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Hi everyone I'm Diana stayed -- all day on the Fox Business Network will be looking at offbeat.
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Ranging from tornadoes -- art the recent Rampage of killer tornadoes though.
Has not -- -- the business of storm shelters to boom with demand outstripping supply Jeff Flock is in new -- Illinois at the Allen storm shelters and Jeff tell us what you're learning there.
Well I'll tell you -- you know we've got now tropical storm brewing in the gulf this whole notion of severe weather.
Obviously it becomes big business as people try to -- hunker down and what you're looking at right there.
Is a tornado shelter being built to take a look at some of this steal this pieces of steel here we're talking.
That is how what kind of gauge steel is that Jim that is Corus steel -- on the -- and we three sixteenths and steal.
It's solid stuff solid serious now I want you guys -- -- did it take you away from your business but I know -- assembling this.
You go to people's homes you can put this anywhere and that you did you just assemble.
Assemble those -- are acceptable.
For lab must be anchored concrete.
If tiger and a wood is still a good safe room not a tornado shoulders and make sure -- -- not come up and go -- and here.
This one -- -- has over 84 pounds of uplift resistance.
Want to I want to go if I can and -- look at all the pieces of this this is -- way it comes Diane these besides you mentioned this is.
These that the sides cannot tell you this is this is.
That's outlets though it is -- Might affect these what -- The machining going on them -- -- -- Makes it an exceptionally strong -- a lot more resistance to it.
Now here's the other thing about these things talk about businesses -- the way to market these things this is obviously built for tornadoes but.
People are using these for all sorts of purposes everything from say a gun safe to a safe room.
One man even have a 405 but enforced point collection which I thought he must have a pretty good point election but he one of the security -- nobody could get into it.
And -- Providence -- and a he -- burst -- about it also I think about.
Personal safety even enter the protect against -- coming and you go enable the doors and basically they cannot get to use.
To do to call somebody right because it does cellphones were -- him.
Very well you're inside one of these this is one that's already been assembled.
-- You know he obviously is not huge but you don't needed to be huge the other key thing about this is they open.
If we look at the door here they opened with a two -- coming in this is so you don't get trapped.
If you get a door that opens on the outside that's correct.
And this is the most common -- -- six of the most common side we put them but they come all sorts size lot of people use a 68.
We have them up to eight foot but point four foot hole forty people you know and obviously -- -- is one of the things were looking at in terms of severe weather your take a look at some of the stocks.
Generator companies people are preparing.
That's a big one.
And of course.
You know severe weather can come whether it's on the East Coast as it was a hurricane or is a tornado out here in the middle.
That's true and they found that the tornadoes are increasing in frequency.
Tornado Alley is moving north and east of more in our area now Obama has been before.
And prizes even hurricanes if -- -- have to leave because of hurricane -- -- above.
Right here about the -- level you can put things you don't -- -- lose in there they'll still be there when you.
-- you know you talk about the intensity storms.
And -- we've got some probably some information we can put up about how intense storms can be.
This is the damage from an F two tornado which is nowhere near what we just had an Oklahoma.
That's a basement of a house while times people think both -- get down in my basement I'm okay.
I be here that of people a lot I don't argue with them too much because they pretty much.
Pretty much feel they are safe but I do tell them that that's where the debris comes if you're going to have safety.
You want to be.
And something I'm going to hold.
Real quick before we get away I wanna show you some pictures here and that's -- comes around maybe he sees them.
This is one of your partners.
Lived in this house.
Tornado here back in the sixties.
They -- tornado shelter was this vehicle up here.
It is they try to out run.
At at that time.
Used the common knowledge I was in -- -- tornado if you had no place ago.
That proportional now's not the case you get that did she do something else -- in an -- -- do not stay in vehicle.
Or go in the safest room in your house which could be a tornado shelter -- -- looking at this all day today -- on the Fox Business Network.
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All right that's Jeff -- we appreciate it -- live from -- on nine on his face talked Jeff Flock.
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