Category Archive: SHTF

SHTF Situation Riot: How to Survive

SHTF Situation Riot: How to Survive (2 links) A riot is literally possible anywhere. Ant country, city, and even small town. They can begin as peaceful protests with bus loads of people brought into your location and suddenly explode. They can be flash attacks over anything from a sports team win/loss to a political election. …

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65 Reasons Ham Radio Operators Love Them

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65 Reasons Ham Radio Operators Love Them Most of us know that a ham radio is one of the pieces of gear that preppers want. But are there more reasons than just prep gear to own one? You must have a license to legally operate one. So why do people go through the license process, …

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Dealing With a Non-Prepping Spouse

Dealing With a Non-Prepping Spouse This topic is one of the most pondered about on our social media sites. What do you say or do to get your non prepping spouse on board with the idea of insuring your quality of life? The Survivalist Blog has some advise for us on that topic from Andrew Skousen. …

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Surviving a Vehicular Terror Attack

Surviving a Vehicular Terror Attack Yes, I know as with guns, vehicles don’t kill, people do. But if you have a several ton vehicle baring down on you on your local sidewalk are you really going to debate what is happening? Just like guns, vehicles are being used against civilians as a method of killing …

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A Prepper’s Story: Hurricane Irma, What They Learned

A Prepper‘s Story: Hurricane Irma, What They Learned As the United States is just beginning to clean up the devastation of Hurricane’s Harvey and Irma we are beginning to hear what it was like to be in the path of the storm from those that lived it. It is always good to be prepared and …

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Prepping in a Post Charlottesville World

Prepping in a Post Charlottesville World Our world has changed significantly in the last few years. Mainly due to the advent of outside terrorists. But now we are seeing acts of terror perpetrated on our population by members of our own population. Like in Charlottesville. Political differences have in the last few years been tearing …

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Avoiding Detection Covering Your Trail

Avoiding Detection Covering Your Trail One thing we all agree upon is that if we are bugging out we don’t want tons of others running from whatever disaster has befallen us to follow! It may also be that the disaster itself, if it is manmade that we don’t want to know where we have gone. …

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Pros and Cons of Melatonin as a Natural Sleep Aid

Pros and Cons of Melatonin as a Natural Sleep Aid If you have ever had trouble sleeping you know how devastating it can be to your mood and ability to function at your best. Especially in a crisis you need to insure you can think clearly. However, in a crisis medical assistance and pharmaceuticals may not …

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Tracking and Counter Tracking

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Tracking and Counter Tracking Whether you are searching for a lost group member before or after a SHTF event learning the basics of tracking is a great skill to have. Counter tracking would be real handy after a SHTF event to prevent being followed back to your bug out location. So no matter if you are hiding or seeking tracking is …

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Are You Ready For a Venezuelan Style Collapse?

Are You Ready For a Venezuelan Style Collapse? It is always said if we don’t learn from the past we are bound to repeat the mistakes. This can be true when it isn’t your direct past.. As the world watches the devastation of Venezuela after their total economic collapse, I can only hope that we …

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