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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 Make Cheese from Powdered Milk

How to Make Cheese from Powdered Milk As a prepper I have buckets and buckets of powdered milk stored. Many of us hate the taste of powdered milk, I on the other hand love it :). Its cheaper to buy this bulk and store it in a 5 gallon bucket, then you can not only …

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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 Make a Quickie Survival Bow from a Sapling

How to Make a Quickie Survival Bow from a Sapling When the SHTF and you run out of ammo or you want to hunt silently making your own bow is a fantastic alternative to guns and knives. A quickie bow is a fast-made bow for immediate use in a survival situation. It is carved from a sapling …

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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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How To Grow Your Own Antibacterial Bandages

How To Grow Your Own Antibacterial Bandages This is truly the best plant / herb you can grow in your garden. Lamb’s ear is easy to grow, easy to transplant and has a ton of uses some of you may not know. For centuries, hunters and soldiers have used Lamb’s Ear leaves as a field …

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5 Fishing Techniques to Ensure Your Survival

5 Fishing Techniques to Ensure Your Survival Fish are a nearly perfect source of nutrition and in a long-term (or even a short-term) survival situation, they are not that difficult to obtain. First of all, dispel all notions that this article might have some cuddly or eco-conscious feel to it. While I can respect, and …

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Tracking And Counter Tracking 101

Tracking And Counter Tracking 101 Tracking and counter tracking are very important skills to know, you don’t have to be a 20 year expert at tracking to know what your looking for. I found a great article that goes over the basics and maybe into intermediate tracking information. Its printer friendly so please, print it …

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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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