Quick poll, how equipped are you RIGHT NOW? - Page 8
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 >

Quick poll, how equipped are you RIGHT NOW?


View Poll Results: How prepared are you?
I have made ZERO preparations, consider me dead! 12 13.04%
I've made SOME preparations like extra food & supplies 38 41.30%
I've got enough food & supplies to last 2-3 months 22 23.91%
I've got enough food & supplies to last 6 months 9 9.78%
I'm ready to survive & thrive for at least a year! 11 11.96%
Voters: 92. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-01-2013, 06:20 PM   #71
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: The green, green grass of home.
Posts: 448
Liked 135 Times on 109 Posts
Likes Given: 38

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mister McKool
I have no stores of supplies, but I do have guns. I figure in an Armageddon situation, I will be able to acquire necessities from those who are better prepared than I.
Pardner, that was nothing to joke about. And then I saw a poll you started and realized you really weren't joking. Tongue in cheek maybe but you, and too many others apparently, really think that way. That's some f****d up, pretty suicidal if you ask me, attitude.

Last edited by MattShlock; 04-01-2013 at 06:23 PM.
MattShlock is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-01-2013, 06:23 PM   #72
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
StainlessSteel215's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: PA
Posts: 821
Liked 283 Times on 204 Posts
Likes Given: 192

Default

Some people think because they speak using a keyboard on a computer, instead of in person with their own mouth....that its not a big deal. Just 'interwebs rambling.

Accountability. Learn it, live it.
StainlessSteel215 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2013, 12:01 AM   #73
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Birchhatchery's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: hoagland,in
Posts: 388
Liked 88 Times on 58 Posts
Likes Given: 12

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by MisterMcCool View Post
If a bear's hungry, he eats.
if a idiot has a thought he speaks

you are what is wrong with country so dependent on the government to take care of you no self resistence what so ever you must take from people because your to lazy to get it your self YOU ARE WHAT WE CALL HEAR nothing but a lazy WELFARE check GRABBIN NNNNNN i will refrain from saying as i will be labled a racist! facts are facts GET OFF YUR A@@ do it yerself!
Birchhatchery is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2013, 04:27 PM   #74
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
TLuker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: S.C.
Posts: 3,558
Liked 1973 Times on 1261 Posts
Likes Given: 4473

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by MisterMcCool View Post
I really regret posting that crap. The first one was a goof, then I felt obligated to defend it. I keep waiting for this thread to die but you guys keep finding it.
It takes a person with character to admit when they screwed up, and you have admitted that. Don't worry about it, we've all put our foot in our mouth at some point.
TLuker is offline  
4
People Like This 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2013, 04:44 PM   #75
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Shade's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Kankakee County,Illinois
Posts: 1,773
Liked 714 Times on 431 Posts
Likes Given: 860

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by StainlessSteel215 View Post
Very impressive Shade. So, do you need a roommate?
Requirements:
How much ammo do you have, what cartridges?
Do you know how to reload?
Must perform hard manual farm labor and keep up with the wife?
Willing to share a room with 11 and 14 year old boys?
__________________
An Armed man is a Citizen,
An Unarmed man is a Subject. -- Unknown

"I am prepared are you?" -- Shade

"Regulation, registration, confiscation, domination, that's the Progressive agenda." -- RED Caddy

Shade is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-07-2013, 04:45 AM   #76
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Zschneider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Washingtion state
Posts: 167
Liked 45 Times on 33 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

I have no survival gear I try to keep a small stock of food but other than that I have nothing and to top it off my .22lr is broke cant find the part to fix it
Zschneider is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2013, 08:13 PM   #77
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
StainlessSteel215's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: PA
Posts: 821
Liked 283 Times on 204 Posts
Likes Given: 192

Default

Figure this may be a good time to revive this thread...and energize some folks who are starting to see that things are slowly swirling down the toilet drain. There are at least 4-5 major national/intl issues happening as we speak that if even one of them suddenly got dramatically worse in a short time...the SHTF clock has officially started ticking.

Time to start bucking the current now before you look around and find yourself in the sewage!

At this time, I wont give specific details but I am officially on tier 3 of my breakdown up top.
StainlessSteel215 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-12-2013, 01:22 AM   #78
McCool@email.com
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
MisterMcCool's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Bumfugg, Egypt
Posts: 10,496
Liked 9469 Times on 5113 Posts
Likes Given: 19642

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by StainlessSteel215
Figure this may be a good time to revive this thread...
Gee, thanks. I got my butt kicked on this thread.
__________________
No offense and none taken (̿▀̿ ̿Ĺ̯̿̿▀̿ ̿)̄
MisterMcCool is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-12-2013, 12:45 PM   #79
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
StainlessSteel215's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: PA
Posts: 821
Liked 283 Times on 204 Posts
Likes Given: 192

Default

Whatever, water under the bridge.
Let's focus on food/water/supply storage. Curious to see if anyone has increased their storage since the Spring. I have basically doubled my stores in all areas
StainlessSteel215 is offline  
MisterMcCool Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-12-2013, 01:06 PM   #80
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
bluez's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 1,373
Liked 434 Times on 281 Posts
Likes Given: 1609

Default

Since spring:
- added a couple of cases of MREs
- Been getting more serious about my training with my AR, shooting more often again and also a bit more realistic (updrills)
- Added some water but not enough. Its a space issue a bit also.
- Got eyesurgey so I am not independent of contact lens supplies. This is a big improvement to my SHTF resiliency IMO ( previous to the surgery I had 3 pairs of glasses, would been more if I hadnt planning for surgery, and a 8 month supply of lenses that could be easily stretched to 2-3 years. about 1-2 years worth of contact lens solution also
- Added some more non perishable assorted food stuffs and vitamin bottles. Nothing crazy.

Assuming I am inactive + hunkering down I have water for 3 months (there is a pond nearby and i have some basic entry level filters too) food for 4 months and lots of Ammo
__________________
https://www.numbersusa.com/content/

Primary Rifle:
LWRC M6A2 w/ Eotech512

EVERY DAY MEN WHO WILL FOLLOW ORDERS TO KILL YOU, EXERCISE. DO YOU?
bluez is offline  
StainlessSteel215 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
Quick question readyrebel The Club House 20 01-02-2012 12:42 AM
Need bow help quick!! hockeyjr1 Hunting Forum 16 11-29-2011 02:56 AM
Quick poll rating Obama performance lonyaeger Politics, Religion and Controversy 6 08-25-2010 07:10 PM
Quick Apology SGT-MILLER The Club House 19 04-26-2009 06:24 AM



Newest Threads