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by FNQ'er-1
Wed Nov 07, 2012 5:30 pm
Forum: Food Storage
Topic: Can I ReUse These?
Replies: 14
Views: 2052

Re: Can I ReUse These?

I use a product called Sodium Metabisulphate ( used by home brewers Down Under as a sterilizer agent immediatly before use) and I would be wary of reusing the lids as a storage method for a seal - lids can react to bottled items leading to food poisoning, keep lids till jar is opened is what I do. T...
by FNQ'er-1
Wed Nov 07, 2012 5:19 pm
Forum: General Preparedness
Topic: The Beginner's Home Emergency Kit
Replies: 17
Views: 1880

Re: The Beginner's Home Emergency Kit

Evaluate the crisis/threat. Is it short or long term? Water is the main needs - amount depends on location - I am in the tropics so in 'peak' summer storm season min 10 ltrs per person per day - thats for drinking purposes only, would also include an electrolite substitute to replace body salts (wat...
by FNQ'er-1
Wed Nov 07, 2012 4:50 pm
Forum: General Preparedness
Topic: Prepping with Disability
Replies: 5
Views: 836

Re: Prepping with Disability

Including myself in the 'Disabled' category I know the key needs for us is Medication (Meds) - in the short term - all's OK, But the long term does not leave much of an option.
What planes have you made for long term sustainabliity as that will be my main issue?
by FNQ'er-1
Wed Nov 07, 2012 6:30 am
Forum: Australian Preppers Network
Topic: Introducing....
Replies: 7
Views: 4108

Re: Introducing....

Mate :!: Theres a thread on that on another section here - you shot me down in mid-flight with your 'Hi'. :(


here's the thread topic - Re: Why So Many Zero's??

:)
by FNQ'er-1
Wed Nov 07, 2012 6:26 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: US Election Results
Replies: 5
Views: 663

Re: US Election Results

I think this is a case of 'Better the devil you know' situation - the carrier battle groups build up down my way may of taken a different role had the vote gone the other way - no proof - just observations.
by FNQ'er-1
Wed Nov 07, 2012 5:21 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: US Election Results
Replies: 5
Views: 663

Re: US Election Results

CNN projection 11:18pm (US time) current president re-elected.

Just on CNN in Australia.
by FNQ'er-1
Wed Nov 07, 2012 4:10 am
Forum: General Canadian Discussions
Topic: Why So Many Zero's??
Replies: 91
Views: 7502

Re: Why So Many Zero's??

OK I'm a newbie here - signed on date was - Fri Aug 17, 2012 4:18 pm My current post count is 378 Most of which I feel has valuable content - there are a few were some friendly banter has occured. But - what I am trying to say is if 'newbies' are hesitant on posting on here becase they feel they are...
by FNQ'er-1
Wed Nov 07, 2012 12:33 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Doomsday Preppers.
Replies: 41
Views: 4626

Re: Doomsday Preppers.

As an example of how dangerous a 'stringed weapon' can be - one I have used was 150lbs draw - a small light target arrow completly shattered the side saftey glass in a car door and shattered the other sides into it's designed laminated form when broken. Indeed - they should be treated with respect a...
by FNQ'er-1
Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:40 pm
Forum: Australian Preppers Network
Topic: Latest Hazard in/to Australia.
Replies: 11
Views: 5456

Re: Latest Hazard in/to Australia.

Not exactly in Australia - But.......Not that far away. Volcano Activity in Indonesia on Tuesday, 06 November, 2012 at 19:09 (07:09 PM) UTC. Base data EDIS Number: VA-20121106-37119-IDN Event type: Volcano Activity Date/Time: Tuesday, 06 November, 2012 at 19:09 (07:09 PM) UTC Last update: --- Cause ...
by FNQ'er-1
Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: Australian Preppers Network
Topic: Latest Recorded Earthquake in Australia.
Replies: 40
Views: 13420

Re: Latest Recorded Earthquake in Australia.

Note: Monitoring site was down for maintanence 6th & 7th Nov.

Offshore Bathurst Island, NT.
Magnitude: 4.5 (Mb)
Depth: 39 km
Tsunamigenic: Not available
Date and Time
UTC: 05 November 2012 @ 19:31:49
Sydney Time: 06 November 2012 @ 06:31:49 (AEDT)
Location
Coordinates: -11.546, 129.045

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