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Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 04-19-2018, 11:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,242
Posted By DavidOH
Hi Leera

I stop in once in a while.
Forum: Prayer Requests 10-06-2017, 10:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,086
Posted By DavidOH
We all have the ups and downs in life. Sometimes...

We all have the ups and downs in life. Sometimes the downs last for a while, and several in a row. BTDT. I'm going through a similar thing now.

Prayers for you and may a light of hope come you...
Forum: Conversations 08-22-2017, 11:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,530
Posted By DavidOH
Mostly

It was a partial here. About 90% from what I saw. You could just tell the sky was dimmer, but with clouds rolling over that obscured it somewhat.

Funny thing, I have 3 welding helmets. The...
Forum: Conversations 08-13-2017, 02:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,666
Posted By DavidOH
Welcome Ron

The DIY board is called "Hands-On". You'll find the other categories listed there.

I had to search and see who makes the fuel tanks for Honda. I knew they had to have one around here somewhere. ...
Forum: Homesteading 06-13-2017, 09:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 16,414
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up Congrats

Looks like a beautiful place. Enjoy the fruits of your labor.
Forum: Forum News & Announcements 03-21-2017, 12:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 34,338
Posted By DavidOH
Anne an I communicate every day on facebook. We...

Anne an I communicate every day on facebook. We are in a couple of groups that she started. Other friends are there.
One of those groups is :
https://www.facebook.com/groups/739702022852279/
...
Forum: Conversations 01-22-2017, 10:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,823
Posted By DavidOH
THANK YOU Ollie for so many years of service to...

THANK YOU Ollie for so many years of service to us.

Thank you Dave for keeping the board up for us to use.
Forum: Conversations 01-22-2017, 09:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 11,828
Posted By DavidOH
Even if you never set foot in the state check out...

Even if you never set foot in the state check out "The Free State Project" it has a wealth of information on each state. Climate, laws, taxes, economy, and much else.
Forum: Conversations 01-19-2017, 12:14 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 34,301
Posted By DavidOH
I was wondering who dug up this old post. " Bump...

I was wondering who dug up this old post. " Bump because this is important! "
Yes, it's worth going over again.

Many are clueless , careless, or won't do anything to ensure their own future....
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 01-04-2017, 01:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,319
Posted By DavidOH
Welcome back. Some of the same people are here...

Welcome back. Some of the same people are here and some new ones.

Care to share ? Start your own thread and tell us what you've been up to.
Forum: Conversations 12-22-2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,396
Posted By DavidOH
Smile Merry Christmas to all !

:jester: It's been a crazy ride this year but the future looks bright.
I wish you all the best for 2017. Merry Christmas to all !
Forum: Conversations 12-20-2016, 10:49 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 18,199
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up Merry Christmas all !

Nice Terri , one of my favorites is Bok Choi.

The snow hit a few days ago and melted off, but the cold has stayed.
Most winters here is freeze/thaw every few days. We have been fortunate to have...
Forum: Links 10-06-2016, 01:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,790
Posted By DavidOH
Thinks for that post and link doc. I have...

Thinks for that post and link doc.

I have listened to that program years ago when I worked in the data center on second shift. Long nights in the warehouse by myself doing data entry. I listened...
Forum: Food 10-04-2016, 01:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 11,161
Posted By DavidOH
Yes

Summer in college the cafeteria was closed, so I had to fend for myself.
A camp stove and packaged meals were common then. No leftovers.

Same thing when I lived in a house trailer for a while....
Forum: Conversations 09-25-2016, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,668
Posted By DavidOH
Thanks for sharing that one Bill. Same thing I...

Thanks for sharing that one Bill.
Same thing I am doing with my tiny fridge to lower the start up surge.
http://i61.tinypic.com/2a5j91f.jpg

Someone from down under did this. I'll post when I...
Forum: Conversations 09-19-2016, 11:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,794
Posted By DavidOH
Good to hear that SunMar worked for you. Some...

Good to hear that SunMar worked for you.
Some people swear by them, others swear at them. :sarcastic:
Forum: Conversations 09-19-2016, 11:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,668
Posted By DavidOH
Agreed there Ron. 2 panels and inverter WITH...

