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Best Solar Phone Chargers

Best Solar Phone Chargers

You’re
trekking through the woods, and you look at your phone — and you realize it
only has one percent of battery life left. Or, maybe a hurricane blows through . . .

LED Lights – Good For Prepping and The Planet

LED Lights – Good For Prepping and The Planet

Electric light bulbs freed Americans from the energy tyranny of kerosene, candles, gas, and even whale oil. Having a safe, clean form of lighting finally fulfilled the long human dream . . .

The Best Hand Crank Flashlights

The Best Hand Crank Flashlights

Editor’s Note: This is an updated and revised edition from earlier in 2018.  

Hand-cranked flashlights offer light and other functions when out on the trail or during a . . .

Product Review: Tegology’s Tegstove

Product Review: Tegology’s Tegstove

Tegology is a company that creates interesting and useful tools that combine technology with everyday carry. This review is all about one of their portable camp stoves – the Tegstove – which . . .

Propane vs Gas Generators: What to Consider

Propane vs Gas Generators: What to Consider

Power generators are an essential part of most prepping master plans. While solar power is an option a backup generator offers many people a better alternative and access to power . . .

DIY Power Generator Ideas

DIY Power Generator Ideas

There are a lot of different options for generating power that you might not have thought about or realized was even possible. Knowing how to put together power generators is . . .

Best Home Wind Turbines To Consider

Best Home Wind Turbines To Consider

In the past, home wind turbines were limited. Now there seems to be a ton of them out there which can make finding the best one a bit overwhelming. Let . . .

The Pros & Cons Of Residential Wind Power

The Pros & Cons Of Residential Wind Power

Wind power works best in areas with steady directional winds. You see the most use of wind turbines in flatter landscapes with few obstructions such as large open rangeland, coastlines . . .

Best Solar Lantern Options For Preppers

Best Solar Lantern Options For Preppers

Solar lanterns are great for dependable emergency light. They are more common than ever and come in a lot of sizes.

Backdoor Survival has put together this list of some . . .

Best Battery Charger Set Ups For Preppers

Best Battery Charger Set Ups For Preppers

Being able to charge batteries is an important part of prepping. Batteries can mean the difference between comfort and convenience during a SHTF situation.

Here are a few reasons why . . .

How to Store Batteries for the Long Term

How to Store Batteries for the Long Term

As preppers, we should probably all know the answer to this question: Can we extend the shelf life of flashlight batteries by refrigerating or freezing them? You might be surprised by the answer.