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Metal will hold great value in a collapse society. I think of things like coin money or shell casings. These could be incredibly valuable in a collapsed society. These are items that would be nearly impossible to find with any efficiency. If you fashioned your own metal detector you could have an easier go on your search. There are many other uses for a metal detector as well. This could be used to find survival caches as well depending on what you make them out of.
The process outlined requires some knowledge of electronics but if you have a survival metal detector it could add another level to your overall preparedness. In survival it will be the little advantages that make it work. This article is the first time I considered a metal detector for my survival arsenal. I like the idea!
Bonus: How to Make Pemmican, the Original Survival Food
Invented by the natives of North America pemmican was used by Indian scouts as well as early western explorers.
Native Americans spent a great deal of time on the go and depended on having portable, high-energy, highly nutritious, and filling foods that would last for long periods of time without refrigeration.
Pemmican is a portable, long-lasting, high-energy food. It's made of lean, dried meat that's crushed into powder and mixed with hot, rendered fat. This makes it one of the ultimate foods to have stockpiled for when SHTF or disaster strikes.
People really should avert their gaze from the modern survival thinking for just a bit and also look at how folks 150 years ago did it.
These guys were the last generation to practice basic things, for a living, that we call "survival skills" now.