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Tactical Rigs

For your typical trip to the range you’ll require nothing more than a firearm, some ammo, and maybe a magazine or two. You’re really not going anywhere and everything you need fits nicely on the shooter’s bench. But for those … Continue reading

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The EMP Scare

A few days ago the prepper blogs were abuzz with news about unusual solar activity, a solar flare, and the possibility of a Carrington Event occuring sometime early Saurday morning. This got me a bit concerned as I’m not all … Continue reading

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Grid Down Hygiene

One of the less talked about aspects of grid down living is hygiene and keeping yourself clean.  Sickness and infection are pretty serious issues when hospital visits are not an option.  In such a case one must take preventative measures, … Continue reading

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Good Prepper Chow

I like this ARK stuff from Costco.  One bucket will feed a person for one month on 2,100 calories a day.  That also translates to a week’s worth of food for a family of four.  So you could potentially stock … Continue reading

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Just Checked the News

Last night I returned from a little trip into the backwoods and learned that the power grid out east is down and has been for several days now.  One headline proclaimed that a man held an air conditioner repairman at … Continue reading

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Reporting In

Just thought I’d let you all know that I’m currently posting from a remote location in Alaska, literally off the grid.  The place here runs on gasoline, propane, firewood and solar panels for power, heating and cooking.  Electricity is generated by … Continue reading

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Random prep tip

Tarps, zip-ties, and duct tape. 1001 uses, and dirt cheap. Haitians build cities out of this shit.  Emergency roof repair, window/weathering replacement, solar still, the list is nearly endless. -BLT

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Doomsday Bunkers

Okay, so I was watching an episode of Doomsday Bunkers—and that was enough for me.  The program showcased the business of a certain fellow who was building pre-fabricated underground shelters which he would turn around and sell to members of … Continue reading

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Watching Prepper Shows on TV

Anyone seen those new prepper shows on TV lately?  They’ve got Doomsday Preppers on Nat Geo and Doomsday Bunkers on Discovery, and I’m sure we’ll have Doomsday with the Kardashians before all is said and done.  I guess we’ll just have … Continue reading

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World Wide Pandemic

In the spirit of BLT’s post on prepping and epidemics/pandemics, there is a great post up over at Doom and Bloom regarding the subject. There are now reports of some strains of the TB bacteria popping up in India that … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Prepper

I found myself today at the local gas station filling up three empty gas cans and trading in a used bottle of propane thinking on the state of the world.  While filling the five-gallon gas cans I made sure to … Continue reading

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