2445

Re: EMP, what if you knew

I would contact the rest of the group to confirm the meeting point, pack everything up (including putting electronics into improvised Faraday cages - aluminum foil and an oven) and get out of the city if it's early enough and the roads are not blocked already with other people trying to get out. I w...
by prom
Mon Sep 03, 2012 6:45 am
Forum: Alberta
Topic: Muzzle loader Question
Replies: 7
Views: 682

Re: Muzzle loader Question

you can still download the books
by prom
Sun Aug 26, 2012 7:16 am
Forum: Alberta
Topic: First day at the range
Replies: 72
Views: 4878

Re: First day at the range

Buggie, A long time ago a company called PMC use to manufacture a 123 grain soft point round in 7.62x39. It was like most other hunting ammo about $12-$15 for 20 cartridges. Now a similar box of ammo is around $22. Check with Wholesale Sports or any number of small town gunshops, if they don't have...
by prom
Sun Aug 26, 2012 12:41 am
Forum: Communication & Tech
Topic: Not Just for Listening
Replies: 11
Views: 2047

Re: Not Just for Listening

googled the comm issue for a bit and I came to the conclusion that I need to get a ham therefore I need to take the certification/course. I checked a few calgary clubs and it seems like the only one offering courses/exams is Calgary Amateur Radio Association: http://cara.memberlodge.com/Default.aspx...
by prom
Sun Aug 26, 2012 12:19 am
Forum: Alberta
Topic: 100% Self Sufficient
Replies: 16
Views: 941

Re: 100% Self Sufficient

you may want to check into this: http://opensourceecology.org/ <<<The Global Village Construction Set (GVCS) is a modular, DIY, low-cost, high-performance platform that allows for the easy fabrication of the 50 different Industrial Machines that it takes to build a small, sustainable civilization wi...
by prom
Fri Aug 24, 2012 6:31 pm
Forum: Alberta
Topic: On Sale This Week
Replies: 171
Views: 28858

Re: On Sale This Week

SMITH & WESSON HUNTING KIT - at Wholesalesports FEATURES 3 piece 440C stainless hunting set Over-sized rubber coated handles are easy to hold on to even when wet Includes a large 5.7" cleaver, a 4.4" field dressing knife with a gut hook, and a 3.2" caping knife Nylon sheath holds ...
by prom
Fri Aug 24, 2012 7:05 am
Forum: Alberta
Topic: The Reality of Surviving
Replies: 93
Views: 4104

Re: The Reality of Surviving

Could someone please explain to me what kind of SHTF scenario would see this happen? Aside from the nuclear pollution and nuclear winter a supervolcano eruption and a big rock hitting earth could be plausible extensions level events. Look here for more: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extinction_event...
by prom
Sun Aug 19, 2012 3:26 am
Forum: Alberta
Topic: The Reality of Surviving
Replies: 93
Views: 4104

Re: The Reality of Surviving

back home in Romania feral dogs are a common sight in each city .People got used to them even though ERs see lots of cases of dog bites every month and occasionally some unlucky guys are getting their femoral punctured and die. Back in the 80s when Ceausescu came back from N Korea where he exchanged...
by prom
Sat Aug 18, 2012 5:06 am
Forum: Alberta
Topic: Gold @ $2500
Replies: 20
Views: 4280

Re: Gold @ $2500

glad to see this is not just a prepers forum but that there are also traders around here too. I got into trading in early 2009. Did some research and among other things I read about Elliot Waves. I liked the idea a lot so I signed up with elliott waves international for their free membership. right ...
by prom
Sat Aug 18, 2012 4:21 am
Forum: Alberta
Topic: Calgary Preppers
Replies: 124
Views: 9696

Re: Calgary Preppers

so glad I have found you. I'm a junior (mostly due to budget constraints) prepper from NE Calgary. Looking forward to meeting new people, making new friends, exchanging info and so on. See you in cochrane next week.

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