Thanksgiving Day is just a couple of days away and people are already charging to different stores trying to find the best deals possible. While most are focused on getting the latest smartphones, laptops, and other high end gadgets, there are some, like preppers, who prefer buying stuff that they can use to prepare for the what ifs. Luckily, there’s quite a number of amazing Black Friday deals on survival gear you shouldn’t allow to fly by your head.
LifeShield® Emergency Food & Water Kit by Frog & CO
You need food and water to survive. Human beings can last up to three weeks or so without food. Without water, though, you likely wouldn’t go further than four days.
It’s obviously important to have ample food and water stored in your prepper pantry. You should also have supplies packed in your bug out or get home bag. These bags are limited, however. You can only pack enough food and water that your back can take.
Luckily, there are food and water items that are packed in a way that they save space and are easy to carry. The two 2400 Calorie emergency food rations may not look that appetizing but they serve its purpose of keeping one person fed and nourished for 72 hours. There are also a couple of emergency water pouches with 4.22 ounces each. The best part is the Life Water Personal Water Filter. This simple gadget filters up to 264 gallons of dirty water.
LifeShield® Warmth & Outdoor Shelter Kit by Frog & CO
Aside from water and food, shelter is one of our most basic needs. You’ll find it hard to survive if you don’t find or build a shelter, especially in emergency situations. A shelter not only provides a roof over your head, it also protects from the elements and threats.
The LifeShield® Warmth & Outdoor Shelter Kit by Frog & CO includes a tube tent for two people, a tact bivvy, an emergency poncho, and a couple of 20-hour body warmers. When SHTF and you have to bug out, this warmth and outdoor shelter kit will help you out until you find a safer situation.
The tube tent is easy to assemble, which is an important factor during emergencies. If you’re in a zombie apocalypse, for example, it’s important that you’re can set up and pack up as quickly as possible. The tent will also protect you from intense sunlight.
The Tact Bivvy sleeping bag keeps you warm by preventing your body heat from escaping. The HeatEco material used on the sleeping bag reflects the heat back to you thus keeping your body safe from the cold.
The poncho is waterproof so you can place it over your tent if necessary. It also has a reflective surface which is great if you need rescuing. The body warmers, meanwhile, provides 155 degrees of heat that lasts for almost a whole day.
The LifeShield Warmth & Outdoor shelter Kit is available now for only $20.98. That’s down from $29.97.
Elements Magnesium Fire Starter Fire Rod by Frog & CO
Speaking of warmth, one way you can survive the cold night is to build a fire. You can do so using a couple of sticks and lots of patience. That’s actually a good skill to have. However, when it comes to emergencies, you need to make your fire as fast as possible.
Enter fire starters. You should always have waterproof matches, lighters, or a ferrocerium and magnesium rod. You know what? It would be a lot better of you had all three. Lucky for you, there are Black Friday deals that offer fire starters and other survival gear for a lot less than what they normally sell for.
Take the Elements Magnesium Fire Starter Fire Rod, for example. The 3-in-1 survival tool normally sells for a shade under $10 but thanks to Survival Frog’s Black Friday Sale, it is available for only $6.98.
The 4.75-inch Elements fire starter helps you create fire you can use to stay warm, cook food, boil water, keep critters and wild animals away, and signal for help. Not only that, it comes with a 150- decibel emergency whistle and a compass.
QuadraPro Solar Power Bank with Wireless & Dual USB Charging by Frog & CO
Communication is another key to surviving emergencies. Just imagine what was going through the mind of Aron Ralston while his arm was pinned under a small boulder. Pretty sure, he wished he brought some way to call someone for help.
It’s not enough to have your smartphone with you all the time. You should also have a way to keep it charged and useful. The QuadraPro Solar Power Bank will let you charge your phone and other small devices even when you’re outdoors.
It gathers energy from the sun and converts to electricity which is then used to power your devices. It comes with two output jacks, a 6,500 mAh battery, a built-in flashlight, magnets, and a micro USB charging cable.
Take advantage of Black Friday sale and get this important survival gear for $38.48. It’s regular price is $54.97 so you save $16.49. not bad, right?
LifeShield® Light & Communications Survival Kit by Frog & CO
Information is also vital. If you were stranded in your home in the middle of a deadly storm, you’d probably be thinking that you wish you knew that the storm would be this bad.
You would have if you had a NOAA emergency radio. Survival Frog’s Black Friday Deals include the LifeShield Light & Communications Survival Kit, which comes with a Kaito KA208 AM/FM Digital 2-Band Receiver. This palm-sized radio will update you on the latest weather disturbances so you get to prepare for what’s coming.
Aside from the emergency radio, the kit also includes a tactical LED flashlight, waterproof matches, an emergency whistle, a glowstick, and an emergency candle. All these can be yours for $24.48.
