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The North Korean Nightmare

It has been four years since we last did an assessment of the military capabilities of North Korea.  Has four years of unhindered advancement  made Kim Jong Un as much a threat to the world as he is to the jelly donut?  Find out in the latest Tin Hat Ranch video:

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The World’s Most Powerful USB Charger- The HPS Multi-Tap

Sometimes an accessory is surprisingly good. So was the case with the Hardened Power Systems USB Multi-Tap. This USB charger might just be the world’s most powerful gadget charger. Where to find: (Mention THR in the order details for the free adapter) HPS USB Multi-Tap 12V/7A Power Supply HPS Operator G1

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Ham-O-Can Redux: The Operator G1 from Hardened Power Systems

Call it a radio go box or Ham-O-Can, the Operator G1 by Hardened Power Systems IS the Ham-O-Can…only better.  The original Ham-O-Can video is here.  This comms box is one awesome piece of kit.  Check it out: Products in the video: HPS Operator G1 Midland MXT 105 Operator Magnetic Kickstands New 15 Watt Midland MXT …

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Why Electric Cars Are Not The Answer

Electric cars are gaining prevalence on the roads throughout the world. Check out this video to find out why they are not the answer, without even knowing the question. In the video I mentioned a letter. If you would like to see THR work with Tesla on a complete off the grid system, it is …

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How To Make The Most Out Of Small Solar Systems

It is an exciting time in solar power. Storage is shifting from Lead Acid batteries to Lithium Ion. Panels are appearing everywhere in all shapes, sizes, and forms. What happens when you don’t have the space or funds for a large system? What can you do with smaller solar power systems? It turns out the …

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The COMPLETE How To Build The Ultimate Bug Out Vehicle

We’ve been on this series for some time and here it is, the COMPLETE How To Build The Ultimate Bug Out Vehicle.  Bug Out Vehicles, they can mean different things to different people.  Not all “bug outs” may be permanent, some could be.  In this video we talk about the fundamentals of building a bug …

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How To Build The Ultimate Bug Out Vehicle: The Gear

We spent the series looking at how to build a good foundation for your Ultimate Bug Out Vehicle, now we take a look at the gear. Everyone will have a different set of challenges to overcome in their own personal choices on how to outfit a vehicle. This is how I built mine and let …

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Stealth Driving and Security Cameras

Parts List and Schematic HERE This is the fifth video in the “How To Build The Ultimate Bug Out Series”.  Lots of you folks asked us to include a “stealth mode” of sorts in our bug out vehicle, in fact, enough of you asked that we actually did it.  “Stealth Driving” is just what it …

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The Guide: How To Build The Ultimate Bug Out Vehicle

We are nearing the final version of the guide.  The current version talks about every major topic, from all of the things I did to make my Jeep Cherokee my “Ultimate Bug Out Vehicle”, to how all these components work together, to other types of vehicles that can serve as great foundations to make YOUR …

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How To Build The Ultimate Bug Out Vehicle- Suspension From Down Under

In the last part (if you missed it) of the series, we talked about tires. In this part of the series, we need to make room for the tires and make sure the vehicle’s suspension will be “heavy duty” enough to help carry the additional weight of our bug out gear. The folks at ARB …

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