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Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

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Video’s/Movies

Atlas Shrugged:Part One

Atlas Shrugged: Part Two

AMERICA: Imagine a World Without Her

 

Food Storage

PB2 Powdered Peanut Butter

Dymatize Whey Protein Powder, Vanilla – the best!

Mountain House 72 Hour Emergency Food Kit

 

Articles from around the ‘net

Ebola and the Butterfly Effect

Rightful Liberty and “Standing Up”

The Scout Rifle

What happens to debt and mortgages after an Economic Collapse?

Buying a .22LR These Days

 

 

 

 

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Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

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Firearm Ammunition/Accessories:

Magpul PMAG 30-rd. Gen 2 AR Magazine – only $9.95

Federal XM193 55-grain 5.56mm – 420 rounds/stripper clips in ammo can – $220 Free Shipping

Nebo ProTec Elite Tactical Firearm Light

 

Flashlights

Streamlight PolyTac LED HD Tactical Flashlight

TrustFire 1000 LED 5 Mode Flashlight plus Battery and Charger

Helotex G2 Tactical Light

 

Articles From Around the ‘Net

How to Safely Shelter in Place During a Pandemic

Prepper Priorities

Stocking Up

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Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

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Video’s

Properly Cleaning the AR-15

Rourke Climbing a Rope Using Hands Only

Canik TP9 Review

 

Books

HAM Radio’s for Dummies

Last Stand: Surviving America’s Collapse

The Encyclopedia of Country Living, 40th Anniversary

 

Stuff

PB2 Peanut Butter Powder – Peanut butter. Second only to bacon.

Kindle Fire HD 6 Tablet – Kindles offer a lot of value and function in one small device.

Yaesu FT-2900R HAM Radio – Powerful HAM radio with a

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Reminder: Emergency Essentials sale almost over

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I have posted about past Emergency Essentials special sales previously – for good reason: They offer up some of the best bargains in survival and preparedness products…..PERIOD!

For the month of Preparedness they have outdone themselves with their LARGEST monthly sale ever. Over 170 items on sale.

Here are a few examples:

Mountain House® Freeze Dried Oriental Style Spicy Chicken with Vegetables – only $24.99

IOSAT™ Potassium Iodide Tablets – only $8.99

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I have an announcement……and an invitation.

Just a reminder about a sister site to ModernSurvivalOnline…..BestPreparednessDeals.com.

Like many preppers I have been trying to stock up on various supplies over the past few years. Prior to each purchase I would do a substantial amount of research to get the absolute best price possible. After all – I am on a budget like many others and try to stretch my dollars as far as

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REMINDER: Free Shipping for ModernSurvivalOnline readers…..

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Ready Reserve Foods is running a sale on many of their survival & preparedness products AND offering FREE SHIPPING to all ModernSurvivalOnline readers.

Ready Reserve Foods is a leading supplier of emergency preparedness products and a sponsor of this website. Their current sale has featured items such as food storage products, ammunition, Potassium Iodate tablets, seeds, and more.

Here are a few examples (supplies are limited):

 

5.56x45mm NATO 62 Grain

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Another great sale at Emergency Essentials….

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Emergency Essentials is having another great monthly sale. This month they have numerous food storage products at great prices as well as a few other preparedness items.

Here are a few examples:

Freeze-Dried Organic Blackberries Regular: $35.99 SALE: $16.99

Freeze-Dried Beef Dices Regular: $59.99 SALE: $32.99

Katadyn Hiker Microfilter Regular: $79.99 SALE: $49.99

Freeze-Dried Green Bell Peppers Regular: $29.99 SALE: $13.99

MRE One-Week Food Supply

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Special sale at Emergency Essentials

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Every month Emergency Essentials puts many of their products on sale. Often these highly reduced items can receive even a larger discount when bought in quantities of 6 or more.

Here are a few highlighted items for January –

Peanut Butter Powder – 44 oz. cans – Regular Price: $16.75

SPECIAL SALE: $13.39 (only $12.99 when ordering 6 or more)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gourmet Freeze Dried Pet Food with Real Beef

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Twelve

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On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love sent to me……

Twelve Holy BiblesEleven Cylume LightsticksTen SOG Tactical TomahawksNine Israeli Battle DressingsEight Preparedness BooksSeven Fresnel LensesSix Trustfire LED FlashlightsFive pairs Mechanix GlovesFour Fishing KitsThree LifeStraw Water FiltersTwo Midland GMRS Radiosand a Cold Steel Recon Tanto in a Condor Assault Pack.

12 Holy Bibles? Absolutely…..share them!

 

 

 

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Kerosene heater suggestions?

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I am in need of picking up a kerosene heater for emergency back up heating in my home. I have checked out the offerings at Wal-Mart and the couple models I have seen were very similar to this model seen HERE on Amazon. I have no experience with kerosene heaters other than staying at my brothers house many years ago and he heated the house with a couple.

Overall I thought kerosene worked extremely

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6 Emergency Items to Keep on Yourself at all Times

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The point of prepping is because you never know when something will go wrong. It could be a natural disaster like hurricane Katrina or a blackout. You should always keep a few items on yourself to ensure you’ll be ready for any disaster or storm that comes your way.

