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  1. Cranky part 3, radio's

    http://www.etoncorp.com/ a_WR_tuP3Wo j7y2Q8XF9oE http://www.kaitousa.com/ LzHqOfHfkSk

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 21st June 2012 20:47
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    7th June 2013 19:10 Go to last post
  2. Extracting oil from birch bark, lamps, cooking

    Instructional videos about how to extract the oils from birch bark for lighting, since its fire i guess one could also use it for slow cooking your...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 27th October 2012 10:47
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    28th November 2013 19:34 Go to last post
  3. 1250 pdf's, complete books, pamflets, manuals, tips regarding survival and off grid living.

    This is a double post, I also posted them in the e books thread because they are e books, imo they also belong in this section of the forum, if...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 7th June 2013 17:26
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    10th July 2013 10:09 Go to last post
  4. Earl, the survival tablet.

    Here is the link, find out all about it. www.meetearl.com/ A solar powered survival tablet with many communication features and a power saving...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 7th June 2013 18:25
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  5. Plenty good enough for him, how bout you?

    Lets get inspired! Keith aka Skeeter is living totally off the grid. Starting with a raw plot of land, he built his house from scratch, dug a...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 1st July 2013 15:35
    • Replies: 3
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    1st July 2013 20:24 Go to last post
  6. Zip Tie Domes.......

    Never forget to bring zip ties, here's why, this is so awesome, if you watch this a few times, you can build this yourself, its a greenhouse, its an...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 25th September 2013 22:12
    • Replies: 2
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    3rd September 2014 13:49 Go to last post
  7. DIY Savonius VAWT ( Vertical Axis Wind Generator)

    778s disclaimer ( don't know if this works, but if it generates power it can be stored to use for whatever if I am correct, perhaps someone who wants...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 3rd September 2014 15:07
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    4th September 2014 15:00 Go to last post
  8. 12 volt chill pill residence???

    I was dreaming away for a bit, thinking how nice and relaxing it would be to have a quite place in some wooded area just to chill out for a bit and...

    Started by 778 neighbour of some guy, 17th October 2014 23:42
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    19th October 2014 18:19 Go to last post
  9. Question Has anyone seen the Episode of "Rudy Reyes - Apocalypse Man"

    This Episode was aired on the History Channel (January 5th, 2010), From my understanding this was supposed to be a new series featuring Rudy Reyes...

    Started by AlkaMyst, 21st December 2010 02:47
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    8th March 2011 13:33 Go to last post
  10. 10 of the worst mistakes to avoid when going off grid...

    Want to build your own life back on the land, instead of keeping pace in this insane society headed for implosion? There are lots of things that...

    Started by Althena, 9th January 2016 13:26
    • Replies: 5
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    10th January 2016 01:31 Go to last post
  11. 3 Shocking Ways Off-Grid Living Is Slowly Being Banned In America (And Canada)

    From http://www.offthegridnews.com/current-events/3-shocking-ways-off-grid-living-is-slowly-being-banned-in-america-and-canada Off-grid living is...

    Started by Althena, 2nd April 2016 00:09
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 7,413
    3rd April 2016 04:48 Go to last post
  12. Tiny Homes Banned In U.S. At Increasing Rate As Govt Criminalizes Sustainable Living

    As the corporatocracy tightens its grip on the masses – finding ever more ways to funnel wealth to the top – humanity responds in a number of ways,...

    Started by Althena, 6th November 2016 19:47
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 8,208
    5th April 2020 21:16 Go to last post
  13. Do you have a "Grab bag"??

    I have one in the boot of my car, only ever comes out when rotating any food stuffs in it. It is a small rucksack filled with emergency items that I...

    Started by Ammit, 29th October 2010 23:12
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    19th December 2010 14:24 Go to last post
  14. Past life regression and strange dreams

    Hi all Might seem a daft question but, is it posible to find out who or what you were in a past life without being regressed. I have been...

    Started by Ammit, 3rd January 2012 12:40
    • Replies: 4
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    3rd January 2012 22:47 Go to last post
  15. Preparing ones body/mind for changes - list of things to do

    {Reposted from PAv1, with minor edits} It is good to prepare, and have some of the outside stuff taken care of. Looking after the basics, being...

    Started by Anchor, 5th August 2010 23:45
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    21st August 2011 01:44 Go to last post
  16. Organizing your preparedness thinking and information hoarding

    {Originally posted at PA1} This article is copied from www.survivalblog.com, I am reposting it here which is ok because I have attributed it, and...

