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Father’s Day Gifts for Preppers

fathers day gift ideas for preppersWhat do you buy the most awesome Dad or Husband in the whole world?  I’ve put together a Mash Up of my Amazon wish list and input from other dad’s that I know to help you find the perfect Father’s Day Gift for preppers or non-preppers.

Father’s Day Gifts for Preppers

When I buy these items for gifts, I like to see if I’ve written a post, that features them, then I print out a copy of that posts,  and bundle it up with the gift.  That way the recipient can instantly see how this awesome present can benefit them. I’ve listed the posts where applicable.

We’ll add to this list throughout the year, since Dad or Hubby’s birthday, or anniversary can come at any time, so be sure to check back!

Price Ranges:

Under $10

C-sized Adapter Shells for AA Battery – Give the gift of convenience. Use AA batteries in any device that requires C-Cells. Use those rechargeable AA batteries in everything.

  • Uses any AA NiMH battery and charger to achieve C power
  • Snap-in design for easy insertion/removal
  • Use in any device using C batteries

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D-sized Adapter Shells for AA Battery – Give the gift of convenience. Use AA batteries in any device that requires D-Cells. Use those rechargeable AA batteries in everything.

  • Quickly and easily convert eneloop AA batteries for use in “D” size battery applications
  • Made from high quality, durable plastic
  • Saves hundreds of “D” size batteries from entering landfills
  • Genuine eneloop quality
  • 4 pack of D spacers
  • Quickly and easily convert eneloop AA batteries for use in D size battery applications
  • Saves hundreds of D size batteries from entering landfills

POST: AA Battery Adapter

300 Lumens of awesome! Runs on one AA battery! POST:http://www.geek-prepper.com/another-edc-budget-tactical-flashlight/
On-board tools include a small and medium flat driver; Philips head driver, wire stripper, pry bar, bottle opener, lanyard hole. Perfect size with the basics to carry anywhere, Lightweight and airline safe! POST:http://www.geek-prepper.com/key-chain-carry/
100 Ft of paracord. I’d be really pleased if my wife or kids bought me another 100′ of paracord. I need some to keep in the truck.
No more knots! Eliminates the hassle of tying, adjusting and untying knots. Great for setting up tents and other outdoorsy camp tasks!
Water is a high priority in most emergency situations; for something as simple as thirst, to decontamination, personal hygiene, or refilling a vehicle’s radiator. There are times that you need access to it, and it’s right there, but you can’t access it. One simple, inexpensive tool can change all that, the 4-way sillcock key.POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/restricted-water-secret-weapon-to-access-it/
Glock Disassembly TOOL -If your father or husband has a Glock pistol this will be helful for routine maintenance, to take it apart, to replace worn parts or for personal upgrades, you can make life a bit easier with one of these.

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Under $20

Real Avid The Gun Tool

  • 18 of the Most Frequently Used Tools for Rifles & Shotguns
  • This is. essentially, a pocket sized Toolbox/toolkit. Toss it in your range bag or hunting kit and you are good to go!
  • 421 Stainless Steel Frame with Grip coated Side Plates
  • Gun Punch, Choke Tube Wrench .410-10ga., 3 Torx Wrenches T20,T15,T10, Allen Wrenches 3/32″, 5/32″,
  • Magnetic Hex Driver Storage bay holds PH00, PH1, 1/8″, 3’16” Flat Driver 420 Stainless Claw-Point Knife
I’ve bought these for all the preppers in my family and friends lists. The LifeStraw Removes a minimum 99.9999% of waterborne bacteria and surpasses EPA standards for water filters. It also removes a minimum 99.9% of waterborne protozoan parasites and filters to an amazing 0.2 microns. Filters up to 1000 liters of contaminated water WITHOUT iodine, chlorine, or other chemicals. The LifeStraw comes in a sealed bag, perfect for storing for emergencies.POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/bug-out-bag-1000-liters-of-water/
A shovel that can be used as a shovel, a hatchet, or a weapon. The Cold Steel Shovel has so many uses and this is the shovel that lives in my EDC automobile kits, in all my family vehicles! I’ve also bought a couple of these for a few of my special family members, but I can say no more on that until after the holidays. I don’t want to spoil their surprise! POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/cold-steel-shovel/
Hiding valuables and preparedness supplies in plain site. Diversion Safes are typically made from the actual cans or books themselves, so they blend in perfectly! These are perfect for the preppers, secret agents, or friends on your list!
Hiding valuables and preparedness supplies in plain site. Diversion Safes are typically made from the actual cans or books themselves, so they blend in perfectly! These are perfect for the preppers, secret agents, or friends on your list!
The Nite Ize Micro Light STS Features dual electrode capacitive sensing technology, which they call “Swipe-To-Shine”. This means that you have to swipe your finger across the capacitive sensor on the Micro light to turn it on or off, or to activate it’s 4 Functions – High Power, Variable Dim, Low Power & Strobe.
This Awesome LED Lantern runs on three D batteries OR three AA batteries (three AA Energizer Max Alkaline batteries included). Talk about giving you some options!

