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Duct Tape Backpacking Pack

DIY Duct Tape Backpacking Pack Duct tape can save your ass in an emergency, this is a great example how you can make a strong reliable backpack to bug out if SHTF. If you find your self in a SHTF situation without a bug out bag or maybe you find your self in a situation …

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Build A Powerful Solar Generator From Old Solar Lights

Build A Powerful Solar Generator From Old Solar Lights Don’t throw away another old garden solar panel ever again! Use them and make powerful solar panels to charge your batteries and even get you off the grid. Have you got old solar lights from the garden laying around? I know I have about 10 right …

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Why You Shouldn’t Bury A Shipping Container Bunker Underground

Why You Shouldn’t Bury A Shipping Container Bunker Underground You could be risking your own life and wasting a lot of money if you bury one, incorrectly. You are probably thinking to your self, that’s bull crap.  Well after reading a few articles and watching quite a lot of videos if done incorrectly the shipping …

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DIY Solar Water Heater From Plastic Bottles

DIY Solar Water Heater From Plastic Bottles See how to make a solar water heater from plastic bottles and save on your water heating bill 🙂 Jose Alano is a retired mechanic that lives in Brazil. Jose invented a solar water heater from a pile of plastic bottles and cartons. This is great for the environment …

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108 DIY Shed Plans & Ideas That You Can Actually Build in Your Backyard

108 DIY Shed Plans & Ideas That You Can Actually Build in Your Backyard If you need a garage, storage to de-clutter your house, or an additional room for any purpose, building a shed is the answer. All you need is some space in your backyard, woods, basic DIY tools, and the right shed plans. …

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How To Grow And Make Your Own Cooking Oil

How To Grow And Make Your Own Cooking Oil Have you ever wondered if you could grow your own cooking oil at home? I know I have! I was surfing the internet and came across a great tutorial on how to grow and make cooking oil, if I am honest, it is really easy and …

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How To Get 2000 F Solar Power – Great For When SHTF

Solar is one of the best ways to cook if you lose power due to a storm, emergency, or even if the grid goes down. Even in the winter time! The problem is that unless you have a powerful system, it’s not very efficient, meaning you usually can’t cook very quickly or very much food …

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DIY Splash Pad – A Mini Water Park For Your Yard

DIY Splash Pad – A Mini Water Park For Your Yard This is a really cool, fun DIY project that the whole family can have great time putting together and then having some good old fashioned water fun. 🙂 Even the adults. Now that it’s (finally!) getting warmer, this is the perfect family project. Lauren …

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30 Skills to Build While You’re Preparing to Homestead

30 Skills to Build While You’re Preparing to Homestead There are many different skills you will need to be self sufficient and ready to homestead. If you’re don’t own that perfect piece of land yet, there is still time to start honing your skills in areas that will be advantageous when you finally get off …

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Popular Mechanics Best DIY Tips Ever

Popular Mechanics Best DIY Tips Ever How many times have you tried to hold a flashlight and something else, balancing them precariously, clutching it awkwardly in your teeth or trying to hang the light off of something just so to get some light on the subject? To set up a simple worklight, coil 12-gauge copper wire …

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