    Started by Anchor, 5th August 2010 23:11
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 707
    5th August 2010 23:11 Go to last post
  17. Prepper's story of the floods in Queensland

    This post was taken from http://www.survivalblog.com/ (this attribution means I can post the text below). My emphasis on some key points ...

    Started by Anchor, 3rd January 2011 09:57
    • Replies: 2
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    4th January 2011 15:48 Go to last post
  18. Free heat from a south-facing window

    This is so simple it's almost funny. Requirements: Empty Soda (or Beer) Cans Sand - enough to fill the empty cans Duct Tape - to tape the cans...

    Started by anklebiter, 7th September 2011 14:02
    • Replies: 1
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    8th September 2011 00:28 Go to last post
  19. New documentary film ‘From Vedic Russia with Love’

    How A Mystical Novel Spurred the Ecovillage Movement in Russia. Over the years, many intentional communities have drawn on works of fiction for...

    Started by aoibhghaire, 19th July 2018 12:04
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    17th August 2018 06:17 Go to last post
  20. Laundry Detergent

    As the cruch comes upon our society, I have sought many alternative options for managing a household. I came upon this one about two years ago and I...

    Started by Arrowwind, 27th February 2011 00:47
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    18th January 2013 21:23 Go to last post
  21. The Fraud of CFL Light Bulbs

    If you fell for it like I did you have a house full of CFLs It might pay to throw them in the trash ( better recycle)and return to incandescent...

    Started by Arrowwind, 27th January 2013 08:06
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    11th February 2013 22:52 Go to last post
  22. Mathew Stein: Scientist/Engineer who was inspired to write a survival book by ET

    Hi everyone, I was wondering, does anyone remember a story about an engineer or scientist who was inspired to write a book on technologies...

    Started by ashva, 28th June 2019 00:10
    • Replies: 19
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    14th July 2019 06:13 Go to last post
  23. Complementary Currencies, lecture, and discussion thread........

    International monetary expert Miguel Yasuyuki Hirota gives us the run down on some of the different forms of local currencies operating around the...

    Started by astrid, 24th May 2011 08:21
    • Replies: 0
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    24th May 2011 08:21 Go to last post
  24. We are taking back our power ( QEG update )

    2bdXVb0atoQ Hello freinds. The QEG team is still working hard on this. Your positive thoughts directed here are important. Here's some updates. ...

    Started by aviators, 22nd May 2015 14:39
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    23rd May 2015 04:01 Go to last post
  25. Off-grid ReGen Village produces all of its own food and energy

    James Ehrlich, founder of ReGen Villages, commissioned Danish architectural firm EFFEKT to envision a future where self-sustaining communities could...

    Started by Ba-ba-Ra, 27th February 2017 17:47
    • Replies: 2
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    28th February 2017 08:58 Go to last post
  26. Bush Craft

    Here is some books I read when I was younger and healthier.I read a lot from the foxfire http://www.goodreads.com/shelf/show/bushcraft series I use...

    Started by baddbob, 10th December 2011 00:17
    • Replies: 3
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    10th December 2011 19:42 Go to last post
  27. Livestock Guardian Dogs

    We deceived ourselves for two years that we were safe. I thought/hoped that the electric fence would be enough. It was not. A month ago two...

    Started by baggywrinkle, 4th May 2011 18:57
    • Replies: 10
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    20th August 2011 23:42 Go to last post
  28. A major must-archive directory of off-grid 'how-to' information

    ------- From this page: http://rethinksurvival.com/how-to-knowledge-base/#safety-security FOOD AND WATER “HOW TO” POSTS

    Started by Bill Ryan, 3rd February 2014 16:39
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    28th July 2015 17:46 Go to last post
  29. Banana Girl: the controversial Aussie who's moved to Ecuador and is now a vegan in the jungle

    Hi, All: this is interesting. Our very own Debra knows Banana Girl's mother, and we've just been talking about her at length. She's somewhere in...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 22nd July 2018 14:05
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    16th September 2019 22:29 Go to last post
  30. Doing well in an infrastructure collapse

    Hello, Everyone: of course, this thread is prompted by my direct personal experience of Turmoil in Ecuador. But don't forget, this stuff is...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 9th October 2019 18:33
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 5,595
    13th October 2019 02:53 Go to last post

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