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How to Make a Penny Battery

Looking for a small, incredibly portable source of power? Have a small-current device that you just have to use but couldn’t find the batteries for, but have a pocket full of pennies? Thankfully with this small handful of change, you can have a battery charge in minutes! Click on the link to find out how …

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How to Make a Heater from a Coffee Can

If you live in an area where it’s frigid cold, there is nothing worse than not layering up correctly or even forgetting your gloves. Cold hands are annoying and, eventually, dangerous if not taken care of. Sometimes it just isn’t possible to have a plugin or traditional heater with you to keep toasty warm. Now …

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How to Find a Back-up Water Source

Sometimes things happen to your main source of water unexpectedly: A disaster preventing city or county water from flowing, or a power outage cutting you off from your well. With water being one of our most vital resources to survive, knowing how to locate a reliable source of water could mean life or death. Even …

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How to Build a Survival Tarp Shelter in 2 Minutes

Getting stuck in some terrible weather un-expectantly while out in the wilderness is a nightmare; doubly so if you weren’t prepared with a tent or any kind shelter. But never fear: If you have a tarp on hand, you too can set up a quick shelter to protect yourself from the elements as fast as …

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How to Make a Survival Bracelet

Survival Bracelets are quite useful to have in an emergency situation. The paracord that they are made with can be used for various things, such as fishing, helping to hold up a tarp (or something similar) for a shelter, rigging a pulley system to lift a heavy object, etc. While you’ll routinely see these bracelets …

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How to Create a Car Survival Kit

It is very smart to have a survival kit aka a “bug out bag” ready to go in the event of an emergency. Usually you’ll have it stored somewhere easy to get to in your house or property, but unfortunately, emergencies situations can come up at any time and you could be away from your …

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How to Create a Car Survival Kit

It is very smart to have a survival kit aka a “bug out bag” ready to go in the event of an emergency. Usually you’ll have it stored somewhere easy to get to in your house or property, but unfortunately, emergencies situations can come up at any time and you could be away from your …

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How To Boil Water using a Leaf

If ever in a survival situation it is imperative that you search out and find clean water. Sometimes it’s not possible to find clean water and you’ll have to resort to boiling it to clean it. This is relatively easy if you’re lucky enough to have some sort of container that you can boil water …

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DIY Tips for Eating Home at Free

Are you looking to start out the new year by eating healthier and saving money by eating at home more? Then you’re in luck! Not only can you do that, but you can also get started on some prepping to make your home more self-sufficient in case of a SHTF situation. Start the year off …

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Survival 101: 15 Survival Duct Tape Tricks Every Prepper Should Know

  When caught in an emergency situation, you may not always have everything you need to survive.   In times when resources are limited, initiative and resourcefulness are just two of the many skills a survivor will need to rely on.   Emergency situations can be stressful and complicated at times, but the key to survival is …

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