No matter if you're looking to become more self-sufficient or full on prepared for a natural or man-made disaster, these 16 pioneer tools are essential to survival. I also believe they're essential in learning to get back to the old ways and skills our pioneer forefathers knew, and backing out of the fast-paced hectic life encroaching on society today. Call me a lover of all … [Read more...] about 16 Pioneer Tools You Need to Survive
GAT-TAC, Inc. is announcing the release of a new innovation in flash hider technology. The GAT-TAC Flash Hider System (FHS) replaces current static flash hiders with a dynamic unit that is capable of multiple functions. The GAT-TAC .223 caliber FHS includes a GT-1 adapter that is installed in the same manner as a standard flash hider. With the GT-1 adapter in place, any one … [Read more...] about GAT-TAC Flash Hider System
Modern man stands in direct opposition against the wild. We are creatures of order, and habit, and similitude. The wilderness is chaos, a force guided by only two principles; dominance and growth. And man, having long ago relinquished the natural survival tools of a good predator in favor of a bigger, better brain, not only has to pick his battles wisely but must also leverage … [Read more...] about How To Make Fire From Wild Tinder
I received an e-mail recently from a relative interested in finding a good ax. He was less than pleased with the selection at Tractor Supply and other local chain hardware stores. Rather than buying a piece of mass-produced subpar Chinese junk, he wanted something good. Problem: I'm no ax expert. I've never done much wood splitting, tree felling or log cabin building. In fact, … [Read more...] about How To Choose The Right Ax
Stranded on an island, in the middle of the atlantic. I looked around and realized… holy crap… what if the s#!t had JUST hit the fan? What do I have on me? Where is my family? How is my mental state? How do I get back home? The questions swirled around me like a hurricane at the Hard Rock Cafe… burning pleasurably going down; but like the hardened hurricane drink, its … [Read more...] about Grey. Why Any Other Color Will Get You Killed.