It’s right up there with food, water and shelter, and yet it’s perhaps one of the most under addressed preps there is. You need it for chores, security, cooking, eating and on a psychological plane; it goes a long way in mitigating the fear factor. Without it, you are literally “in the dark” – you got it, it’s light, and with the incredible advancements in LED technology, bright, dependable, rechargeable, long lasting light is not only now readily available, but extremely affordable. When the SHTF, you are not going to want to want to have to ration your light, and using the latest LED lighting technology will keep you from having to do so.
You are going to want to have enough for security purposes, chores and getting around, which will require several bright LED flashlights. For cooking, reading and socializing, you will need a good LED lantern. The new LED headlamps are fantastic for reading, chores and other hands-free activities.
While there is a veritable plethora of lights on the market in the form of lanterns, flashlights, spotlights and so on, you need to look for quality, light output, run times and battery type. CONTINUE HERE