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The nuts and bolts of the ISG lifestyle

Technical

March 28, 2020

Building an ISG Rig 3: Land Rover Discovery II Roverhaul

The Land Rover Discovery II was a vampire of the car world, notoriously sucking owners dry with repair bills. They also had some superhuman capability off road.

Technical

March 22, 2020

A Primer on Radio Communication

We take communications perilously for granted; in the age of cell phones, what are some other options for emergencies and adventuring? Drew explains.

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April 27, 2020

A Primer on Protective Masks

With disaster management, it's common to hear talk about Gas Masks. Are they useful? Not until they are, and then... with caveats. Here's our take.

Technical

August 30, 2019

Building your adventure vehicle 1: So you want a rig?

Among our core skills is mobility. Part of that is having a solid vehicle. So what do you do in an age of disposable rides? Build your own, of course.

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February 18, 2020

Medical Skills: Don't forget the basics

Often, discussions of medical equipment center around wound packing, tourniquets, and chest seals... but what are we missing when we skip straight to trauma?

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March 21, 2019

Water in Emergencies: Hazards and Purification

Water is a non-negotiable, high-use consumable. You'll never not need it. Join us to learn about how to treat your water, no matter your situation.

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March 21, 2019

Water in Emergencies: Swiftwater and Floods

We've discussed how to sanitize water for consumption, but what do you know about the risks associated with flooding? Real talk: This is important.

Technical

March 21, 2019

Off-Grid Energy: Solar

Do you think having a solar panel in your bug out bag is going to keep you in technology? ...about that... We say it isn't that easy.

Technical

March 2, 2020

Picking Locks: Non-Destructive Bypass

When discretion matters, knowing how to defeat security without leaving a trail of destruction is invaluable. Join us as we discuss defeating physical security.

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March 21, 2019

Medical Emergency: Infection

Here we tell the story of Harold Tycksen who fought desperately against the clock to stop an infection that nearly cost him his life and changed his life.

Technical

March 21, 2019

Glossary of Terms

This glossary is an easy reference to some of the terminology commonly used in preparedness circles.

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