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Shelter in Place: 4 Ways You Must Prepare for Any Season

Storm Damage

Natural disasters involving severe weather can be some of the most dangerous. For this reason, during some weather emergencies, local authorities may advise you and your family to “shelter in place.” The term “shelter in place” simply means that you should take shelter immediately wherever you happen to be. To …

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Fire Starting Methods: Pros and Cons

Fire Starting Methods: Pros and Cons

Fire is vital in all survival situations. It will keep you warm in cold weather, help you with cooking, purifying water, signaling and fending off wilderness residents. There are many methods to start a fire. Each way has its pros and cons. In this article, we will explore the pros …

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How to Make Improvised Pitch Glue

Pitch Glue

Glue is an invaluable asset in any survival situation. It is used in repairing tents, clothing, and tarps. You can also use it to improvise certain tools such as fletching on an arrow. Furthermore, it is invaluable as a sealant for containers and canoes (water rafts). It also comes in …

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4 Knots That May Save Your Life

4 paracord knots

When Shit Hits the Fan, you need all your skills and ingenuity to make use of whatever available item so that you can get the most out of it. A simple rope or cordage can prove a lifesaver in the direst and most life-threatening of survival situations. Having cordage or …

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