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Make a USB Charger Cable From Cardboard and Wire

I was sent the following video from a friend of mine showing how inmates of our prisons are making USB charger cables for their smuggled in phones using nothing but cardboard and a little bit of wire. To me, I find this quite fascinating and can be used in a pinch in an emergency. You are going to need the following items: Cardboard (inmate uses a piece from a birthday card) Knife/scissors (inmate uses a…

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Make Your Own Five Gallon Emergency Kit

It is easy to go ahead and purchase a ready-made survival kit but to be fair, they are usually just not worth the money. Why not make your own five gallon emergency kit? You will know exactly what is going in there, you will/should know how to use the items and you save yourself money in the process. By putting together your emergency kit yourself, you can also custom tailor what’s important to you, your family…

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123 Paracord Projects

We have discussed a few different paracord projects here before such as the paracord rock sling and the paracord donut as well as how to spot the fake paracord that is being sold online. A quick search online and you will see that there are literally thousands of different paracord projects that are floating around the different survival websites and forums. Well today we are going to be sharing a list of 123 paracord projects…

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An Easy Guide to Getting Started with Vermiponics

I am sure you have heard of hydroponics. I am sure you have heard of aquaponics. But have you heard of vermiponics? It is almost a mix of both hydroponics and aquaponics with the addition of worms. You are growing your plants in a soil-less environment like you would in hydroponics and whereas in aquaponics (also soil-less) you would use the nutrients that are produced by the broken down fish waste, the nutrients in vermiponics…

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16 Home Remedies for a Bad Toothache

It is common knowledge that if you have a bad toothache, you go and see the dentist. This is something that we all know but it isn’t always that simple as the dentist may already have other patients to see. The home remedies for a bad toothache that we are going to be looking at here are only short-term relief but can be used to give relief until you can get an appointment. Common Causes…

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