Redundancy Matters: Multi-Tiered Bug Out Plan

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Whether you are on a daily commute, are traveling away from home or are preparing for a bug out scenario, you need to have alternate forms of transportation…

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Convert & Harmonize Your Bug Out Bag Batteries

Saturday, January 10, 2015

When I add any electronic item to by bug out bag, I try to ensure I do not vary the types of batteries.   Why?  Very simply, to…

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Bug Out Bag Foam?

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Organization is key for having an effective preparedness bag.  Whether it be your primary bug out bag, medical, COMMS, get home bag, etc., items need to be effectively…

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Bug Out Plan – Standby Crates

Monday, December 8, 2014

Preparedness does not have to be über technical.  Sometimes the most simplest of ideas can make a huge difference.  This is one of them…

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VID: Perfect Bug Out Bag Gear Combo

Sunday, November 2, 2014

When developing your bug out bag, always make sure you are as efficient as possible with space and weight.  To demonstrate how compact you can make things, take…

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The Government Wants You to Prepare…minimally

Monday, October 6, 2014
FEMA preparedness

Various branches of the government have been coming up with cutesy ways of encouraging people to prepare.  The CDC wants you to prepare for a zombie apocalypse, an…

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A Prepper’s Dilemma – Pack Weight

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Heavy backpack

Water, firearms, ammo, clothing, shelter, food, tools…OH MY!  As you check off your list of bug out bag preparedness items, the needle on the scale goes higher and…

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Stay Modular my friends…

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Whether you have a BOB (Bug Out Bag), INCH Bag (I’m Never Coming Home), or any other type of preparedness bag, consider modularity as part of your design…

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Shelter Precautions – Insects

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Whether you believe in global warming or global cooling, we must acknowledge that there is a trend of weather change occurring.  With these weather changes come ecological changes…

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