• Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
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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
  • 128

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
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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
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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
  • 137

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
  • 80

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
  • 82

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
  • 95

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
  • 62

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
  • 121

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
  • 72

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
  • 131

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
  • 650

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
  • 124

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
  • 120

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
  • 121

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
  • 170

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
  • 131

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
  • 124

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
  • 185

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
  • 198

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
  • 73

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
  • 81

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
  • 147

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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  • 16. Nov
  • 202

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
  • 107

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
  • 106

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
  • 155

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
  • 221

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
  • 159

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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  • 16. Nov
  • 119

How To Turn AAA Batteries Into AA Batteries Using Aluminum Foil

Suppose your running one of your electronic devices and your AA batteries go dead. It’s raining, or snowing outside and you just flat out don’t want to leave your home. You notice that you do have some AAA batteries. Dang, your…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 148

How To Make Fire With Flint, And A Knife

Every survival kit, or bug out bag should contain items that will help you start fire. These items include metal match, or flint stick, lighter, paper, or wooden matches, and a magnesium bar. Knowing how to start a fire may just be your best friend…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 173

How To Purify Water In The Wild So You Can Stay Safe, And Survive

Today you’re going to learn how to purify water in the wild. Imagine you’ve been forced out of your home quickly, or you’re on a camping trip deep in the woods and you’ve run out of water. In a situation like this you need to…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 146

Do You Have A Backup Plan To Get Out Of Dodge Fast?

Do you have a backup plan to get out of dodge should the worst happen. Imagine you’re at work and an announcement comes that some catastrophe has hit your city and you need to get home fast. Or, you need to leave your home because your being…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 265

Warning, Graphic Survival Content-Just Something To Think About

In the video you are about to see you will witness some pretty graphic stuff. It not bad, or good it’s just the way nature is. To those survivalist who are vegetarian you can move on to the next post. If you are a meat eater this post will…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 167

5 Survival Tips For Your Pets

There’s all kinds of survival tips for us humans, but what about survival tips for your pets. Pets are an integral part of our family and need to have survival preparations in place In this article we’re going to explore 5 tips to help…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 169

How You Can Survive A Nuclear Attack

Have you ever considered if surviving a nuclear attack is viable? Do you know what action to take if one went off? Watch this video and discover how to greatly improve your odds of not only surviving a nuclear attack but also getting away unscathed.…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 180

How To Make A Coffee Can Survival Kit In No Time Flat

If you do any kind of medium, to long distance driving in the winter you should consider making this coffee can survival kit. It may just save your life. You never know when you’re going to blow a tire, hit a patch of black ice, or get stuck…
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  • 16. Nov
  • 338

8 Survival Skills You Must Have

Sometimes I think people take the learning of survival skills, and preparedness lightly. It’s something that’s more of an interesting thing to learn about, but not to take any action on. Everyday an average Joe, or Jane will find…
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