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by MPMalloy
Fri Jan 15, 2021 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Preps for a Contested Election in November
Replies: 250
Views: 10243

Re: Preps for a Contested Election in November

Local TV is airing more stories about people boarding stores & homes up in advance of Inauguration.
by MPMalloy
Fri Jan 15, 2021 12:08 am
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Preps for a Contested Election in November
Replies: 250
Views: 10243

Re: Preps for a Contested Election in November

After speaking w/a good friend of mine, I am hunkering down next week, with the ability to leave within minutes.

I am >0.5 miles from the Statehouse. I don't see trouble here, but I am told that I haven't always been correct in my predictions :wink:

Good luck everyone :D
by MPMalloy
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:29 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Possible bug-out rig
Replies: 14
Views: 298

Re: Possible bug-out rig

Being a heavy equipment for over 40 years I drove and towed many riggs . I can honestly say that you "never" want to "just get by" with any vehicle. That means the tow vehicle should be above specs for what your towing. Sure you can tow a trailer safely if your within specs, but the wear and tear o...
by MPMalloy
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:28 am
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Preps for a Contested Election in November
Replies: 250
Views: 10243

Re: Preps for a Contested Election in November

majorhavoc wrote:
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:30 am
Discretion is the better part of valor.
^*THIS*^ will keep you alive when others die needlessly.
by MPMalloy
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Preps for a Contested Election in November
Replies: 250
Views: 10243

Single YT vid - OT

It's late & I really don't know what to add. As we know, there was a death in my family. Uncle Jim passed. In this case, it truly was a blessing. His final days were painful & not pretty. I am traveling about 2.5 hrs away for the funeral Mass. The BOHM will be well loaded. I have more than one kitte...
by MPMalloy
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:59 am
Forum: Initial Firearms Prepping Q&A
Topic: Most common ammo's in US?
Replies: 113
Views: 9943

Re: Most common ammo's in US?

Ammo is out there, for the insanely wealthy :(
by MPMalloy
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:32 pm
Forum: Contingency Planning & Preparation
Topic: Other prep sites?
Replies: 7
Views: 179

Re: Other prep sites?

NT2C wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 4:18 pm
woodsghost wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 3:53 pm
Some of the other sites I visit, prepping related, are experiencing issues with the current Great Purge happening in the big tech world. I'm rather glad ZS is still up and active.
And working hard towards becoming as "purge proof" as possible. 8-)
arfcom got purged.
by MPMalloy
Wed Jan 13, 2021 4:27 pm
Forum: General Firearms Discussion
Topic: Firearms Chat: [2021 - Aw, FFS!]
Replies: 42
Views: 512

Re: Firearms Chat: [2021 - Aw, FFS!]

Well, worth keeping an eye on once the reviews start coming in. I've never heard of Panzer Arms, but if they turn out a decent shotty for $550 or so that's kinda cool. I've mostly seen bullpup semi-autos from them along with some AR-12s. Those seem to have pretty good reviews and the most common co...
by MPMalloy
Tue Jan 12, 2021 1:59 am
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Preps for a Contested Election in November
Replies: 250
Views: 10243

Re: Preps for a Contested Election in November

That said the RE market in the area near my farm in rural MS has been booming even with new housing going up. I actually had someone (with a NY plate) drive down my driveway and offer to buy our place from my wife. She was neither pleased nor impressed with the intrusion. She also strongly suggeste...
by MPMalloy
Sun Jan 10, 2021 9:44 pm
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: Pakistan's Blackout - January 2021
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Re: Pakistan's Blackout - January 2021

absinthe beginner wrote:
Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:21 pm
nationwide powercut left 210 MILLION people without electricity for hours[/b]
fuk
by MPMalloy
Sun Jan 10, 2021 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Preps for a Contested Election in November
Replies: 250
Views: 10243

Re: Preps for a Contested Election in November

boskone wrote:
Sun Jan 10, 2021 1:39 pm
"world-economy destroying hyperinflation"
Please don't tease :clownshoes:
by MPMalloy
Sun Jan 10, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: Pakistan's Blackout - January 2021
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Pakistan's Blackout - January 2021

