Prepping for the Zombie Apocalypse

A Listmania! list by Joseph Cathey "A vivid reader." (North Texas)
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The list author says: "What to buy (and learn to use) "before" the Zombie Apocalypse."
Cold Steel Rifleman's Hawk American Hickory Handle
1.  Cold Steel Rifleman's Hawk American Hickory Handle by Cold Steel
The list author says:
  "One of the best tools for gathering fuel for the fire or keeping your hide out of the fire."
$23.99
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (164 customer reviews)

Columbia River Knife and Tool's 1030K Triumph Assisted Opening Razor Edge Knife
2.  Columbia River Knife and Tool's 1030K Triumph Assisted Opening Razor Edge Knife by Columbia River Knife & Tool
The list author says:
  "I always keep this knife either in my back pocket or my front pocket. You can never go wrong with a good sharp pocket knife. I love the CRT Triumph because of its assisted opening. They come razor sharp and can be used one handed if necessary."
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Estwing E44A 16-Inch Steel Camper's Axe with Leather Sheath
3.  Estwing E44A 16-Inch Steel Camper's Axe with Leather Sheath by Estwing
The list author says:
  "Eastwing is a solid one piece ax. It come with a razor sharp edge and has a great sheath. I like this ax for larger projects and for splitting wood."
$37.98
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (165 customer reviews)

Coleman 2 Burner Dual Fuel Compact Liquid Fuel Stove
4.  Coleman 2 Burner Dual Fuel Compact Liquid Fuel Stove by Coleman
The list author says:
  "Get a 426D (have to get this somewhere else since they are no longer made). The 426D is a three burner and has a great middle burner. If you cannot get a 426D get this 2 burner dual fuel. The greatness of dual fuel is that if you can't find coleman fuel you can burn unleaded gas."
$81.40   Used & New from: $66.74
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (159 customer reviews)

Coleman Two-Mantle Dual Fuel Lantern with Hard Case
5.  Coleman Two-Mantle Dual Fuel Lantern with Hard Case by Coleman
The list author says:
  "Much like the Coleman dual fuel stove this lantern is dual fuel as well. The pros are the same - you can use Coleman fuel or unleaded gas. I have five and they have never given me a bit of trouble. They put out about 80 watts of light and give off a good amount of heat as well."
$53.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (100 customer reviews)

Coleman Tie-Style Mantle, 4-Pack
6.  Coleman Tie-Style Mantle, 4-Pack by Coleman
The list author says:
  "You have to have these to run the Coleman Dual Fuel lantern. Buy lots of them since when you move the lantern and it is cold the mantles will fall apart."
$6.57   Used & New from: $0.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (122 customer reviews)

Eton Grundig Satellit 750 Ultimate AM/FM Stereo also Receives Shortwave, Longwave and Aircraft Bands - Black (NGSAT750B)
7.  Eton Grundig Satellit 750 Ultimate AM/FM Stereo also Receives Shortwave, Longwave and Aircraft Bands - Black (NGSAT750B) by Eton
The list author says:
  "My advice for coms is to be a Ham Radio operator. If you decide that this isn't the route for you then you need some type of information to the outside world. Assuming that the zombies have not taken over the whold world you will have reports from time to time and this is a great radio."
Used & New from: $569.95
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (237 customer reviews)

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MSR MiniWorks EX Microfilter
8.  MSR MiniWorks EX Microfilter by MSR
The list author says:
  "Love the MSR water filter. You can go with a Katadyn Pocket Water Microfilter but it is a lot more expensive and the filter is breakable. I have used the MSR in Israel as well as Africa and have had no ill effects."
$81.08   Used & New from: $73.63
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (245 customer reviews)

MSR MiniWorks/WaterWorks Maintenance Kit
9.  MSR MiniWorks/WaterWorks Maintenance Kit by MSR
The list author says:
  "Great maintenance kit that you must have for the MSR. Water is most important for we as humans and keeps us from becoming zombies."
$19.95   Used & New from: $18.99
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (40 customer reviews)

MSR Dromedary Hydration Bag
10.  MSR Dromedary Hydration Bag by MSR
The list author says:
  "I have a few of these in each different size. Mine have almost been indestructable. You can heap a lot of abuse on these bags. Be sure to keep it filled with clean water."
$19.99 - $44.95
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews)

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250CT Anywhere Matches
11.  250CT Anywhere Matches by Jarden
The list author says:
  "I love the old strike anywhere brand. Get more than a few of these because they are handy."
$48.58   Used & New from: $48.09
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Ultimate Survival Technologies BlastMatch Fire Starter
12.  Ultimate Survival Technologies BlastMatch Fire Starter by Ultimate Survival Technologies
The list author says:
  "Can't beat a blast match for when the strike anywhere matches get wet. Get some tinder that is dry and in a moment you will have a great fire going. I have had mine for years and it shows but it is still starting fires if I need to."
$18.49 - $62.99
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (127 customer reviews)

