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Survival How-To: Safe Long-Term Fuel Storage

Dependency on combustible fuels is something every serious prepper must address. Ideally, your bug-out plan will lead you to a situation where you can afford to drastically limit your reliance on all fuels, but post-catastrophe fuel-budgeting is a topic for another time. For now, let’s assume that there are two main types of fuel storage

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The Top 16 Most Dangerous Animals in the World

1. Rattlesnake According to the San Diego Zoo, rattlesnakes can handle high elevation and are found everywhere from sea level to 11,000 feet (3,353 m). Rattlesnakes are predators that live in many habitats where they hunt small animals such as birds and rodents. Rattlesnakes are the leading cause of snakebite injuries in North America. However,

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Deadly Animals Survivalists Should Avoid At All Costs

If you’re like most people, “the most dangerous animals in the world” brings to mind the large, savage predators that dominate the top of the food chain. The phrase, “lions and tigers and bears, oh my!” comes to mind as you picture a huge beast with sharp claws and teeth…maybe a snarling grizzly bear? That

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The Simplest Survival Tool You Need To Have On Hand

Some of your survival equipment is pretty hardcore at this point. You’ve got weapons, tools, gadgets and miscellaneous supplies that cover a variety of situations, both logical and hypothetical. But sometimes its the simplest tools that we get the most use out of. In today’s post, we’ll show you how to make this simple and

[VIDEO] Survival DIY: Simple Metal Can Heater

These metal can heaters are so incredibly simple, anyone can make them. But in addition to their simplicity, they’re also EXCELLENT at keeping things warm. Whether you need something to heat up your bedroom, a camping area, or you’re in a SHTF scenario and you need to be resourceful with what you have… these metal can

Produce Different Fruit From The Same Tree

You might not believe us if we told you that apples and pears could grow in harmony together on the same tree. Cause that seems impossible. We know it might sound strange, but it’s actually a real thing with a real name. It’s called “grafting” and it’s wonderful for people who don’t have a large backyard

[VIDEO] Build Your Own Tankless Water Heater

Need access to hot water out in the open? Now you can with this awesome tankless water heater. Whether you’re trying to wash your dog outside, take a warm shower while camping or you simply wanna wash your dishes properly in the outdoors (don’t laugh – we’ve seen this happen first hand) then you need

Genius Ways Hiking Can Prep You For Survival

Did you know hiking can be an excellent resource for survivalists? We’ve found some awesome ways you can use your time outdoors to better prepare yourself for survival situations and test your skills. The benefit of doing this of course is that you’ll know first hand which equipment/scenario/weather etc., will work best for you because