Saturday, September 25, 2010

[wvns] Top 100 Items to Disappear First

The Top 100 Items to Disappear First
by Mr. Smashy
Survival Cache
September 25, 2010

You could also call this "The Top 100 Things You should start stocking up on." Even if you don't need more than 2 (you should always have 2 of everything) each item on this list will be great for bartering. This list was discussed and chosen by the members of No Particular Order.

I've linked to a couple of the items you are less likely to find at Wal-Mart and other local stores.

Water Filters/Purifiers
Portable Toilets
Seasoned Firewood
Lamp Oil, Wicks, Lamps
Coleman Fuel. Impossible to stockpile too much
Guns, Ammunition, Pepper Spray, Knives, Clubs, Bats & Slingshots
Hand-can openers, & hand egg beaters, whisks
Honey/Syrups/white, brown sugar
Rice – Beans – Wheat
Vegetable Oil (for cooking) Without it food burns/must be boiled)
Charcoal, Lighter Fluid
Water Containers
Mini Heater head (Without this item, propane won't heat a room.)
Grain Grinder (Non-electric)
Propane Cylinders (Urgent: Definite shortages will occur
Survival Guide Book
Lantern Mantles
Baby Supplies: Diapers/formula. ointments/aspirin, etc.
Washboards, Mop Bucket w/wringer (for Laundry)
Propane Cookstoves
Propane Cylinder Handle-Holder
Feminine Hygiene/Haircare/Skin products
Thermal underwear / Polypropylene
Bow saws, axes and hatchets, Wedges (also, honing oil)
Aluminum Foil Reg. & Heavy Duty
Gasoline Containers (Plastic & Metal)
Garbage Bags
Toilet Paper, Kleenex, Paper Towels
Milk – Powdered & Condensed
Garden Seeds (Non-Hybrid)
Clothes pins/line/hangers
Coleman's Pump Repair Kit
Tuna Fish (in oil)
Fire Extinguishers (or..large box of Baking Soda in every room)
First aid kits
Garlic, spices & vinegar, baking supplies
Big Dogs (and plenty of dog food)
Flour, yeast & salt
Writing paper/pads/pencils, solar calculators
Insulated ice chests
Workboots, belts, jeans & durable shirts
Flashlights, Lightsticks, torches, Lanterns
Journals, Diaries & Scrapbooks
Garbage cans Plastic
Hygiene: Shampoo, Toothbrush/paste, Mouthwash, floss
Cast iron cookware
Fishing supplies/tools
Mosquito coils/repellent, sprays/creams
Duct Tape
Laundry Detergent (liquid)
Backpacks, Duffel Bags
Garden tools & supplies
Scissors, fabrics & sewing supplies
Canned Fruits, Veggies, Soups, stews, etc.
Canning supplies, (Jars/lids/wax)
Knives & Sharpening tools: files, stones, steel
Bicycles…Tires/tubes/pumps/chains, etc
Sleeping Bags & blankets/pillows/mats
Carbon Monoxide Alarm (battery powered)
Board Games, Cards, Dice
d-con Rat poison, MOUSE PRUFE II, Roach Killer
Mousetraps, Ant traps & cockroach magnets
Paper plates/cups/utensils (stock up, folks)
Baby wipes, oils, waterless & Antibacterial soap
Rain gear, rubberized boots, etc.
Shaving supplies
Hand pumps & siphons (for water and for fuels)
Soysauce, vinegar, bullions/gravy/soupbase
Boy Scout Handbook
Chocolate/Cocoa/Tang/Punch (water enhancers)
Woolen clothing, scarves/ear-muffs/mittens
Reading glasses
Window Insulation Kit
Graham crackers, saltines, pretzels, Trail mix/Jerky
Popcorn, Peanut Butter, Nuts
Socks, Underwear, T-shirts, etc. (extras)
Lumber (all types)
Wagons & carts (for transport to and from)
Cots & Inflatable mattresses
Gloves: Work/warming/gardening, etc.
Lantern Hangers
Screen Patches, glue, nails, screws, nuts & bolts
Wine/Liquors (for bribes, medicinal, etc,)
Paraffin wax
Glue, nails, nuts, bolts, screws, etc.
Chewing gum/candies
Atomizers (for cooling/bathing)
Hats & cotton neckerchiefs

What's Missing?
What do you think will disappear before these things that's not on the list?

Reprinted with permission from Survival Cache.



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