Top 10 SHTF Communications

By on April 1, 2014
emergency communication devices

Being able to receive information during a disaster or survival situation is extremely important. The video discusses first level prepper communication devices we must have. Having knowledge is having power. The first five items listed below are basically receivers and the second five are transmitters and receivers.

1. Cell Phone

2. Multi-Band Hand Held Scanner – This may be the single most critical communications device a prepper could have to stay aware of what is going on around them.

3. AM/FM Radio – A simple inexpensive radio.

4. Weather Radio – If there is a weather alert in your area, this device will automatically turn on and give you the alert.

5. Shortwave Radio – This tells you what is going on in the world.

6. FRS Radios – Battery powered radios for short distance communications.

7. GMRS Radios – Needs licensing due to greater range and transmitting power.

8. CB Citizen Radio – Hand held types are popular and available for under fifty dollars.

9. Marine Band – Good for those of you who are located near a coast.

10. Ham or Amateur Radio – Must take a test and obtain a license to operate. If you do not have a license, you could receive a hefty fine.

About William Douglas

My passion is to teach what was passed down to me – the skills of self-sufficient living. Some call it survival or prepping. I call it wisdom. And my goal is to convey my wisdom and knowledge in a way that is doable for the average person.

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