A booby-trap is a device or setup that is intended to kill, harm or surprise a person, unknowingly triggered by the presence or actions of the victim. As the word trap implies, they often have some form of bait designed to lure the victim towards it.
Booby traps are employed more or less with 4 primary objectives:
1. Supplement fire-power.
2. Frighten the enemy.
3. Channelize the enemy.
4. Postpone the adversary.
Recall the movie ‘Home Alone?’ Small Kevin had to return with a few advanced and imaginative approaches to booby-trap his home from the criminals. This film serves as a reminder that it’s possible, if you put your mind to it, that anything may be useful for home protection.
When the SHTF these are some of our favourite creative booby traps guaranteed to kick the enemy’s ass :
1. Cornflour Explosive
2. Feather Spear Trap