Tag archives for Preppers

Super Bug-Out: The Bronco Bronco

Who are you rooting for this Sunday for the Big Game? If you’re a football fan and a prepper, we thought you might appreciate the ultimate tailgating vehicle that doubles as a pretty incredible B.O.V. (bug-out vehicle for the non-preppers in the crowd). While filming our web series Selling Survival, we met so many amazing…

Doomsday Preppers Web Spin-Off “Selling Survival” is Fully Released!

In case you missed it, our first web-spin-off show, Selling Survival, just released its 15th and final episode. So… if you need to catch up, head on over to sellingsurvival.com and watch the complete web series at your leisure. We had a blast traveling across the country to various preparedness and survival expos filming the…

Gyrocopter Test-Flight

Joe has been prepping for six years and has enough food to feed 24 people for two years. His stockade also includes 1500 gallons of water and a global communications system. He believes a “wiper” (a code that instructs a computer system to self-destruct) will take out the country’s telecommunications systems. One of his current…

Knife Fighting on Selling Survival

On the latest episode of Selling Survival, Brooklyn is catching up with Doomsday Preppers veteran Snake Blocker. Snake has a host of Apache defense products, and he’s about to give Brooklyn a quick lesson in knife fighting as a self-defense skill. Some things didn’t make the webisode though, so check out these behind-the-scenes photos from…

Doomsday as Entertainment – Preparedness Bloggers Weigh In: Part 2

With the upcoming premieres of American Blackout and Doomsday Preppers later this week and early next, we’re beginning to feel a little unprepared over here – in fact, my weekend plans may include figuring out a 72-hour food and water storage plan.  But how have others been affected by shows like these?  We posed the…

Would You Survive An American Blackout?

No power, no phones, no water, and little hope. What would you do if your world went dark? American Blackout tells the story of a catastrophic ten-day power outage that wipes out the U.S. After cyber criminals take out the nation’s power grid, American Blackout follows five groups – a group of students trapped in…

Prepping for Doomsday? Brew Some Moonshine

With Doomsday approaching, it’s important for Brent and his crew to have valuable resources ready to sell. And what’s going to be more valuable than gold when the grid goes down? Liquor, of course. Tonight on Doomsday Castle, the team skirts the law to learn an old moonshine maker’s secret recipe. Containing fermented grain and…

Prepper Dogs

For prepper Alex, the ultimate weapon is a pack of Slovakian German Shepards. Not only can they guard against intruders, but they each act as an alarm system, companion, and hunter. To Alex, the dog is all these important things in one, something that technology can’t replicate. It’s his choice defense because, as he says,…

Budget Prep: Rain Catchment

You don’t have to spend lots of money to make a functional rain catchment system. With found materials, prepper David Appleton creates a simple system to catch rainfall. Materials You Need: Old Gutter, cleaned  Pipe Trash Can, cleaned Duct Tape Drill What good will it do? Collecting rainwater can be used for gardening, livestock, irrigation,…

House Hunting Prepper Style

Meet the MaGeddons—your not-so-average family looking for the perfect home to ride out the end of days. And while the MaGeddons story may be a ruse, there is one family who is not kidding. Meet Brent Sr., the father of 10 who truly is fortifying his castle home in order to survive Armageddon. Don’t miss…