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  1. Book Reviews
    Your electrical power fails due to a storm, terrorist attack, EMP or other catastrophe. Hyperinflation leads to an economic collapse and food and medical supplies stop flowing to the cities. A pandemic spreads death around the globe. This book offers specific, practical advice and instruction...
  2. Communications
    Anyone heard anything about EMP from Seismic activity? i was monitoring the local lds emergency net and EMP shielding came up;
  3. Communications
    My cellphone signal strength is curiously down to like -100 to -115 dB today. With weird roller-coasting up/down if I move around. I suspect alot of people are making calls to accountants, tax advisors, etc. as they wrap up filing taxes. Has anyone else noted service degradation today? Or...
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I bought 2 radios today. one is a emergency radio from ETON. It is oneof the simple American Red Cross radios with weather/AM/FM. It also has weather alert function. It is solar powered, has a hand crank and can charge my cell phone and FRS radio using USB and the hand crank. I turned on...
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hey, I saw there's a used set of Hand Crank FRS/GMRS radios for sale on Amazon: Amazon.com: Audiovox Electronics GMRS1882CH 18-Mile 22-Channel FRS/GMRS Two-Way Radio (Pair): Electronics I personally have a set of these and really like them, but don't need a second set. Looks like only one in...
  6. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hey everyone, I'm looking to see what your suggestions are for an emergency radio? I see Eton has a couple, even some with built in GMRS, but they have bad ratings on Amazon. I like the idea of GMRS on a solar powered / crank powered unit, saves the need for additional batteries if possible...
  7. Urban Survival
    I was wondering what platforms you all were planning on using if TSHTF. I know short wave will probably be the most popular(CB's and the such), but I was wondering if there were other things you would consider using? I've seen where some people would use sat phones, but I don't think the...
  8. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Whenever a disaster of the scope of Hurricane Katrina or 9/11 crops up, one of the first pieces of infrastructure to suffer is the cellular network. Cell phone towers in a disaster area will jam almost immediately as everyone tries to check on their loved ones, exchange information, etc. This...
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