Have you thought about how you would make repairs to your home if the grid went down, or how about cutting that tree down without being able to use a chainsaw. Gas and electricity might not always be available, so having hand tools that our grandfathers used is a must.
I know what you’re thinking, why not just use battery operated tools and a solar charger. Those are fine but we all know batteries won’t last for ever, eventually they will stop taking a charge and then what. Thats why it’s always a good idea to have a backup plan. So check out this excellent list from survivalcache.com of 10 non-power tools to have handy when the grid goes down.
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