How To Build A Survival Shelter: Tarp-Tent and Lean-to

Learn how to build a survival shelter with a few rudimentary tools, and you will have a leg-up is SHTF. Many outdoorsmen, long-distance hikers, and military personnel rely on Tarps for emergency shelter because they are lightweight, can be carried from location to location, and are easy to deploy. The tarp is also excellent when … Read more

Shelters For Survival: Beginner’s Guide

A Survival Shelter is one of the first things you should prepare for in a survival situation. What is a survival shelter? A survival shelter is a simple shelter made from natural or manufactured materials. Its purpose is to keep you alive until you are rescued or reach a safe location with more substantial protection. … Read more

Type of Knife Best for Survival: Not The Best Knife

If you depend on one knife to survive, it must be a jack of all trades, both versatile and practical. One knife is all you have, so it’s got to fill every role. A survival knife is a personal choice. You will hear a million different opinions on which knife is the best, but if … Read more

44 Off-Grid Tools For Emergency Survival

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Forty-four useful tools to use off-grid for power-out scenarios, emergencies, or SHTF. In researching this article for my survival preparedness plan, I came across some interesting tools. Some items are obvious, and some aren’t. I hope this information helps you find no-power tools to get the job done. Grain Mill  Use a Hand mill to … Read more