Agreed there Ron.

2 panels and inverter WITH the ref. is much less than a propane fridge.
That's the route I am going.
The propane would be for folks not using electricity.
Solar does not work...
Forum: Forum Help 09-19-2016, 10:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,297
Posted By DavidOH
I would assume so you can start your own thread....

I would assume so you can start your own thread. ( Like you just did ):confused:
Forum: Conversations 09-09-2016, 01:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,146
Posted By DavidOH
No link ?

Maybe not enough exposure ? I cannot recall ever hearing of it. :sad:

http://www.earthineer.com/home
Forum: Hydro/Wind/Wood/Geothermal 09-05-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 20,536
Posted By DavidOH
This New Zealand girl invented something...

This New Zealand girl invented something different :
https://www.amazon.com/Kindling-Cracker-Firewood-Splitter/dp/B00ZFS960C/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1473096557&sr=8-2&keywords=wood+splitter
...
Forum: Water 09-03-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,525
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up I still have this

Years ago I posted this here :
http://i48.tinypic.com/jfwy82.jpg

They don't make them anymore, not that I can find.
http://i50.tinypic.com/2r5xj6v.jpg

It's dark color will absorb the sun's...
Forum: Homesteading 08-27-2016, 12:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 11,757
Posted By DavidOH
Patience is a virtue

Be patient. Not everyone reads the forum every day. Give it a couple weeks at least for others to see it.

Sounds like a good deal.
There are some who visit here in Tenn. Give them a change to...
Forum: Conversations 08-25-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,326
Posted By DavidOH
Not many horse flies this year. It's been...

Not many horse flies this year. It's been relatively dry and bug free here. Not many mosquitoes till just lately because of the increase of rain.

Those horse flys do bite though. Worse than any...
Forum: Plants 08-10-2016, 10:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,007
Posted By DavidOH
That didn't work. Try posting your photos...

That didn't work. Try posting your photos again....or a link to them.

For help look here :
http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.php?t=23977
Forum: For Sale / Trade / Wanted 08-05-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,963
Posted By DavidOH
Nice...... Junction box for amp. Sometimes the...

Nice...... Junction box for amp. Sometimes the most expensive part for an electronics build is the container to put it in.

A like the Lepai . I bought the one with the built in MP3 player. A...
Forum: Self-reliance 07-30-2016, 05:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 6,786
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up BHM List of 2016 Self Reliance Expos

Upcoming Self-Reliance Fairs

In the coming months, BHM will be at the following shows. If you are in the area, please stop by our booth to say hello.

Utah Prepare Conference & Expo, August 27...
Forum: Financial 07-07-2016, 08:55 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 122,222
Posted By DavidOH
Price dropped a bit more here. I just filled up...

Price dropped a bit more here. I just filled up at $1.88
Several stations priced the same.
Forum: Homesteading 07-05-2016, 10:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,622
Posted By DavidOH
Good to hear you are still with us. My...

Good to hear you are still with us. My appliances are natural gas and I have the CO detector nearby them. Bosch makes quality products, so I hate to hear that was sooty. They make battery powered...
Forum: Water 07-04-2016, 06:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,139
Posted By DavidOH
Manganese Dioxide Manganese dioxide is a...

Manganese Dioxide
Manganese dioxide is a compound that occurs naturally as the mineral pyrolusite and it is used in water filtration systems to remove hydrogen sulfide by oxidizing and converting...
Forum: Water 07-04-2016, 11:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,139
Posted By DavidOH
Some of us work weekends and can't get on every...

Some of us work weekends and can't get on every day.

Coaltrain is right , the best place to start is knowing what is in your water.

Targeting the known substances is more efficient than buying...
Forum: Water 06-26-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,059
Posted By DavidOH
When I lived in an apartment I had access to the...

When I lived in an apartment I had access to the craw space. I stored water in jugs there. It was never cold enough to freeze, and yet always cooler than the house.
Forum: Building/Tools 06-13-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,063
Posted By DavidOH
Wow ! An awesome build. NO hammering in that...

