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Trail Cameras: What You Must Know Before You Buy

Trail cameras are popular for hunting, wildlife viewing, home security, and surveillance. With so many different types and features, where do you start? From the main types of trail cameras, to how to set them up and how often to check them, here are the basics you must know before … Read more

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Best Trail Cameras Under $100

Are you looking for an affordable trail camera that works well but doesn’t break the bank? As technology improves, trail cameras are keeping pace and now offer better features at a reasonable and affordable price. From hunting and wildlife observation to security and surveillance, here are our reviews of the … Read more

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Best Night Vision Monocular Buyers Guide 2018

Are you looking for a night vision monocular for observing objects in low light or darkness? A monocular is light-weight, portable and easy to use. It’s a great choice for hunting and camping or security and surveillance. Here are our top five picks for buying the best night vision monocular … Read more

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How to Use A Multi-Tool Can Opener

Do you know how to use a multi-tool can opener? You know, it’s that small hooked blade on your multi-tool? If you do, then you’ve most likely used one before. Like most things, it’s easy once you’ve done it. It’s hard and frustrating if you haven’t. So, if you haven’t, this … Read more

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5 Steps to an Effective Survival Food Plan

Do you have a survival food plan? Survival food – it’s one of the first things you think of when prepping for a crisis. It’s also one of the first things to disappear from the grocery store shelves in an emergency. But where do you start? Here are five steps … Read more

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10 Essentials for a Successful Survival Plan

Having a survival plan is about taking care of yourself, your family and the people (and pets) that rely on you. It’s about being independent and self-reliant. It’s also about planning ahead so that you can calmly and effectively deal with any emergency. Preparation is more than just stockpiling food … Read more

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Urban Survival Tips – Finding Water in an Urban Environment

While finding water in the wilderness has its difficulties, obtaining urban survival water offers its own challenges. We have come to rely on fresh, clean drinking water being available with a simple turn of the tap. In a crisis, this may no longer be available. How do you find fresh … Read more

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Top 5 Survival Water Purification Techniques

In any wilderness situation, water purification is a top priority. Even though the water may look and smell all right, it can carry microscopic threats that cause severe illness, such as protozoan, bacteria, and viruses. By following a few simple water purification techniques, you can purify your water even without … Read more