EPISODE 251 DIY CAR CARE

Today i talk about diy car care. I talk about not getting ripped off by the shop when you take your car in.

I talk about the benefits of having some basic knowledge which will help you tell the mechanic whats wrong so he can better diagnose the vehicle.

I mention the benefit of having a service manual even if you never plan on fixing your own vehicle. I talk about saving money by cross referencing manufacturer part numbers and buying aftermarket parts and fluids.

I talk about the benefits of owning an engine code scanner. There are benefits of being able to read your engine codes and have an indication of whats wrong before you take your vehicle to the shop. I give a recommendation of which type of code scanner i would buy which is Here. This one is the current one i use for all of my vehicles.

You can buy my old code scanner which does obd 1&2 Here.

Here are a couple of repair videos i made.

 

Also check out our friends at zulusurvival.com It is a newer survival site with well written articles on survival and preparedness written by Lee Morgan , a very active member of our community. I can say with all confidence Lee probably has the most researched articles around. He is an animal when it comes to research!!  Go check his site out !!

We also have Gardening in 2 minutes with Holly and Joey Baird from the Wisconsin vegetable gardener.com so please check them out !!

If you think this episode was worth 60 cents consider joining the lost skills podcast workshop here and help support the show. Also there are over 200 pdf’s in the members area ,as well as discounts to 5 supporting members on the great products that they offer.

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We now have a forum up and running!!!!! Please stop by and check it out , we don’t have a lot on there yet but we wanted to have a place where everyone can share their ideas on prepping and diy. Also please thank Steve for his hard work when you get there . You can visit the forum here http://lostskillspodcast.com/forum/ or by going to my site and looking for the forum page.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff at lostskillspodcast.com . Stop by and visit my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/lostskillspodcast or comment on my web page. Also feel free to comment in the show notes. I hope you all like today’s show and thank you for listening,

JEFF

EPISODE 247 OFF GRID SEPTIC SYSTEMS

Todays episode is on off grid septic systems. This episode is inspired by the video on the gravity fed sink that James from survivalpunk.com uploaded on youtube. check it out below

There are many places you may want an off grid septic system such as at a hunting camp, your bug out location, or at a tiny house you have on your off grid property. I talk about the different ways that you can construct off grid septic systems.

Here is the disclaimer: 

Off grid septic systems should be built at your own risk !!! Off grid septic systems usually are not legal !!! And i am not responsible for any thing that happens when building any of the off grid septic systems i talk about in today’s episode.

Also check out our friends at zulusurvival.com It is a newer survival site with well written articles on survival and preparedness written by Lee Morgan , a very active member of our community. I can say with all confidence Lee probably has the most researched articles around. He is an animal when it comes to research!!  Go check his site out !!

We also have Gardening in 2 minutes with Holly and Joey Baird from the Wisconsin vegetable gardener.com so please check them out !!

If you think this episode was worth 60 cents consider joining the lost skills podcast workshop here and help support the show. Also there are over 200 pdf’s in the members area ,as well as discounts to 5 supporting members on the great products that they offer.

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We now have a forum up and running!!!!! Please stop by and check it out , we don’t have a lot on there yet but we wanted to have a place where everyone can share their ideas on prepping and diy. Also please thank Steve for his hard work when you get there . You can visit the forum here http://lostskillspodcast.com/forum/ or by going to my site and looking for the forum page.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff at lostskillspodcast.com . Stop by and visit my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/lostskillspodcast or comment on my web page. Also feel free to comment in the show notes. I hope you all like today’s show and thank you for listening,

JEFF

EPISODE-246 GRAVITY FED SINKS

Today’s episode is on gravity fed sinks.  A gravity fed sink is very common on off grid properties where you cant run power or don’t have the capacity to power a well pump without a generator. I thought about this more after i saw the video on the gravity fed sink that James from survivalpunk.com uploaded on youtube. check it out below

I also have a version of this i made for in my garage that you can see below

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Listen into today’s show and listen in to my thoughts on a diy gravity fed sink for your off grid properties.

Also check out our friends at zulusurvival.com It is a newer survival site with well written articles on survival and preparedness written by Lee Morgan , a very active member of our community. I can say with all confidence Lee probably has the most researched articles around. He is an animal when it comes to research!!  Go check his site out !!

We also have Gardening in 2 minutes with Holly and Joey Baird from the Wisconsin vegetable gardener.com so please check them out !!

