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by RockyRaab
Thu Jun 11, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: MRE Tips & Tricks
Topic: FRH: To Salt or Not To Salt: That is the question.
Replies: 10
Views: 707

Re: FRH: To Salt or Not To Salt: That is the question.

Yes, I pre-emptively add a bit of pre-mixed salt brine to the water every time I use an FRH. It can't hurt, it very often helps, and if the FRH is so degraded that even added salt won't help, you'll know it within seconds. As you may have noticed in the lecture, I use an old Visine bottle, which is ...
by RockyRaab
Wed Apr 22, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!
Replies: 65
Views: 88029

Re: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!

Last week was one new, one repeat. So is tonight's, if I read correctly. I will be there for both.
by RockyRaab
Sat Apr 18, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: News
Topic: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!
Replies: 65
Views: 88029

Re: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!

Because so many of you have not been able to watch, I promise to not reveal any (pun intended) spoilers.
by RockyRaab
Mon Apr 13, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: News
Topic: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!
Replies: 65
Views: 88029

Re: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!

For you then, it'll be a Newfoundseries, eh?
by RockyRaab
Sun Apr 12, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: News
Topic: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!
Replies: 65
Views: 88029

Re: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!

Keep tuning in, folks. There's a surprise coming. I'm sworn to secrecy, but you'll be amazed. It's a truly unique ration item.
by RockyRaab
Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!
Replies: 65
Views: 88029

Re: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!

REMINDER! Next two episodes tonight!
by RockyRaab
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: News
Topic: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!
Replies: 65
Views: 88029

Re: OldSmokey's History Channel TV Show!

Don't know which forum to put this in, so I'll say it here... Congratulations, Smokey! Those were two fine segments, both of you were great on camera, and the items were covered with just enough background and history to give context and meaning. Very well done, sir! On a personal note, I was most p...
by RockyRaab
Tue Mar 17, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: MREs
Topic: Price Gouging Due to COVID-19
Replies: 21
Views: 7529

Re: Price Gouging Due to COVID-19

I was in our local commissary last week. The MRE section was bare. Empty. Stripped. Not even a single Veggie Taco Pasta TOTM left.

Even before this recent madness, full MREs were edging up to over $10 each or $120+ a case.
by RockyRaab
Thu Mar 12, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!
Replies: 65
Views: 88029

Re: OldSmokey's History Channel TV Show!

I've seen the promos, but failed to notice the broadcast date. Worse, the show doesn't appear in SEARCH on my DirecTV menu. What gives? I watched Forged in Fire last night, and there definitely was no Smokey show. Edit to add: Found it via innanet search. It airs Wednesday March 25 at 10pm Eastern. ...
by RockyRaab
Thu Mar 12, 2020 2:53 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Oldsmokey's History Channel TV Show!
Replies: 65
Views: 88029

Re: OldSmokey's History Channel TV Show!

March 11th? You mean I missed it? DAMN!