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DIY Wonderbag--BAG-STYLE HEAT Retention Oven.

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DIY Tea Light Oven for Off-Grid Cooking (via The Busy B Homemaker) -- This looks like an awesome cheap powerless cooking option!

Heat A Room Using Tea Light And A Flower Pot For 0.12$ A Day

DIY "100 hour" type candles

Fridge Without Using Electricity! Here's how it works: You take a smaller pot and put it inside a larger pot. Fill the space in between them with wet sand, and cover the top with a wet cloth. As the water evaporates from the sand, it pulls the heat out with it, cooling the inner pot.

Three days' worth of meals that can be prepared with no heat and little water, to get you though the first three days after a disaster. I totally need to do this.

How To Make A 5 Gallon Bucket Hydroelectric Generator #shtf #prepping #diy #survival

A Double-Duty Solar Solution: How to Build a Solar Water Heater - DIY - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

The Ultimate Survival Keychain

36 DIY Weekend Projects for Preparedness and Survival: Instructions and photos - Have to try these!

Terracotta Pot Candle Heater - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog - great forum discussion on how and why they work. You'll be happy you made a couple of these in an emergency. They won't heat your whole house of course, but they'd take the chill out of a bedroom or small room.

Windshield Shade Solar Funnel Cooker - heats up to 350F - can cook without charcoal or firewood, can purify water. 3.00 USD

Single Use Packs, made using straws and a lighter. Great for traveling! This would work for all kinds of things like toothpaste, etc. how easy could this be?? Also would be perfect for First aid kit and Emergency kit!!

Link is broken but this is how you make the basic pattern. Wonderbag people do NOT want people to know how easy it is to make these. BUT some of us don't want to spend 140 bucks on one.

Sandwich bags

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This is the quickest and best way to start a fire in adverse conditions. Take a small square of foil, a cotton ball coated with Vaseline and fold the cotton/vaseline soaked ball into the foil in a small square. When you need to start a fire, cut an X in the packet, twist out a small amount of cotton into a wick and strike a spark to it with your StrikeForce striker. Lights first time, every time. It will last up to 10-15 minutes depending on how much vaseline you put in the cotton. Make...

How to make a Wonderbag --- slow cooking without a heat source. Bring your food to boiling on your stove, then put it in the Wonderbag.... and hours later you have dinner. Withoutthe expense or running your stove or oven to cook it. It is being used all over Africa and other nations. But there's no reason not to use it here in the USA too.

for camping or emergency backpacks

How to Create a Heavy Duty 275 Gallon Rain Barrel - Water is so Critical to Life That This Single Act Could Be the Best Life-Preserving Decision You've Ever Made for Your Family. Yes, it's THAT Important. Check it Out. www.rethinksurvival.com #survival #prepping #shtf #waterstorage #emergency