Category: Fire

How To Build a Self Feeding Fire That Lasts 14+ Hours

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. The night was colder than expected and we all assumed, for some reason, that if we built a big enough fire that it would warm us all night. […]

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Understanding the Concept of Flint and Steel

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Starting a fire with flint-and-steel is harder than most methods available these days but in an SHTF situation, this may be the only option you have. Image Credit: […]

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Vaseline & Cotton Balls and Other Great Fire Starters

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. One of the most critical parts of survival is the warmth, protection and cooking ability of fire. There is no other part of your survival arsenal that will […]

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Fire Pits and Camping Trips to Get Back to Nature

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Some people fall into prepping because they are looking for a reason to access those forgotten skills. If you aren’t a hiker or outdoorsman, its […]

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Stove Necklace Idea for Ultralight Backpacking

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Wearable tech is a trend that is exploding. We are just watching its most crude and early phases in things like the Fit Bit. These […]

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When The World Ends: 5 Essential Items You Need To Survive if North Korea Sends Nukes

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. You don’t have to watch the nightly news long to understand that we are under constant threat throughout the world — and that nuclear weapons […]

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How to Install a Wood Stove

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. It seems we survived another miserable winter. How did you fair? Did you lose power to your heating system? Was your fireplace up to the […]

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Is Firepen a Viable Breaching Tool? – Gear Tasting 116

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. As a prepper do you value the ability to gain access or to escape? It’s a certain mindset that is not shared by all preppers.  […]

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Survival flints for fire

We’ve researched a variety of survival flints and fire starter kits and have selected the below products as some of the best you can have on hand in case of an emergency.

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