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Man, this guy endured a hellacious experience! When we talk about emergency preparedness, this never even crossed my mind: what if your Jeep burns to the ground?

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The video isn't working, but I saw something about it on facebook.
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The video isn't working, but I saw something about it on facebook.

our video embedding isn't working right now due to some changes youtube made recently, but i edited D's post to just have a link to the video (which should work).
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our video embedding isn't working right now due to some changes youtube made recently, but i edited D's post to just have a link to the video (which should work).

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Man, this guy endured a hellacious experience! When we talk about emergency preparedness, this never even crossed my mind: what if your Jeep burns to the ground?

http://youtube.com/watch?v=afpnkCOsMFU
Diane,
This interesting article covers the “what if” aspect of preparedness.

https://expeditionportal.com/disaste...the-ditch-bag/

If we don’t wheel alone, and we shouldn’t, maybe the kit doesn’t have to be quite as well equipped as in the article.
But......

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