Wow ! An awesome build. NO hammering in that video. No nails !
What a piece of work. Extremely few are built like that anywhere.

Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 05-30-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 41,729
Posted By DavidOH
I totally answered the question. ANSWER :...

I totally answered the question. ANSWER : IRRELEVANT
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 05-23-2016, 10:25 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 41,729
Posted By DavidOH
Irrelevant. I have my own camera. People can...

Irrelevant. I have my own camera. People can choose what camera to use. Many will pick the better camera for their use regardless of what the drone seller has.

Not everyone is spying on...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 05-20-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 41,729
Posted By DavidOH
You FALSELY assume that every drone has a camera...

You FALSELY assume that every drone has a camera on it.

Yet no one shoots down aircraft flying at the same height over the same property.
Forum: Conversations 05-20-2016, 02:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,236
Posted By DavidOH
I met Dave back in '89 at a Salt Lake City...

I met Dave back in '89 at a Salt Lake City Preparedness Expo. I picked up his magazine and another. I could only afford one so I subscribed to the better of the two.

I am a Lifetime subscriber...
Forum: Homesteading 05-16-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 15,799
Posted By DavidOH
I posted this before about how someone got around...

I posted this before about how someone got around the restrictions ( this is in Hawaii ) and built his tiny house anyway. : ...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 05-14-2016, 11:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,197
Posted By DavidOH
Hello......

Welcome from Central Ohio.

6 acres is 5 more than what I have. :D
Forum: Health 05-14-2016, 10:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,419
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up Wish I was there. :D

I loved visiting the expos. I met Dave at one back in 1989 ( St.Lake City) where I first picked up THIS magazine. Met him again ( and Anna ) in Indianapolis.

Amy sent me a FREE copy of their...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 05-14-2016, 04:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,105
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up Hi and welcome back. I and many others are still...

Hi and welcome back. I and many others are still here.
Forum: Communications/Computers/Software 05-09-2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,112
Posted By DavidOH
Your Sony won't tune those frequencies. Most...

Your Sony won't tune those frequencies. Most Police & Fire departments use the VHF or UHF band. Those are much higher than AM and SW. Most of them have gone digital also.

You'll need something...
Forum: Homesteading 05-07-2016, 11:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 10,304
Posted By DavidOH
Others have planed to survive such...

Others have planed to survive such devastation...... and have !

http://abcnews.go.com/US/mans-concrete-home-survives-raging-wildfire-washington/story?id=33286398
...
Forum: Homesteading 05-05-2016, 11:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 15,799
Posted By DavidOH
I looked at a LOT of "travel trailers" and what I...

I looked at a LOT of "travel trailers" and what I saw is ALL of them are of poor construction. Even the really expensive ones I saw things that would never be allowed by building codes in a house....
Forum: Homesteading 04-26-2016, 12:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 15,799
Posted By DavidOH
I'm glad you are open to the idea. Several...

I'm glad you are open to the idea.

Several reacted negatively when I posted on this, which made no sense.
Tiny Log Cabin = Good - Tiny house = Bad. :confused: Huh? Same square footage. ...
Forum: Wild/Feral/Nuisance/Control 04-20-2016, 12:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,272
Posted By DavidOH
I have read about them and everything I have read...

I have read about them and everything I have read says that they do not work. None of them ever work.

Consumer Reports, Science magazines....
The only ones I see saying that they work are those...
Forum: Self-reliance 03-28-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 18,122
Posted By DavidOH
Ditto on that Cil. George needs to buy...

Ditto on that Cil.
George needs to buy quality items. Not just cookware although that is important, but everything. He may not get to buy another. Supply of many things could dry up if the economy...
Forum: Conversations 03-25-2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,248
Posted By DavidOH
She is around, but does not visit here very...

She is around, but does not visit here very often.
I see her posts on facebook every day.
Forum: Self-reliance 03-16-2016, 02:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 18,122
Posted By DavidOH
Ditto Ciderman. Hilary is against...

Ditto Ciderman.

