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Fire Starting with Tinder from Endless Wood Shavings

Fire Starting with Tinder from Endless Wood Shavings geek-prepper

Fire starting isn’t easy, even when it’s not an emergency. Imagine how hard it’s going to be, when you have to do it for real. The key to a starting a fire is good tinder and small pieces of wood, but if you’re on the move you may not think to pick up the right materials as you pass them.

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Emergency Water Storage

emergency water storage

What if you had a moments notice that something bad was going to happen? Do you have emergency water storage? Would you immediately fill your bathtub with water for emergency use? What if the bathtub was dirty? Maybe you should tidy it up a bit first. Don’t be silly this is an emergency. You could use that bathtub full of ...

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Restricted Water and the Secret Weapon to Access It

restricted water and the secret tool to access it

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. You’ll find restricted water many places and it just takes one simple, inexpensive tool to change all that. ...

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Bug-Out Bag with 1000 Liters of Water

1000 liters of water lifestraw

Bug-out bag time! It’s late at night. You’re asleep. You awaken, you hear sirens, neighbors screaming, FEMA vans are rolling into your neighborhood. You grab your bug-out bag, the kids and scramble out the back door and into the night. You have your 1 quart canteen of water. You thought you’d have more time to prepare. How can you get by ...

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eBooks when the Grid is Down.

reading ebooks when the grid is down

  In the digital age, eBooks are a constant. We read them on trains, we read them while waiting in line and we study with them. What will happen to your vast repository of eBooks if we have a Grid Down situation? How will you access that knowledge? Will it still be available or will you lose this resource forever? ...

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