I bought another Primus the other day, made a new filler cap washer for it and fired it up and made a brew. It was made in 1937.
I was wondering then how many things that if I bought it today would be working in 80 odd years
I have a black plastic water Jerry that has been made into a storage can for charcoal for my camping bbq.
It has been cut off about 5" or so (from memory as it's packed away ) from the top and an aluminium collar has been put inside so the top ' lid' slots down over it.
At first glance it...
There have been several instances of using a drone over people’s stables. Scoping the place out then subsequent thefts of saddles etc.
Despite the large sign saying “No flying drones from this site “ we have had some flying from the picnic site opposite our boatyard over our secure compound...
I said a similar thing to a friend ages ago, I don’t know how many members are on here, say for example 20,000.
If everyone went out at the weekend and cut trees for fires and shelter the place will be like a desert. No old wood for insects, no new trees to grow fast enough.
A couple of friends have Ally’s, I have the Pakboat 16’ canoe and the Puffin Saranak 15’.
They are light, very tough and handle well.
Although I find the canoe is affected by the wind if not loaded and I am solo. Not a problem as I usually have my camping kit in it.
You would need some sort...