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Is the CB Radio Legal?

There still seems to be so many people that are misinformed about the CB radio, certainly when it comes to its legality. Citizens band radio or CB radio is a system that can be used to transmit short-distance radio communications. It was first introduced back in 1981 legally though it had been used for a number of years illegally prior to this. The confusion seems to arise around the legality of using a CB radio…

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Homesteading Skills for Preppers

Common Traits of Successful Preppers

Some preppers make a simple mistake and give up at the first hurdle. Others have dedicated many years to keeping their family safe. What are they doing differently? First off, there is no “trick” to becoming a prepper. You just need to be hardworking and willing to take different approaches to tasks. They Read the News How can you expect time enough to react to a crisis if you don’t keep up-to-date with what’s going…

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What Do You Think About UK Survival Guides So Far?

Why Other Preppers Are Succeeding and You Are Not

Prepping never ends, it’s certainly not a lifestyle for the weak. I received an email the other day from a friend of mine who was discussing a few things about life and work. He takes part in different local prepper groups and has invested a lot of time and money into his preps. The problem is that he looks at other people and instantly thinks he’s getting nowhere. During this post I want to take…

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Prepper Skills that are Easier to Master than You’d Imagine!

We live in an age where we learn to rely on other people when we want something. In a catastrophic event, everyone will be looking after themselves and they won’t be able to be looking after you too. You need to be able to do things for yourself. Who would you be in a disaster? At the mercy of others or able to continue? There is not a single thing in this world that is…

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What is the Best Knot for a Hammock?

People tend to find knots boring and so they don’t get discussed as often as they should. In our example today we’re putting up a hammock so if you fail in knot tying the whole thing comes crashing down. There are literally hundreds of different knots out there and each has their own uses but right here, we only want to look at those knots that are best for hammock camping. To avoid the chance…

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