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by Bram van Munster
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Safety, first aid, medicinal plants, and health
Topic: Basic safety - Gloves
Replies: 0
Views: 14

Basic safety - Gloves

https://www.vanmunster.nu/forum-images/gloves.jpg Since the beginning of me starting this page, we have been talking about SO many items that are useful in survival, prepping and bushcraft, yet some are hardly mentioned. One of the most underrated attire is the humble yet very useful glove. Even th...
by Bram van Munster
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Safety, first aid, medicinal plants, and health
Topic: Basics - Fire safety
Replies: 0
Views: 11

Basics - Fire safety

https://www.vanmunster.nu/forum-images/fire.jpg There are a lot of people that go out into the wild, and create a fire just where ever they please, without looking at the risks. This is - to say the least - frowned upon... So here is the basics of a fire location! Location, location, location, you ...
by Bram van Munster
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Safety, first aid, medicinal plants, and health
Topic: Basics - Ax safety
Replies: 0
Views: 8

Basics - Ax safety

Yesterday I've been talking about basic tool safety, and I got the idea the parts about the ax and guns got the most interest. Now as my knowledge about guns is very limited (they're illegal in my country), I'm going to let the experts handle that area, but I dang sure do know about sharp edges! All...
by Bram van Munster
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Safety, first aid, medicinal plants, and health
Topic: Tool safety - Basics
Replies: 0
Views: 9

Tool safety - Basics

https://www.vanmunster.nu/forum-images/Messen.jpg Outdoors people, craftsmen, farmers and more types of people are usually experts when it comes to using tools properly. However, they all had to learn at one point in their lives. Every single one of them has one thing in common: they were taught ab...
by Bram van Munster
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: Safety, first aid, medicinal plants, and health
Topic: Basic safety
Replies: 0
Views: 11

Basic safety

This post could be the intro of a long serie, depending on the responses. Many people in various groups use sources like YouTube to gather info about something that sparked their interest, and to stay in the atmosphere of this group: Mainly survival, bushcraft, prepping, SHTF and off-gridding. Well,...
by Bram van Munster
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Traps
Topic: Bamboo trap
Replies: 0
Views: 75

Bamboo trap

This video shows how to make a bamboo trap, in this case to catch snakes. Similar traps, but with a string loophole can also catch mice or other rodents. A loophole obviously kills them, taking care of an infestation. The man in the video is a teacher, and shows us how to make it. He always releases...
by Bram van Munster
Tue Jun 18, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Traps
Topic: Horizontal spear trap
Replies: 2
Views: 647

Re: Horizontal spear trap

OK here's my story, no iron traps, just made with things I can get from nature. I usually eat what I catch, but except one occasion. The local forestry department allows me to practice bushcraft in their forest, which includes practicing traps. Soooo, well, I practice! I do have to mark the area ver...
by Bram van Munster
Sun May 12, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Changelog
Topic: Server maintenance on May 12th
Replies: 0
Views: 185

Server maintenance on May 12th

Because of the need for server updates and added security for our users, the forum will be unavailable for a short time somewhere on the 12th of May 2019. We're rushing of course, so you can have access to the info ASAP again, as soon as the updates start.
by Bram van Munster
Thu Mar 28, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Changelog
Topic: Terms of Use and Privacy Policy
Replies: 0
Views: 186

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

One of the things that bothered me most about using the phpBB based forums is the sheer unreadable Privacy Policy and the Terms Of Use page. That is why I have now re-written them, in clear language and hopefully very understandable.

The links are here:
Terms of Use

Privacy Policy
by Bram van Munster
Thu Mar 28, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: General info
Topic: Tasks around the wood-stove
Replies: 0
Views: 206

Tasks around the wood-stove

https://scontent-ams3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/55564297_10214127909014078_906209288815378432_n.jpg?_nc_cat=110&_nc_ht=scontent-ams3-1.xx&oh=74e5d7d868badb8afbb2297aa2019c5a&oe=5D14CA45 Keeping your home functional was a daily chore in the 1800's. Whether is was a sod-cabin, a log-cabin, the basic ta...