Category Archives: Survivalist Prepper Communications

SHTF: Will They Steal Your Radios?

After the SHTF WROL, Without Rule Of Law, many non-preppers in populated areas could die within the first 3 to 5 months, due to violence or lack of food. Those who survive will be tough. Many will be intelligent. Will they steal your radios? Will they will steal your batteries? Your solar panels? Your generator? Your antennas?
SHTF: Will they steal your radio?

Around 6 months into the post-SHTF apocalyptic world, scavenger-looter gangs could start to evolve into armed militant roving raiders, as they ‘prep’ for the long term future WROL. Their effective radius of plunder and protection will be limited by their ability to communicate with each other, and by their need to maintain security for their own compounds. They will require long distance radios and batteries and power to extend their area of operations…

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SHTF Communications

The SHTF. Cell phones down. What next? Survivalist Communications.

The S just HTF. Cell phones down. What next? Survivalist Communications.

SHTF Communications are techniques for talking or sending messages during failure of normal electronic communication infrastructure.

Why Prepare for SHTF Communications?

Let’s take a look at a list of plausible scenarios that could lead to the need for SHTF Communications…

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Doomsday Radio Operators – Season 4 – Episode 3 – Dead Batteries

In today’s episode of Doomsday Radio Operators:
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“Doomsday RadioMaster has rated your survivalist communication preps on a scale of 1 to 100.”

“You have outfitted your SHTF team with the best radios money can buy. You have Super Antennas and your Baofeng radios have all the latest frequency hacks. You have achieved 10 R-Factor points for your…

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Prepper SHTF Survival Comms HT VHF-UHF Frequency Programming File

Why worry about which type of radio is best for emergency and prepper use, when you can have them all at once? In one radio! Turn your walkie talkie into a super SHTF survival radio with HAM-FRS-GMRS-MURS-MARINE-WEATHER-BUSINESS channels. The secret is in the programming.

UPDATE November 2013 : A new updated programming file is available! 98 channels of VHF & UHF HAM GMRS FRS MURS with increased Marine and PMR frequencies, click here. – RadioMaster

In an emergency, you may need to communicate with others on the channels…

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3-3-3 Radio Plan for SHTF Communications

The 3 3 3 Radio Plan Survivalist Communicator 3-3-3 Radio Plan
This is the “When, Where, and How” to make radio contact with each other for SHTF. The 333 Radio Plan was designed for SHTF communications. Versions of it are used by survivalist prepper and emergency communications groups. It is based on the easy-to-remember “Survival Rule of Three”. It is often called…

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Survivalist Radio Communications: Ham vs CB vs FRS vs GMRS vs MURS

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Survivalist Radio Communications: Ham vs CB vs FRS vs GMRS vs MURS

What type of radio should I get for SHTF with the most communication range?” “How far will that radio go?

We see these questions being asked a lot on various forums, especially outdoors, sports, prepper, or survivalist sites. It often leads to complex answers and heated discourse because so many factors influence the distance of radio communications…

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Survivalist SSB CB Freeband Channel Frequency List

Information for Survivalist, Prepper, or SHTF Survival Communications using Single SideBand CB radio around 27 MHz.
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The original source of this article is the RadioMaster Reports blog.

Freeband frequencies around 27 MHz CB have been widely used by thousands and thousands of freebanders worldwide over the past 40+ years. Here in this list, we document the best and most common Single SideBand (SSB, USB, LSB) Freeband frequencies useful for Survivalists. We cover mainly SSB because it is by far the best method. SSB is so much better than either AM or FM, that it should be the the prime choice of survivalists and SHTF preppers everywhere, for direct communication over wide areas between mobiles and base stations.

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The Survivalist SSB CB Freeband Channel Frequency List is the essential chart of Secret CB channels, CB SSB channels, …

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SHTF Survivalist Radio Frequency Lists

Frequency List for SHTF Survivalist Radio Communications and Preppers
Information about common frequencies and channels for tactical, emergency, and survival for HAM, CB, MURS, GMRS, PMR, Marine, and other radios.
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SHTF Survivalist Radio Frequency List and Charts for the doomsday prepper…

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