Category Archive: SHTF

Tools You May Need To Have When SHTF

Tools You May Need To Have When SHTF I think this is a subject we do not touch on often enough. If S… really did hit the fan and we lost power our electric tools would be rendered useless. In a life when everything is going to hell and back all around us, properties, cars, …

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Those Emergency Blankets You Love Suck

Those Mylar Emergency Blankets You Love Actually Suck You’ve all seen them: those silver, compact emergency blankets that are about a buck and could supposedly save your life in a crisis. You may even have a half dozen packed in your bug out bag. They suck, according to graywolf. After reading his article I may have to reconsider using …

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10 Essential OTC Medications to Stockpile

10 Essential OTC Medications to Stockpile Most of the following drugs were actually prescription medications when first released. (In higher dosages, several still are.) Although other OTC drugs are worth considering, these ten have been selected due to their ready availability, affordability, safety in both adults and children, and multi-use potential. Used alone or in …

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14 Amazing Uses For Witch Hazel You Never Thought Of

14 Amazing Uses For Witch Hazel You Never Thought Of These 14 awesome uses for witch hazel will make you want to grow it process it and stockpile it… Or is that just me lol. Most drug stores and online pharmacies carry witch hazel in one form or another but be sure to get 100% natural …

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How To Make a Penny Battery

How To Make a Penny Battery See how to make a penny battery today and always have a quick source of power in an emergency. Perfect for small projets like powering a small clock or LED’s. I will start off by saying… obviously, this is not going to be powering anything significant, but I want …

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Ten Essential OTC Medications to Stockpile

Ten Essential OTC Medications to Stockpile Most of the following drugs were actually prescription medications when first released. (In higher dosages, several still are.) Although other OTC drugs are worth considering, these ten have been selected due to their ready availability, affordability, safety in both adults and children, and multi-use potential. Used alone or in …

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7 Different Ways To Naturally Preserve Foods

7 Different Ways To Naturally Preserve Foods Knowing how to preserve food can make all the difference in the world to your long term survival plan. When you think of preserving foods I bet you think of dehydrating, or freezing the food. Did you know that there are at least 7 different “natural” ways of preserving …

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50 Things You Should Stop Buying & Start Making

50 Things You Should Stop Buying & Start Making We all spend a small fortune at the grocery store weekly and to be brutally honest, I am sick and tired of it. I can never get ahead when it comes to saving money because it seems like every time I go tot the store the …

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How To Turn Any Bike Into An Electric Bike

How To Turn Any Bike Into An Electric Bike This is a cool project for anyone to undertake. It’s pretty simple once you read over the instructable and has many great informative photos and instructions showing and telling you what to do. I would take this once step further tho and make a full size …

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44 Fantastic Uses of Paracord for Prepping and Survival

44 Fantastic Uses of Paracord for Prepping and Survival These 44 Fantastic Uses of Paracord for Prepping and Survival could just save your life! Paracord is worth it’s weight in gold! If you ask any survivalist or outdoorsman you will get that answer! 550 paracord is named 550 because inside the outer coating is 7 strands of …

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