It's not as easy as mixing powder. You do need alcohol.Tigerstripe said:ok we can melt lead and mold bullets, any thoughts on powder and primers, besides stocking up
will the old, salt peter(potasium nitrate) sulfer and sugar or charcoal combo make anything like what could be used in a brass cartridge?
hey it would be great if you could post all your finding(herbal,anti biotics etc.) i'd sure like to know more about herbal medC_Carson said:I've been learning about herbal remedies, like how to make salves, tinctures, stop bleeding, infections, swelling, etc. It's really neat. I've also been learning how to make things like deodorant, toothpaste, lip balm, cologne/perfume, lotions, hand sanitizer, and making my own shampoo.
I don't consider myself to be the Earth commune hippy type, but I do like knowing what I'm putting on or in my body, and not absorbing dangerous chemicals. And it's great knowledge to have, SHTF or not. Although, if such a situation does happen, I won't have ready access to some of the more exotic ingredients That's the only down side so far.