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1000 Foot Black Parachute Cord Paracord Type III Military Specification 550
13.  1000 Foot Black Parachute Cord Paracord Type III Military Specification 550 by The US Military Manufacturer
The list author says:
  "I buy my paracord by the roll. Don't waste your money on the small hanks. Get the 1000' and cut what you need. This has a myriad of uses."
$45.99   Used & New from: $40.25
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (185 customer reviews)

Mountain House #10 Can Freeze-Dried Food
14.  Mountain House #10 Can Freeze-Dried Food by Mountain House
The list author says:
  "I have a cornucopia of #10 cans in Mountain House freeze dried food. It has no moisture so it is free of virus, bacteria, or other bugs. It is very easy to make (all you have to do is add boling water - and let's face it, if you can't boil water then you probably will not make it though the ZA)."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Mathews Genesis Original Bow RH - Blue Rasperry
15.  Mathews Genesis Original Bow RH - Blue Rasperry by MATHEWS
The list author says:
  "Be sure and get the bow ahead of time and practice with it often. I like Eastman XX75 shafts. Be sure and get a variety of points (broadheads, field tips, small game heads such as a judo point or rubber points). Also get some great sights to go on the Matthews. You might want to check out the Switchback."
Out of stock
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

Chainmate 48-Inch Survival Pocket Chain Saw With Pouch
16.  Chainmate 48-Inch Survival Pocket Chain Saw With Pouch by Chain-Mate
The list author says:
  "Great for cutting small amounts of wood and you could use it for a garrotte if you had to."
$14.99
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews)

Gerber 30-000075 E-Tool Folding Spade with Serrated Blade
17.  Gerber 30-000075 E-Tool Folding Spade with Serrated Blade by Gerber Blades
The list author says:
  "I like the military E-Tool but this is just as good if not better. Get the sheath for it as well. It is good for making hasty defensive protection."
$41.78   Used & New from: $34.79
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (166 customer reviews)

Sengoku CV-2230 KeroHeat Convection 23,000-BTU Portable Kerosene Heater
18.  Sengoku CV-2230 KeroHeat Convection 23,000-BTU Portable Kerosene Heater by Sengoku
The list author says:
  "We have to prepare for both winter and summer as well as extremes in between. This is a great heater that could mean the difference between being cold all night long or warm. Be sure and get Kerosene (the oderless kind is the most expensive but IMHO the best)."
Used & New from: $122.95
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (182 customer reviews)

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NutriMill Classic Grain Mill
19.  NutriMill Classic Grain Mill by Nutrimill
The list author says:
  "You can make your own bread can't you? No? What are you going to do when the zombie apocalypse hits and the shelves are out of bread in a moments notice. This is a great mill, it makes some noise and you have to read the instructions (imagine that)."
Out of stock
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (226 customer reviews)

Where There Is No Doctor: A Village Health Care Handbook, Revised Edition
20.  Where There Is No Doctor: A Village Health Care Handbook, Revised Edition by David Werner
The list author says:
  "One of the best books for true first aid and more. This book is widely used in Africa and other thrid world countries. It is a free download on the Hesperian website."
$16.77   Used & New from: $10.45
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (251 customer reviews)

Where There Is No Dentist
21.  Where There Is No Dentist by Murray Dickson
The list author says:
  "The same quality as "Where There Is No Doctor." Again, used extensively in third world countries. Free download on the Hesperian website."
$16.15   Used & New from: $12.16
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (82 customer reviews)

Presto 01362 6-Quart Stainless Steel Pressure Cooker
22.  Presto 01362 6-Quart Stainless Steel Pressure Cooker by Presto
The list author says:
  "You need a pressure cooker (something to shorten cook time and thereby save on fuel) as well as a pressure canner (two different items). The latter can be used to sterilize medical and dental instruments as well as preserve foods."
$45.99   Used & New from: $39.26
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,060 customer reviews)

SILVA RANGER CL COMPASS (37205) [Misc.]
23.  SILVA RANGER CL COMPASS (37205) [Misc.] by Silva Tech
The list author says:
  "You need to be able to navigate with map and compass. This was my first one that I learned land nav with and it is good. Get a set of Ranger beads and learn how to use them in conjunction with a map."
$60.31

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Joseph Cathey "A vivid reader." (North Texas)
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Last updated: 2/3/11
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