Bug Out Vehicles
There are an almost infinite number of choices when it comes to bug out vehicle options. You have your 4×4 trucks and SUVs, retired military vehicles, ATVs, Track/Trail bikes, and even mountain bikes. Rather than make any recommendations I am simply going to tell you about my choice for a BOV and [...]
Do a search for “bug out vehicle” and you’ll find everything from a small economy car to a monster truck suggested. Certainly there are numerous vehicles that can work in different situations. I recently picked up five mountain bikes for the family – mainly for recreation and exercise.
After having [...]
The Ultimate Bug Out/In Vehicle: How an RV Can Save Your Family in an Emergency
My wife and I have lived full time in RV’s for five years and have owned every kind of RV on the market. When an emergency strikes having an RV fully loaded and ready [...]
One survival option I have considered over the last year is a sailboat. Within the survival community there are two major camps, the bug-out doctrine and the castle doctrine. Needless to say each has many variations and are highly tailorable to personal needs and available options. I think for many families [...]
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A brand new Hummer or Jeep Wrangler, decked out with every available option may sound like the best, most capable vehicle in an emergency situation. The harsh reality is that they could be one of the worst. Don’t get me wrong, they are both very nice, with proven track [...]
Yes, it’s a silly title. If I had called it “A 72-Hour+ Kit for your vehicle“, or
something similar, you might have just said “another one of those…” and ignored
it, completely. No chainguns, no rocket-launchers, some humor. A disclaimer: Anytime I recommend
a particular item, the URL is the manufacturer, so [...]
You’ve probably already read my review of the Paladin Go Bag and my use of it as an emergency roadside toolkit. In all honesty, an emergency roadside toolkit is completely worthless, unless you know how to use it. Today we’ll discuss a few problems which may occur while on the road, and how to correct [...]
A reliable vehicle can be your lifeline. Without it, you are very limited in how far you can travel.
I’ve read plenty of posts about bug out vehicles…but not many on keeping your bug out vehicle running for extended amounts of time.
Personally, I don’t have a garage with enough space to store an [...]