Preparedness....What are your Holes?

Discussion in 'General Survival and Preparedness' started by Yard Dart, Jul 10, 2016.


  1. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey..... Moderator Site Supporter++

    Quick, fire off three things you need to fix to be better prepared. Some of us need more food, others arms and ammo, some need better skills in certain areas, folks may want better gear/armor/boots, fuel supplies, solar/hydro/wind power set-ups, BOL or relocation from urban areas.....and so on.
    What say you?!
     
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  2. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    Field of fire
    Logistics back up
    Comms tower
     
  3. 3M-TA3

    3M-TA3 Cold Wet Monkey

    My physical condition
    My location
    Medical preps/knowledge
     
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  4. azrancher

    azrancher Monkey +++

    OK working on a bug out bunker, will have have rain water storage tanks, 2-5,000 gallon, I will publish the task.

    Rancher
     
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  5. Witch Doctor 01

    Witch Doctor 01 Mojo Maker

    more knowledge on various subjects, physical condition, location security
     
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  6. techsar

    techsar Monkey+++

    Deeper water table
    Underground bunker
    Winning PowerBall ticket

    The last one would cover the prior two ;) But seriously, more land would be the thing lacking...followed by youthful vigor.
     
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  7. duane

    duane Monkey++

    Wife's medications
    More fuel for generator
    More short time easily prepared foods 1 to 6 months.
     
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  8. arleigh

    arleigh Goophy monkey

    1. well
    2.like minded individuals
    3.larger green house.
     
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  9. Kingfish

    Kingfish Self Reliant

    Need more sand bags, more ammo and more long term food.
     
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  10. Rocky Road Lerp

    Rocky Road Lerp Monkey+

    Land, ammo, time.
     
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  11. Bandit99

    Bandit99 Monkey+++

    1. Propane generator with hookup to house
    2. Tanks of propane and gasoline
    3. External antenna for hf/vhf/uhf
     
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  12. oldawg

    oldawg Monkey+++

    • Remote land, winning lotto ticket, Jerry Young to design, build, and equip it.
     
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  13. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Monkey

    I'm the only shooter in the house.
    I have limited water storage, ~100 gallons.
    I have no stand-by power for my refrigerator/freezer, except to move everything into the 5th wheel.
     
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  14. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Monkey

    At least you have the sand....[winkthumb]
     
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  15. arleigh

    arleigh Goophy monkey

    Dunerunner,
    so what are you doing for the second week?
     
  16. arleigh

    arleigh Goophy monkey

    I throw nothing away capable of holding water, I'm re filtering every thing SOP just before I use it .
    Having dirty water is miles ahead of none at all.
    What's funny is I found jugs my dad filled in the 1980's stashed all over the place here.
    Not so much for drinking mind you, but for cooling things off. (welding and cutting steel.)
     
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  17. MountainMariner

    MountainMariner Clearly Ambiguous

    1. A well trained standing army, marines, navy and airforce of 12 million high speed low drag soliders.
    2. My own federal reserve bank so I can make money appear out of thin air.
    3. Shower large enough for me and the entire Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Team.
     
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  18. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Monkey

    Innovating! :D
     
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  19. chelloveck

    chelloveck Diabolus Causidicus

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    I have more than three, but I hope you'll be cool with that.
     
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  20. Bandit99

    Bandit99 Monkey+++

    Okay Chello, I'll bite... What is that photo? I can't make it out. It's either a testing ground for explosives/artillery or very large ground hogs.
    :)
     
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