How to build a Home Fallout Shelter in the Cold War

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Big thanks to our sponsor Wix! Support the Simple History channel by clicking here: There were several possible private shelter designs to build both underground and overground in such areas as the basement or your backyard. Instructional manuals and Tv shows demonstrated to the american public how to build them as a do it yourself project. Become a Simple History member: Support us on Patreon: Copyright: DO NOT translate and re-upload our content on Youtube or other social media. SIMPLE HISTORY MERCHANDISE Get the Simple History books on Amazon: T-Shirts Simple history gives you the facts, simple! See the book collection here: Amazon USA Amazon UK Credit: Created by Daniel Turner Narrator: Chris Kane The Family fallout shelter by the United States. Office of Civil and Defense Mobilization (1959) One Nation Underground: The Fallout Shelter in American Culture By Kenneth D. Rose

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Color Red : Vault Boy wants to : *Know your location*

Γνωστός Άγνωστος : Or just contact Vault-Tec for the ultimate lab rat experience...

Ender Drone : Preston: A settlement needs your help, I’ll mark it in your map

Poisnu Ishere : What if the toilet ran out of space?

InkPotion IncSac : Yesterday : RDR 2 reference Now : Fallout 76 GG Simple History

I have to wait 90 days to change my name : Lmao just build obsidian around it

The Choox : 2:40 Did anyone notice the cat painting from Fallout 4?

Eck Bee : This seems too expensive. I'll just hide in the fridge

CptJack PL : Another shelter needs your help, I'll mark it on your map.

alt f4 : Last year me and my brother Discovered that we have a shelter in our family's house backyard after the death of our grandfather .....we found food,guns, alcohol,money and some gold coins in it..... It was well built... My grandfather build it and I'm so proud of him :'(

Artis Gaming : honestly i really want this to be a real tutorial

warhammernerd52 : *The Master wants to know your Vault designation*

XXFuture Gamingxx : You forget to include a T-51B Powered Armor and a Fat Man Nuke Launcher.

Phantom Aviator : Step 1: Step 2: Lay some brick Step 3: make it 20 feet or more underground Step 4: paint it or line it with lead Step 5: *Build a large water tank and food pantry connected to the shelter with a door, and fill it with enough supplies to last 5 years* Step 6: *Cooling fans* Step 7: be sure to obtain possible forms of currency, such as fresh water, paper money, or other items Step 8: *high quality air and water filters* Step 9: gather 3 rifles, 2 shotguns, 5 pistols, and 2 sniper rifles. (Possible 2 machine guns if enough people/experience) Step 10: Air circulation Step 11: kitchen, restrooms, and at least 2 bedrooms that can hold 4 people each (Optional) Step 12: The "fun" room... Hehehe Step 13: an alternative entrance that can be used to access the shelter within 2 minutes, and an exit that can be used to exit within 5 minutes. Step 14: 3 to 10 or more fallout suits Step 15: game room Step 16: ??? Step 17: Profit.

Captain23rd Gaming : I don't want to set the world on fire🎵

helvete : This would have been the best moment to be sponsored by Bethesda

Mr. Asbestoss : Wow! They made Fallout 76 into a real thing!

P1X3L D3L74 : *VaultTec wants to know your Location*

Cpt Leopoldstein : R.I.P. Timmy. I took the rifle and the gas mask instead of him!

minxes69 : I love the way the narrator talks in the beginning and end, it's like fallout 4

No this is patrick : Take me home Country roads To the place I belong West virginia

iTsunami _X : Radio: NUCLEAR ATTACK IMBOUND! SEEK SHELTER NOW Me: **chilling in homemade fallout shelter watching TV**

code name : beast hunter : I love fallout GAME

The Anti-Parents Organization : Can you do a video about the Swedish Caroleans?


Marshall the Makhnovist : 0:21 this dude using cheat codes

George Washington : Just play Fallout Shelter

Jodl : You should make a SIMPLE HISTORY THE GAME it goes thru ages

default with 13 subs : The radio is the only thing I need to live. **plays take me home country roads**

Gaming Kitten : Thanks, now I can survive a nuclear war.

EdgyMonster : Instruction not clear peepee stuck in acid

overconfident Force : Take me home Country roads To the place I belong West Virginia!!

A H 4712 : Thanks for this man! I've been stuck in the Cold War for ages and I didn't know how to build a shelter, thank you

Topical 595 : Next please: PZKPFW 38(t)

JUST MONIKA : Fallout fan: **Heavy breathing**

akatski over lord : so its like fallout 😆

FNCV 777 : West Virginiaaaaaaa Mountain mamaaaaaaa Take me hoMEeeeeeeee *COUNTRY ROADDDDDDD*!!!!!!!!

a nobleman : Do a same version on it, on the USSR's side.

Jacob Paige : I needed that for protection from North Korea 🇰🇵 thank you so much I will subscribe and like and ring that bell for you


TK 4174 : Sponsored by VAULT-TEC

david bautista : Found Easter egg: a Life magazine with JFK family in it

*Cory in the closet* : When you need to survive the gamer-furry war

Nate : “In the 1960s, the Cold War was heating up” irony. Just irony.

fege lien : Sponsered by Vault-tec

Coop Dawg : I think this is how fallout came to be a few years later

CrusaderTheFirst : I can imagine an episode of simple history on april fools day talking about the battle of anchorage in fallout. Make it so!

Its Sean : Should of known this in 2077 (get the reference?)

King Thimio : The intro😂😂