How To Build The Ultimate Bug Out Vehicle- Foundations- What Vehicles Are Good Foundations?

If you missed PART 1, click here. So, you’ve decided that you want to build yourself a bug out vehicle to get yourself out of Dodge if the fecal matter hits the rotary oscillator. What vehicle do you start with? Well, certain vehicles are definitely better than others, but why? In the second part of …

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How To Build The Ultimate Bug Out Vehicle- What Is A Bug Out Vehicle?

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What is a bug out vehicle? Let’s face it, search for information on bug out vehicles. What you will find is crap.   Lots of folks out there want to know the how/what/when/where’s of creating their own bug out vehicle. You found the right place. Welcome to the Tin Hat Ranch’s series on how to …

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The Ultimate Guide To DIY Off Grid Solar Power Complete

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DIY Solar power may seem like a daunting task.  Fear not, this video WILL set you on the right path.  We start by unraveling the mystery of off-grid solar power and teach you the basics, how to understand and think about your system.  From there, we show you how to access and size the proper …

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The $6 Ultralight Backpacking Stove

Straight from the bargain bin at the Shenzen copycat flea market is the “Ultralight Backpacking Stove”. Will you burn up your six bucks or load your family’s packs with these gems? The choice is yours, the opinion is mine. Check out the $6 Ultralight Backpacking Stove These ship straight from Shenzen, so be prepared to …

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The $12, 18 billion lumen, impervious to water at crush depths, Cree* LED Headlamp

So scams promise to make you rich overnight, in the case of off shore goods that could be useful to our everyday lives, they make you poor slowly.  In this video I take a look at the $12 headlamp that claims some amazing things.  Spoiler alert..It doesn’t do anything it says it does.  Does that …

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Optimizing GMRS Communications- The Midland MicroMobile MTX 100

GMRS or General Mobile Radio Service is one of the tools available to us for communications. In this video we talk about how you can make the most out of GMRS.  One of the best radios for the task is the Midland MicroMobile.  The MicroMobile offers a few key features not found in other commercial …

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DIY How To Build A Solar Powered Ham-O-Can Radio Go Box

A little while back, one of the fans on our Patreon page suggested that there wasn’t a good how to on the internet on building a Radio Go Box.  What is a radio go box?  Simply put, it is a radio in some sort of enclosure that is self powered that you can take out …

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EMP- The RZ Mask, what is filtering your air?

Lots of folks have solutions for shelter, water, and food in their preps, but what about air?  The rule of threes tells us the body cannot survive without air for more than three minutes.  Some disaster’s primary motivators might be something that happens to the air, volcanic eruptions, war, epidemics, massive forest fires.  What solution …

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The Ultimate Guide To Software Defined Radio

Detecting drones and other aircraft, predicting weather, monitoring police, fire, EMS, air traffic, ham, business radio, radio astronomy, finding ships at sea are some of the things that you can do if you have a key to the radio spectrum.  Until now, if you wanted access to any one of the aforementioned types of communications …

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How To Download Weather Images Directly From Satellites with SDR

Downloading weather directly from NOAA (and Meteor) weather satellites is one of the most interesting things you can do with Software Defined Radio or SDR for short. This SDR Tutorial will show you how to setup your dongle and computer to download satellites as they pass overhead. This is a little more involved than some …

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