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Under $50

Ontario RAT Folding Knife (Black)This is one great knife. It comes in under $30, but has the features and quality of a knife that costs more than $100. I’ve had one for a while, and it screams “quality”. This has become a “go to” gift item for me.

  • 3.5 inch plain edge blade
  • Knife Closed Length: 4.5-Inch
  • Knife Open Length: 8.5-Inch
  • Weighs 5 ounces
  • Made of AUS-8 Steel
A radio that covers 2 Meter, 70cm, FRS, GMRS, MURS, Public Service Freqs, NOAA Weather Freqs, Marine VHF and more. A great great radio. POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/budget-ham-radio/
Its a watch powered by light itself! Never change a battery again (20 years anyway, according to manufacturers sites)! Some Solar watches are over $100, but there are quite a few in the under $50 range. POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/watches-clocks-apocalypse/
Another watch powered by light itself! Never change a battery again (20 years anyway, according to manufacturers sites)! Some Solar watches are over $100, but there are quite a few in the under $50 range. POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/watches-clocks-apocalypse/
Yet another watch powered by light itself! Never change a battery again (20 years anyway, according to manufacturers sites)! Some Solar watches are over $100, but there are quite a few in the under $50 range.POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/watches-clocks-apocalypse/
This solar charger has Dual USB Ports for iPhone, iPad & all other USB Compatible Devices. It also has handy loops for lashing it to trees or your backpack, while on the go!
If you have a prepper who wants to get into solar, this is your starter kit. All you need to add is a 12v battery and an inverter and you have solar power! POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/baby-steps-solar/

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Under $100

Kershaw 1660CKT Ken Onion Black Leek Folding Knife with SpeedSafe. – If the man in your life needs a wicked blade, that can ride comfortably in any pocket, this just me be the one. The Kershaw Ken Onion Leek is very slim. This knife can go from pocket to open and ready for action in the blink of the eye, thanks to the assisted opening technology. It’s not a switchblade, but it’s as fast as one.
Columbia Smooth Pursuit Softshell Jacket – This is one stylish jacket. The Smooth Pursuit is a classic softshell jacket with thermal reflective lining for increased warmth. Perfect for daily errands and everyday excursions, this sleek and streamlined soft-shell jacket is treated to repel stains and light rain. Inside, the Omni-Heat thermal reflective lining increases the jacket’s heat-keeping powers while the adjustable hem and sleeve cuffs help lock out wind and cold.

  • 100% polyester contour softshell
  • Omni-Heat thermal reflective
  • Omni-Shield advanced repellency
  • Drawcord adjustable hem
  • Adjustable sleeve cuffs
  • Zippered hand pockets
UTG Deluxe Covert Homeland Security Gun Case – Maybe Dad or your husband likes to relax at the range. Now he can keep that knowledge hidden from the neighbors with this covert gun case. This will keep your range time and gun ownership private from the nosy neighbors!

