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How to Make a Forge and Start Hammering Metal

How to Make a Forge and Start Hammering Metal If SHTF and the world went to pot, having skills will definitely help you out in the world of barter and survival. Blacksmithing is one of the oldest still used skill s there is and it’s sad to say that not many of us actually know …

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How to Use Pool Shock to Purify Water

How to Use Pool Shock to Purify Water Many Preppers plan to use bleach for water purification, but bleach degrades over time, so it only has an effective shelf life of 6 months to a year. Dry High Test Hypochlorite (HTH) or pool shock has no shelf life, and its cheap – a one pound …

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12 Essential Survival Items Under $12

12 Essential Survival Items Under $12 Stocking up on prepper or survival gear can get expensive. Most of the time, if you go with the cheap versions of things, you get items that won’t work as advertised. That could be life-threatening in a survival situation. Imagine being stuck out in the middle of the wilderness …

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How to Build the Ultimate Survival Shotgun

How to Build the Ultimate Survival Shotgun Having items for survival at hand in any situation is obviously the ideal situation. What people don’t know is that you can place a lot of the 5 main categories, Water, Fire, Shelter, Signaling and Food in some of the weirdest places you can think of. The first being a shotgun. Think about this, …

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7 Ways to Store Water Discretely

7 Ways to Store Water Discretely Water is the source of all life here on earth, if you don’t have any stored and you have no way of procuring any then I am sorry to say this folks, you will die. You can only go 3 days with out water in a survival situation. Less …

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The Best Winter Crops and Cold-Hardy Foods To Grow

The Best Winter Crops and Cold-Hardy Foods To Grow With winter knocking on the door and in some northan/midwest states snow is already falling. So being pro active and want to continue to grow food well into the winter I went on the hunt for a great article on this. This will be my first …

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How To Disappear In The Wilderness: A Natural Camouflage Tutorial

How To Disappear In The Wilderness: A Natural Camouflage Tutorial Knowing how to disappear in the woods is a vital bit of survival knowledge we all think we can do until it’s time to actually do it. When I was in the army many years ago, they issue you camouflage paint to cover your face, …

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Free Car Emergency Kit List

 Free Car Emergency Kit List Most of us believe it or not do not have any kind of kit for emergencies in our car. I think the statistics is like 7% of Americans have an emergency kit for that just in case moment. I personally have a small tote I keep in the trunk of …

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How to Construct A Simple Boat

How to Construct A Simple Boat I wanted to share this tutorial with you because I think this is a subject we tend to forget about or do not even realize that having a boat could be a great alternative when bugging out If you live near a river, it makes sense to not get …

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The Best Bug Out Bags To Buy

The Best Bug Out Bags To Buy The first and most important item in every Bug Out Bag List is most likely the bag itself. It doesn’t take long to realize that looking for a bag to use for your bug out bag can be a daunting task.There are plenty of options and an exhaustible …

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