Howdy from Texas

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Zimmy, Aug 12, 2017.

  1. Zimmy

    Zimmy Wait, I'm not ready! Site Supporter+

    I'm new to the site and looking forward to learning a lot here. But first about me.

    I'm a 49 year old grandpa with a great family. That's why I prep in a nutshell.

    Earlier in life I've been a farmer, a carpenter, an Airborne Infantryman, a millwright, a butcher, and now I work with machine automation and programming.

    My lean in prepping is more towards learning old self sufficiency skills from the old days. Canning, raising animals, Guns, etc.

    If there's a HAM radio group, I hope to get in it. My callsign is (OPSEC.)
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  2. ghrit

    ghrit Bad company Administrator Founding Member

    Welcome aboard. Read in the Survival comms forum and check in with @BTPost he's our chief comms guru. There are a few other hams hanging in the trees with the rest of us. I've deleted your call sign for now, we take OPSEC fairly seriously.
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  3. Witch Doctor 01

    Witch Doctor 01 Mojo Maker

    Welcome to the Tree... pull up a branch and have a squat.... I look forward to sharing prep information with you ....
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  4. T. Riley

    T. Riley Monkey+++ Site Supporter++

    Welcome for deep East Texas.
  5. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    Happy to make your acquaintance.... I think you will find some interesting reading in the Comms forum... Welcome to the Monkey Tree...
  6. GOG

    GOG Monkey+++ Site Supporter

    Welcome from the great State of Jefferson.
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  7. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Welcome here!!
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  8. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey Moderator

    Welcome to the Monkey airborne!!
  9. DKR

    DKR Interesting ideas, interesting stories

    Zimmy is the co-author of one of my books - the mystery story. Quite the fellow, nice to see him on-board...
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  10. oldawg

    oldawg Monkey+++

    Welcome from CenTex. Hang on tight. Breezier than Dumas in January here in the tree at times.
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  11. Tully Mars

    Tully Mars Metal weldin' monkey

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  12. sarawolf

    sarawolf Monkey+++

    Welcome from the state of Liberty (eastern Washington at the moment still.)
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  13. Ura-Ki

    Ura-Ki Grudge Monkey

    Welcome from the Great State or Colorado, ( OryGun right now) glad to have you!
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  14. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    @sarawolf Where are you drawing the new State Line, At the top of the Cascade Range, and maybe south of Olympia?
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  15. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu RIP 4/19/2018

    Welcome to the site! I hope you enjoy it! :)
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  16. Gator 45/70

    Gator 45/70 Monkey+++

    Welcome Zimmy, If you ever cross the Sabine then give me a shout.
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  17. Zimmy

    Zimmy Wait, I'm not ready! Site Supporter+

    Will do!
  18. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Moderator Moderator Site Supporter+++

    Hello @Zimmy glad you joined. Sounds like you have a great deal of hands on experience and will be a great asset. Welcome to the Monkey.
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  19. Sapper John

    Sapper John Analog Monkey in a Digital World

    Welcome to the Monkey tree!
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  20. sarawolf

    sarawolf Monkey+++

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