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Critical Survival Info to Keep on your Phone

April 1, 2020 Tim Makay 0

Preppers have always been divided on the use of advanced electronics in emergency preparations. The preppers in the “Nay” camp claim that advanced electronics are too frail, too dependent upon incredibly intricate and complex infrastructure […]

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How Much Range Can You Get From a Ham Radio?

February 29, 2020 Tim Makay 0

The expected effective range of ham radio is a subject that is constantly talked about but poorly understood among many preppers not specialized in radio communication skills. For all but the shortest-ranged line-of-sight broadcasts there […]

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Emergency Communications from A to Z

February 8, 2020 Tim Makay 6

Having an emergency communications plan is an essential part of being prepared for short and long-term disasters. The ability to network and transmit information about changing situations and new threats is invaluable. Establishing and maintaining […]