Have you ever thought about adding booby traps to your preps? I have, particularly where SHTF is concerned. Obviously, there’s a lot to consider when it comes to employing such devices since they can be quite devastating and even deadly; there’s something to be said for NOT wanting them to be used against people they shouldn’t be, such as neighbors and friendlies. In fact, there’s the whole liability thing too. That said, you should have some clue about how to employ traps in a post-SHTF world…
“Booby traps are devices set up with the intent to surprise, harm, or even kill a unknowing victim. They are triggered by the presence or unwitting actions of another.
Booby traps have been used since ancient times. Cave drawings indicate even prehistoric humans used them as a means of capturing prey, such as in “pit falls” where a large hole is dug and spikes placed inside. The hole is then covered.
Historically speaking, booby traps do not win wars. They