This blog post is about the tools / skills you need in the event of a down turn.
In blog post #8, I talked about, the tools you need to
build and fix almost everything. Now I want to talk about tools you will need to get by in hard times. Based on case study’s from the depression and during down times of a US recession. No banking or limited credit. Source multiple articles in print and family memories.
The best skills repeatedly appearing in multiple articles boil down to the following skills:
To be fair: 15 Tools everyone needs at home.
|Allen wrench key set|
|Chalk Line and Plumb Bob|
|Combination Square – Sliding|
|Cordless drill with Tool bits & Drill bits|
|Set of Box end / Open end ( or Crescent) wrenches|
|Level – torpedo|
|Pipe Wench 12-14”|
|Socket wrench set|
|Tape measure 25 – 30′|
|* I’m not Counting a Tool box or Bucket but you need one.|