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by southalabama
Wed Mar 19, 2008 5:47 pm
Forum: Survival Experiences
Topic: Lucky To Be Alive
Replies: 26
Views: 1542

Glad to hear you are ok. I've hydroplaned my Jeep Grand Cherokee and almost totaled it. I luv my Jeep. Was wondering how its smaller brother held up. Looks good.
by southalabama
Wed Mar 19, 2008 5:45 pm
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: What Did You Do Today To Prepare?
Replies: 6688
Views: 333214

The local Wally World had a sale on 20lb bags of rice for $3.50..............20 lbs of rice will go along way
by southalabama
Wed Mar 19, 2008 5:43 pm
Forum: Bug Out Gear
Topic: Why LAPolice Supply?
Replies: 26
Views: 1555

I'm 4 for 4...........perfect service from LA Police Gear.............no complaints; knock on wood.
by southalabama
Tue Mar 04, 2008 2:19 pm
Forum: First Aid
Topic: Epi pen mishap
Replies: 23
Views: 2025

Don't want to derail the thread but.........."bit in the ass by a brown recluse" deserves further explanation.
by southalabama
Wed Feb 27, 2008 4:09 pm
Forum: First Aid
Topic: So I got the gout
Replies: 40
Views: 2480

colchicine for acute gout attacks http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colchicine http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/colchicine-for-gout The medicine bottle I got said take one pill an hour until dirreaha and vomitting start..........................you'll be blowing out both ends BUT the symptoms of accute...
by southalabama
Wed Feb 13, 2008 5:02 pm
Forum: Bug Out Gear
Topic: Small Otter Dry Box; Uses?
Replies: 21
Views: 1424

I'm really conscious of getting hung up under water, so anything on my person will be inside a lifejacket pocket or really strapped down. No loose laynards hanging around my neck. The whistle is clipped on the lifejacket.
by southalabama
Tue Feb 12, 2008 4:18 pm
Forum: Bug Out Gear
Topic: Small Otter Dry Box; Uses?
Replies: 21
Views: 1424

Regarding what water activities........we dark water snorkel and dive for these.

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by southalabama
Tue Feb 12, 2008 3:06 am
Forum: Bug Out Gear
Topic: Small Otter Dry Box; Uses?
Replies: 21
Views: 1424

I have a similar case by Pelican. I'm working on a bare bones survival kit for the lifejacket (fire starters, water purification). The case will barely fit in the lifejacket pocket. I have a small waterproof IFAK for the other pocket.
by southalabama
Sun Feb 10, 2008 11:36 pm
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: New here, but don't know where to start...
Replies: 14
Views: 1222

spend a weekend reading old posts..........
by southalabama
Wed Feb 06, 2008 4:08 pm
Forum: Survival Experiences
Topic: Blowout
Replies: 3
Views: 594

As a result of a hurricane I learned a valuable lesson, when widespread SHTF you and your family are on your own. It took a week to get relief into town. Rural areas are not high priority.
by southalabama
Tue Feb 05, 2008 5:51 pm
Forum: Bug Out Gear
Topic: Has anyone used Condor products?
Replies: 15
Views: 906

Have ordered Condor pouches, and products have been fair, loose threads, etc. I wouldn't spend a lot of money on their products by mail order. Perhaps if I visually inspected each piece.

I've been impressed by Spec-Ops and Maxpedition gear.
by southalabama
Mon Feb 04, 2008 5:28 pm
Forum: Self-Sufficient Living
Topic: Build a home vs. Buy
Replies: 41
Views: 3741

Grant pretty much summed things up.

Building it yourself will test your patience, its a long process.
by southalabama
Fri Feb 01, 2008 5:39 pm
Forum: Other Gear
Topic: Whorebath Bag
Replies: 42
Views: 2599

LMAO.........

add some Nonoxynol-9
by southalabama
Mon Jan 28, 2008 11:33 pm
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: Preparations when you're sick?
Replies: 16
Views: 1030

It is good to have all the supplies and meds on hand so you don't have to leave the house.

Just think if bird flu were being spread by humans in the US what effect a trip to the grocery or drug store would have.

Becareful handling firearms, sweating off a fever I sometimes have wild dreams.
by southalabama
Thu Jan 24, 2008 5:17 pm
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: What Did You Do Today To Prepare?
Replies: 6688
Views: 333214

Thanks to lapolicegear ordered another Maxpedition Baby Condor on closeout for $39.99 and an emergency strobe, along with two roll pouches for FAKs.
by southalabama
Wed Jan 23, 2008 7:47 pm
Forum: Survival Experiences
Topic: Well I won't be getting into the Nursing program this year.
Replies: 21
Views: 2165

Life is a marathon, hang in there you'll get your goal.
by southalabama
Wed Jan 23, 2008 4:24 pm
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: What Did You Do Today To Prepare?
Replies: 6688
Views: 333214

Ordered a CRK neck knife with zytel sheath.
by southalabama
Wed Jan 23, 2008 1:07 am
Forum: First Aid
Topic: Cleric's FAK/IFAK.
Replies: 30
Views: 8336

I don't feel so bad now, I've got Batman bandaids in mine too. Wallyworld likes to get rid of whatever isn't in style, so Batman got reduced down to a low price, a dime a box.
by southalabama
Tue Jan 22, 2008 6:50 pm
Forum: Survival Experiences
Topic: "Grows his own food, he's one of those crazy survivalis
Replies: 37
Views: 3298

I would keep my activities low key. Just brush it off.............and never tell them that you are preparing for the PAW.
by southalabama
Tue Jan 22, 2008 6:45 pm
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: Current Survival Plan
Replies: 12
Views: 963

Watch the garage doors, heard a story floating around town after a hurricane. A woman said her and the husband spent several hours pushing a dining room table against their garage door to keep it from blowing inwards.
by southalabama
Tue Jan 22, 2008 11:11 am
Forum: What Would You Do?
Topic: Trapped under an ATV: What would you do?
Replies: 16
Views: 876

Trapped under an ATV: What would you do?

Would you do anything different than this guy? Would you have been as prepared? Canadian Man Survives 96 Hours Trapped Under an ATV Tuesday , January 22, 2008 Alberta, Canada — A paramedic who's used to saving the lives of others found himself having to eat rotting beaver meat and fend off snarling ...
by southalabama
Tue Jan 22, 2008 10:18 am
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: CIA: Hackers Shut Down Foreign Power Grid
Replies: 7
Views: 607

CIA: Hackers Shut Down Foreign Power Grid

CIA: Hackers Shut Down Foreign Power Grid Tuesday , January 22, 2008 http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,324547,00.html WASHINGTON — Hackers literally turned out the lights in multiple cities after breaking into electrical utilities and demanding extortion payments before disrupting the power, a sen...
by southalabama
Mon Jan 21, 2008 7:25 pm
Forum: Survival Experiences
Topic: What I see right now in The RioGrande Valley
Replies: 54
Views: 3336

ditto

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