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Top 50 Budget Preparedness Items on Amazon

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Frequent readers will know that I am a huge fan of Amazon.com for purchasing preparedness stuff – as well as all kinds of other items. Low prices, huge selection, and Free Shipping on most orders is what has be coming back month after month. Amazon offers a Prime membership for $99 a year which provides benefits such as free 2 day shipping on most orders and thousands of TV and movies that can be watched

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Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

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Every week I throw out a few recommendations on things such as movies, books, knives, flashlights – all kinds of stuff. Some of these are not related to preparedness whatsoever – rather, just stuff I like. Most are available on Amazon but not all. I have a particular fondness for movies as one of my favorite things to do is to sit back and watch a good one.

So – for this week……here is my

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Books

Build the Perfect Bug Out Vehicle

The Prepper’s Blueprint

The Boxcar Children – ages 7 and up. Wonderful book series for kids.

Day by Day Armageddon

31 Days to Survival

 

Movies

Guardians of the Galaxy – awesome movie

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes – incredible special effects

The Bourne Trilogy – great action movies

 

Water Filtration

Sawyer Products Mini Water Filter System

Katadyn Hiker Water Filter

Lifestraw Water Filter

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Survival & Preparedness Black Friday deals…..

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Here are a few deals going on today and some this weekend that can be taken advantage of to better your supply position. From food storage to firearms – check it out. If you are aware of any please leave a comment.

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Subscribers are already aware of this one: Emergency Essentials is having a BLACK FRIDAY DOORBUSTER SPECIAL today starting at 8:00am with

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Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

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Power on the Go

Introcircuit 11200mAh External Battery Pack – best value around

Powerbot 2600mAh Battery Pack – I own a couple of these and they work great.

Anker 320000mAh Portable Battery Pack

 

Movies

I am Legend

The Crazies

Shooter(2007)

Invincible

 

YouTube Video’s

Chiappa Little Badger 17 HMR

Which Meds Should You Store

Strike One: Performance Review

How to Make a PVC Bow – Powerful

 

 

 

 

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Firearm Accessories

Magpul PMAG Gen 2 30-rd AR Magazine – $9.95 / Free Shipping

E-Lander Steel AR 30-rd. Magazines w/ no-tilt follower – $8.95 / Free Shipping

Bushnell TRS-25 Red Dot Sight – under $70 / Free Shipping

Ambidextrous AR Sling Adapter – $4.95 / Free Shipping

KCI 15-rd M1 Carbine Magazines – $9.95 / Free Shipping

UTAC Single Point AR Sling – $5.99

AR/M4 Camo GunSkins Wrap Kit – $49.95

 

Water Filters

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Watches

Casio G-Shock Watch

Casio Illuminator Sport Watch (budget)

Timex Men’s Ironman Rugged Watch

Timex Expedition Digital Watch

Timex Women’s “Ironman Rugged” Digital Watch

 

Knives

ESEE 6SCP Part Serrated Model 6 Fixed Blade Knife

Shrade Extreme Survival Knife

Mora Fixed Blade Knife

KA-BAR Full Size US Marine Fighting Knife

Buck Hoodlum Survival Knife

 

Feel Like a Kid Again

Barnett Black Widow Slingshot

Umarex BB Machine Pistol

Daisy 880 BB/Pellet Rifle

Avenger

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Books

Outdoor Life Ultimate Survival Manual

Prepper’s Long Term Survival Guide

Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag

 

Food Storage

Emergency Essentials Peanut Butter Powder

Mountain House Freeze Dried Food Essentials Bucket

Survival Seed Vault Heirloom Seed Bank

 

Video’s

Ammo Carry for Tactical Shotguns

Steve Watts’ Classic Camping Setup

PVC Truck Tent

“Solvent Trap Cleaning System” Silencer Mod

 

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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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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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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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Check out BestPreparednessDeals.com

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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….

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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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