• Battery Run Time: How Long Will That Backup Work? by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/05/27/battery-run-time-backup/
    Battery Run Time: How Long Will That Backup Work?

    The 12-volt battery provided DC to my inverter causing its cooling fan to hum nicely as it converted DC to AC for the DVD player running a recent movie. Watching the player operate, I began to wonder...

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  • What is a Disruptive Event, and How Can You Prepare? by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/05/22/what-is-a-disruptive-event/
    What is a Disruptive Event, and How Can You Prepare?

    What exactly is a “disruptive event”? In this article, Gaye Levy of Backdoor Survival teaches you not only what a disruptive event, but how to be prepared for one. Read on to learn more, and don’t forget...

    • Posted 6 days ago
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  • 8 Survival Foods and How To Store Them by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/05/20/8-survival-foods-and-how-to-store-them
    8 Survival Foods and How To Store Them

    Want to learn how to store survival foods? We all need food to survive. It is a fact that from the very beginning of life, a billion years back, the organisms needed food to live. It would...

    • Posted 1 week ago
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  • Product Review: The Abdominal Ballistics System (ABS) by AR500 Armor by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/05/19/abdominal-ballistics-system/
    Product Review: The Abdominal Ballistics System (ABS) by AR500 Armor

    A great concern among many survivalists is that their plate carriers do not cover their lower abdomen area. Fortunately to erase this concern AR500 Armor® has created an Abdominal Ballistics System that is designed to protect the...

    • Posted 1 week ago
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  • DIY Vapor Rub for Cough and Congestion by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/05/13/diy-healing-vapor-rub/
    DIY Vapor Rub for Cough and Congestion

    Our friend Gaye Levy at Backdoor Survival always has great tips for living a more self-reliant lifestyle. Today she is sharing with us her recipe for a DIY healing vapor rub for cough and congestion. Check it out...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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    Critical Thinking for Survival

    Survival in the wild, in the urban jungle, a natural disaster, or in the end of the world takes more than the skills you have been practicing or the items or tools you have been preparing. When...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • 20 Firearm Safety Tips by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/05/11/20-firearm-safety-tips/
    20 Firearm Safety Tips

    Firearm safety should always be observed, whether you’re a novice shooter or a seasoned professional. Make no mistake about it: a gun is a deadly weapon. A single bullet hitting a human being can have such a...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • Product Review: Olight Baton S10, S15 and S20 by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/05/08/product-review-olight-baton/
    Product Review: Olight Baton Flashlight Series

    Having a flashlight in an emergency situation is often useful and occasionally critical.  Thus you should have one (and batteries) in any survival kit, and even better, as part of your EDC (Every Day Carry) equipment. Such...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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    10 Food Storage Solutions for the Urban Prepper

    Living in the city offers many advantages, but food storage space isn’t one of them. City dwellers can feel comfortable that everything they need is close at hand. You can have food and other products delivered to...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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