December 2017 archive

Dec 31

10 Awesome Interior Projects Using Pallets

10 Awesome Interior Projects Using Pallets I don’t know many places in the world that don’t have an abundance of shipping pallets. They can usually be found for free or extremely inexpensive and the uses for them are endless! Chances are pretty good that you have seen at least a few different projects that include the …

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Dec 31

Financial Self-Sufficiency: 5 Lessons from a Digital Nomad

Financial Self-Sufficiency: 5 Lessons from a Digital Nomad The economy has been pretty messed up now for several years, and all indications are that it’s not going to get better any time soon – and may even turn worse: much worse. If you’re like most preppers, you probably spend a lot of time learning how to …

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Dec 31

How To Build An Impressive 1000 Watt Wind Turbine

How To Build An Impressive 1000 Watt Wind Turbine 1000 watts is great power for any home. This turbine help charge the battery bank that powers our offgrid home. It’s a permanent magnet alternator, generating 3 phase ac, rectified to dc, and fed to a charge controller. The great thing about wind turbines is that these …

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Dec 31

How to Make a Soup Can Forge

How to Make a Soup Can Forge This is a great DIY project for anyone who wants to start blacksmithing on the cheap. Great for SHTF situations to fix knives or even make them. This is an inexpensive tabletop forge out of a soup can (any can really) with a plaster lining. The forge runs …

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Dec 31

DIY Vertical Garden Design Step By Step Tutorial Instructions

DIY Vertical Garden Design Step By Step Tutorial Instructions Believe it or not folks, spring will be here before you know it. That means its time to start planning your garden. I can’t wait to start planting my survival garden this year. I came across this awesome DIY project that I am going to be …

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Dec 31

Hiding Food In The Wild

Hiding Food In The Wild If and when a crisis hits, one of the most important things for you and for those depending on you will be food. Having access to ample backup food, properly hidden somewhere, will make all the difference between life and death of you and your bug out group. You need …

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Dec 31

December 2017 EDC Pocket Dump

When it comes to gear, I feel I have settled into a groove. I rarely experiment with tobacco these days (same with the pipes) and just stick to what I know I like. Hope you had a merry Christmas, and we’ll see you in the new year! Everyday Carry Item Breakdown Folding Knife Spyderco Roadie …

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Dec 31

‘Selco’

  End of  the year and start of the new year is usually time for some new decisions, changes in your life and similar. Usually in this time of the year I write about some expectations in „prepper terms“ about what for and why we should be prepared. Nothing really changed in what we should …

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Dec 31

How to Put Together a Prepper Black-Out Kit

How to Put Together a Prepper Black-Out Kit No matter where you are while you read this I can assure you the power will go out in your area again. It will come to pass that you lose your lights and you are sitting in the dark. You may lose communications, too. Are you prepared …

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Dec 31

Practice Advanced Urban Survival with Skill Over Gear

Practice Advanced Urban Survival with Skill Over Gear While wilderness survival is by far the most challenging thing you are going to undertake, urban survival will not be a picnic either. There will be more, recognizable, resources in an urban survival situation but there will also be more people after those resources. There will be …

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