Survivalist Training Tips and Equipment
Survival Bow Making Instructions

Survival Bow Making Instructions

How to Make a Quickie Bow from a Sapling By Jason Knight The following bow making instructions will help you construct an effective bow in a relatively short amount of time. A quickie bow is a fast-made bow for immediate use in a survival situation. It is carved from a sapling or branch of a tree. The ...

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How to make Pemmican – The Ultimate Survival Super-Food

How to make Pemmican – The Ultimate Survival Super-Food

Invented by the natives of North America, pemmican was used by Indian scouts as well as early western explorers. These people spent a great deal of time on the go and depended on having portable, high-energy, highly nutritious, and filling foods that would last for long periods of time. Pemmican was light, ...

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8 Common Mistakes of Wilderness Survival

8 Common Mistakes of Wilderness Survival

1.  No Shelter This is a two fold mistake that will cost you your life in a Wilderness Survival Situation.  The first fold of this mistake is not having a proper shelter with you, the second fold is not having the knowledge to build a shelter from nature’s tools which are all around you.  When talking about ...

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10 Non-Power Tools You Need

10 Non-Power Tools You Need

When things go bad, your handy power tools will be pretty much useless, so you better stock your supplies with these tools. 1. Cross-cut saw:  Very few people today have tried to cut through a large tree with a handsaw, and with good reason.  Branches, yes, but trunks, never.  Now imagine a SHTF situation where you ...

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How to Make Logs from Newspaper

How to Make Logs from Newspaper

Want to find a good way to make use of all those newspapers?  Plain newspaper won't burn very long, but when you make them into logs they will burn much longer. Step 1: Soak the Newspaper The first thing you need to do is soak the newspaper it a sink or bucket. It helps to separate the newspapers into its ...

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How to Build A bucket Room Cooler

How to Build A bucket Room Cooler

When things go bad, or if you just have a nice off grid place as a retreat, keeping comfortable is important.  Here is a little tutorial to help keep you cool... Here's what you will need   A 5 Gallon Bucket and Lid with holes drilled in the side. A cooler pad (like duracool pads) cut to 33 1/2 x 13 ...

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30 Items you need in your First Aid Kit.

30 Items you need in your First Aid Kit.

A Way to Stop bleeding and Close wounds: Every good medical kit should have items that can be used to help stop bleeding, close and protect cuts, and help prevent infection from setting in. Duct Tape – Yes, duct tape. It can be a life saver when dealing with a cut or wound where medical help may be too far off ...

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50 Plants In The Wild You Can Eat

50 Plants In The Wild You Can Eat

 If you ever find yourself in the wild, with out much food, knowing what wild plants are safe to eat can be the difference between life and death Here are a few common North American goodies that are safe to eat if you find yourself stuck in the wild: Blackberries: Many wild berries are not safe to ...

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The Mossberg 500, still the best multipurpose shotgun

The Mossberg 500, still the best multipurpose shotgun

When cash is low, it just isn’t practical to have more than one shotgun for hunting and home defense. After all, the bills still need to be paid. Instead, combining the two is the best option and this is where the Mossberg 500 still shines brightest. There are a couple different approaches you could take to having ...

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The 7 Types of Gear you must have in your Bug Out Bag

The 7 Types of Gear you must have in your Bug Out Bag

For someone new to being a Survivalist building your first Bug Out Bag can seem like a big task. Everybody you read about has been tweaking theirs for months or even years and has a pile of gear built up. It’s hard to know where to start, but if you cover all of the basics in a survival situation you will still be ...

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