There are essentially two types of night vision devices and it comes down to personal preferences and in some cases particular mission requirements when it comes time to choose. First, there is low-level light, which is naturally present and is enhanced by the device. Once … [Read more...] about Do You Really Need That to Survive: Night Vision Devices
Homeowners can often power most household appliances using between 3000 and 6500 watts. If your home has a small furnace and you are on city water, you can probably get by with a 3000 to the 5000-watt generator. If you have a large furnace and/or a water pump, you will likely … [Read more...] about Do You Really Need That to Survive: A Generator
We are starting a series of articles on gear, material, and supplies for survival that you may or may not need. Finances are a big problem when it comes to prepping, and if you are avid readers of survival forums, websites, and blogs then you are inundated with recommendations on … [Read more...] about Do You Really Need That to Survive?
How old is honey? No one knows, but cave paintings in Spain dating back to 7000BC depict humans raising bees, and bees are raised for only one thing. The paintings showed beekeeping. Archeologists' also had found bee fossils dating back 150 million years. They were making honey … [Read more...] about Honey and Its Amazing Powers to Heal
Oxygen/Acetylene Torch An acetylene/oxygen flame burns at about 3,773 K or 6,332 °F/3500 C. Imagine, what can you do with that kind of heat and it doesn't take any electricity to operate one. Of course, the tanks will deplete over time, but a torch like this is not something you … [Read more...] about Advanced Tools and Equipment For When the SHTF