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United States Marine Corps – Winter Survival Course Handbook

When we decide to take a closer look at prepping and survival we dont have to start from scratch. So many preppers try to forge a new path or ignore the path that has been premade for them. Its a strange thing. 

When we decide to take a closer look at prepping and survival we don’t have to start from scratch. So many preppers try to forge a new path or ignore the path that has been premade for them. It’s a …

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Dumpster Diving as an Urban Survival Food Strategy

Dumpster Diving as an Urban Survival Food Strategy — People dumpster dive now to make ends meat, so this in all reality isn't as gross as you may think. If SHTF many of us will be doing this, you may tell yourself, "I will never do this" but honestly, you will.

We are living through a scenario where food is in abundance like something from a fairy tale. If you told anyone from the 1800’s and back about this era and its food production they wouldn’t believe you. You know, food …

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Critical Items Needed for Survival Shelters And Home

We often miss or overlook critical items needed when prepping. Its because there are very few roadmaps that are tailored to you. Prepping for your situation, your threat and your environment are very unique. 

We often miss or overlook critical items needed when prepping. Its because there are very few roadmaps that are tailored to you. Prepping for your situation, your threat and your environment are very unique.  There are so many lists going …

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How To Monitor Real Time U.S. Radiation Levels Online

How To Monitor Real Time U.S. Radiation Levels Online - These maps are just to give you a basic idea of the environment in the U.S. if you really want to invest in radiation monitoring in case of a disaster, dirty bomb attack, or full scale nuclear war, then you need to buy a personal radiation detector or Geiger counter.

U.S. Radiation Levels Online.. Never be in the dark again! Nuclear radiation is obviously nothing to take lightly and there are ways to measure and determine if there are dangerous levels of radiation in the area. These are great websites …

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Run Your Dryer on Free Energy – Easy $$ Savings

Run Your Dryer on Free Energy - Easy $$ Savings - This has to be one of the coolest DIY projects I have seen in a while. Who doesn't like FREE energy.

This has to be one of the coolest DIY projects I have seen in a while. Who doesn’t like FREE energy. After reading this instructable article, I need to do this to my dryer and make use of the solar heater …

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How to Build Inexpensive Basement Storage Shelves

How to Build Inexpensive Basement Storage Shelves - This storage could be made to fit any room but the most obviously place is a basement, if you have one. Read on to see the tutorial which has a lot of pics to help you along the way!

Having room to store your preps is always going to be a tough one. Shelving and storage is expensive and could cost in the hundreds if not considerably more. My family and I have a small house and we have plenty …

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98 Free Shed Plans and Free Do It Yourself Building Guides

98 Free Shed Plans and Free Do It Yourself Building Guides - The great thing about building your own shed is you can used reclaimed wood and materials. Pallets are easy and almost all the time free on Craigslist (make sure you only get "HT" heat treated) just separate all the wood on the pallet and before you know it you will have amassed a great pile of reclaimed wood.

Get busy in the garden and have the shed of your dreams. Browse through 98 free shed plans & free DIY building guides. Who doesn’t like looking at FREE plans? I know I do…. As you all may know I …

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How To Make a Powerful Modern DIY HDTV Antenna

How To Make a Powerful Modern DIY HDTV Antenna - Save a ton of money year over year by building your own HDTV antenna. Stock up on food or prepper gear with the money you save.

Are you paying hundreds of dollars a month for cable or satellite TV? Chances are you probably are. Or, are you struggling to pay for TV and can’t afford to buy a HDTV Ariel?  Sit back and think about this… …

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55 FREE Survival Downloads and Handbooks

55 Survival Downloads and Handbooks - I have all of these articles downloaded on my computer and some day soon I will print these all out for when SHTF. Subjects include Pioneering, SHTF, Engineering, Urban Gardening, Defense, and more.

You can’t beat FREE. I have all of these articles downloaded on my computer in PDF and hopefully someday printed (need a free printer tho lol) … The downloads and handbooks are top notch by great authors and institutions. They are definitely worth your …

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16 Foods You Can Regrow From Scraps

16 Foods You Can Regrow From Scraps - Become self sufficient and save a lot of cash by regrowing food from your scraps today! I do this all year round. I have literally saved thousands over years that I have been doing this!

Become self sufficient and save a lot of cash by regrowing food from your scraps today! I do this all year round. I have literally saved thousands over years that I have been doing this! I have tried this with …

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