Category: Solar


22 Ways to Reuse an Altoids Tin

22 New & Awesome Ways to Reuse an Altoids Tin - There is also the satisfaction that comes from reusing an ordinary object for something else entirely, saving money and recycling to boot. I made a small survival kit that I still carry around with me on a daily basis.

There is also the satisfaction that comes from reusing an ordinary object for something else entirely. Grandpa’s old motto of “use it up, wear it out, make it do, or do without” still resonates. Great for a bug out bag …

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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 - Using a sun tracker can improve the performance of your solar panel or solar cooker up to 50%... That's a great percentage increase. If you were in a SHTF situation, that figure could mean the difference between a fully cooked meal and a fully charged battery

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 …

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Massive Survival & Preparedness Printable PDF Collection

Massive Survival & Preparedness Printable PDF Collection - Print out a this massive collection of PDF files as reference for a possible SHTF scenario, and keeping it in a nice safe spot. A single printed survival manual may save you or a loved one at some future date.

Let’s say you weren’t paying attention to great sites like SHTFPreparedness.com, owned little or no books on preparedness and survival and let’s face it, wanted to learn some new skills quickly because you were caught entirely with your pants down when …

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DIY Portable Solar Generator

DIY Portable Solar Generator - Solar power for a SHTF situation is going to be essential. Spend a little on materials (no where near as much as the solar companies charge) and you could be saving money and living more self reliant in no time.

What would you do if the lights went out…for good? Sure, we don’t need electricity to survive, but how many things have you forgotten how to do without it? What skills did your great-grandparents utilize to live without technology? Solar …

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How to get 2000 Degrees Solar Power – Great For When SHTF

How to get 2000 Degrees Solar Power - This can purify water, instantly start a fire, melt metal, cook food and even melt concrete.

This can purify water, instantly start a fire, melt metal, cook food and even melt concrete…..This can melt a padlock if you needed to get in somewhere too … just saying. This is made from a simple lens called a Fresnel lens… …

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Best Batteries for Emergency Preparedness

Best Batteries for Emergency Preparedness - I am lucky, I actually have a solar power battery charger which is relatively inexpensive. You can even make your own battery charger for around 5 bucks (search on my website for this project).

Batteries are a big part of our lives. If SHTF batteries will be OK for a while but once they started to run out these little power houses of energy could be the down fall. Batteries are actually confusing little …

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Uses For Dead Car Batteries And Sealed Lead Acid Batteries

Uses For Dead Car Batteries And Sealed Lead Acid Batteries — This is great information to remember and maybe even trying out before an emergency happens. People toss away these batteries all the time. Maybe it's time to start stockpiling these bad boys for that just in case moment and take advantage of the stupidity of others.

This is great information to remember and maybe even trying out before an emergency happens. People toss away these batteries all the time. Maybe it’s time to start stockpiling these bad boys for that just in case moment and take …

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DIY Scalable Solar Power System – On a Budget

DIY Scalable Solar Power System - On a Budget - Solar power can be a preppers best friend if SHTF and also can cause a lot of headaches and confusion if you know nothing about it. Kinda like me, I want a system at my house, I just find the whole thing to confusing to grasp. This article helped me a lot.

Get a DIY scalable solar power system on a budget…. I recently discovered a website that has lots of great info, I have spent a few days now looking at articles and hand picking awesome tutorials and great info we …

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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) - The article I am going to share with you today goes over the basics and what components you will need to build your perfect solar system, you can always buy them fully made but they cost 3 times as much as it would be to make them yourself!

This small solar solution may be all you need to charge your electronic 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 …

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7 Free Solar Water Heating System Designs

7 Free Solar Water Heating System Designs - You can explore the various types of solar water heater designs, follow the guidelines and build an easy and affordable solar hot water heater.

Solar water heating systems are easy to build as a DIY project. They also have offer a cost-effective way to generate hot water for your home. These solar water heating designs are fairly simple and low cost, and will save …

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