  • Concealed dual rifle storage – 38″ x 13 ½” x 2 ½?.
  • integrated sidearm holster
  • Huge padded front pocket – 36? x 12?.
  • Three deluxe rifle mag pouches inside the front pocket.
  • Concealed dual rifle storage to store and secure 2 most popular scoped rifles or 1 rifle with plenty accessories.
  • Two Rows of BTS Webbing and 6 fully adjustable hook-and-loop straps to secure rifles and accessories.
  • Can be slung on as a backpack

POST:  Covert Transport of Firearms

UTG Alpha Battle Carrier Sling Pack 34-Inch Multi-Firearm Case – Maybe Dad or your husband likes to relax at the range. Now he can keep that knowledge hidden from the neighbors with this covert sling case. This will keep your range time and gun ownership private from the nosy neighbors! My neighbors think it’s a tennis racket or a skateboard on my back. Keep on thinking that!

  • Dual Rifle storage
  • Integrated pistol holster
  • Low Profile, Ambidextrous Design, Well Padded Back Support to Provide Maximum Comfort, Robust Trapezoidal Shaped Barrel Catch
  • Three 2 Reinforced One-piece Wraparound Carry Handles for Horizontal or Vertical Carry
  • Heavy Duty UTG Zippers with Wear Resistant Pulling Cord, Ergonomic Wide Shoulder Strap with Reinforced Padding for Long Lasting Wear
  • Fully Adjustable Straps with Heavy Duty Buckle, Attachable to Either Side of the Sling Pack for Ambidextrous Use
  • Quick Pull Handles for Rapid Weapon Access, One Ambidextrous Pistol Holster and 3 Front Pockets for Pistol & Accessories

POST:  Covert Transport of Firearms

This is a rugged knife, designed for the challenges of outdoor activities. If I’m camping or hiking, this is the knife I have with me!POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/becker-bk2-companion-survival-knife/
The Kelly Kettle is a hollow wall volcano stove. Which means that all the water is inside the walls of the stove itself. It’s very efficient because all the heat goes up through the chimney and heats your water, very very quickly. If you’re looking to purify some water by boiling, this model can do 17 oz at a time, very quickly. There are larger models available.POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/camp-cooking-with-the-kelly-kettle/

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Over $100

Sentry Safe Biometric Quick Access Pistol SafeWe know how important it is to keep or firearms out of the reach of children and unauthorized users, but if we need it fast, then we need it now. the Sentry Biometric safe is one answer to that issue.

  • Internal storage space: minimum ability to hold1 J & K size revolver; full size semi-automatic hand gun
  • Whisper quiet hardware
  • Pry-resistant top lid design
  • Single handed access
  • In or out of drawer usage

POST: Quick Access Pistol Safes

A bucket of emergency foods. Great gift for your family members who may not prep. If they really don’t prep, you can keep it at your house, so when they show up after SHTF, you’ve got them covered ;-)
Its a watch powered by light itself! Never change a battery again (20 years anyway, according to manufacturers sites)! There are some great Solar watches that cost well over $100, make sure this is for a really special prepper!POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/watches-clocks-apocalypse/
The Kelly Kettle is a hollow wall volcano stove. Which means that all the water is inside the walls of the stove itself. It’s very efficient because all the heat goes up through the chimney and heats your water, very very quickly. If you’re looking to purify some water by boiling, this base camp model can do 50.7 oz at a time, very quickly. This is one of the largest models available.POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/camp-cooking-with-the-kelly-kettle/
Its a watch powered by light itself! Never change a battery again (20 years anyway, according to manufacturers sites)! There are some great Solar watches that cost well over $100, make sure this is for a really special prepper!POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/watches-clocks-apocalypse/
Bridges are natural choke points. They are the perfect place for bad guys, to ambush families that are heading out of dodge! Help your preppers avoid these choke points in with a boat!POST: http://www.geek-prepper.com/bug-out-boat/

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Still no luck? For the Dad or Husband, who has everything, you can check to see if they need something from our Overlooked Bug Out Bag essentials post.

If you still haven’t found that perfect gift, I recommend checking out the Geek Prepper Bazaar or Amazon Listmania, where you can discover what other’s have found in these niches!

Father’s Day gift shopping for your Preppers can be fun and educational, read learn and shop. Happy Father’s Day!, Friends!

 

 

 

 

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