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Preppers Need a Well Stocked Survival Medical Kit

Preppers Need a Well Stocked Survival Medical Kit Today we pretty much take for granted that we have access to medical supplies. Everything from aspirin to bandaging is only as far away as the grocery store. In the case of a more serious problem we can go in to see a doctor or even go …

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How Much Gear Should You Put In Your Bug Out Bag?

How Much Gear Should You Put In Your Bug Out Bag? The question of how much gear should be in a a but out bag has always been a contentious one. You can’t carry everything, and you’d have a hard time surviving if you didn’t carry anything (unless you’re Les Stroud or something). The answer as …

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14 DIY Projects for Wilderness Self-Reliance

14 DIY Projects for Wilderness Self-Reliance There are a lot of DIY projects for survival but not many for wilderness self-reliance… you will be impressed with these projects As the weather is getting better and the days are getting longer, we all have some more time to play with, If you are anything like me, you …

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10 Food Ideas for Your Bug Out Bag

10 Food Ideas for Your Bug Out Bag Are you confused as to what food to pack in your bug out bag? This 10 Food Ideas for Your Bug Out Bag article may just give you what you are looking for! I personally am lacking in the food department for my bug out bag! I know, …

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57 Bug Out Bag Gear Ideas You May Not Have Thought Of

57 Bug Out Bag Gear Ideas You May Not Have Thought Of Have you thought of everything for your bug out bag? This article will almost definitely give you at least one idea of what you should have in your bug out bag that you haven’t though of yet. Obviously, you need to have some …

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Almost unlimited power for your camping or bug out bag electronics

Have you ever been camping and had your flashlight run out in the middle of the night? What did you do? Here’s how to have almost unlimited power.

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Best Bug Out Bag Flashlight

Best Bug Out Bag Flashlight A flashlight is one of the most important items you can have on you in an emergency or just to find your way around after dark. Finding a good flashlight that isn’t expensive is pretty difficult sometimes though. Well I’ve found one for you. To be a great bug out bag flashlight, …

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Using a Fresnel Lens for a Backup Fire Starting Method

Using a Fresnel Lens for a Backup Fire Starting Method In a survival situation, starting a fire is one of the most important things you can do. It sterilizes water, cooks your food, can sterilize wounds or equipment,  and can give you light. It can keep you from getting hypothermia in a cold environment, and protects against …

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DIY Beer Bottle Cap Fishing Lures

DIY Beer Bottle Cap Fishing Lures Being able to catch your own food in an emergency situation is vital. Make fishing lures out of beer caps and have fish for dinner We may jest about this post but this may just mean the difference between starving and surviving. The basics of this project are pretty …

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The Importance Of A Get Home Bag And A Great Starting List

The Importance Of A Get Home Bag And A Great Starting List I am sharing this article as I know a lot of you are new to prepping or just looking if it’s something you could do. This artcle is actually from a new prepper who shares her get home bag with us all and …

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A Waterproofing Hack That Guarantees Fire

A Waterproofing Hack That Guarantees Fire   We all should know by now that fire is essential when it comes to survival. Without it we risk hypothermia, no way of boiling water to make it drinkable and in the worst case scenario, no fire to keep away predators at night. survivalsherpa has a great waterproofing hack that …

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Why You Need A Satellite Phone

Cell phones are actually quite limited, if the network gets to busy, you have no connection, also you are reliant on cell phone towers. Company’s say they have 98 percent coverage but that’s not always the truth. Check out this awesome article on why you need a satellite phone for your preps and maybe your …

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How To And Why You Need To Make A Solowheel Pack

How To And Why You Need To Make A Solowheel Pack This is a great project and I am so glad I found it and shared it with you folks! I have seen these in a catalog for 700 bucks! that is ridiculous, Why spend all of that money when you can make your own …

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Items to Avoid in Bug-Out Bags

  Photo-Credit By Naomi Broderick, prepper author with Protect Your Home, who serves up ADT in Phoenix, Arizona It’s amazing how much information you can find on what essentials you have to pack into your bug out bag, but very little on what you should avoid. Knowing what will inconvenience you is just as important as …

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How to Build a Yukon Portage Pack

  The Yukon pack, also known as a Hudson Bay Company Pack, makes use of basic camping materials to fashion a make-shift back pack. I have only recently come across this style of DIY backpack, I have seen backpacks made out of hoodies and jumpers etc but lets be realistic, if you use a tarp as …

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