Unforeseen emergencies happen, there’s no way around it. They often happen with little warning, so it’s smart to have a supply of food, water, and other essentials on hand at all times. Emergency food rations are a unique purchase. They’re one of the few items you buy and pray you
Hunting furry critters and putting down bad guys is all good and fun for roughly 12 hours a day. For the other time, after the sun goes down, those critters naturally have the upper hand. They have learned to use their natural night vision and the cover of darkness to
To some, the knife may seem like an outdated weapon that has no place in this era of push-button mass death weaponry, but the truth is it’s still one of most versatile pieces of gear out there. That’s why knives are still widely carried by even highest level military units.
When it comes to choosing an appendix carry holster, there are two main things you should consider, comfort and safety. There are a TON of crap appendix holsters on the market, which is why over the years appendix carry has gained such a bad reputation. The truth is if you
In this article, we’ll review plate carrier vests from the bottom of the budget barrel all the way up to Mil-Spec vests ready for combat. From weight to breathability to downright tacticool factor, we’ll cover it all! I have used a number of them, so I can tell you which
In the world of optics, there is a lot of confusion surrounding the term red dot sight. Just know, a “red dot sight” is NOT a specific type of optic. It is a general term that includes several types of optics. When someone says they’re looking for a red dot
I remember the moment my recruiter told me I was shipping off to Parris Island for Boot Camp in 2 weeks. I whipped out my iPhone, tapped the Safari App, went straight to google and typed in “Parris Island.” The first search result that popped up was an article by
According to this hiking article on MNN, there are over $4 million dollars spent each year searching for thousands of hikers who have gotten themselves astray in the wilderness. Most of the time, this bill is covered by the taxpayers but depending on where you’re lost, you may receive a
Some people know exactly what they want to do with their life when they’re 15. For others, like me and maybe you, nothing really jumps out. It’s frustrating not knowing exactly what career path to go down. You may be wondering what your life purpose is, weighing your options and
If you own a firearm or have ever shot one, you’re probably already aware that ear protection is an absolute must, but your range of knowledge likely ends there and that’s okay. Unlike humans, not all ear protection is created equally and there is a lot of science behind protecting
A fine piece of handheld optics really goes a long way whether you are hunting, bird watching, wanting to check out the facial expression on the horse who just lost you money, spying on your neighbor, or appreciating nature on a magnified level. Whatever you plan on using binoculars for,
The Situation: You finally pulled the trigger and bought that AR-15 you’ve been daydreaming about. You’re super excited to finally get out for some range time, but after sending a few rounds down range something just doesn’t feel right. It’s not the tactical stock, it’s not the muzzle break, it’s
The first thing I ask anybody when they’re looking for a PCP air rifle is: what do you plan on using it for? It’s important to define this for yourself before getting caught up in all the features and fluff that comes along while doing your research. Do you plan
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