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DIY Survival Fishing Kit

Build Your Own DIY Fishing Kit

Alright, if you’re checking out this site, chances are you are well aware that you can find guides on building many different handy survival kits and other survival items right here on Know Prepare Survive. Let’s take a moment to speak about a Do-It-Yourself minimalist fishing kit. You can stash this fishing …

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10 essential survival items for hunting

10 Essential Survival Items To Pack When Hunting

Whether you're a hunting pro or just a newbie in the game, there's a 90% chance you'll end up forgetting some things that you should've prepared beforehand.But don't fret, because we're here to make sure that you're properly covered and armed for any kind of situation—emergency or not—that can happen …

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suunto core all black military watch review

Suunto Core All Black Military Watch Review

Suunto Core All Black Military Watch Features Let's get it out of the way now, the Core does not have GPS. It does have plenty of other features like a barometer, altimeter, and compass (an "ABC watch") Ease of Use Super simple to use, there's no need to even read …

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secret gun storage ideas

10 Hidden Weapon Storage Ideas

Standard weapon storage can often be bulky and frankly unattractive; this obviously is a huge turn off to anyone looking for gun storage for their home, most people prefer something unobtrusive and attractive.  Regular gun safes also often take up a lot of space, which is not ideal if you …

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best gun for home defense

How to Choose the Best Gun for Home Defense

Quick Navigation What's the Right Home Defense Gun For Me? Research the LawHandguns vs. Long GunsChoosing a HandgunSelecting the CaliberWhat Size Handgun Should You Choose?Pistols vs. RevolversChoosing a Long GunShotgunsRifles Takeaways What's the Right Home Defense Gun For Me?We are fortunate enough to live in a world where the police …

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Homemade Survival Gear for Long Term Treks

Survival 101: Homemade Survival Gear Quick NavigationFire and Heating ToolsWhat You NeedInstructionsLightShelterDIY Fishing RodWhat You NeedInstructionsDIY Water FiltrationWhat You NeedInstructionsPlanning a long-term trek through one of the many beautiful forests or mountain tops can be a great experience for you and friends. However, it’s important that you bring a survival bag …

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5 Common Bug Out Bag Mistakes: Don’t Let These Kill You!

A bug out bag is arguably one of the most important items during a SHTF event simply because it’s responsible for supplying the daily necessities that you will need during the bug out period (before reaching your bug out location). Because it’s so important, you really don’t want to be missing …

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J5 Tactical V1 Flashlight Review

J5 Tactical V1 Pro Flashlight Review

J5 Tactical V1 Pro Features While it doesn't have all the fancy features that some flashlights have, it has the ones that count Ease of Use Click to turn it on, click to turn it off, repeat to cycle through modes. Pretty simple Price It's less than $15 and works …

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Prepper Book Review

Book Review: Preppers Want to Know

Preppers Want to Know: A Survival Book Preppers Want to Know is a survival book by Aaron Liford that answers questions that Aaron had but couldn’t find good, concise answers to. Questions like ‘how can I protect against EMPs‘ and ‘what’s the best way to freeze dry food’. The topics …

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Is Your Bug Out Bag Too Heavy?

How to Lighten Your Bug Out Bag Using the 80/20 Rule Have you ever wondered how to lighten your bug out bag? I certainly have. In fact, I recently took a critical look at my own 72-hour survival kit, and discovered some pretty interesting ways to save weight in the …

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