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How to Make Your Bug-Out Bag Modular

January 19, 2019 Dan Stevens 7

by Contributing Author Ah, the BOB. The prepper standby and source of constant tinkering, consternation and much discussion. There are a 1,001 ways to choose, fill and pack a BOB, but one method in particular […]

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8 Overlooked Bug-Out Bag Items

October 8, 2018 Dan Stevens 3

Tweaking your bug out bag is a never-ending endeavor. The more you learn, the more you add and remove items, the goal being to make it more lightweight, more functional and more tuned to your […]

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Setting Up a Carbine for Self-Defense

September 29, 2018 Dan Stevens 8

by Contributing Author Rifles, specifically carbines, are excellent choices for a defensive long gun, especially when chambering an intermediate cartridge. Their combination of desirable characteristics such as light weight, compact size, mild recoil and superior […]

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20 Herbs You Can Make Medicine From

May 4, 2018 Dan Stevens 0

by Controbuting Author Herbs have more uses than adding flavor to your dinner. Herbs have medicinal properties that people have been tapping into for centuries. Before the time of modern medicine, you would use herbs […]

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The Best Calibers for Survival

April 19, 2018 Dan Stevens 16

by John If you do anything with a firearm, you probably have the “perfect” ammunition for that purpose.  It may be unsuitable for some or even all other purposes, but as long as you have […]

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DIY Fertilizer: The Complete Guide

April 15, 2018 Dan Stevens 1

by Joseph Fertilizer is a key component of successful gardening, and using it appropriately will result in better quality crops.  When we think of fertilizer, most of us think store-bought; rarely do we think to […]

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10 Must Bring Camping Essentials

January 25, 2018 Dan Stevens 1

by Jesse There are two ways of going camping successfully; the comfortable one and the not so comfortable option! Camping often conjures up images of a tent, a clear but starry sky and the glow […]