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12 Different Ways to Hang a Hammock

12 Different Ways to Hang a Hammock If you’re ever in a situation where you’re moving from place to place and can’t always find shelter, you’ll appreciate having several bedding options. One great choice is a hammock. Hammocks are light and easily portable. They also mean you don’t have to sleep on the ground and …

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How To Make a Solar Powered Radio

How To Make a Solar Powered Radio There are many practical uses for solar power energy that is portable, particularly when SHTF. Building a DIY solar powered radio is not difficult, and it’s an extremely useful item to have on hand in the event of a disaster. And no batteries required! You can buy a …

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35 Reasons Coffee Filters are Survival Multitaskers

35 Reasons Coffee Filters are Survival Multitaskers The simple coffee filter is not so simple when it comes to survival! There are numerous uses beyond the obvious filtering that can help make a SHTF situation go from absolutely awful to not-so-bad. How is that possible you ask? Here are just a few uses for this …

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15 Wonderful Uses for Witch Hazel

15 Wonderful Uses for Witch Hazel These 15 awesome uses for witch hazel will make you want to grow it process it and stockpile it… Or is that just me. 🙂 Most drug stores and online pharmacies carry witch hazel in one form or another but be sure to get 100% natural witch hazel. I …

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17 Lost Survival Skills Your Ancestors Had

17 Lost Survival Skills Your Ancestors Had Prepping to survive after a major disaster is so much more than stockpiling supplies. If we ever face an end-of-the-world-as-we-know-it scenario, we’re going to need much more than supplies if we want to rebuild society. We’re going to need skills. Farming, blacksmithing, woodworking… These types of skills were …

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How to Pick a Lock

How to Pick a Lock Like most people, you probably think that lock picking is something that requires expensive equipment and years of experience. But this couldn’t be further from the truth. The fact is that you can begin picking simple locks with a $15 lock pick set and a few hours of practice. You …

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How To Build A Survival Tarp Shelter In 2 Minutes

 How To Build A Survival Tarp Shelter In 2 Minutes This method can be done anywhere and doesn’t need trees or cordage. The other reason I like it is because it has a floor, roof AND sides and an opening for the warmth of the campfire. The stakes and poles can easily be replaced with …

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40 Flicks for Prepper Movie Night

40 Flicks for Prepper Movie Night

40 Flicks for Prepper Movie Night Preppers love a good disaster movie. Whether it’s a zombie apocalypse, an earthquake the likes of which the world has never seen, or a fast-moving global pandemic, nothing gets the “what if” juices flowing like a prepper movie about the things we all prep strive to be ready for. …

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Top 10 DIY Solar Projects Anyone Can Do

Top 10 DIY Solar Projects Anyone Can Do See how these Top 10 DIY Solar Projects Anyone Can Do, can save you money and help you out in an emergency too. I have been looking for good solar DIY projects for a while now and I found a great website that have 10 awesome DIY projects …

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How To Turn Garbage Into A Shelter

How To Turn Garbage Into A Shelter If SHTF and you need a shelter. Look towards the trash and you could find a wealth of building material. Inspired by good people that actually help build these tiny shelters for the homeless, we all could take some advice and build one for a bug out location. …

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