What Causes a Power Outage?

February 23, 2016 Learn Why Outages Happen and What You Can Do to Prepare Off the grid living looks better and better as time goes on. Literally hundreds, if not thousands, of power outages occur each day....

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How to Charge Your Phone with a 9V Battery

February 19, 2016 When SHTF and power goes out, it's important to have a way to communicate. This video will teach you how to charge your phone even without electricity....

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Why Is Our Power Grid Failing?

December 29, 2015 Constructing a national electric power grid began in 1934 when the federal government set standards and promoted the distribution of electricity across the country. Power lines were...

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Backing Up a Battery

September 21, 2015 How much do you know about battery run time? Do you know how long your backup batteries will last? When SHTF, it’s important to know that you’ll have power to get through the...

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Electromagnetic Pulse: Protecting Your Components

June 25, 2015 Protecting your electrical appliances and sensitive electronic devices from EMP seems like a frightening and impossible challenge. But it’s not as difficult as you may imagine, and any...

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Electromagnetic Pulse: What’s the Risk?

June 8, 2015 An electromagnetic pulse (EMP) is a burst of energy that is radiated or conducted by a source such as the sun or some form of explosive device. Whenever electrical current flows through a...

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