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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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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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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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How To Store Fresh Eggs Without Refrigeration Up 9 Months

How To Store Fresh Eggs Without Refrigeration Up 9 Months Store eggs without refrigeration like we did back in the day! Some say the eggs taste better when kept this way. Wanna give it a try? I already do this and will never go back to refrigerating my eggs again! We have been duped all …

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30+ Dry Mix Recipes To Stockpile

30+ Dry Mix Recipes To Stockpile Dry mixes are a great way to be prepared, they are ready measured and ready to go, just add water etc. This is a great frugal project too as you can save lots of money of you buy in bulk and make a big batch. I spent last weekend …

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How And Why To Make Activated Charcoal

How And Why To Make Activated Charcoal Knowing how to make activated charcoal is great knowledge to have! There are several benefits and uses of this, but the uses for survival are what we are interested in today Did you know that  it can be given to poison victims to absorb the poison before it does …

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How To Make A Solar Cooking Jar & Split Pea and Potato Soup Recipe

How To Make A Solar Cooking Jar If you are a lone wolf or have a limited budget and a solar oven is to expensive or to bulky for a bug out, then I have a simple small solution that’s easy to make and easy to carry. THE SOLAR COOKING JAR. This is so easy …

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