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There is a powerful way to advance your preps. We are at a point where a whole new group of products is coming out that can be powered by USB. These USB devices offer all kinds of options already.
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These USB powered devices make all sorts of things much more portable and more energy efficient. The problem with the USB powered device is being able to charge on the go. There is a market for this as well. Pay close attention to the types of things that are coming out and can be powered by USB.
How about creating a wireless charging power bank. Having a quality power bank will allow you to make this change. Prepping and tech are going to merge even further as the tech world takes over. You should not turn a blind eye to the fact.
Here are three items you want to have on hand that can be recharged using your USB charger.
Dont be a slave to batteries! For a long time flashlights have been owned by the battery companies. That is because without batteries you couldn’t use them. Well, with rechargeable batteries these flashlights can now be hooked up to USB chargers and used again.
Collecting SHTF intelligence is such a big deal. The more you know the more prepared you will be to react to a disaster. Drones can offer you a bird’s eye view of the world and tell you things about closed roads and the like.
Face it, your cell phone is one of the most powerful communications tools that you own. If the disaster has not affected your signal you will want to be able to power that most effective device. Even without a signal, the phone can provide you with all sorts of benefits.
Bonus: Root Cellar That Can Be Used as a Bunker
If you can't afford the box culvert option you can look into is building a backyard root cellar that can be used as a bunker.
If you want to learn how to build a backyard bunker like your grandparents had, without breaking the bank, then check out Easy Cellar.
Easy Cellar will show you:
- How to choose the ideal site
- Cost-effective building methods
- How to protect your bunker from nuclear blast and fallout
- How to conceal your bunker
- Affordable basic life support options
Easy Cellar will also show you how a veteran, with only $421, built a small nuclear bunker in his backyard.