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  1. DIY - Do It Yourself
    Sorry but I need an outlet for my disorder, we all know that if I bottle it up I'll explode and be caught indecently assaulting a yurt or something. Latest fantasy: Read more here: http://humble-homes.com/econnects-concept-house-built-like-puzzle/ and their website is here...
  2. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Hey if anyone has any cool videos of survival shelters they have built post them here! I want to see what kind of awesome stuff you guys are building. Thanks! www.survivalschool.us http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=piEASKyfSCQ
  3. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Hey, this is Black Mesa. Making small debris shelter and huts has been a hobby of mine for a couple years. But, of course, I'm a newbie. I can never stop the occasional leak or cave in. I understand that it's nearly impossible to stop all leaks, but I should be able to do better. I'm asking...
  4. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Here is a shelter I made for any season, it is only an example and if you have a youtube account, feel free to post a video response on how you would make your ideal debris hut. I did not make mine to sleep in, if i did I would add more leaves, insulation, etc. Tell me what you think.
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Happy Labor Day All! I am a beginning prepper and have gotten some GREAT advice from everyone here on this board. Here is my situation: I have an in-garage, below-grade, 8’x10’x6 ½ ‘ concrete storm cellar. The concrete on top is 8” thick from what I can tell. There are no cracks in it. It...
  6. Urban Survival
    Urban Shelter in cold weather - So I decided I wanted to put an urban shelter to the test. Built one using cardboard and Styrofoam. Used thermometers to measure the difference in temperature. We warmed up the shelter only using body heat. I was pretty amazed at the temperature difference...
  7. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I posted about this in another thread, but it was mostly lost in the thread, so reposting here. http://www.monolithic.com/topics/domes "Monolithic Domes meet FEMA standards for providing near-absolute protection and have a proven ability to survive tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, most...
  8. Military Weapons Forum
    Okay, so you have a place to put that AK... and you have a few ammo cans fulla "caps..." And, you have an ample stock of MRE's... But, when it all gets nasty... you know... when TSHTF... Where are you going to run to? What preparations have you made? How are you going to get there? How long...
  9. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Hey, guys, I haven't posted a thread for a while now. Thought some of you might like this. I take the Bark River Bravo1 out into the woods and build a debris shelter with no cordage at all. I run out of time because instead of using dead debris (like you are suposed to do - the fast way), I...
  10. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Has anyone seen this survival shelter? What do you think? http://earthbagplans.wordpress.com/2009/03/07/subteranean-earthbag-survival-shelter/
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