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  1. Vendor Deals
    Lightweight Shelter Our lightweight shelter balances durability and mobility. Made from 70D ripstop nylon, the Lightweight Shelter is fully waterproof, but light and compact enough to be easily carried in your bug-out kit or backpack. This shelter is great for military, campers, hunters...
  2. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Hey, I was wondeing if anyone has any quick and easy shelter ideas? I would love to add them to my reserve!! Thanks
  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Micro houses, shipping containers, yurts etc. I have a preference for something underground due to hidden and controlled temperature characterists. I'd like to have an idea of what I will need to spend to support a family of four. Thanks
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Found this place driving around today....Good Prices! http://www.lexingtoncontainercompany.com/index.html And no I'm not affiliated with em in any way except I'm going to be a great customer in the near future!
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I buried a shipping container under my backyard patio slab. I essentially used the shipping container for a concrete form and welded 6" rebar studs to the side of the container. I ran two courses of rebar, one at 3" and one at 6". I then tied used barn tin to the rebar for outer concrete...
  6. Events, Connections and Get togethers
    its a camping trip / b.o.b.= bug out bag test you and your stuff. for those who have been on the last 5 its in the same place. pm me if you have ANY questions or want more info.:thumb:oh fyi one of my friends is only sleeping in her shelter not even bringing a tent. im bringing one for sure:D:
  7. Controversial News and Alternative Politics
    The Cold war, the war that keeps on giving. This is sure to raise an eyebrow or two. http://rt.com/news/prime-time/moscow-bomb-shelters-outskirts/
  8. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I am looking to learn how to make my own shelter. I am also looking for a tent or other shelter that is light weight, can stand up to abuse, and can fit two people. I am 6'3 235 pounds so I need a somewhat larger shelter. The shelter must be water and wind proof. I want something that will hold...
  9. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    It seems preparedness are getting more and more to the general public lately. Yahoo has had on it news last week on what to pack for distaster preparedness now today has a link to USA today about doomsday shelters. Sign of the times?
  10. Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) Survival
    *daydream thread*:rolleyes: If you had exactly 20 million dollars for the sole purpose of building a fallout shelter, what would your fallout 'dream' shelter be like?? Everybody talks about what they would like to do in a so called "dream house", so why not fallout shelter. Nobody of...
  11. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    if someone isn't that handy ( ie me) and they need assistant with building, for example i need to put a reinforced roof and wall up for my fall out shelter, and i would feel more comfortable if a contractor did it, but i was told that there should be a " special" contractor that does shelters...
  12. Urban Survival
    Many people talk about bugging out, and unless you have been in the military you really have no idea of what all is involved. I am not saying it can’t be done but I would bet that most of you never had to bug out before. Now some people here actually have a bug out location and that is great...
  13. Urban Survival
    Ok, I've been working on toughening up my home security to prevent simple things like a break in. But how is a good door or window going to protect me from the zombie apocolypse/roving bands of thugs/nuke/whatever? I've decided an underground shelter is what I am going to do. I have a large...
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