Best Fish for Aquaponics

The fish that you decide to choose for your aquaponics system should have similar needs as far as temperature and pH to the plants that you will be growing. There will always be some compromise to the needs of the fish and plants but, the closer that they match, the more success you will have. You also need to take into consideration whether you’re raising the fish to be eaten, or simply just to correlate with…

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DIY Forge From a Paint Can

A forge can give you the ability to make some of your own tools and equipment such as your knives. The King of Random are known for producing some pretty cool videos and we have already shared there video for making a mini metal foundry before. While I was having a look on Facebook earlier I saw them sharing yet another video that could be of great use to preppers. This time, the guys show…

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How to Build a Sandbag Wall

Sandbags provide valuable defence against flood waters. However, if the defences are built wrong, they will fail. Sandbag walls can keep water out for short periods of time which can be improved on by using them in conjunction with plastic sheeting. They are cheap and easy to obtain. However, they are relatively ineffective when you compare them with purpose-designed flood protection products such as flood boards, non-return valves for plumbing and . How to Obtain Sandbags…

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How to Land a Plane in an Emergency

I can’t help it whenever I am in a plane to have the thought, “What if something happens to the pilot and he couldn’t land the plane, what would I do?” Now I know the chances of that happening are pretty slim but “What if?” Well these thoughts got me into actually looking how to land a plane and if you are like me, you can relax, it’s actually not too difficult to get that…

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How to Survive a Plane Crash

The chances of being involved in an airplane accident are pretty slim when compared to other forms of travel. Even if you are involved in one, your chances of survival are actually very high – 96% of air accident victims survive.  Once an airplane accident occurs, though, whether you live or die may seem beyond your control in ways that, say, a car accident might not. While some air accidents are not survivable, the vast…

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