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Best EDC Pen – Review Of The Open 2 From Olight

Olight Open2Is This The Best EDC Pen It is quite possible that I have found the best EDC pen that’s available for preppers…!Every prepper should have an EDC  (every day carry) with them at all times. Even for the odd things that crop up now and then, an EDC pack is an essential piece of …

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Is Criminal Identifier Spray Legal In The UK?

Is Criminal Identifier Spray Legal In The UK

Is Criminal Identifier Spray Legal In The UK?  Safehaus Mini Criminal Identifier:  the perfect alternative to pepper spray. As a deterrent and a means of preventing an attack, an identifier spray is an excellent choice but, is Criminal Identifier Spray Legal In The UK? Criminal Identifier Is NOT Pepper SprayFirstly, a criminal identifier spray differs …

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What Is The Best Filter Water Bottle For Prepping And Emergencies

What Are The Requirements Of A Good Filter Water Bottle With so many products in the marketplace it makes choosing the right filter water bottle that will give you clean, safe drinking water is a bit of a minefield!So what can be done to ensure you choose the right one for you needs?Firstly I’m not talking …

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How To Make A Windlass Animal Trap For Prepping And Survival

Food Procurement For SurvivalHow To Make A Windlass Animal Trap For Prepping And Survival DISCLAIMER:It is illegal to hunt with this sort of trap in the UK. DO NOT DO IT.I only practice my skills at setting up various types, and then fully dismantle the trap, leaving no trace. Prepping is all about survival, and survival …

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Superfood For Survival | How To Make Stinging Nettle Tea

Natures Super FoodHow To Make Stinging Nettle Tea How do you make natures own superfood, a nice cup of stinging nettle tea.In this article I want to cover the advantages and benefits of drinking stinging nettle tea and how to make this nettle tea when you’re out in the woods. The herbal drink itself is very …

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Essential Knots For Bushcraft Survival And Prepping

Essential Knots For Bushcraft And Prepping Firstly, some of the terms used in knots for bushcraft ​These are the generally used terms for the various parts, you will need to know these before you begin to tie knots.They are pretty straightforward though. The LoopCinching Up​ The BightThe Toggle The Working End​The Standing End Below are some …

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Solo Stove Lite Wood Burning Stove For Camping Or Bushcraft

Solo Stove Lite Wood Burning Stove For Camping Or BushcraftThere are so many cooking systems to choose from these days, and the choice of fuel source is slowly increasing, but do you really need to have a stove that needs you to carry additional fuel..?In this review I shall be testing out the Solo Stove …

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How to Find Water and Filter and Purify or Distill Using the Sun

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How to Find Water and Filter and Purify or Distill Using the Sun Knowing how to purify water will save your life. You may think that because you are miles from civilisation that any water source would be safe to drink but this is not the case.After obtaining shelter, water is your next priority and …

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Three Simple Yet Effective Rain Water Harvesting Methods

Three Simple Yet Effective Rain Water Harvesting MethodsLet’s face it, life is not perfect and in fact, at times it can be pretty harsh and cruel, and unfortunately, that means that disaster can potentially strike at any time. These disasters in question could come in a variety of different forms, including: Natural disasters, terrorist attacks, …

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How To Choose A Good Survival Knife

How To Choose A Good Survival Knife Firstly, it is without doubt that a good survival knife will make it is very hard to survive any outdoor situation.Your survival knife is undoubtedly the single most important item to have in your Bug Out Bag, your Emergency Kit and for Home.So what are the important facts …

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Survival Knife Guide For Prepping and Survival

Survival Knife Guide For Prepping and Survival Choosing a Survival Knife for Preparedness is very important to ensuring your survival, and no more so than having a knife that suits you and a knife that you feel comfortable with.Everyone has their own preference for a survival knife, but when the SHTF your going to need a …

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Can You Drink Rain Water

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Can You Drink Rain Water?Collecting water can be a great way to conserve resources but can you drink rain water?Collecting rain water at home or in a survival situation may well be your only choice for drinking water.However, rainwater is not quite as pure and clean as you may might think, so never assume the …

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