Category: Power

Building your own systems!

Building your own systems. Why buy? On this episode of the Tech, Build and Grow show, Brett is discusses new build ideas for our preps, homesteads and more. Moving beyond the greenhouse with our automation and build ideas where can we better our lives and make them more efficient?


December 27, 2015 0

Battery Power Preps

Battery Power Preps Highlander “Tech Preps” The advent of battery power years ago let us take our devices portable, and the technology is getting better and better, and for a prepper batteries are essential. We have to find what works for us in our current preps, such as flash lights, there are many flash light…
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September 21, 2015 0

Life Hacks When Technology Fails

Life Hacks When Technology Fails Us Highlander “Tech Preps” If you missed this show last week your not alone. Because of technical difficulties we all did. Tonight we give it another go. Thanks for your patients. When Technology fails us, when the power goes out, when stuff breaks, what do we do? Who do we…
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August 3, 2015 0

Cheap Hot Water Anyone?

Cheap Hot Water Anyone? James Walton “I Am Liberty” Its rare that I get into preparedness products. Self-reliance toys if you will. Now I am not talking about silly cheap China made knives that are also wrenches that are also flints that pose as shovels and when held in the just right light resemble a compass.…
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June 26, 2015 0

Technical Preps for the homestead!

Technical Preps for the homestead! Dirty Lew & Highlander “Tech Preps” This week’s show, Highlander and I will be going over different Technical Preps for your homestead.  We will be discussing different topics on how to power your homestead (Solar, Backup Generators and/or Wind), how to keep your homestead secure (Security Systems, CCTV and/or Weaponry),…
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June 6, 2015 0

Lighting innovations!

Lighting innovations Host: Destiny Survival When the power goes out, and it’s dark, the first thing we want is light–even before food and water. It not only helps us see, but it provides us with comfort and reassurance. Of course, you want a dependable light source. My DestinySurvival Radio guest and I talked about a…
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March 8, 2015 0

EMP the Electric Pulse Orchestra

EMP the Electric Pulse Orchestra Host: Jackie “Apocalypse Nana” The Apocalypse Nana Show brings you, “Electric Pulse Orhestra” or “Lights: Don’t Bring Me Down (Bruce!)”! As you may know, during early nuclear research, scientists discovered that a nuclear explosion renders all nearby electronic equipment useless. This effect is fallen Electromagnetic Pulse, or EMP. Since this…
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January 29, 2015 0

Transforming Society, The Solutions!

Transforming Society, The Solutions! Host: Doug “Goat Hollow” A special edition replay of GoatHollow and the Surreal News… Transforming Society, The Solutions, and a look into the book “Countdown to Preparedness“.  Not at your Homestead level, but on a National scale!!! We’ll be discussing some shining examples of how we can transform our society, end fossil fuel use,…
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December 26, 2014 0

Winter Ready

Winter Ready Host: James and Mike “Survival Punk” This week the main topic is being winter ready. Winter is coming fast this year. James and Mike have some tips to be ready for it. How to keep your home warm. How to save some money this winter. The main places you will be are either…
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November 22, 2014 0

Alcohol for gas!

Alcohol for gas! Host Nick & Don “We Grow Ours” This week on the We Grow Ours show, Nick and Don have David Blume on the show talking about Alcohol as a fuel! This is a really informative show has us thinking! Did you know you could run your car on Alcohol the way is…
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November 10, 2014 0

The Faraday Cage!

The Faraday Cage on The Surreal News Host Doug Carlston “The Surreal News” Is an EMP coming?  What if an EMP, or solar storm happened?  Would your electronic equipment be safe?  These events can destroy electronic equipment, or even wipe out the electrical grid for an extended time.  Preppers have long known that the only…
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September 24, 2014 0

Wood Burning 101 and Alternatives!

Wood Burning 101 and  Alternatives Host: Lynna “The Other side… A Preppers Path” The wood burning stove or more affectionately the wood stove was a mainstay and center of many a home, giving up dominance as a necessary appliance in the home to the likes of coal, natural gas and electricity. The woodstove gradually lost…
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May 3, 2014 0

Ethanol to Alcohol, Distill Your Own!

Ethanol to Alcohol, Distill Your Own! Host: Nick & Don “We Grow Ours” Can you make your own fuel – at home? “Make Your Own Fuel! Alcohol Fuel Basics What if there were a fuel that was affordable, renewable, and produced right in your own community? If you’d lived 100 years ago, you would have…
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March 31, 2014 0