Handheld Ham Radio for Survival

6 Best Handheld Ham Radio for Survival & Emergency Scenarios

Ham radios are fun to play with on hikes and ATV rides, but they can be an essential communication tool when traditional communication lines fail. When disasters strike down cell towers, internet connections, and landlines, ham radios are often the only means of communication on the front lines. No matter … read more

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SGE 400/3 BB Full-Face CBRN Gas Mask Reviews

If you are looking for a proven, high-quality NBC/CBRN gas mask, the SGE 400/3 BB Full-Face CBRN Gas Mask should be in your top list of considerations to buy. This gas mask is a high-quality CBRN gas mask that is used by military, law enforcement and survivalists around the world. Its … read more

10 Tips To Choose The Best Tactical Knife

We have spent a lot of time outdoors and at home testing and researching tactical knives to find the best qualities you need to keep an eye out for when choosing a tactical knife. On the outset, if you do want a great performing tactical knife that delivers a top-of-the-line … read more

8 Best Military Backpacks For The Organized Person

No matter what you do in life, if you are someone that likes the functionality of well-made military gear, then there is no going past military backpacks. They are quality in design, and downright useful with their separate compartments and practical innovations. For me, I enjoy the sturdiness military backpacks … read more

10 Best Paracord Uses For Survivalists

Parachute cord, or paracord as it is more formally known, is the interweaving stitch of durability, innovation and multiple usage, all in one bundle. There is no need for me to convince you of the practicality behind paracord. It is relentless in how it can be used. Even astronauts in … read more

How To Prepare For An Earthquake – 5 Things You Should Know

Earthquakes happen anywhere, any time, and without any warning, so preparing is key Earthquakes are abrupt, devastating and disastrous, and what makes them worse is that they happen in an instant, without warning, anytime, anywhere. It is because of this that many residents in ‘high risk’ areas should know what … read more

Survival Cards: 5 Real Uses Of A Credit Card-Sized Survival Kit

Survival cards are extraordinarily helpful survival tools and are almost invisible with their credit card-sizing and lightweight feel. But they do have some very real applications for food and survival when you are in the wild. As a survivalist myself, I have always ignored the use of survival cards, considering … read more

7 Things to Look for in a Rifle Scope Revealed

7 Things to Look for in a Rifle Scope Revealed

So you are in the market for a rifle scope? Whether you are a hunter, target shooter, survivalist or a weekend range regular, buying a rifle scope can often be a dangerous venture if you don’t know exactly what you are looking for. When I first bought my rifle scope, … read more

6 Survival Knife Uses You Might Not Have Considered

Survival knives are a common attachment to the EDC of any good survivalist or prepper. It’s the one tool attached to the waistbelt that can make a difference in so many situations. But no matter how prepared you are, it’s always good to take a trip back to the basics … read more

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Israeli 4A1 Defense Force Civilian Gas Mask Reviews

A gas mask that has been used, and still is used, in active NBC situations If you are looking for a budget gas mask that is proven to keep users safe in hazardous attacks, a very basic NBC gas mask is the 4A1 Gas Mask, also known as the Israeli Gas Mask. While … read more

Anti-Pollution Mask: 4 Things To Know To Deal With Toxic City Air

City pollution is no joke – and it’s growing in cities across the world Using an anti-pollution mask in toxic city environments is an absolute must. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that outdoor air pollution is responsible for 7 million deaths every year. In a recent report on creating … read more

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12 Practical Christmas Gifts for the Prepper and Survivalist in Your Life

Do you know a survivalist or prepper you want to buy a gift for but are confused choosing between everything from multitools to survival water filters and small fishing kits and, of course, ferrocerium rods (fire starters)? So what do preppers and survivalist actually want you to buy them? We … read more

The Small Survival Kit Under $15: What Does It Do And Will It Help?

A small survival kit is one of those backup plans for everyone. Whether you are a hiker, a city-dweller, living off-the-grid or a Silicon Valley specialist, there’s no reason to not have one as they are cheap, smaller than the palm of your hand and are an absolute backup when … read more

Thermal Cameras: How To Turn Your Phone Into A Thermal Image Sensor

Thermal Camera: How To Turn Your Phone Into A Thermal Image Sensor

A simple attachable device can turn your mobile phone into a thermal camera enabling you to be able to view anything at night or sense heat patterns in people or animals when you wouldn’t usually be able to see them. Oregon-based thermal image giant FLIR Systems provide solutions to a … read more