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17 Prepper Uses for Aluminum Foil

Posted by Nitro-Pak on Mar 23rd 2020

17 Prepper Uses for Aluminum Foil
17 Prepper Uses for Aluminum FoilCatching Fish. Grab a small piece of tin foil and wrap around the hook or the weights. What happens is the light reflects off of the tin foil and will attract more fish.Starting a Fire. With some cotton, a battery and some foil you can make a flame.Protecting Your Hands. When burning a candle so the hot wax doesn’t drip on your skin, just simply take a piece of foil and tear a hole in the center and shape the foil into a cup to catch the hot wax.Keeping Things D
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MRE vs Freeze-Dried Meals, What’s the Difference?

Posted by Nitro-Pak on Mar 23rd 2020

MRE vs Freeze-Dried Meals, What’s the Difference?
MRE vs Freeze-Dried Meals, What’s the Difference?By Aaron Curley and Harry WeyandtWhen you hear the term “MRE”, most people usually think of food storage, camping foods or foods that our military uses in the field. Many mistakenly think that freeze-dried foods and MRE’s are nearly the same, which they are not. Let’s take a closer look…MRE stands for Meals-Ready-to-Eat (“MRE”s). They were developed by the U.S. Military as a combat ration containing a full three-course meal for troops in the fie
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Water Quality

Posted by Nitro-Pak on Feb 22nd 2020

Water Quality
The World Health Organization (WHO) attributes 80% of all travel diseases to contaminated drinking water. Don’t let contaminated drinking water spoil your trip. Avoid tap water and ice cubes anytime the water quality is uncertain – even bottled water can be questionable, when available. According to WHO, almost half of all travellers suffer from some form of diarrhoea while en-route.Good health while travelling starts with travel preparation – and the right Katadyn product for safe drinking
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Tough Questions to Ask Before Buying a Year Supply Unit

Posted by Nitro-Pak on Feb 20th 2020

Tough Questions to Ask Before Buying a Year Supply Unit
Tough Questions to Ask Before Buying a "Year Suppy" UnitMore and more individuals and families are becoming better prepared. In today's ever uncertain world in which we live, having a backup reserve of long storing foods is an essential part of any emergency preparedness plan.Nitro-Pak has recommended having an emergency food reserve for over 25 years. More and more are seeing the light in this wisdom. In fact, the U.S. government's HOMELAND DEFENSE DEPARTMENT recommends that all individuals and
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Water Storage Info | The How To Store Water for a Long Time

Posted by Nitro-Pak on Feb 19th 2020

Water Storage Info | The How To Store Water for a Long Time
THE most ESSENTIAL part of any preparedness plan...You can live weeks without food, but only three days without water.Water storage is the key.After a major disaster or water shutdown, water can become scarce and undrinkable. In such a crisis, consider ALL WATER supplies to be UNSAFE to drink, (unless you are positive otherwise). All water used for cooking or drinking should be treated and/or filtered for safety.Over 111 gallons a day!The average person uses approximately 111 gallons of water pe
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