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Today at 05:37 PM New bag thinking: BOB GHB realism by TeacherRO

Reading an essay on planning I realized that we might be planning - and packing , for the wrong thing.

During most events 99% of the time we'll be 'bugging out' to a hotel, friends house or community shelter. Not a spot in the woods.

And if my car breaks down, I'm not walking home. ( ride, rail, stay at work, uber, bike...)

So why am I packing like a Boy Scout? Do I need a water filter, tarp and whet stone?? Its more likely that I'll need a phone charger, contact solution and clean shirt for work.


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Yesterday at 08:46 PM electronic maps by TeacherRO

free to $30 a year maps for computers, etc

From Cool Tools site

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10/18/17 11:48 PM Sound Advice For Survival Situations by Jeanette_Isabelle

I came across this five-minute video on prepping that, I believe, is a must watch. Everything this man says is common sense; the way he puts it can challenge us to think.


Jeanette Isabelle

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10/16/17 04:36 PM Delorme inReach Lock Failure by jshannon

Forgive me if this has been mentioned. I could not find it in a search. There are reports of lock failure of some inReach units leading to at least one SAR response.

Early Report

Roman Dial site

Garmin Response

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10/16/17 01:05 AM Promising Snake Bite Therapy by Doug_Ritter


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