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lid down

lid down

A website for how to do all kinds of medieval things!! Good blacksmithing stuff here

How To History Video Tutorials in the Historic Arts: A website for how to do all kinds of medieval things!

another view

another view

The principle behind a rocket stove is simple--rather than cooking on an open fire, you burn wood in an insulated chimney. Rocket stoves are highly efficient and easy to make. They run on twigs, so you can avoid cutting down a whole tree just to cook dinner.

15 Brilliant Uses for Buckets

DIY- Rocket Stove Made From a Five Gallon Metal Bucket ~~ Rocket stoves are great for smokeless outdoor cooking with a minimal amount of fuel - they run on twigs! GREAT FOR CAMPING ~ or the zombie apocalypse

Very nice!  I just might have to build one of these on my property so I can have camp-outs with the grandchildren!

wooden shelter with fire place. I think thats the next thing I´ll build at out cabin.

"Realistic Self-Sufficiency: The Do's and the Don'ts"

Realistic Self-Sufficiency: The Do's and the Don'ts.some excellent suggestions for preparedness in case of anything.