All posts by Desertsurvival1

  • Under Ground Bunker
    Getting Prepped With a Underground Bunker Shelter

        By Team DSL One of the most common mistakes made by preppers, according to Practical Preppers’ Scott Hunt, is putting too much money and effort into building an impenetrable fortress. “I’ve seen people who literally...

    • Posted January 29, 2015
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  • 6 Crazy Ways People Are Prepping for Doomsday

    By Team DSL   Circle your calendars: The world ends on December 21 … at least according to some out-there prognosticators. And predictably, more than a few rattled souls from different corners of the globe are rushing...

    • Posted January 29, 2015
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  • Survival Cache Hiding and Recovery in an Urban Setting.

    Principles of Hiding a Cache There are three principles you need to learn: Disguise, distraction, and concealment. Disguise is where you make your cache look like something it isn’t. You can hide canned food, tools, and weapons in...

    • Posted January 17, 2015
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  • The Best Prepper Guns List – Must Have Weapons for when the SHTF.

    As another year draws to a close, I find myself considering a host of issues that I routinely pause to reflect on at the end of each year. Since I started prepping back in 2007, my days...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • Top 6 Topics to Live By in A Bug Out Situation!

    The Bug-Out Plan To cover the bug-out part we have coined an easy acronym. Use it so you’re never: LAST OUT. L ocation A lternative Routes S upplies T iming O bservation U niformity T ransportation Location...

    • Posted December 30, 2014
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  • Top 15 Survival Books.

    Top 15 Survival That Anyone Serious About Surviving A SHTF Situation Should Own!  Not everyone’s a Navy Seal or an Eagle Scout. So for those who haven’t received hands-on training in survival skills, studying a quality survival...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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  • Every Survival Kit Needs A Water Purifier.

    MIOX Water Purifier By Team DIY Survival Life We are always on the look out for good quality gear and the Miox water purifier did not disappoint. I was skeptical at first but after some practice I’ve...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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  • Every Survivalist Needs a Fu-Bar Tool!

    FuBar Demolition Tool By DIY Survival Life The FuBar is a single cast piece of high carbon steel that looks like a prettied up hammer. One end has a hammer and a tearing, armour-penetrating beak, while the...

    • Posted November 9, 2014
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  • New Rules for the New Economy.

    New Rules for the New Economy 1) Embrace the Swarm. As power flows away from the center, the competitive advantage belongs to those who learn how to embrace decentralized points of control. 2) Increasing Returns. As the...

    • Posted November 9, 2014
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  • SteriPEN UV Light Water Purifiers

    Survival Gear Review | SteriPEN UV Light Water Purifiers By DIY Survival Life There are many ways to treat and sterilize water. There are high tech ways, low tech ways, and lots of in-between ways. One isn’t...

    • Posted November 9, 2014
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