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Get Your HAM Radio License In 7 Days

How To Get Your HAM Radio License In 7 Days In today’s world of instant communications via the internet and cell phones it is easy to forget that radio communications started it all. What most of us don’t realize is the amount of infrastructure on which today’s communications rely.  Behind every cellphone, tablet, and computer …

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50 MORE Survival Items You Forgot To Buy

50 MORE Survival Items You Forgot To Buy There’s an old Far Side comic that shows a married couple standing in a bomb shelter and a sky full of mushroom clouds directly above them. The shelter is filled with canned food, and the wife is yelling at the husband: “How many times did I say …

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How To Make An Every Day Carry Belt

How To Make An Every Day Carry (EDC) Belt Being able to have emergency preparedness equipment on you at all times is all good and said but in reality, carrying your EDC kit with you isn’t always an option. (meetings, traveling, vacations, etc) There are so many varieties of EDC kits available, from the big …

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60 Awesome Reasons to Get a Ham Radio

60 Awesome Reasons to Get a Ham Radio Ham radios are one of the most reliable ways of using and operating radio frequencies. Used by amateurs, they may not be the most high-tech of systems; however they get the message across where others cannot. Utilizing a ham radio can be an enjoyable and exciting experience, …

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Ten Cent Modification You Can Do to Double Your Radio’s Range

Ten Cent Modification You Can Do to Double Your Radio’s Range Just like anything in the world, radios only reach so far. Their frequencies can extend across vast spaces, depending on the transmitters and receivers that come with your radio. Obviously, when they reach farther, you can broadcast to a much larger audience, and when …

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How To Make A Pill Bottle Survival Kit

How To Make A Pill Bottle Survival Kit We all know that any survival kit is better than no kit at all, that’s why I love the Altoid tin survival kits and now my new favorite, the pill bottle survival kit. Unlike their big brother kits, the EDC bags, these little pill bottle survival kits …

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6 Awesome Baseball Bat Weapon Modifications

6 Awesome Baseball Bat Weapon Modifications Creek has done it again! He created 6 awesome baseball bat weapons and to be completely honest, I want to make every single one of them. If I had to pick a favorite would have to say # 4 called The Shard! Being able to think outside the box …

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20 Ways of Reusing Silica Gel Packets

20 Ways of Reusing Silica Gel Packets You Never Thought Of Since I was a kid, I have been throwing these little silica gel packets away. If I knew back then what I know now about silica gel, I would have a whole house full of these babies! In layman’s terms silica gel soaks up …

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10 Must Have Survival Tools (You Probably Already Own)

10 Must Have Survival Tools (You Probably Already Own) If a catastrophic event were to happen right this second and you were not prepared, chances are you have these 10 items in or around your home that could just save your life. I personally have all of these items and some of them I didn’t …

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10 Survival Items to Scavenge from Abandoned Vehicles

10 Survival Items to Scavenge from Abandoned Vehicles Looting, scavenging, call it what you will. When the SHTF, you might need to do a little scavenging. Scavenging after SHTF carries significant stigma, invoking your most dreaded nightmares. During man-made or natural disasters (including war), scavenging is a common occurrence. I have for a long time …

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