If you think this episode was worth 60 cents consider joining the lost skills podcast workshop here and help support the show. Also there are over 200 pdf’s in the members area ,as well as discounts to 5 supporting members on the great products that they offer.

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We now have a forum up and running!!!!! Please stop by and check it out , we don’t have a lot on there yet but we wanted to have a place where everyone can share their ideas on prepping and diy. Also please thank Steve for his hard work when you get there . You can visit the forum here http://lostskillspodcast.com/forum/ or by going to my site and looking for the forum page.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff at lostskillspodcast.com . Stop by and visit my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/lostskillspodcast or comment on my web page. Also feel free to comment in the show notes. I hope you all like today’s show and thank you for listening,

JEFF

 

 

EPISODE-239 BASIC FIREARM SKILLS

Sorry i haven’t had an episode out in a while guys, I had a lot going on around here and i didn’t have time to edit and upload podcasts like i wanted to. The bummer is now i am all caught up and now i am having technical issues with the site and i cant get it to let me upload more than 25% of a podcast.So i didnt want to let you go with out a podcast any longer so i am posting an old episode. This episode is originally episode 31. I know the audio is going to be crappy but like i said i cant upload anything so i cant even re edit the episode and re upload it. Anyway i hope you stick with me till i get this figured out and i hope you enjoy this podcast from my first year of podcasting.

Today i discuss how to inspect a gun when you are buying it and how to sight in a rifle . I discuss what to look for as far as finish of a rifle and things to check when looking over the mechanical parts .If you are ever in doubt a bout a rifle you should always refer to a gunsmith is you are not 100% sure on something .This is meant to be a guide to help you weed out the crappy firearms from the better ones . I also discuss how to sight in a rifle scope without a boresighter, which is becoming a lost art nowadays. I also discuss how to adjust open sights on a rifle .

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Also check out our friends at zulusurvival.com It is a newer survival site with well written articles on survival and preparedness written by Lee Morgan , a very active member of our community. I can say with all confidence Lee probably has the most researched articles around. He is an animal when it comes to research!!  Go check his site out !!

If you think this episode was worth 60 cents consider joining the lost skills podcast workshop here and help support the show. Also there are over 200 pdf’s in the members area ,as well as discounts to 5 supporting members on the great products that they offer.

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We now have a forum up and running!!!!! Please stop by and check it out , we don’t have a lot on there yet but we wanted to have a place where everyone can share their ideas on prepping and diy. Also please thank Steve for his hard work when you get there . You can visit the forum here http://lostskillspodcast.com/forum/ or by going to my site and looking for the forum page.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff at lostskillspodcast.com . Stop by and visit my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/lostskillspodcast or comment on my web page. Also feel free to comment in the show notes. I hope you all like today’s show and thank you for listening,

JEFF

 

EPISODE 238 SURVIVAL BOOKS

Today’s episode is on survival books. My definition of survival books may be different than yours though. My definition of a survival book is a book that has anything in it that can teach you skills that you need to survive. It could be a book on solar power,fishing,hunting,trapping, general building or electrical wiring.  Having these skills are an important part of any diyers skill set. Listen in today to hear more of my thoughts on survival books .

Also check out our friends at zulusurvival.com It is a newer survival site with well written articles on survival and preparedness written by Lee Morgan , a very active member of our community. I can say with all confidence Lee probably has the most researched articles around. He is an animal when it comes to research!!  Go check his site out !!

If you think this episode was worth 60 cents consider joining the lost skills podcast workshop here and help support the show. Also there are over 200 pdf’s in the members area ,as well as discounts to 5 supporting members on the great products that they offer.

LSPWorkshop-Logo-2015-08-18_Red

We now have a forum up and running!!!!! Please stop by and check it out , we don’t have a lot on there yet but we wanted to have a place where everyone can share their ideas on prepping and diy. Also please thank Steve for his hard work when you get there . You can visit the forum here http://lostskillspodcast.com/forum/ or by going to my site and looking for the forum page.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff at lostskillspodcast.com . Stop by and visit my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/lostskillspodcast or comment on my web page. Also feel free to comment in the show notes. I hope you all like today’s show and thank you for listening,

JEFF

EPISODE-208 KNOWING YOUR VEHICLE BASICS

Today’s episode is on knowing your vehicle. today i give you some of my thoughts on knowing your vehicle so you can save money and not get ripped off at the shop.

