Category: Prepping Products

Convenient Backup Power for Apartment Preppers

Several weeks ago I was doing some thinking about how prepping must be different for people who live in places like apartments. I have to admit that I tend to focus on prepping from my own perspective. I live in a rural area where there is plenty of water, firewood, wild game, and fish. We also have emergency backup generators in the event of a power outage. This line of thinking led me to wonder about backup power options for apartment preppers. I wondered what I would do if I actually lived in an apartment? In most cases, the very…

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Estwing® 16″ Special Edition Camping Axe Review

A few weeks ago while I was out splitting some kindling for our wood stove, I was swinging my old hatchet and thinking to myself that it sure would be nice to have a really well made hatchet to keep in my bug out bag. Once the fire was roaring and my house was finally warm, I started doing some online research. I’ve always admired the beautiful look of the Estwing® Sportsman’s Axe with the leather handle so I started browsing through their website to see if they had anything new. To my surprise, I discovered that they had a…

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Upgrade to the Handy infiniteLite Windproof Refillable Lighter

One thing that should be important to all preppers is having the ability to make a fire in a variety of situations. Many of you who are reading this article have spent countless hours honing your bushcrafting and survival skills. There is no doubt that a lot of you can make a fire using primitive techniques such as flint and steel or even a bow drill. Those are impressive skills to have but the reality is that there are far more people that don’t have those skills than those that do. This is why my personal preference when it comes…

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Mophie powerstation XL – A Backup Battery in Your Pocket!

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about how I would charge my portable electronic devices in a grid down or bug out situation. Of course I have a generator but I certainly wouldn’t want to start it up and waste precious gasoline just to charge something like a smartphone. This started me on a “quest” to find a quality portable battery pack that would be capable of meeting my needs. I had some very specific requirements in mind for the product that I wanted.

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An N95 Mask May Not Provide the Protection You Expect

An N95 mask is a very common item that you might find in a prepper’s stockpile of emergency supplies which is why many of you will be surprised to learn that they might not actually provide you with the protection that you thought they would. As preppers, we try to store items that we think will help us survive a number of major disasters. One of the things that many preppers fear is a global pandemic illness that spreads across the world infecting hundreds of millions of people. With this in mind, many preppers store what are called N95 masks…

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