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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 the first things to disappear from the grocery store shelves in an emergency. But where do you start? Here are five steps to … 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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Top 5 Survival Water Purification Techniques

In any wilderness situation, survival 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 … Read more

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Survival Water: How to Get Water in the Wild

In a survival situation, one of your top priorities is determining how to get water in the wild. A key to your survival, water can mean the difference between life and death. However, finding or collecting it is just the beginning. You must also determine if it is safe to … Read more

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Types of Campfires: Six Survival Fire Lays

Different types of campfires are used for different purposes. With these six survival fire lays, you’ll be able to create the best fire for whatever situation you may face. Whether you’re looking for a quick easy cooking fire, a fire that will burn all night or if you need to … Read more

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Quick and Easy DIY Homemade Fire Starters

Making a fire is a lot easier when you use a homemade fire starter. Here are several ways to make a spark and keep it burning. From using the sun and electricity to make a fire to quick lighting tinder and long burning fire extenders, we’ve got you covered. With a … Read more

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DIY Tinder and Kindling: From A Spark To A Flame

If you want to start a campfire quickly and easily, use tinder and kindling as your initial starter fuels. Not only do they make the fire easier to light and stay lit, they also create a solid foundation for a strong, long burning fire. You can create tinder and kindling … Read more