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  1. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    My B.O.B is a work in progress. I find that I'm never satisfied with it, not even close. To heavy, wrong contents, wrong bag, whatever my thoughts may be. It mostly comes down to what I want to have vs. weight. I'm a backpacker so this issue is not new to me but with backpacking i'm not as...
  2. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Good afternoon all, I hope you are all doing well. If you categorized the contents of your BOB, GHB, 72hr pack or what have you into separate, well, categories, what would be the result? The main reasoning behind this is to be able to focus on a particular category to determine what/what not to...
  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hey all, spent some of my evening making my first BOB and this is what I have included. Please let me know what you think I should add, or even remove. Utensils Knives Foldable Saw 4 cans of fruit 3 lb canned chicken breast 3 lb of instant rice 3 lb of oatmeal 2 cans of beef 1 can of beans 1...
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    what would be a reasonable weight of a fully packed bugout bag.. I loaded it up felt like it might be too heavy trying to scale back but dont want to leave anything essential out. PS I'm 5'10 190. pretty good shape. thanks, Lee
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    These are bags you can setup, to be grabbed and thrown into a car in a SHTF Emergency. I got most of these things on Amazon over a period of time. They sell everything the cheapest, with extremely quick shipping. Feel free to add suggestions. And heres a video of BOB (Bug Out Bag) Basics...
  6. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    This is one of the best bug-out-bag videos I've come across, prepared by a professional. (SWAT/Police Officer) Good for beginners on the forum...
  7. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hi, I'm sorry if this is redundant as i'm sure many have asked...but I was hoping for some advice on backpacks. I, of course want something comfortable, quality, and large. I've been looking at the Camelbak BFM, or Voodoo tobago Molle, or the 5.11 72 rush. Wondered if anyone carried these for...
  8. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I'm already stockpiled a good portion of guns and ammo (Rifle, pistol and 1000 rounds for each). Now I'm looking at acquiring the necessary items for surviving (or hiking) in the wilderness for an extended period of time (over a month). The the total weight of the backpack must not be over 50...
  9. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hi all, Is there a list of BOB contents that most people would agre is the "definitive list"? I am in the process of gathering equipment for my own BOB and I am not sure what to put in it. Regards
  10. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hi guys i'm new to this forum. Would you guys help me with my bug out bag? Actually it's really more of a 3 day get home bag. (Do not mention guns they are illegal for me where I live.) Currently I have: Shelter US Military Poncho and Liner (I want an easy to break down shelter and I dont...
  11. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hello everyone, I've just finished making my first BOB. Its goal is to get me through the first 72 hours after an earthquake. I live on the west coast in a major population center that is in a high risk earthquake zone. I used an old duffel bag as a container and mostly used old stuff from...
  12. Urban Survival
    4 2 person mountion house food 8 ramen noodle packs 8 cans of tuna 16 packs of oatmeal 50 different flavored drink mix . coffe gatorade ect small backpacking stove 10 small fuel cans 1 quart pot 2 messkits 2 sets of forks and spoons eyedrops pain med anti diarrhea pills variaty of...
  13. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hi, I was wondering what kind of backpack to use for my bug out bag. I want something that looks kind of covert, so no camo. I have read some threads and heard the north face, maxpedition, and 5-11 backpacks be recommended. What should I use? It should be under $150.
  14. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Could this bugout bag keep you alive for 3 days in southern california if shtf? Credit to sibi totique blog for idea Setup 1: Minimum Weight Light Weight Bug Out Bag Total Weight: 9 Pounds Backpack 1,355kg [ ] Maxpedition Condor 2 – 1355g Shelter 0,29kg [ ] Lifesystems Survival Bag 290g...
  15. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    IMHO it seems not sufficient enough. http://sibitotique.blogspot.com/2010/10/light-weight-bug-out-bag.html
  16. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I've constructed an ultralight Bug out Bag/ EDC bag and want to hear your comments on it. The goal of this pack is to survive for 72 hours in an urban environment. Water [ ] Two-Three 1 liter Water Bottles - Water bladder such as camelbak [ ] Water Purification Tablets or compact Water...
  17. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    People suggest many shelters for BOBs. What would you recommend if you lived in a desert climate near the beach? (Socal)
  18. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Heres what Iv got so far for my BOB set. Its devided into three sections so far (it will be 4 eventually with a trolley cases added), so theres the EDC, then the jacket and then the rucksacks at present. I just needed to know if things need to move around, what to take out, what to add, what...
  19. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    What does everyone consider the 5 most important items to keep in a bug out bag? As I look through my bug out bag I roughly have 30 or so different items but if I had to pick 5 I could not do without here they are. Here's my 5 most important BOB items list. 1 - Water 2 - Food 3 - Firearms 4 -...
  20. Urban Survival
    I know these list get old for you guys but since my life might depend on it I have to ask for your help. Im in good health and fitness exercise daliy and hike when the weather is decent. This ruck will travel with me I live in tsunami country in northern cali and travel to lake taheo area alot...
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