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  • 16. Nov
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Former US Navy Seal Reveals 3 Tips For Managing Any Crisis Situation. I Really Like #2

If it came down to it, how would you really react to a crisis situation where your life was on the line? Could you maintain your presence of mind or would you lose it all together. There’s other situations in life as well that call for…
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  • 16. Nov
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Little Known Trick For Removing A Ring That’s Stuck…Without Having To Cut Off The Ring, Or Finger!

If you’ve ever had a ring stuck on your finger you understand just how frustrating, and difficult it can be to remove the ring. It can be a dangerous, and expensive situation that can get bad real fast. People have been known to lose fingers…
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  • 16. Nov
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How To Make A $259 Emergency Water Filter System For Less Than $45. Gives You 2,600 Gallons Of Drinkable Water

We all know how important drinking water is to survival. We can’t live much longer than 3 days without it. In a survival situation you can still get clean drinking water with this emergency water filter system. The best part of this water…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 87

Here’s How To Make A Super Easy Stealth Safe For Under $3-Great For Hiding Ammo, And Other Valuables Right Under A Thief’s Nose

If you’re looking for a great place to hide your valuables but don’t want to spend a lot of money, this super easy to make stealth safe is a great option. Of course you could buy a real safe, but they are expensive, and a prime target…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 99

How to Tie The King Of Survival Knots. It Won’t Slip, Jam, And It’s Excellent For Tying Around A Person In A Survival Situation

The bowline knot is often known as the king of knots. It is one of the most useful kind of knots that you can learn to tie. When done properly the bowline will not slip, or jam, and is easily released even after being tightened with a lot of weight.…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 82

Here’s How To Pick A Lock With Hairpins-It’s Easy, And It May Save Your Life Or Some Big Bucks In Locksmithing Fees

Lock picking is not just for criminals. It’s a skill that could come in handy when you least expect it. Knowing how to pick a lock could save you quite a bit of money in locksmith fees if you happen to lose your keys. Suppose you were…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 100

PVC Pipe Fishing-Arkansas Prepper Reveals A Fun Way To Fish. Try This Next Time You Go Fishing!

Chances are You might be familiar with making a PVC fishing pole, but I doubt you’ve seen this absolutely fun way of PVC fishing. If really should give this a try on your next camping trip, or survival expedition. In this video an Arkansas…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 122

How To Make A Primitive T Bar Snare Trap For Wilderness Survival

This T Bar Snare trap works just like it does in the movies. It can be used to hunt small. and mid size animals. The trap has been used for centuries, and is a favorite of survivalists because it’s a snap to make, and it’s very…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 98

How To Make Swedish Fire Torch-Give This A Try, You’ll be Amazed At How Well It Works

You will be amazed at how well the Swedish fire torch, or log works for simply boiling water, and cooking food. It’s a great tool you can add to your survival skills.  You can make  a great fire with just one log. You will begin with one…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 79

Who Says Backpacking Is Dirty Business? How To Stay Clean While On The Trail

Many people love the feeling of being out in the woods, and spending some time with nature. While prepping, and survivalism is serious business it’s nice to just get out and relax with mother nature. One thing that stops many people from…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 154

In A Hurry, And Traveling Light? How To Set Up A Basha (Poncho) Tent Fast

The Basha is a very useful piece of equipment. It is often used by the armed forces for making a quick shelter, water collection, and can even be used as a stretcher. In the video below you’ll see how to use the basha to set up a shelter with…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 118

4 DIY Plumbing Hacks Every Prepper Needs To Know. Don’t Miss #3 How To Clear A Toilet Without Getting Your Hands Dirty

Here are 4 DIY plumbing hacks that will come in handy in a survival situation. You don’t need to wait for a survival situation however. Use them should the need arise and save yourself a few bucks.   1-Shutting Off The Water The most…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 519

Need To Make Fire But Don’t Want To Be Seen? Here’s How To Make Smokeless Fire

When SHTF happens you could find yourself in a situation where you are trying to hide from potential attackers, but you still need a fire to survive.  You may just not want to let anyone know you are making fire. [elementor-template…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 161

Auto Pilot Fishing! Native American Fishing Trap Let’s You Go About Other Survival Tasks While It Fishes For You

The Native Americans were way ahead of their time by creating the first auto pilot fishing method. The Native American fish trap is easy to make, and works like a charm every time. This is how the Native Americans caught fish to feed their hungry…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 100

Extreme Carjacking Survival Techinque-Only Use This If You Feel There’s No Other Way Out

Carjacking has becoming one of the most common crimes in America. It can be terrifying at the least, and deadly in a worst case scenario. If you’re in this survival situation, and all the person wants is your car please give it to them! You…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 89

Ex Green Beret Spills His Guts On Disaster Preparedness-Little Known Tips You Probably Didn’t Think Of

Lance Jones is an former green beret and here reveals some realistic disaster preparedness tips. We feel that this will prove to be the most useful, interesting and realistic advice about pre-disaster preparedness that you have seen for quite some…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 105

Top 5 Antibiotics You Must Have For SHTF Storage-#3 Has Some Issues, But You Don’t Want To Go Without It

In this guide a real nurse talks about the antibiotics you must have for SHTF storage. Some of you may already be saying I’ve tried this, or that  antibiotic and got a reaction. Or my son, or daughter is allergic to such and such. Maybe you…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 67

10 Survival Tips That Could Get You Killed!-Tip #5 May Really Surprise You

We’re sure you’ve seen many survival articles. and posts on what to do in certain survival situations. What makes this video refreshing is that it shows you what survival tips are likely to get you killed if you follow them. Tip number 5…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 141

Tested Combat Veteran Reveals Why Most Preppers Will Die In WROL (Put This On Your Must Watch List)

