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Turn Any Stick Into an Axe With This Multi-Tool Chopping Blade

Turn Any Stick Into an Axe With This Multi-Tool Chopping Blade I have to say this multi-tool chopping blade could come in very handy in an emergency situation. I think any item, big or small is worth way more to me if it has more than one use! Imagine you are camping or hiking maybe …

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9 Things To Do To Prepare For Hard Times

9 Things To Do To Prepare For Hard Times Being truly prepared is more than just stocking up on beans, rice, and toilet paper. You cannot just go to the store and buy a bucket of food, another bucket of first aid supplies, and a couple survival books then declare yourself prepared for emergencies. When …

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5 Pieces of Advice for the Newbie Homesteader/Prepper

5 Pieces of Advice for the Newbie Homesteader/Prepper Prepping and homesteading have largely been romanticized by the media and don’t really get into ‘the dirt’ of what it takes to live these kinds of lifestyles. There are lots of companies out there who offer ‘free’ advice for the newbie while trying to sell them something, too. When …

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Grain House Bins as Alternative Small Housing?

Grain House Bins as Alternative Small Housing? I’m pretty sure this could work for my family and I. From a distance they will look like a regular old grain bin and because of that if SHTF people may just move on by. As a regular tiny house this would work really well too. The bins …

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How To Blend In – 5 Tips From A Federal Agent

How To Blend In – 5 Tips From A Federal Agent There are many occasions where you may need to either not be noticed, or be able to notice someone trying to not be noticed. There are a few tricks that may help. Whether you’re traveling overseas in an area that has a high crime …

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7 Free Solar Water Heating System Designs

7 Free Solar Water Heating System Designs The integral collector/storage is the simplest and historically oldest type of solar water heating system.  Paint a tank black, put it in a big crate, insulate it on all sides except the one covered by glass or plastic, and point it at the sun. Water in the tank is …

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How To Make An Amazing Rain Barrel System

How To Make An Amazing Rain Barrel System See how to Make An Amazing Rain Barrel System and have a great looking water catchment system and best of all, FREE, natural water to water your garden. I have something similar to this, I use a gutter-less rain catchment system, here is the article if you want …

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How To Dehydrate Milk For Long Term Food Storage

How To Dehydrate Milk For Long Term Food Storage Save a lot of money and dehydrate your own milk. It’s very easy to do and actually quite satisfying. This is a great project if you want to store milk long term. Liquid milk goes off very quickly and without refrigeration your milk would be off …

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15 Questions To Ask Before The Power Goes Out

15 Questions To Ask Before The Power Goes Out It’s hard to overstate most people’s reliance on the power grid. They need it literally every second of every day–to do their jobs, to make their food, to keep them warm (or cool) while they sleep. But this increasing reliance on power is making people more …

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Solar Powered Bike That Could Get You Out Of Dodge

Solar Powered Bike That Could Get You Out Of Dodge This solar powered bike could get your ass out of dodge and without the sound of a gas engine this quiet beast could be your saving grace. I have been toying with the idea of a second vehicle for my prepping for years. I just …

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