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by willf
Sun May 29, 2011 8:48 am
Forum: Wales
Topic: Transition Town/Village Focus group Swansea valley
Replies: 5
Views: 28790

by willf
Fri May 20, 2011 4:09 pm
Forum: Preparations
Topic: Kelly Kettle
Replies: 36
Views: 8860

Remember to leave the cork OFF when in use. A mate jammed his cork in to boil it and when it did boil the cork shot out and he lost alot of skin, not to mention the air ambulance ride back to glasgow. It's pretty obvious when it's boiling, the boilingness of it gives it away! You don't need a whistl...
by willf
Sun May 15, 2011 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is there a Doctor in the House?
Replies: 31
Views: 3642

I'm a vet. i'll stitch you all up, no problem.... just give me a knife anf fork!
Stitched a few people including my own left hand after a similar diy job!
I can't wait to actually be useful.
by willf
Mon Apr 27, 2009 7:56 am
Forum: Preparations
Topic: Anti-Biotics
Replies: 22
Views: 6693

with most AB's being POM you need a script to get them. Some knowledge of their use is helpful. Do you know what you want and what doses? Could you also get an IV line? Drips are extremely helpful if you are really poorly. There is a downloadable field medecine book and other helpful info at the roy...
by willf
Sun Apr 26, 2009 6:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Swine Fever - any thoughts?
Replies: 251
Views: 38467

possible case in london now in man who has flown in from mexico city.....

I'm off to buy food and water.
by willf
Sat Apr 18, 2009 10:20 pm
Forum: News
Topic: power company to tap solar energy in space
Replies: 16
Views: 2446

isn't that basically
turn light into electricity
turn electricity into light
turn light into electricity?

with loss all the way through and then rockets on top!
by willf
Sat Apr 18, 2009 10:13 pm
Forum: Preparations
Topic: What Kind of Preparations
Replies: 58
Views: 20357

What does a vegan charity do in Kenya!!?? I can't see it somehow.

And how do beer cans in a frame equal heat?
by willf
Fri Apr 17, 2009 9:03 pm
Forum: Preparations
Topic: What Kind of Preparations
Replies: 58
Views: 20357

Learnt about oil, debt, politics, people. got scared... found latoc, got really scared, found here, calmed down, day before exchanging on a town house I quit the sale, and turned my eyes to the country. Couldn't afford small holding, so got decent house with wood fired capability and a big garden, n...
by willf
Thu Apr 16, 2009 9:05 pm
Forum: Transport
Topic: Hypermiling to increase your MPG
Replies: 29
Views: 10867

domj what do you drive?
by willf
Thu Apr 16, 2009 8:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any young peak oilists out there?
Replies: 13
Views: 2111

does 28 count?
by willf
Fri Feb 06, 2009 8:21 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Why sustainable power is unsustainable
Replies: 6
Views: 737

fifthcolumn wrote: It doesn't mention the fact that electricity power is 4X more efficient than fossil fuel power for moving things.
what? how does that work? i don't understand.
by willf
Sat Dec 13, 2008 7:54 pm
Forum: Preparations
Topic: Anaesthetic
Replies: 30
Views: 6714

Re: Anaesthetic

... of course, for seriously serious pain, injected morphine is the only thing that works - other than a total anaesthetic. Anaesthetic does not prevent pain. It prevents your conscious mind reacting to it. Once you wake up the pain will be there and you will experience as worse pain than it was be...
by willf
Sat Dec 13, 2008 7:47 pm
Forum: Preparations
Topic: Anaesthetic
Replies: 30
Views: 6714

think you mean analgesic. anesthetics make you lose consciousness but do not stop noxious stimuli producing pain. You'd be surprised how easy it is to get opiate based tablets such as Tramadol without a script on the internet. I would suggest caution with all drugs. Saying paracetamol is a killer be...
by willf
Wed Dec 10, 2008 8:49 am
Forum: Preparations
Topic: Running away to Wales.
Replies: 242
Views: 50284

isn't the neighbouring house now up for sale?