72 Hour Kit

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A 72 hour kit is an emergency kit designed to support you in small to medium emergencies. As such it should be robust enough to entirely support you and your family for a '''minimum''' of 72 hours. PrepperWiki suggests a week as a better minimum.
An EDC kit is a small emergency kit designed to carried with you every day. As such it should be small, light, and convient. Everyone has their own idea as to what that is... small enough to slip into a purse or as large as a backpack kept in your car or truck.
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Here is a breakdown of an example EDC kit.<br>
 
Here is a breakdown of an example EDC kit.<br>
 
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=Storage=
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=Contents=
 
===Food Group===
 
===Food Group===
Cliff Bar<br>
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9x [[MRE]]s or canned goods per person<br>
===Water Group===
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1L bottled water<br>
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===Shelter Group===
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Space Blanket<br>
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Poncho or trash bag<br>
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===Medical Group===
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Small aid kit<br>
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===Power Group===
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AA Lithium primary cells<br>
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===Communication Group===
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Cell phone<br>
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Radio reciever FM/WX<br>
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===Fire Group===
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Bic<br>
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Fire starter / trioxane / esbit<br>
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===Sanitation Group===
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Sanitizer gel<br>
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Antiseptic hand wipes<br>
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Trash bag<br>
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===Defense Group===
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Pepper Spray<br>
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===Utility Group===
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Milti Tool<br>
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LED keychain light<br>===Food Group===
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9x [[MRE]]s or canned goods<br>
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===Water Group===
 
===Water Group===
 
6L bottled water per person<br>
 
6L bottled water per person<br>
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Tarp<br>
 
Tarp<br>
 
===Medical Group===
 
===Medical Group===
Medium medical kit<br>
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Group medical kit<br>
 
===Power Group===
 
===Power Group===
 
[[AA Alkaline]] primary cells<br>
 
[[AA Alkaline]] primary cells<br>
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===Defense Group===
 
===Defense Group===
 
Pepper Spray<br>
 
Pepper Spray<br>
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Firearms [[Shotgun]] or [[handgun]]<br>
 
===Utility Group===
 
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Milti Tool<br>
 
Milti Tool<br>
 
LED flashlight<br>
 
LED flashlight<br>

Latest revision as of 16:22, 26 May 2012

Contents

[edit] Purpose

A 72 hour kit is an emergency kit designed to support you in small to medium emergencies. As such it should be robust enough to entirely support you and your family for a minimum of 72 hours. PrepperWiki suggests a week as a better minimum.
Here is a breakdown of an example EDC kit.

[edit] Storage

[edit] Contents

[edit] Food Group

9x MREs or canned goods per person

[edit] Water Group

6L bottled water per person

[edit] Shelter Group

Tent
Tarp

[edit] Medical Group

Group medical kit

[edit] Power Group

AA Alkaline primary cells
12v lead acid battery
12v 120v power inverter

[edit] Communication Group

Cell phone
Radio reciever FM/WX
FRS Radio and/or CB Radio and/or 2m / 70cm Ham Radio transciever

[edit] Fire Group

Bic
Fire starters / trioxane / esbit

[edit] Sanitation Group

Sanitizer gel
Antiseptic hand wipes
Trash bag
Dish Soap

[edit] Defense Group

Pepper Spray
Firearms Shotgun or handgun

[edit] Utility Group

Milti Tool
LED flashlight

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