Salt is one of the best ingredients in the world. Not only does it taste good, but it also enhances all the other flavors in a dish, bringing them out. It’s also quite useful as a preservative, allowing you to keep meats and other foods around longer.
However, there are many other survival uses for salt that many people overlook. And these uses can not only better a survival experience – they can also be lifesaving!
6 Incredible Ways To Use Salt In A Crisis
Rinse The Nasal Passages
Many people swear by a good nasal rinse when they’re suffering from congestion and sinus
Dental floss is a tool that’s rarely used outside of its intended purpose. Very few people even think contemplate the usefulness of floss – except when noticing how it fits between their teeth and around their gums.However, dental floss is surprisingly useful – and in many more ways than just keeping your mouth healthy. In fact, there are a great deal of ways you can this handy invention in an SHTF event.It’s astounding to discover all of these…
11 Surprising Survival Uses For Dental Floss
Make An Attacker Stumble
Wrap the floss around a few tree trunks standing in a row, so that
Ask most any prepper in the U.S. about biltong, and they’re likely to have a very perplexed look on their face. That’s because very few Americans know what this survival food is. And that means they’re ignorant of one of the best survival foods out there.
Biltong is basically South Africa’s version of beef jerky. However, biltong is even better than American jerky, since it lasts WAY longer and doesn’t need an oven or dehydrator to make. Not to mention, it’s pretty darn tasty!
Plus, one of the best things about biltong is you can use virtually any kind of lean meat
Hardtack is one survival food that is certainly withstanding the test of time. After all, both the British Navy and U.S. soldiers during the Civil War were using this food to survive on either long voyages, or on the battlefield.
One of the reasons it was so popular is because of how incredibly cheap and easy it is to make. Not to mention, its shelf-life is outstanding – up to 50 years! This makes it a no-brainer when preparing for a crisis.
However, the thing that sets it apart is how incredibly hard the biscuit is once it cools off. It got
The truth is, there are many, many different factors to look into when researching what scope to buy. And some of these factors are more important than others, all depending on your needs.
However, here are a few to know about next time you go shopping for that perfect scope…
Things Your Scope Needs To Be Effective In The Field
There are generally two types of magnification – variable and fixed. Variable lets you zoom in and out on the target. Fixed scopes, on the other hand, are “fixed” (or locked) on a specific magnification.
Most preppers relish the time spent selecting a gun for their survival experience. However, more often than not firearms are the ones who get the glory. Leaving optics behind in the dust.
There’s a few reasons for this. Sometimes, preppers mistakenly believe they don’t need an optic, or that they’re too much of a hassle. Others may say they’re not worth the cost. And, of course, there are those who believe they’re a sharp enough shooter to not need an optic.
Despite the excuses, the fact is that NOT having an optic on your firearm is a very big mistake that can