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12 Survival Hacks Using Just Leaves

12 Survival Hacks Using Just Leaves When in a survival situation pretty much anything and everything can be upcycled into something that can aide you in surviving. Over at willowhavenoutdoor.com Creek shows us 12 survival hacks that we can use just by using leaves. Obviously in winter this will be a little harder to achieve but …

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How To Make A Solar ICE Maker

How To Make A Solar ICE Maker In the unlikely event of a power outage wouldn’t it be great to relax and stay cool, knowing you have other options? I found a great website that shows us a simple solar-powered ice maker setup that will let you keep food and drinks chilled with ice, even …

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How To Make A Solar Water Distiller

How To Make A Solar Water Distiller Learn how to make a solar water distiller and have clean drinking water in an emergency situation. I think making a solar water distiller will not only give you peace of mind you can make clean drinking water from tainted water sources in an emergency but also having …

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DIY All in One Portable Solar Power Unit

DIY All in One Portable Solar Power Unit: 220V + 12V + 5V + Automatic Battery Charge! This awesome DIY All in One Portable Solar Power Unit is capable of 220V, 12V + 5V in a convenient briefcase sized holder. Lets be honest, if you take one look at the photo, you know this is gonna …

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DIY Solar-Powered Mosquito Birth Control

DIY Solar-Powered Mosquito Birth Control See how this $10 solar powered mosquito birth control could help your homestead and keep you free from the pests. I think I can across this amazing DIY project today and I wanted to share it with you. Mosquitoes really suck. No pun intended , they spread dangerous and deadly diseases …

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The Perigee Power 401 Renewable Portable Solar Power Generator

The Perigee Power 401 Renewable Portable Solar Power Generator The 401 “Carry-On” is a portable power system that produces household electricity for products rated at 600 watts or less. A clean and quiet alternative to a generator, the 401 “Carry-On” integrates a 42Ah battery (additional battery supported via interconnect) with a 600-watt pure sine wave …

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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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DIY Portable Solar Power Unit For Camping Or Emergencies

DIY Portable Solar Power Unit For Camping Or Emergencies Having electricity is a huge convenience, even if you’re camping. Not only can it charge electronics you can use for critical equipment, it can make things more comfortable. Having a small power unit can help you run an emergency radio, run the lights around your camp, …

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Top 10 DIY Solar Projects Anyone Can Do

Top 10 DIY Solar Projects Anyone Can Do Summer is here… 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 …

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Almost unlimited power for your camping or bug out bag electronics

Have you ever been camping and had your flashlight run out in the middle of the night? What did you do? Here’s how to have almost unlimited power.

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How To Make A Solar Shrub

How To Make A Solar Shrub See how to make this cool solar shrub and never worry about having a dead phone again while outside in the garden or camping. I know, this looks freaking awesome right? I saw this and had to share it with you. How many times have you been in your …

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Build a Small Solar Solution, With a Budget of $150 (Guide and Video)

Build a Small Solar Solution, With a Budget of $150 (Guide and Video) This small solar solution may be all you need to charge your  electric devices if the power goes out! For around $150 this is worth a bookmark and a share to tell your friends about! Solar is confusing and I will admit …

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Passive and Active House Cooling 101

Passive and Active House Cooling 101 Passive and Active House Cooling can save you lots of money over a year, AC is expensive and some of us still have no access or can’t afford to run it in the hot summer months! This is a great topic that we preparedness folk tend not to cover …

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Simple DIY Solar Panel Or Cooker Sun Tracker Made From A Clock

Simple DIY Solar Panel Or Cooker Sun Tracker Made From A Clock Stop turning your solar panels or your solar cookers with this easy to build sun tracker made from a clock. This is probably the simplest sun tracker you can find on the internet. All you need is an old large clock mechanism, you …

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DIY Waterproof Solar Charger

DIY Waterproof Solar Charger This neat little Waterproof Solar Charger is a great preparedness project to ensure you have power come rain or sunshine Here in Nebraska we get a lot of spring storms and with these storms comes a lot of heavy rain. This is all good for the garden but if you were hiking …

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