Hilary is against individual freedom. George should have guns and ammo....more.
Yes, George should pay off any loans, bills, and any form of debt.
Hilary likes higher taxes....
Forum: Plants 03-16-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 5,039
Posted By DavidOH
Seeds of Change Grants

Seeds of Change is giving away seed to many organizations.
If you are in one or know of any that could use seeds, better hurry growing season is upon US.

*Eligible organizations must meet all of...
Forum: Plants 03-08-2016, 07:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,637
Posted By DavidOH
I have not done straw bale gardening. At $3 a...

I have not done straw bale gardening. At $3 a bale , I was not going to try that.

However when I saw FREE straw advertised I hauled 16 soaking wet and rotting bales home. It took two trips in...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 03-06-2016, 12:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,821
Posted By DavidOH
Well said Bear. If the automobile runs...

Well said Bear.

If the automobile runs there is a source of electricity, in addition to the others.
Multiple back ups.
Have the books on hand. Print what you can. CDs too ( not affected by...
Forum: Communications/Computers/Software 02-29-2016, 12:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 19,066
Posted By DavidOH
Great Job Samsung ! Their newer and larger...

Great Job Samsung !
Their newer and larger monitor still uses only 18 watts !
....and at a lower price. ~$150 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824022019
Forum: Communications/Computers/Software 02-16-2016, 09:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,337
Posted By DavidOH
Try GMX Mail : ...

Try GMX Mail : http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/best-free-online-applications-and-services.htm?page=0%2C7

I have Hotmail, Yahoo, and Gmail , ( More than one of each ) and GMX can access...
Forum: Plants 02-12-2016, 09:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,641
Posted By DavidOH
A second article showed up: ...

A second article showed up:
http://www.theplaidzebra.com/the-worlds-most-isolated-island-paradise-wants-to-pay-you-to-live-there/

I like the aerial photo of the island.
Forum: Books/Poetry/Member Fiction 02-09-2016, 12:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 12,348
Posted By DavidOH
Anne is around. I see her posts on facebook...

Anne is around. I see her posts on facebook every day. She does not visit here as much.
Forum: Websites & Blogs 02-08-2016, 03:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,431
Posted By DavidOH
Interesting. :) I've got some terminology to...

Interesting. :) I've got some terminology to learn. Some things are different between here and there. Mostly the names we call things. I'll be checking your site again.
Forum: Plants 01-24-2016, 05:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,641
Posted By DavidOH
Farmer Wanted.

A farmer ( Gardener ) is wanted on a VERY Remote island. Only 1,000 miles from your nearest neighbor.
265 people are living there and need someone to help make them self reliant !
They need to...
Forum: Forum Help 01-22-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,810
Posted By DavidOH
Exact same thing I have been doing with my...

Exact same thing I have been doing with my firefox browser.
I'm using Iron , (which is Google Chrome without the spyware ).
or you could use the portable version of Firefox : ...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 01-19-2016, 01:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,637
Posted By DavidOH
Welcome

Welcome form central Ohio USA.

Just to let you know you aren't the only one in Wales to join us on this board. ;)
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 01-17-2016, 09:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,749
Posted By DavidOH
Welcome

Greetings from central Ohio. There is much to read here about so many things.
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 01-15-2016, 12:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,512
Posted By DavidOH
I have heard about those numbers. It happens...

I have heard about those numbers. It happens every time. Less guns, more crime. I had chatted with someone down there just after that change. He confirmed the jump in crime.

A .22 is a nice...
Forum: Conversations 01-15-2016, 12:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,967
Posted By DavidOH
I have dreamed of custom building my RV and...

I have dreamed of custom building my RV and traveling the country visiting many of you folks here. I'd love to visit , see and help you with your various projects. There are so many great places in...
Forum: Hands-on 01-03-2016, 08:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,686
Posted By DavidOH
When I needed a water heater I looked at the...

When I needed a water heater I looked at the tankless and asked the plumber.
They were still far to expensive and would never re-coop the cost difference.
Tankless required a separate vent and...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 01-01-2016, 11:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,293
Posted By DavidOH
Welcome. Lots of things to read here. I'm...