From CBC : Pakistan hit by massive power outage, restoration efforts underway, minister says From The IndianExpress : Explained: What led to the nationwide power outage in Pakistan? Why did the power outage occur? Addressing an early morning press conference in Islamabad the next day, Ayub said that...
by MPMalloy
Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: What Would You Do?
Topic: There's a mouse in the house (bug out bag food storage)
Replies: 26
Views: 281

Re: There's a mouse in the house (bug out bag food storage)

BullOnParade wrote:
Sat Jan 09, 2021 12:28 pm
MPMalloy wrote:
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:52 am
BullOnParade wrote:
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:25 am
Ah, metal garbage can. Thanks guys. Definitely the easiest solution.
Sensitive electronics perhaps?
How so?
Alternative idea, secure hooks and or floating shelves. Anyone know if mice could scale drywall?
Something I heard about EMP.
by MPMalloy
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Preps for a Contested Election in November
Replies: 250
Views: 10243

Single YT vid - 90 sec length

by MPMalloy
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:52 am
Forum: What Would You Do?
Topic: There's a mouse in the house (bug out bag food storage)
Replies: 26
Views: 281

Re: There's a mouse in the house (bug out bag food storage)

BullOnParade wrote:
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:25 am
Ah, metal garbage can. Thanks guys. Definitely the easiest solution.
Sensitive electronics perhaps?
by MPMalloy
Fri Jan 08, 2021 6:30 pm
Forum: General Firearms Discussion
Topic: Firearms Chat: [2021 - Aw, FFS!]
Replies: 42
Views: 512

Re: Firearms Chat: [2021 - Aw, FFS!]

I think I'd trust random reloads I found on the floor at a gun range more than I trust the media these days. As for the NRA, the big problem a lot of folks have with the organization all stems from Wayne LaPierre and his cronies basically using the NRA as their own personal spending account. Agree ...
by MPMalloy
Fri Jan 08, 2021 9:17 am
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Preps for a Contested Election in November
Replies: 250
Views: 10243

Re: Preps for a Contested Election in November

I am contacting my insurance agent to ask about the impact of civil disturbances on my home insurance. I recommend others do the same. Does any of your insurance help with damage from riots? I have no idea, and that's a FAIL for me. What about your car? I drive a 25 year old honda civic that's not ...
by MPMalloy
Thu Jan 07, 2021 10:51 pm
Forum: Self-Sufficient Living
Topic: Vitamins and supplements for preppers
Replies: 4
Views: 164

Re: Vitamins and supplements for preppers

I have to take a small D supplement. I take a multi & a 1000 mg C twice a day. I think that's it.
by MPMalloy
Thu Jan 07, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Preps for a Contested Election in November
Replies: 250
Views: 10243

Re: Preps for a Contested Election in November

I found this today: 2021 storming of the United States Capitol. I posted before reading it - use caution & YMMV.
by MPMalloy
Thu Jan 07, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Preps for a Contested Election in November
Replies: 250
Views: 10243

Re: Preps for a Contested Election in November

I'm sure I'll go before the 1st AI/Robot uprising :mrgreen:

deathtorobots
by MPMalloy
Tue Jan 05, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Wisconsin Police Shooting and Protests
Replies: 81
Views: 4130

Re: Wisconsin Police Shooting and Protests

The prosecutor's office has cleared the Officer of any criminal wrongdoing.
by MPMalloy
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Self-Sufficient Living
Topic: Vitamins and supplements for preppers
Replies: 4
Views: 164

Re: Vitamins and supplements for preppers

woodsghost wrote:
Tue Jan 05, 2021 2:49 pm
I have recently been educated that vitamins have a much better uptake if you eat the food that generated the vitamin in the first place.
For better & worse: "...if it's not in the ground (soil), it won't be in the food.

(insert Porky Pig soundbite here)
by MPMalloy
Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:46 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Building a Bug Out Cart for fun and profit
Replies: 46
Views: 14670

Re: Building a Bug Out Cart for fun and profit

TacAir wrote:
Sun Apr 12, 2020 1:31 pm
not quite a necro, but ran across this article - thought it worth posting to this thread.

https://www.lowtechmagazine.com/2011/12 ... arrow.html - well written piece on the foundational technology - the Chinese wheelbarrow.
:awesome:

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