Category Archive: August

How To Find North Using A Watch

How To Find North Using A Watch This is an essential skill that all preppers should know – do you? Walking around in a great big circle is one of the easiest things to do when your lost.!Without a compass it’s amazingly easy to find yourself back at the place your started and incredibly demoralising as well.If …

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How To Use A Compass For Land Navigation

How To Use A Compass For Land Navigation You would be amazed at the number of hikers and bushcrafters who get lost, even though they have gone prepared with a compass in their pack! Most of the time they get lost simply because they think they know where they are going. Maybe they have been …

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Fire By Compression Using The Fire Piston

The Fire Piston As An Instant Fire Starter Compact, Light & Easy To Use Being able to make a fire is an essential requirement in a survival situation. Fire is nature’s TV, gives you warm, wards off animals and insects, gives you a means to cook and sterilise your water for drinking as well as …

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The Unbearable Truth For Non Preppers (part 5) The Real Horrors

The Unbearable Truth For Non Preppers (part 5)  –  THE REAL HORRORS What would be the horrors a non prepper will have to face after a collapse of their nation.War, financial breakdown, global upheaval, or whatever crisis is bad enough to disturb or stop their nation from working and functioning as it did before. There’s many potential SHTF disaster …

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The Unbearable Truth For Non Preppers (part 4) Nothing Works

The Unbearable Truth For Non Preppers   (part 4)  NOTHING WORKS What Do You Do When Nothing Works..? Every action has a reaction, and this is so true for any disaster situation. Whatever stops working will have a knock on effect for many more things to follow. Lack of water will mean nothing to drink, …

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The Unbearable Truth For Non Preppers (part 3) Food

The Unbearable Truth For Non Preppers      (part 3)  –  FOOD What Are You Going To Do When The Cupboards Empty..? Occasionally there’s a news item about a problem with some small food item, and you listen intently. “I will pop down and get a couple of them, in the morning”, you say. What …

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The Unbearable Truth For Non Preppers (part 2) Water

The Unbearable Truth For Non Preppers      (part 2) – WATER Here’s What To Expect, As A Non prepper Lets start with an easy one first – WATER A power failure will mean that the water companies cannot get water to homes and factoriesWithout any drinking water, dehydration will immediately set in within 24 …

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The Unbearable Truth For Non Preppers (part 1) Intro

The Unbearable Truth For Non Preppers   (part 1) Intro The UK public are wofully unprepparred for when the SHTF Occasionally I get annoyed to the point where I want to bang my head against the wall when I see the way so many people are just so unwilling to prep.How they do not understand …

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