This is some sobering advice from a tested combat veteran. A lot of survivalist, and preppers will do well to watch, listen, and take notes to the wisdom that is imparted here. Many people will probably not take it seriously, and those are the ones…
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  • 16. Nov
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Bitten By A Snake! What To Do If Your Worst Nightmare Occurs (Contains Graphic Video)

This post contains two videos, one a graphic account of a snake bite, and two, how to survive a rattle snake. After video number two you’ll find written instructions on what to do if you’re bitten by a snake. If you are a little…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 83

Top 3 Weapons You Need To Survive The Apocalypse

It doesn’t matter who, or what you are up against, the 3 weapons that are shown here will take down anyone in any situation. In a survival scenario where the government has collapsed and you have to deal with people trying to take your stuff,…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 150

10 Tips That Will Change The Way You Look At Camping In The Rain

You’ve been planning that big camping trip for quite awhile now, and are all set and ready to go. As you’re listening to the radio you here there’s now an 80% chance for rain on those same days you’re camping. Don’t…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 736

How You Can Make A Schedule 40 PVC No Heat Bow For Less Than $7 In Under Fifteen Minutes!

This is one of the coolest ideas we’ve seen recently. What’s really nice about this bow is that unlike other bows you make this one can be made using absolutely no heat, and no shaping. Another amazing thing  about this bow is that you…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 147

8 Tips To Surviving An Airplane Crash. #3 Seriously Surprised Us

With all the attention on the Malaysia airplane story we thought it was appropriate to talk about how you might survive an airplane crash.  Surviving an airplane crash is a little bit like winning the lottery. The odds are stacked against you.…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 139

6 Simple Tips To Building A Wilderness Shelter With No Gear

You never know when you may be stuck outside without your gear. If you use a little creativity you can make a simple wilderness survival shelter that will keep you going until help arrives or it’s safe to leave. This survival shelter may not…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 128

How To Make A Knife From A Wood Saw-This Is Pretty Clever

If you appreciate homemade craftsmanship you’re going to love this video.The man is this video uses a piece of steel and his big old wood saw to create a pretty cool survival knife. This guy should go into business making these knives, but he…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 179

Little Known Source Of Emergency Drinking Water

Many people don’t realize that that the water coming from their tap is dependent on the power grid. If the power grid were to go down eventually so would their water. A large scale disaster would mean the end of clean water to drink. Most…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 157

Here’s 12 Crazy Survival Things You Can Do With Duct Tape. I’m Not Sure If I’d Ever Use #11 Though

We all are well aware of the many uses there are for duct tape. In this infografic you’ll find 12 uses for duct tape that can help you in a survival situation. I don’t know what they were thinking in #11 though. Don’t think…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 140

What Was This Guy Thinking? Stupid Camping Mistake You Shouldn’t Be Making 1 Good Habit You Should Get Into

In this post you’re going to learn what not to do while camping, along with a good habit you may want to consider adopting.  We’ll give the guy in this video some credit he was honest about making this stupid camping mistake. He does…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 201

How To Use Desert Plants In A Survival Situation According To Ray Mears

You’re never going to guess what you can do with these useful desert plants should you get caught in a survival situation. Some of them are pretty interesting. If you’ve used any of these plants which is different from what you learn…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 224

Here Are 10 Unusual Survival Tips You Didn’t Know…But You’ll Definitely Want To. #5 Is Pretty Cool

Many survival tips you read about either don’t work in the real world, or are just plain B.S. We set out to find real world survival tips that actually work. Most of these tips come from what works in the real world by real people. If you find…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 83

Quick Survival Tip-How Paracord 550 Could Save Your Life

Paracord 550 is a hot topic in the survival world. Knowing how to use it properly just might save your life. One question that naturally comes up is why should you use paracord, instead of plain nylon cord?  When you look at both of them together…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 94

Use What You’ve Got! 7 Common Items That You Can Use To Survive In An Emergency

“It is not the strongest species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one most adaptable to change.” – Charles Darwin We all want to be ready for a disaster should one occur. However that doesn’t mean we have…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 156

How To Make A Solar Still That Could Save Your Life

How To Make A Solar Still In many areas, water is not hard to find unless you happen to live out west where a drought is going on. However finding water you can actually drink may be a challenge especially in a survival situation. Swamp water, for…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 216

5 Tips To Creating The Ultimate Bug Out Plan-Handy Bug Out Template You Can Use

Most survivalist, and preppers would agree that having a bug out bag is critical. However there is something just as important to your survival, and maybe even more so, and that is having a bug out plan. One need not look any further than recent…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 118

How to Find the Best Tinder in Survival Situations

Tinder is the dead, dry plant-based material that is capable of turning a coal, spark, or tiny flame into a crackling fire. You typically need it to get a fire going with flame ignition sources (matches, lighters); and you definitely have to have it…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 113

5 Amazing Ways To Start Fire With Water

In this post your going to learn some creative ways to start fire with water. Yes you can make fire and water work together. In fact we’ve discovered 5 ways to start a fire with water. You will be able to use some simple resources which is…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 168

How To Escape From Quicksand Safely

This survival skill will teach you how to escape quicksand safely. Quicksand can be nasty stuff and quite frightening. In this first video you’ll see just how frightening trying to escape quicksand can be. They guy in the following video is…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 243

How To Make An Altoid Tin First Aid Survival Kit

You can never be to prepared. In this video you’ll see how to make a mini survival kit out of an Altoid tin. This is a very practical idea that you can take with you when you go camping, or hiking. This is a great idea when you don’t…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 165

5 Amazing Homestead Hacks You Can Use Right Now

We think you’re going to really enjoy these homestead hacks. While they won’t save your life, they will save you some time, and money. Most of these hacks can be made with ingredients you probably have at home. Hopefully they will make…
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