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The only weapons that most preppers own are a gun and/or a knife. But in a long-term survival scenario, you’ll need a wider variety of weapons. For example, bows are quiet but can hit targets from a long distance. Sling shots don’t reach as far, but there’s an unlimited supply of ammo on the ground. And pepper spray can disable an attacker without seriously hurting them.
In a long-term collapse, you’re bound to encounter a variety of situations, and most of them will call for a different sort of weapon. So what are some other alternative weapons for preppers? Dale from Survivalist Prepper has 20 suggestions.
He writes, “While we love to see and hear about all these ‘Zombie’ weapons, not all weapons are solely for self-defense… We need to have a wide range of options available, because each job requires a different tool.
“Personal Protection: Self-defense is what first comes to mind for most of us because we understand the need to protect ourselves and our family…” Follow the link below to keep reading.