How To Make An Instant Hot Glue Repair Kit (Video)

 

Ever been out camping or hiking and wishing for some hot glue to fix a problem that just came up?  It might not happen very often but when it does you know that if you had that glue gun your problem would be solved pronto.  Thankfully, our friends at Shake the Future have come up with a way to turn a match into instant hot glue repair kit.

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If You Have Cardboard And Aluminum Foil You Can Make A Solar Cooker (Video)

 

It doesn’t take much to harness the heat of the sun.  In fact, with just cardboard and aluminum foil you can make a solar cooker that will work as well as any slow cooker or crock pot.  Desertsun02 shows you how he made a simple solar cooker using cardboard boxes, aluminum foil and 2 cooking dishes.

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7 Camping Hacks That Are Good To Know During A Power Outage (Video)

 

While this video is billed as being survival hacks, these are more like camping hacks.  Even so, the HouseholdHacker shares good ideas for improvising cooking and lighting solutions during a power outage as well as suggestions for repelling bugs and mosquitos.  And the trick for creating a simple compass is something everyone should know.

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7 Camping Hacks That Are Good To Know During A Power Outage (Video)

Finally! A Way To Truly Be Off The Grid! Tesla Announces Battery That Can Power A Home! (Video)

 

Solar power has long been touted as the best possible alternate source of electricity.  The problem with solar power generated electricity is that it is only available during daylight hours.  The key to making it actually work is having a way to store the energy accumulated throughout the day.  Now it appears that the Tesla Company is on the verge of mass producing a battery that could store enough solar energy to power a home without accessing the power grid.  In this short clip from TomoNews US you’ll see how this is coming about.

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Finally! A Way To Truly Be Off The Grid! Tesla Announces Battery That Can Power A Home! (Video)

Think You Have To Spend A Lot To Be Prepared For An Emergency? This Will Change Your Mind! (Video)

 

Being prepared to deal with an emergency is something everyone should be doing.  But when presented with the idea of creating a bug out bag or an emergency preparedness kit, many people get overwhelmed because it’s a lot to think about and it can be costly.  That’s why I like this video from Troy of The Do It Yourself World.  Troy shows you how many great prepping tools and supplies you can get inexpensively at a dollar store.

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Think You Have To Spend A Lot To Be Prepared For An Emergency? This Will Change Your Mind! (Video)

This Has To Be The Cheapest And Easiest To Make Fire Starter You’ll Ever See! (Video)

 

If you’re looking for a cheap and easy way to have a fire starter that works every time, you’ll really like this simple fire starter from BlackScoutSurvival.  Using a cotton ball that’s been coated in petroleum jelly and then wrapped tightly in aluminum foil, he shows you how this fire starter can burn for at least 40 minutes.

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This Has To Be The Cheapest And Easiest To Make Fire Starter You’ll Ever See! (Video)

Winter Or Summer, If You Have Sunlight You Can Cook A Meal In 20 Minutes! (Video)

 

If you’re looking for a reliable way to cook food in an emergency, you’ll really appreciate this amazing solar cooker.  While this video from GoSun Stove is a promo showing the advantages of this cooker, I think this is well worth the time to review.  The fact that this device can cook a meal or boil water even in overcast skies makes it the perfect device for camping, hiking or for your bug out bag.

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Winter Or Summer, If You Have Sunlight You Can Cook A Meal In 20 Minutes! (Video)

With Just A Tuna Can, Cardboard And Wax You Can Make A Portable Stove (Video)

 

Heard of a hobo heater?  How about a buddy burner?  Both of those names describe great little portable heaters that don’t take up a lot of room and are perfect for camping, hiking and your bug out bag.  In this short video from knotinthestring, you’ll see how to make one using just a tuna can or any short can, cardboard and old wax.

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With Just A Tuna Can, Cardboard And Wax You Can Make A Portable Stove (Video)

Did You Know You Can Make Char Cloth In A Tuna Can? (Video)

 

While char cloth is essential to have in an emergency, it’s also nice to have it just to make starting any fire easier.  But buying char cloth can get pricey.  That’s why I’m sharing this hot idea from Grant Thompson – the King of Random.  Grant shows you how to make your own char cloth using a tuna can.

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Did You Know You Can Make Char Cloth In A Tuna Can? (Video)

With Just Soda Caps And Glue You Can Have Lightweight, Waterproof Storage In Your Pack Or Bug Out Bag (Video)

 

Whether you camp, hike or just like to make sure you have the essentials for a bug out bag, you know that carrying space is limited in all those situations.  And besides space, weight is an issue as well.  If you’re looking for a way to carry more things in less space with less weight you’re going to like these soda cap storage devices from Grant Thompson – the King of Random.

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This Pop Can Stove Is So Easy To Make You’ll Want To Make A Bunch! (Video)

 

Have you heard of a penny can stove?  It’s a great little stove that burns denatured alcohol and is perfect for an emergency or for taking out on the trail.  Using just 2 pop cans our friend, the Sensible Prepper, shows you how easy it is to make one of these.  They’re so easy to make that you can plan on having plenty of these on hand.

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Who Knew The Lowly Paper Clip Could Be An Essential Survival Tool! (Video)

 

Did you know that you should always have paper clips in your survival pack and bug out bag?  Those handy little devices that we’ve all used to keep papers organized can easily be adapted to fix a myriad of problems.  The SensiblePrepper shows you how adapt paper clips to solve all kinds of problems, some of which will surprise you.

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This Is The Most Useful Paracord Bracelet You’ll Ever Make! (Video)

 

If you’ve ever worked on making a paracord bracelet you know they can be complicated to create.  Of course, one of the reasons you make and wear a paracord bracelet is so that you’re never without some kind of emergency rope.  But what good is an emergency rope if it takes you as long to untie it as it took to tie it?  That’s why I like this very cool idea from paradudeaz.  He shows you how to make a paracord bracelet that can easily be undone in just seconds.

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This Is The Most Useful Paracord Bracelet You’ll Ever Make! (Video)

In An Emergency These 5 Odd Ball Things Will Make Perfect Candles (Video)

 

Having emergency candles in your home or bug out bag makes very good sense.   But if you find yourself in need of candles and you don’t have any of the wax kind these 5 things will work just as well.  Dave Hax shows you how 5 of the oddest things in your home can be made into emergency candles.

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In An Emergency These 5 Odd Ball Things Will Make Perfect Candles (Video)