Welcome.
Lots of things to read here. I'm looking forward to you sharing some of the things you are doing.
Forum: Member Photos & Announcements 12-29-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 20,160
Posted By DavidOH
My current desktop photo is from the bike trail...

My current desktop photo is from the bike trail behind my home.
http://i63.tinypic.com/35l70i0.jpg

No snow yet here.
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 12-28-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,539
Posted By DavidOH
Yes, I've heard of that before. I have never...

Yes, I've heard of that before. I have never tried it, but you should lose the signal on the phone in the microwave. It's designed to block most radio energy.
Forum: Health 12-27-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,817
Posted By DavidOH
Medical professionals don't answer such questions...

Medical professionals don't answer such questions because of "liability" .
They don't want to get sued for giving medical advice outside of normal practice.

http://www.thesurvivaldoctor.com/
...
Forum: Conversations 12-24-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,773
Posted By DavidOH
Thank you Ciderman. Merry Christmas to all.

Thank you Ciderman.

Merry Christmas to all.
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 12-24-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,198
Posted By DavidOH
Wow, glad you are out. My brother drove through...

Wow, glad you are out.
My brother drove through there years ago and chains were mandatory that time of year.
Forum: Conversations 12-24-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,084
Posted By DavidOH
Yes, it is long gone. It got shut down last year....

Yes, it is long gone. It got shut down last year.
I do miss those......

http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.php?t=34090
Forum: Communications/Computers/Software 12-22-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,974
Posted By DavidOH
It's in your browser

What web browser are you using ?

I have been fighting with this for the past two years.
Flash is dying. It's being replaced with HTML5.

I've had to switch to Iron Browser because Firefox...
Forum: Books/Poetry/Member Fiction 12-12-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,597
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up Thank you Ollie ! I have it now. Gonna dive...

Thank you Ollie !

I have it now. Gonna dive into it soon.

Anne told me about it.
I did not know till today that you published her book. I guess I did not actually read ALL of it , if I...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 12-07-2015, 01:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,678
Posted By DavidOH
Good to hear. Glad you are with us again. ...

Good to hear. Glad you are with us again.
Update us on those projects when you get a chance.
Forum: Food 12-07-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,788
Posted By DavidOH
Which is why the tiny tree in my back yard was...

Which is why the tiny tree in my back yard was the most expensive of the lot.:rolleyes2:

Two sources that I have found ( for TREES , not the nuts ! ). One has the blight resistant ( NOT Chinese )...
Forum: Food 12-01-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,077
Posted By DavidOH
I had always hear not to cook things acidic, like...

I had always hear not to cook things acidic, like tomatoes. The acids get into the metal it'self and can corrode it or leach materials out.

The delicate things like fish is understandable. If it...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 11-30-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,612
Posted By DavidOH
Welcome back Laura. Good to see your account is...

Welcome back Laura. Good to see your account is still active.
Forum: Water 11-29-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,203
Posted By DavidOH
Just as Randall said you could put together an RV...

Just as Randall said you could put together an RV system. That is what I am doing.
Use a small pressure tank. ...
Forum: Financial 11-20-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 122,222
Posted By DavidOH
Just as I filled up last week for $ 1.79, now...

Just as I filled up last week for $ 1.79, now several stations are down to $1.59
:rolleyes2:
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 11-02-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,821
Posted By DavidOH
I still have print versions of a few dozen...

I still have print versions of a few dozen reference books.
Printing the thousands of books I have in the digital form would be expensive to say the least.
I can carry all of them on a chip the...
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 11-02-2015, 01:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,821
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up Both if you can.....

I dug through the archives to dig up my post on this subject.
I think my comments and the links are still good. ;)
:yes4:


I have read several reports on this over the years. As technology...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 10-29-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,655
Posted By DavidOH
Hello

Hello and a welcome from central Ohio.
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 10-28-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,254
Posted By DavidOH
Hello

Hello and welcome to the BWH Forum. :)

I'm keeping my 91 Toyota as long as I can. They are not making any good replacements for my tiny truck. ;)
Forum: Energy 10-18-2015, 10:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12,412
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up That's funny ! That is also the first thing I...

