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Jackery 500 Power Center and SolarSaga 100W Solar Panel Review

Jackery 500 Power Center and SolarSaga 100W Solar Panel Review

Over the last few years, I have tried out some Jackery products. Overall I have been impressed with the quality of the power centers and the convenience offered by their…

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…

Obsolete Lighting and The Modern Prepper

Obsolete Lighting and The Modern Prepper

I admit to having a fondness for the old fashioned. I’m sure a lot of other preppers do too, and it certainly makes it easier to plan for emergencies when…

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…

What’s Old Is New Again: How Our Grandparents Lived Off Grid

What’s Old Is New Again: How Our Grandparents Lived Off Grid

Long before the Rural Electrification Administration started bringing power to rural folks who hadn’t been reached by big corporate power companies, farmers and people living away from profitable to operate…

Prepper Metrics – How Did You Do In 2018?

Prepper Metrics – How Did You Do In 2018?

There is an undeniably hokey and campy feeling to some aspects of prepping. When you get to the topic of zombie survival and things that are on the most radical…