Jay (brian1789) wrote,

Last-minute errands

Have ordered el-cheapo satellite signal meters (apparently the $40 Eagle Aspen ones work more reliably with this hardware than do our $600 Birddog meter), as well as Kawasaki ATV ignition coils and a backup BGAN. Will be driving around Thursday, picking up all of these before heading northward on Friday.

Will also likely carry food as checked bags from Yellowknife-Resolute to save shipping costs... like we did ten years ago. The wholesaler sent an incomplete order up last Saturday, lacking any milk or eggs...

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