Survive!

Ok check this out!  I just got this today!  What peace in a time of crisis

The CC Solar Observer, this is a great emergency preparedness item to have on hand!  It is a wind-up emergency radio with AM/FM and Weather bands, and a built-in 3-LED flashlight. It has better audio and reception that sets it apart from other wind-up radios and in a power outage it is critical to have a radio that has good reception and that you can depend on.  The CC Solar Observer has about as many different power options as a radio can have:

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The easiest way to use the Solar Observer is to put it in the sun with the solar panel up. After charging for 8 hours in full sun, the Observer can play for about 4-6 hours depending on volume. Please keep in mind the melting point of the plastic is about 194° F. It should not be charged in a hot car or any other unusually hot places.

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Blowout! Military Field Med kit

blowout001The Military, “Blowout Kit!”

“Blowout kit” comes from the Military, and refers to a medical kit to treat life threatening wounds in the field. Your take on the terminology is that just like a tire has a blowout, so can you if you’re severely injured. A blowout kit is the human equivalent to a tire’s patch kit, which treats the sustained damage. Just as a patch kit is a temporary fix for a tire, a blowout kit is a temporary fix until a higher echelon of care can be reached, by a medical unit.

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