Mini Rechargeable Tact Flashlight by Frog & CO
The emergency kit above includes a tactical flashlight. Even if you have that set already, you can still get additional light sources. Ideally, you should have a headlamp and fire starters to go with your flashlight. Having more than one flashlight is not a problem at all, in fact it is encouraged.
That said, you could really use a Mini Rechargeable Tact Flashlight by Frog & CO. Fortunately, it’s include in the company’s Black Friday Sale so you can get as many as you can. This is great if you’re looking for Christmas presents to give away to friends and family.
The Mini Rechargeable Tact Flashlight has three different light modes. There’s the regular light from the front end of the flashlight, the sidebar that provides flood light, and an emergency light that flashes.
The tactical flashlight is made of aluminum and measure 4 inches long. It can provide up to 130 lumens of light. You also get a lanyard, carrying case, and a charging cable for every purchase of only $10.48. It’s regular price is $14.97.
Paracord Survival Kit Grenade by Frog & CO
Don’t be scared by the grenade in its name. The Paracord Survival Kit Grenade will not explode on you but it will definitely be a blast seeing all the cool stuff it contains.
You have all the basic things you need to catch and cook fish. There are a couple of translucent fishing lines with pre-attached hooks. The two fishing weights and two bobbers will keep your hooks underwater to make sure you have fresh fish for dinner. The swivels, also two of them, will help keep the fish on the line.
Once you catch a fish, you can clean and prepare it for cooking using the small knife blade. Place the fish in a piece of tin foil and the cook it over fire you built using the tinder and fire starter included in the small survival kit.
The Frog & CO Paracord Survival Kit Grenade is currently worth only $6.98 from a regular price of $19.99.
Essential Tact Machete Knife with Full Tang Blade by Frog & CO
Nothing says off-grid more than a badass bladed weapon like a machete. Every prepper should have a machete or something similar since it’s a multi-purpose tool. Use it for clearing brush, cutting branches and small trees, and cutting and maintaining trails. A machete can also be used for harvesting crops, foraging, and hunting. Of course it can be a weapon if the need arises. Check out the other possible uses of a machete here.
The Essential Tact Machete from Frog & Co sports a scary looking 15-inch full tang blade. It’s made of 3CR13 stainless steel with a matte black finish. The front edge of the blade is razor sharp while the back sports 56 bi-directional teeth for sawing.
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The handle is slightly curbed to give you a more comfortable grip and better leverage when striking. There’s also a punch hole for a lanyard so you can hang it when not in use.
The whole Essential Tact Machete Knife measures 21.5 inches and weighs a mere 0.9 pounds, which is a lot lighter than most of its kind. It also comes with a nylon sheath. The machete usually retails for $49.97 but can be yours for only $34.98 thanks to Survival Frog’s Black Friday Deals.
LifeShield® Disaster Essentials Survival Kit by Frog & CO
Every home should have an emergency kit while each person should have a bug out bag. If you don’t have both, it’s time you start building your emergency kits.
The LifeShield Disaster Essentials Survival Kit is a good start. It includes multipurpose survival tools such as the Tact 9-in-1 Survival Shovel Tool, the Survival Neck Knife, and the 11-in-1 stainless steel credit card-like multi-tool.
The kit also comes with a Paracord Grenade Survival Kit like the one featured above, a Magnesium Fire Starter , and the WetFire All-Weather Tinder (5) pack.
LifeShield® Health & First Aid Kit by Frog & CO
Accidents happen when you least expect them and the best way to prepare for these unfortunate events is to be prepared. You can do that by having a first aid kit.
You need a first kit at home, in your car, at your place of work, and in your belongings, not to mention your bug out bags. There are basic first aid items that should be in every kit. This includes bandages, gauzes, and such.
The LifeShield® Health & First Aid Kit by Frog & CO is equipped with a 34-piece mini first aid kit, which includes bandages, butterfly wound closure, antibiotic ointment, burn cream, cotton tip applicators, alcohol prep pads, antiseptic towelettes, and some medicines. There’s also an N-95 respirator and 14 potassium iodate tablets that are useful during nuclear attacks.
The kit also includes items for proper hygiene such as a small tube of toothpaste, toothbrush, dental floss, soap, shampoo and conditioner, lotion, deodorant, maxipads, washcloth, razor, and a comb. The whole LifeShield® Health & First Aid Kit is worth $27.98, down from $39.97.
Hurry up and start typing on your keyboard. Look for Frog & CO or Survival Frog to find out other products on sale. Surely, you’ll find Black Friday deals that suit to your needs and wants. Go to Gentleman Pirate Club to know more about survival gear and where to get them.