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We now have a forum up and running!!!!! Please stop by and check it out , we don’t have a lot on there yet but we wanted to have a place where everyone can share their ideas on prepping and diy. Also please thank Steve for his hard work when you get there . You can visit the forum here http://lostskillspodcast.com/forum/ or by going to my site and looking for the forum page.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff at lostskillspodcast.com . Stop by and visit my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment on my web page. Also feel free to comment in the show notes. I hope you all like today’s show and thank you for listening,

JEFF

EPISODE 206 HOW TO START YOUR OWN PODCAST PART 2

Hello everyone,

Today’s episode is part 2 on how to start your own podcast.  Why start your own podcast you say ? That’s an easy one. I think everyone should have your own podcast to tell their story. everyone has a story . Also having a podcast can be an outlet for your passion. Everyone has something they love, some people have many things that they love like i do. I have Diy, survival , prepping and bushcraft. In today’s episode i tell you everything i use in producing this podcast . The best part is everything i share with you is almost free. The only thing i recommend is paying for the hosting!everything else i use is free.Hope you guys like this episode and if you have any questions please feel free to e mail me.

We now have a forum up and running!!!!! Please stop by and check it out , we don’t have a lot on there yet but we wanted to have a place where everyone can share their ideas on prepping and diy. Also please thank Steve for his hard work when you get there . You can visit the forum here http://lostskillspodcast.com/forum/ or by going to my site and looking for the forum page.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff at lostskillspodcast.com . Stop by and visit my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment on my web page. Also feel free to comment in the show notes. I hope you all like today’s show and thank you for listening,

JEFF

EPISODE-205 HOW TO START YOUR OWN PODCAST

Hello everyone,

Today’s episode is on how to start your own podcast.  Why start your own podcast you say ? That’s an easy one. I think everyone should have your own podcast to tell their story. everyone has a story . Also having a podcast can be an outlet for your passion. Everyone has something they love, some people have many things that they love like i do. I have Diy, survival , prepping and bushcraft. In today’s episode i tell you everything i use in producing this podcast . The best part is everything i share with you is almost free. The only thing i recommend is paying for the hosting!everything else i use is free.Hope you guys like this episode and if you have any questions please feel free to e mail me.

We now have a forum up and running!!!!! Please stop by and check it out , we don’t have a lot on there yet but we wanted to have a place where everyone can share their ideas on prepping and diy. Also please thank Steve for his hard work when you get there . You can visit the forum here http://lostskillspodcast.com/forum/ or by going to my site and looking for the forum page.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff at lostskillspodcast.com . Stop by and visit my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment on my web page. Also feel free to comment in the show notes. I hope you all like today’s show and thank you for listening,

JEFF

EPISODE-204 COOL PROJECTS

Hello everyone,

Today’s episode is going to be on some cool projects i found that i wanted to talk about. I don’t know when i will find time to work on them but i figured you guys may want to hear about them.

We also have Gardening in 2 minutes with Holly and Joey Baird from the Wisconsin vegetable gardener.com so please check them out !!

We now have a forum up and running!!!!! Please stop by and check it out , we don’t have a lot on there yet but we wanted to have a place where everyone can share their ideas on prepping and diy. Also please thank Steve for his hard work when you get there . You can visit the forum here http://lostskillspodcast.com/forum/ or by going to my site and looking for the forum page.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff at lostskillspodcast.com . Stop by and visit my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment on my web page. Also feel free to comment in the show notes. I hope you all like today’s show and thank you for listening,

JEFF

EPISODE-199 5 ESSENTIAL TOOLS FOR THE WORKSHOP

Hello everyone

Today’s episode is going to be on the 5 essential tools for your workshop. This is just a list of the 5 tools i think a person should have in their home workshop. They are in no particular order, just as i thought of them. Listen in for my thoughts today !

We also have Gardening in 2 minutes with Holly and Joey Baird from the Wisconsin vegetable gardener.com so please check them out !!

We now have a forum up and running!!!!! Please stop by and check it out , we don’t have a lot on there yet but we wanted to have a place where everyone can share their ideas on prepping and diy. Also please thank Steve for his hard work when you get there . You can visit the forum here http://lostskillspodcast.com/forum/ or by going to my site and looking for the forum page.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff at lostskillspodcast.com . Stop by and visit my Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment on my web page. Also feel free to comment in the show notes. I hope you all like today’s show and thank you for listening,

JEFF