Blizzard Preparedness Must Have Home Gear

blizzard preparedness

  In 2016 the United States witnessed one of the most fatal blizzards ever that claimed the lives of at least 55 people and causing power outages for over 631,000 homes.  This blizzard spawned at least 6 EF 2 tornadoes with destructive winds reported to be around 57 to 85 mph.  There were also reports of massive snowfall such as ...

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Kershaw 8100 Funxion EMT with SpeedSafe Review

kershaw 8100 funxion emt review

  Emergencies never happen when it is convenient.  They are most likely to happen when you are away from gear or tools that would be helpful.  So it would be ideal to have some helpful tools that you can carry on you at all times until you can get to a full kit.  The Kershaw 8100 Funxion EMT with SpeedSafe ...

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How to Build a Bug Out Bag

how to build a bug out bag

  When SHTF and you have absolutely no other option but to leave and never come back what are you going to take with you?  Are you going to pack up your toys, collectibles and video games like a moron?  No you will need to grab the absolute essentials for survival and put them into a bag.  Not just any ...

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California Proposition 63 and What It Means for Preppers

california proposition 63

  While many preppers were busy parading the victory of the president elect Donald Trump many states continued to press their liberal agenda with gun grabbing laws that were passed.  One such state includes California.  Californians overwhelmingly voted FOR Proposition 63. Some of the unconstitutional mandates included with Proposition 63 are: Reporting mandate of lost and stolen guns Large capacity ...

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How to Connect HAM Radio to a Repeater

  The Baofeng UV-5R has limited frequency range. By connecting to a repeater is more than doubles your range giving you the ability to speak with other people in different areas. This video will show you how to connect HAM radio to a repeater. Smart Prepper Gear is a channel dedicated to helping your prepare the smart way now so ...

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6 Prepper Skills That You Need to Develop Today

prepper skills

  Prepping is more than bug out bags and bullets.  Reliance shouldn’t be placed in gear that can break, get lost or even stolen.  As a prepper we need to learn how to survive without gear.  The gear is what we use to make survival more convenient and easier.  Ultimately, we need to focus on developing prepper skills that are ...

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25 Prepper Christmas Gift Ideas under $25

  Tis the season to be prepping!  Yes, by looking at my empty wallet it’s starting to look a lot like Christmas.  As a prepper you most likely have other family members that are preppers or you are trying to encourage them to become preppers by buying them gifts.  You could also be a non-prepper looking for gift ideas to ...

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How to Handle Traffic Stops While Carrying Concealed

how to handle traffic stops while carrying concealed

  A few months back there was an officer involved shooting of a person that was carrying concealed with his permit.  His name was Philando Castile and unfortunately passed away when the officer was forced to make a quick judgement call when he went to reach for his wallet. This post isn’t about analyzing who was right or wrong.  As ...

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Christmas Prepper Giveaway Contest!

With the Christmas season upon us I wanted to thank you for being apart of the Smart Prepper Gear Community!  As a token of my appreciation I want to be someone’s secret (not-so-secret) Santa Clause.  Enter the Giveaway below for a chance to win a SunJack portable battery charger!   The form may take a few seconds to load.  Don’t ...

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