Secrets To Long-Term Outdoor Survival
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Secrets To Long-Term Outdoor Survival

The 5 C’s are a collection of equipment and tools that are often found at the heart of any survival kit. It lists the top five most important types of items that significantly improve survivability. Cutting Tools Combustion Devices Cover Container Cordage See also: Top 20 Barter Items to Stockpile Secrets To Long-Term Outdoor Survival…

How Long Does Dehydrated Meat Last?
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How Long Does Dehydrated Meat Last?

Dehydrating is one of the simplest and most common methods of storing food for long periods of time. Dehydrating is useful for backpackers and preppers because it preserves many of the nutrients in food. Dehydration causes meat to shrink, making it more compact and easier to store. When properly stored, dehydrated meat can last for…

Difference Between Kindling and Tinder
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Difference Between Kindling and Tinder

Tinder and kindling play distinct roles in fire, necessitating distinct handling procedures. Tinder burns much faster than kindling, is more likely to catch on fire, necessitates more stringent safety precautions, and is responsible for starting the fire. Kindling burns slower and is safer to store, and it nurtures the flame to the point where it…

How To Make Homemade Tinder
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How To Make Homemade Tinder

Tinder is the building block of any good fire. Your ignitor ignites tinder, which then ignites kindling, which lights the primary fuel source (eg. a log). People who haven’t built a natural fire before frequently underestimate the importance of tinder and kindling — without it, you might be stuck in the rain trying to light…

How To Store Gas Long Term: 6 Factors To Consider When Storing Fuel Safely
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How To Store Gas Long Term: 6 Factors To Consider When Storing Fuel Safely

Fuel is an essential part of our daily lives, especially if you live off the grid. It not only powers your car but also most likely your entire household, from lights to microwaves to shower heating. When an emergency situation arises, it is best to be well-stocked and prepared. Gas is a highly flammable substance,…