Survival Gear

Finding the Best Sleeping Bag For Your Bug Out Bag

Finding the Best Sleeping Bag For Your Bug Out Bag

Choosing a sleeping bag for your bug out bag is important. There are some basic factors to consider in order to make the best choice. There is no perfect bag…

ZipStitch Review: The Perfect Tool for the Right Injury

ZipStitch Review: The Perfect Tool for the Right Injury

It’s important for preppers to learn to deal with injuries that are more than your average scrape. You should be prepared to provide yourself or your loved ones medical care…

My 72 Hour Kit With Biggers MREs

My 72 Hour Kit With Biggers MREs

This post is about a 72-hour kit that Matt and I put together with things we had mostly on hand. Some of you may have read the MRE article where…

The Best Dry Bags and How To Care For Them

The Best Dry Bags and How To Care For Them

Dry bags are useful for those that are concerned about keeping gear as dry and protected as possible under very wet conditions. This article is going to cover a variety…

Small Gear Review: Meco Flashlight and Kaito KA210 Radio

Small Gear Review: Meco Flashlight and Kaito KA210 Radio

Recently I acquired a few pieces of small gear and thought I might review them. I do like flashlights and radios! The flashlight was sent to me for an honest…

The Leatherman Special: Original Circa 1994 PST Multi-Tool, Wave, Juice C2, Skeletool KB, and Juice B2 Reviews and Comparison

The Leatherman Special: Original Circa 1994 PST Multi-Tool, Wave, Juice C2, Skeletool KB, and Juice B2 Reviews and Comparison

Leatherman is a brand I have carried perhaps more than any other brand of knife due to my enthusiasm for the classic multitool. My foray into the world of Leatherman…

The Backdoor Survival Guide To The Best Tents

The Backdoor Survival Guide To The Best Tents

The right tent depends on your needs. Plenty of people that spend a lot of time outdoors have more than one tent. I am going to categorize tents my purpose…

Coghlan’s Emergency Stove and Fuel Tablets Review

Coghlan’s Emergency Stove and Fuel Tablets Review

Coghlan’s is a brand that is found at many different camping stores from campgrounds to Wal-Mart. They have been around a long time and produce a variety of budget-priced camping…

Getting a Bead on Setting Up a Simple Solar Panel Kit

Getting a Bead on Setting Up a Simple Solar Panel Kit

When it comes to understanding electricity, my mind tends to blank out when it gets to the point where I have to determine volts, amps, amp-hours, voltage under load and…

Trangia Spirit Stove Review

Trangia Spirit Stove Review

There are many different camp stoves out there. The Trangia Spirit Stove caught our attention because it is affordable and will burn several types of alcohol-based fuels. Here is some…

The Best Backpacks To Use For a Bug Out Bag

The Best Backpacks To Use For a Bug Out Bag

If (or when) disaster strikes, you can’t always count on your home or shelter being a permanent place to stay. Prepping a bug-out bag is a critical survivalist investment. We…

Exploring Civilian Body Armor Options For Prepping, Survival, and Beyond

Exploring Civilian Body Armor Options For Prepping, Survival, and Beyond

With all the recent violence, there is a lot of interest in civilian body armor. This is not something that you can just stroll down to the store and purchase….

The 8 Best Survival Belts of 2019

The 8 Best Survival Belts of 2019

Maximizing every piece of equipment you carry is the best way to keep the poundage down without sacrificing functionality. Additionally, when you are carrying extra gear, you want to spread…

Waterproof Matches Vs A Lighter

Waterproof Matches Vs A Lighter

Waterproof matches have been on the market for a long time. They have some advantages but I will tell you right now that my opinion is that they are a…

The Best Emergency Radio

The Best Emergency Radio

The type of radio that is best for you during an emergency is going to depend on your own unique set of circumstances. After all, a tool is only an…

Mira Safety CM-6M Gas Mask Review

Mira Safety CM-6M Gas Mask Review

A gas mask is something I have been meaning to add to my preps for quite some time. To be honest, I was at a loss what mask to trust…