Fire Source

It’s always smart to have some sort of fire starter on hand. Example: Lighter, matches, flint… I

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REMINDER: Preparedness stuff for Christmas…..

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Each year I throw out a few ideas for preparedness items to give away to friends and family…..or maybe even for yourself. Assuming the world doesn’t end prior to Christmas – here is this years line up:

 

Books: fiction and non-fiction

 

 

 

Knives:

 

Flashlights:

 

 

 

Movies/DVD’s/Blu-Rays:

 

REMINDER: Preparedness stuff for Christmas…..

A couple reminders…….

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If you haven’t made your way over to BestKnifeDeals.com and BestPreparednessDeals.com give ‘em a shot. Both feature daily deals – Monday thru Friday.

BestKnifeDeals.com features – you guessed it…knives. A wide variety of knives from utility, hunting, pocket and even swords are showcased every day at the nest possible prices.

BestPreparednessDeals.com presents a different preparedness item every day. All kind of stuff like flashlights, batteries, water filters, firearm accessories, food storage products,

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BestPreparednessDeals.com is back!!!

I have a very special announcement……and an invitation.

Today is the official re-launch of a new website that I have started…..BestPreparednessDeals.com.

Like many preppers I have been trying to stock up on various supplies over the past few years. Prior to each purchase I would do a substantial amount of research to get the absolute best price possible. After all – I am on a budget like many others and try to

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What to do with $1000 right now….

This post was originally published here – http://modernsurvivalonline.com/what-to-do-with-1000-right-now/.

 

A little while back I read a post over at IfItHitstheFan.com concerning a recommendation on where to spend $900 on survival & preparedness preps.

I love thinking about stuff like this. It is sorta like “What would I do if I won the lottery?”

Back to reality.

There are many people across this great country that are just now seeing the light and

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Call to Action: August ’13 – Fuel

This is the fourth installment of a monthly series called “Call to Action”. Call to Action (CTA) is a monthly reminder to review one part of your prep’s and strengthen it.

#1 – Food

#2 – Shelter

#3 – Water

Fuel is often overlooked as an essential survival prep. It is not exciting and “cool” like a GLOCK 17 pistol or a Buck Hoodlum knife…..but have none and life will become much more difficult.

Fuel

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The Top 5 Preparedness Items you MUST own NOW—and cost less than $20.00 each

The Top 5 Preparedness Items you MUST own NOW—and cost less than $20.00 each

People spend thousands of dollars on the latest and greatest preparedness equipment in their preparations for when the SHTF. Too often the most common sense and inexpensive items are overlooked.

Here are the Top 5 Preparedness Items you MUST own NOW—and cost less than $20.00 each.

The Top 5 Preparedness Items you MUST own NOW—and cost less than $20.00 each

Call to Action: July ’13 – Water

This is the third installment of a monthly series called “Call to Action”. Call to Action (CTA) is a monthly reminder to review one part of your prep’s and strengthen it.

Water is taken for granted in many countries – but especially in the United States. Most all have crystal clear water at the turn of a knob or the twist of a bottle cap. Just imagine if the water stops flowing and the

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SurvivalGearBags.com – – Paladin Go Bags in stock!

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Wanted to pass on some information that SurvivalGearBags.com has Paladin Go Bags in stock and ready to ship. These bags are in high demand and can sell out quickly – so if interested – don’t wait too long.

 

Beyond the Go Bag – SurvivalGearBags has tons and tons of other survival and preparedness items.

Check ‘em out – click HERE. Oh – all items are all shipped FREE!

Rourke

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New monthly sale at Emergency Essentials………

If you are not familiar with Emergency Essentials – they are an industry leader in the preparedness industry. For years and years they have been offering an excellent selection of preparedness supplies at excellent prices.

Each month they place numerous items On Sale – and May is no different.

 

 

Click on the banner above to take a gander at this months sale.

There are some great deals to take advantage

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10 Preparedness Supplies bought for less than $10.00 each

From Rourke: This post was originally published over at SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com. It can be seen in its original format HERE.

 

It doesn’t take a ton of money to get prepared. Many of us – “seasoned citizens” or not – live on a tight budget. I took a trip to my local Wally-World to check out some inexpensive supplies that can be purchased for less than $10.00.

Here are a few:

Batteries – Needed for flashlights,

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Recent preps……

My weeks are usually busier than a one-arm paper hanger, this week has been no different.

Ammunition seems to becoming a little more available – at least .223 and 5.56. In the past week or so I picked up close to 400 rounds averaging $10 for a box of 20. Cost is higher than several months ago – but cheaper than many places. I also picked up one box of 50 rounds 45 ACP.

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New Sponsor: Dan’s Depot

New on the preparedness supplies scene, Dan’s Depot is generating some excitement. Combining excellent customer service, a massive and growing selection, and great prices – it does not take long looking around their website to see these folks have their act together.

Dan’s Depot is run by a team of professionals with experience in customer service, marketing – and survival and preparedness. Kinda makes sense, doesn’t it? Often running contests – Dan’s

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