"100 things to go first" list - Page 3
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > General Discussion Forums > Survival & Sustenance Living Forum >

"100 things to go first" list


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-11-2011, 09:52 PM   #21
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: The Great State of Jefferson
Posts: 605
Liked 452 Times on 238 Posts
Likes Given: 943

Default

See # 94 on the list. I have already started stocking up on liquor and a few of the other articles.
widowmaker is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 10:10 PM   #22
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
BenLuby's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Douglasville,Georgia
Posts: 2,181
Liked 78 Times on 44 Posts
Likes Given: 8

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by widowmaker View Post
See # 94 on the list. I have already started stocking up on liquor and a few of the other articles.
I'm supposed to STOCK the booze? Damn.
BenLuby is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 10:45 PM   #23
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Sniper75's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 117
Default

Dont forget the tabbakie got to have my Copenhagen!!!
Sniper75 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2013, 07:23 PM   #24
Devil's Advocate and Provocateur
FTF_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
TekGreg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Cincinnati,OH
Posts: 2,003
Liked 1466 Times on 772 Posts
Likes Given: 634

Default

I'm not sure who to hit up about this, but shouldn't something as important as this be stickied? This is THE list that everyone should check against their household goods to make sure they are stocked up and have supplies to trade and barter with.

During the Sarajevo Civil War, toilet paper was tradeable at over $20 per roll. Of course, it'd have to be something pretty good to trade away my personal supply of Charmin! Maybe we need a "private" supply and a trading supply...
__________________
.
.
“Malo periculosam, libertatem quam quietam servitutem." (I prefer the tumult of liberty to the quiet of servitude.). Thomas Jefferson

"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing."

-Edmund Burke, Loosely translated from Thoughts on the Cause of Present Discontents. (1770)
TekGreg is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2013, 07:42 PM   #25
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 3,617
Liked 815 Times on 623 Posts
Likes Given: 125

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by bkt View Post
I think widomaker is referring to this list of the first 100 items which will disappear and be in demand first in a SHTF scenario:

1. Generators (Good ones cost dearly. Gas storage, risky. Noisy…target of thieves; maintenance etc.)...
100. Livestock
This is one helluva list. Very good! Not all necessary but thought provoking and entertaining to say the least.

I copied it to a Word document for reconsideration.
HockaLouis is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2013, 09:17 PM   #26
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
TLuker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: S.C.
Posts: 3,559
Liked 1973 Times on 1261 Posts
Likes Given: 4474

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JTJ View Post
There is a high school senior that has been working on kudzu projects for the last 4 years. He has won many awards. He is currently working on distilling kudzu for a source of ethanol.
Kudzu Considered for Potential As Fuel Source : NPR
I knew and engineer that wanted to cross kudzu with marijuana. He wouldn't have ever gotten an award but I bet it would've been worth more than distilling kudzu!!!!
TLuker is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2013, 09:21 PM   #27
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Jagermeister's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Germany
Posts: 6,814
Liked 3864 Times on 2306 Posts
Likes Given: 3233

Default

Number 30-toilet paper. NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!
Jagermeister is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-2013, 03:17 AM   #28
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
TLuker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: S.C.
Posts: 3,559
Liked 1973 Times on 1261 Posts
Likes Given: 4474

Default

After going through that list I'm having trouble with the rational behind parts of it. The list seems pretty good as far as what it is which is the "100 items to go first", but I wouldn't necessarily use it as a list for items needed for prepping. The majority of the items seem to be for a short term disaster such as the generator. TEOW stuff would require a very different list. And the list would be over kill if you were using it to stock up on items for a short term disaster. So while the list seems pretty accurate, I'm not sure about its value?

Just my .02
TLuker is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-2013, 04:07 PM   #29
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
TankTop's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 1,652
Liked 1089 Times on 580 Posts

Default

You may consider whole grains like wheat etc... instead of flower. Whole grains are much better for you and keep for years. The flower from the grocery store has all the nutrients bleached out, not good if you're surviving on.
TankTop is offline  
locutus Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-2013, 10:37 PM   #30
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
locutus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 11,725
Liked 8212 Times on 4482 Posts
Likes Given: 7994

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by TankTop View Post
You may consider whole grains like wheat etc... instead of flower. Whole grains are much better for you and keep for years. The flower from the grocery store has all the nutrients bleached out, not good if you're surviving on.

Wheat and oats. The "rolled oats" that you feed the horse and buy in 100 ;lb bags is the same rolled oats you get in a Quaker Oats box for 25X the price.

Dried beans, brown rice and corn as well. They keep forever if properly stored, and provide good nutrition.

If no meat is available, corn meal and boiled pinto or red beans eaten together make up a complete protein. Same for black beans and brown rice.

Don't forget rechargeable batteries and a solar charger either.
__________________
I didn't fight to defend your freedom so you could vote to take away mine.
locutus is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
"Do "Gun-Free" Zones Encourage School Shootings?" cnorman18 The Club House 26 04-17-2012 09:57 PM
Old Revolver - "Revolvers Dreadnought" - "Azul" - Anyone familiar? stelliott80 Revolver Handguns 3 07-13-2011 10:52 PM
Does Obama Have an "Enemies List"? CA357 Politics, Religion and Controversy 18 10-27-2009 09:46 PM
Your "list" of handguns. Bighead General Handgun Discussion 22 10-26-2009 06:58 AM
Witloe Remington 1858 New Model Army "Lee" & "Grant" bprevolver Blackpowder & Musket 0 09-25-2008 11:11 PM



Newest Threads