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If you don't have gloves around the house, after a disaster you will find it impossible to purchase them. "Poof!" They will all be give f...
Curiously enough, an ordinary normally aspirated gasoline engine can be converted to run on wood chips for about $124. About twenty-five ...
In a disaster you may have a need to cut a lock off, or enter a steel door. The simplest way is to use a good-quality battery-operated gr...
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The best thing to do is prevent a small generator from being submerged. The biggest problem is with normally aspirated gasoline engines w...
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Unknown to most automotive owners, in fuel-injected engines there is an inertial cut-off switch that shuts down the fuel pump when an imp...
NEVER EVER DISCHARGE A FIREARM INTO THE AIR! I feel this post is necessary because the vice-president of the United States, Joe Biden, st...
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Okey dokey. Some third-world loser with headspace and timing problems has decided to detonate a fission device. That week well-paid homel...
There is a great difference between a thermonuclear war and the detonation of a single nuclear incident. A single device created by a thi...
My question is , what do folks do with precious pets when a disaster happens, no way would I leave mine behind ..we hear all this talk of...
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Anyone who lives near a railroad track should be aware of the consequences of a derailment. (1) In such a case, no matter the time of...
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After Hurricane Sandy, and the flood, many evacuation families made desperate pleas for new underwear and socks. In New York there were a...
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Securing personal possessions at temporary shelters has proved a problem in New York following Hurricane Sandy. Secure storage areas for ...
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The pressure developed by a wall of water is tremendous. If a flood is anticipated, locking, filling cracks under the door and reinforcin...
After Hurricane Sandy, many people with small generators had great difficulty in using them to provide power to fuel pumps for boilers pr...
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MedHelp sends our deepest condolences to everyone struck by Hurricane Sandy. We will be happy to help in any way we can and we hope you'...
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One of the problems that developed during Hurricane Sandy was the clogging of 911 lines (delaying medical response, since the same lines ...
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Some even have a car charger to run the TV from. In the beginning we couldn't get a signal due to the high winds, even with rabbit ears,...
Photographs are important evidence when substantiating insurance claims. The following guidelines may prove helpful in this regard. (1...
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In Hurricane Sandy many people ended up with dead cel phones after the battery died and there was no electricty available for the recharg...
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