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    100 Items to Disappear First After The SHTF

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    100 Items to Disappear First After The SHTF

    This list of 100 items to disappear first has been passed around the Internet for a while and it's a great guide. I recommend printing it so you can fold it up and put it in your wallet. Then when you're out and about at flea markets, dollar stores, secondhand stores or wherever you end up, look it over and keep an eye out for good deals.

    You'll be amazed at what you can find for only a few bucks. And odds are, most of these things will be priceless after a major disaster.

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    1. Generators. (Good ones cost a lot. They're noisy, a target for thieves, require maintenance, etc.)

    2. Water Filters and Purifiers.

    3. Portable Toilets.

    4. Seasoned Firewood. Wood takes about 6 to 12 months to become dried.

    5. Lamp Oil, Lamps, Wicks. (Buy CLEAR oil. If scarce, stockpile ANY!)

    6. Coleman Fuel. It's impossible to stockpile too much.

    7. Weapons. Guns, Ammunition, Pepper Spray, Knives, Clubs, Bats & Slingshots, and other weapons for self defense.

    8. Kitchen Tools. Hand-can openers, & hand egg beaters, whisks.

    9. Honey / Syrups / white and brown sugar.

    10. Rice – Beans – Wheat.

    11. Vegetable Oil (for cooking) Without it food burns/must be boiled, etc.)

    12. Charcoal, Lighter Fluid (Will become scarce suddenly)

    13. Water Containers. Any size. Small: HARD CLEAR PLASTIC ONLY.

    14. Mini Heater head (Propane) (Without this item, propane won't heat up a room.)

    15. Grain Grinder (Non-electric)

    16. Propane Cylinders (Urgent: Definite shortages will occur.)

    17. Survival Guide Book

    18. Mantles: Aladdin, Coleman, etc. (Without it, long-term lighting will be difficult.)

    19. Baby Supplies: Diapers/formula. ointments/aspirin, etc.

    20. Washboards, Mop Bucket w/wringer (for Laundry)

    21. Cookstoves (Propane, Coleman & Kerosene)

    22. Vitamins and other supplements

    23. Propane Cylinder Handle-Holder

    24. Feminine Hygiene/Haircare/Skin products

    25. Thermal Underwear (Tops & Bottoms)

    26. Bow saws, axes and hatchets, Wedges (also, honing oil)

    27. Aluminum Foil Reg. & Heavy Duty (Great Cooking and Barter Item)

    28. Gasoline Containers (Plastic & Metal)

    29. Garbage Bags (It's impossible To Have Too Many)

    30. Toilet Paper, Kleenex, and Paper Towels

    31. Milk – Powdered & Condensed (Shake Liquid every 3 to 4 months)

    32. Garden Seeds (Non-Hybrid) (A MUST)

    33. Clothes pins/line/hangers (A MUST)

    34. Coleman's Pump Repair Kit

    35. Tuna Fish (in oil, not water)

    36. Fire Extinguishers (or a large box of Baking Soda in every room)

    37. First Aid Kits

    38. Batteries (all sizes…buy furthest-out for Expiration Dates)

    39. Garlic, spices & vinegar, baking supplies

    40. Big Dogs (and plenty of dog food as well)

    41. Flour, yeast & salt

    42. Matches (“Strike Anywhere” preferred.) Boxed, wooden matches will go first

    43. Writing paper/pads/pencils, solar calculators

    44. Insulated ice chests (good for keeping items from freezing in Wintertime.)

    45. Workboots, belts, Levis & durable shirts

    46. Flashlights/LIGHTSTICKS & torches, “No. 76 Dietz” Lanterns

    47. Journals, Diaries & Scrapbooks (jot down ideas, feelings, experiences)

    48. Garbage cans – Plastic (it's great for storage, water, transporting – if with wheels)

    49. Men's Hygiene: Shampoo, Toothbrush/paste, Mouthwash/floss, etc.

    50. Cast Iron Cookware (sturdy, efficient)

    51. Fishing supplies and tools

    52. Mosquito coils/repellent, sprays/creams

    53. Duct Tape

    54. Tarps/stakes/twine/nails/rope/spikes

    55. Candles and wicks

    56. Laundry Detergent (liquid)

    57. Backpacks, Duffel Bags

    58. Garden tools & supplies

    59. Scissors, fabrics & and sewing supplies

    60. Canned Fruits, Veggies, Soups, stews, and so forth.

    61. Bleach (plain, NOT scented: 4 to 6% sodium hypochlorite)

    62. Canning Supplies (Jars/lids/wax)

    63. Knives & Sharpening tools: files, stones, steel

    64. Bicycles – Tires/tubes/pumps/chains, etc.

    65. Sleeping Bags & blankets/pillows/mats

    66. Carbon Monoxide Alarm (battery powered)

    67. Board Games, Cards, Dice, Puzzles

    68. d-con Rat poison, MOUSE PRUFE II, Roach Killer

    69. Mousetraps, Ant traps & cockroach magnets

    70. Paper plates/cups/utensils (stock up, folks)

    71. Baby wipes, oils, waterless & Antibacterial soap (saves a lot of water)

    72. Rain gear, rubberized boots, umbrellas, etc.

    73. Shaving supplies (razors & creams, talc, after shave)

    74. Hand Pumps & siphons (for water and for fuels)

    75. Soy sauce, vinegar, bullions/gravy/soupbase

    76. Reading glasses and glasses repair kits

    77. Chocolate/Cocoa/Tang/Punch (water enhancers)

    78. “Survival-in-a-Can”

    79. Woolen clothing, scarves/ear-muffs/mittens

    80. Boy Scout Handbook

    81. Roll-on Window Insulation Kit

    82. Graham crackers, saltines, pretzels, Trail mix, Beef Jerky

    83. Popcorn, Peanut Butter, Nuts

    84. Socks, Underwear, T-shirts, etc. (extras)

    85. Lumber (all types)

    86. Wagons & carts (for transport to and from)

    87. Cots & Inflatable Mattresses

    88. Gloves: Work/warming/gardening, etc.

    89. Lantern Hangers

    90. Screen Patches, glue, nails, screws,, nuts & bolts

    91. Teas

    92. Coffee, instant and regular

    93. Cigarettes

    94. Wine/Liquors (for bribes, medicinal, etc,)

    95. Paraffin Wax

    96. Glue, nails, nuts, bolts, screws, etc.

    97. Chewing gum/candies

    98. Atomizers (for cooling/bathing)

    99. Hats & cotton neckerchiefs

    100. Goats/chickens

    Also check out 200 Items You Can Barter After The Collapse.

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