That's funny ! That is also the first thing I did. I replaced the 15 watt bulb with a 1 watt LED ! :laugh:
Forum: Self-reliance 09-29-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,207
Posted By DavidOH
Synthetic

A polyester fleece should work much better.

Something that absorbs, can be rinsed out and drys quickly....
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 09-14-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,041
Posted By DavidOH
More to come

Sept 19
http://www.preppershowsusa.com/?act=sid&id=241#listing

Looks like another one is planned for next month.
Forum: Self-reliance 09-06-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,440
Posted By DavidOH
Ingenuity

Gotta love how people work things out. If you don't have one, make one.
Forum: Financial 08-30-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 122,222
Posted By DavidOH
Looks like the local Gas War is on again. I...

Looks like the local Gas War is on again.

I Bought gas for $1.92 a gallon and it has since dropped to $1.89 :sarcastic:
Forum: Homesteading 08-14-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,031
Posted By DavidOH
Exactly Right !

From what I have read about them using their own advertising, they are overpriced and mismatched !

I HATE that name anyway ! :mad: How much "Solar" do they generate ?

Better to have one...
Forum: Communications/Computers/Software 08-09-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,024
Posted By DavidOH
I have OO but have never used that function. ...

I have OO but have never used that function.

Windows Explorer will do that:

http://i59.tinypic.com/2jcj1ig.jpg

Use the box in the top right: "Search" and you can narrow that down buy...
Forum: Financial 08-03-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 122,222
Posted By DavidOH
I took advantage of the local Gas War ! We...

I took advantage of the local Gas War !

We had the lowest prices in the COUNTRY !

$ 1.77 per gallon regular.

Kroger gave me a 3 cent discount so I got that too ! :D
...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 08-02-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 41,729
Posted By DavidOH
Absolutely no evidence of any "civil rights"...

Absolutely no evidence of any "civil rights" violation whatsoever !
Forum: Homesteading 08-02-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,473
Posted By DavidOH
I have been to several. That where I met Dave...

I have been to several. That where I met Dave Duffy back in '89.

Here is one : http://www.cincypreparednessexpo.com/
Check the list of exhibitors , Backwoods Home Magazine is one of them.
...
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 08-01-2015, 12:25 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 41,729
Posted By DavidOH
Talking Battle Botts 3D !

Here is another concept. Attack a drone with a drone. ;)
Forum: Firearms/Weapons 08-01-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 41,729
Posted By DavidOH
I have to side with law enforcement. Shooting...

I have to side with law enforcement. Shooting guns in the city is a violation.

" Merideth was charged with wanton endangerment and criminal mischief "
...
Forum: Hellos & Happy Birthdays 07-21-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,005
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up Welcome

Welcome Diana. That is what this Magazine/Website is all about; doing what you can to be a little bit more independent. :D :yes4:
Forum: Financial 07-21-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,251
Posted By DavidOH
Whatever works for you.

That's a smart move. So many would just pay the $105 and move on.

I wanted to test mine ( just to find out if I was OK ) and found a meter ( with 100 strips ) for $10. I tested OK ( ouch, ouch,...
Forum: Conversations 07-16-2015, 11:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,801
Posted By DavidOH
Unhappy Chat room is no more

The chat room was discontinued. :(

http://www.backwoodshome.com/forum/vb/showthread.php?t=34090
Forum: Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear 07-13-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 9,150
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up Very good.

An accidental prepper movie.

" There's a storm comin, like nothing you have ever seen, and not a one of you is prepared for it ! "
Forum: Hands-on 06-29-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,616
Posted By DavidOH
IF you can find one : ...

IF you can find one : http://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Industrial-Collins-Co-Legitimus-No-164-WWII-Machete-Sword-With-Sheath-/151275420529?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item2338b7bb71
Forum: Humor 06-29-2015, 12:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,266
Posted By DavidOH
Thumbs up Bilingual

:lol: https://youtu.be/aP3gzee1cps :D
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