This is AP’s first podcast so drop what you are doing, tune in and try to learn something!
Radio Contra Episode 1: NC Scout discusses parallels between the Chechen resistance against the Russian Army to Appalachian folk and the potential future fight against a standing army in the Appalachian region. Music: Clutch “Son of Virginia” Aukai Collins “My Jihad” H. John Poole “The Tiger’s Way” Baofeng UV-5R Primary Arms’ ACSS Scopes Palmetto State…
“For he that gets hurt
Will be he who has stalled…”
(From the lyrics The Times they are a Changin’ by Simon and Garfunkel)
My friend MT out at Lower Valley Assembly sent over his thoughts on the near future in Virginia. I tend to agree that the flashpoint may very well shape up there, as those living there or close by the NC border know that there’s two very different Virginias- the DC trash that look down on…
My buddy NC Scout runs some of the most practical and affordable prepper Comms courses around.
No Couch Commando bullshit here.
Stay Alert, Armed, Prepared and Dangerous!
Student’s excellent homemade Yagi.
Class SOI on the whiteboard.
Homebrew dual band Yagi.
Students preparing to send a data burst via AndFLMsg over a Baofeng radio connected to their wire antenna.
Longwire in the trees. Hard to spot even when near it.
Resistor terminating the ‘hot’ and ‘cold’ ends of the antenna.
Using a zip-tie for strain relief.
Longwire antenna is completely invisible.
Long Wire with resistor. Note resistor terminating antenna at the base.
Vertical Half Rhombic antenna built by students.
Feedpoint of the Half Rhombic.
Resistor terminated Half Rhombic.
Homebrew Yagi deployed. All it needs is krylon.
OPFOR spotted in the area.
Digital messages have been received from the team in the field to the TOC and saved as a Notepad file to keep a visible record of the Team’s last known status.
The Tactical/Practical Prepper always needs to BOLO for Dual purpose activities which give you the benefit of physical exercise/training while at the same time sharpening your patrolling skills.
Bicycling is a great cardio/endurance exercise that you can do while at the same time patrolling your immediate and surrounding AO.
I am a big fan of Matt Bracken.
I suggest you start with his essays and then read his All Enemies Foreign and Domestic series.
Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous!