Military personnel and serious outdoorsman know that the time to acquire and prepare gear is long before setting out on a hike or mission. Speaking of time, how do you plan to keep it in the harshest conditions? Can your current watches withstand submersion, extreme temperatures, and constant abuse? Can
A lot of people say concealed carry purses aren’t the best option… and they’re right. But… On the body carry configurations aren’t always an option. A lot of outfits just can’t accommodate a concealed carry weapon (CCW), and I don’t blame you for leaving your CCW at home because it’s uncomfortable!
The U.S. Department of Justice reported over 1.03 million home invasions and 1.25 million cases of violent crime last year. That may seem like a lot, and unfortunately, it is, meaning you need to be prepared and ready in the off chance you become part of those statistics. Planning ahead
Choosing the best Nerf gun is no easy task. There are currently eighteen series of Nerf blasters and hundreds of different models to choose from, many of which have been discontinued and are now collectibles. To make things even more confusing for entry-level Nerfers, Nerf has expanded its product lines
When it comes to throwing weapons, the throwing axe and tomahawk are two of the coolest/most popular. They’re often thought of as outdated weapons, but you might be surprised they’re still being used by some units in the US military, including special operations and reconnaissance teams. While some are strictly
Ask a Marine or experienced hiker what their most vital piece of non-firearm related gear is and one answer that will come up often is boots. Take my word for it, if you don’t invest in a pair of high-quality boots, your feet and joints will likely pay the price
Your wife has stopped complaining because she knows its futile. You now have an entire room dedicated to your armory. You have more attachments than rail space on your rifles. You could arm a small militia. You’ve spent just about every day dreaming of that next upgrade or tacticool attachment
Every military branch thinks that they’re the best, the most important, and in their own way the hardest working. There are so many funny military jokes and jabs out there so it took me a while to compile a list of only the best. Some of the jokes on this
When it’s time to suit up for a tactical situation, whether that be guard duty, police work, or even combat, there is one thing most servicemen and law enforcement can agree on, and that’s the importance of tactical boots. Not only do they give off the appearance that you aren’t
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
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
Each year millions of dollars are spent searching for lost hikers. Most of the time, this bill is covered by the taxpayers but depending on where you’re lost, you may receive a hefty ($500+) bill for the search and rescue (SAR) teams that were deployed at your distress. In some
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