I happened across a SteriPEN product at Costco a while back, and picked it up for inclusion in a kit. If I remember correctly, it was about $45. Checked the price at other outlets on my phone, and felt good about the purchase. Being able to hold one and check it out before forking over [...]
Utah Shelter Systems may very well be the best NBC shelter manufacturer in the US. The proprietors, Sharon Packer and Paul Seyfried, have many years of experience behind them, backed up with education in various areas that pertain directly to their shelter work. They have tried hard to keep costs down while providing great builds. [...]
Met a guy on Twitter. I had posted a tweet somewhere along the lines of “Civil Defense begins with YOU”. His response was to invite me to read his new book.
I don’t respond to many invitations, and for good reason. But something about his premise interested me – because it included as [...]
A YouTube video from The Low Buck Prepper.
Interesting video. He get 78 degree air from the outlet in 90 degree weather. His cooling medium is 4 small frozen plastic water bottles. Warm air forced in, cool air out.
Simple idea, that begs for tinkering. I haven’t built one, but I might. If I [...]
Here is an article I found that discusses various incarnations of the famous 1911 handgun. A good read for those wishing to get some up-to-date info on what is available. It’s from 3 years ago, but I found the information useful.
We lost one of our cats last week. Haven’t figured out what he died from. Absent obvious trauma, getting to the bottom of such mysteries is difficult at best. I respectfully buried him the next morning in a plot out front where we’ll set up a little flower garden. That spot was never any good [...]