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Drop Leg Holster Buying Guide

10 Best Drop Leg Holsters in 2019: Thigh Holster Buying Guide

It’s tough to beat a drop leg holster when you need a secure carry solution that still lets you bring your sidearm into the action at a moment’s notice. Sometimes called a thigh carry, or just a thigh holster, the drop leg is a (surprise, surprise) attached to your belt,

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What Does AK-47 Stand for

What Does AK-47 Stand For? Here is the Answer and 5 Crazy Facts

AK stands for Avtomat Kalashnikova, which is Russian for Kalashnikov’s Automatic Rifle and is named after the man who developed the rifle (Mikhail Kalashnikov) in 1947. Kalshnikova was a Russian tank commander during World War II and began his career as a weapon designer after being injured in the battle

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9mm Carbine Buying Guide Top of Page Image

The 8 Best 9mm Carbines (Pistol Caliber) in 2019

At first, 9mm carbine just sounds terribly wrong. Why on Earth would anyone buy a small caliber rifle that isn’t a tried and true .22LR or a bigger and beefier 5.56 rifle? I mean, that’s what all the cool kids have, right? If that’s what you’re thinking, I hope you

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Emergency Water Storage Containers Review and Buying Guide

10+ Best Emergency Water Storage Containers in 2019

Having a source of clean drinking water is a top priority in an emergency situation. Nowadays, we take clean water for granted, but anyone who has experienced or witnessed a natural disaster knows how important it is to have a water supply on hand. It’s a good idea to plan

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Two Way Radios Buying Guide and FCC Updates

10 Best Two Way Radios (FRS/GMRS) in 2019 Review and FCC Updates

I personally called the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to clear up a lot of confusion regarding the important FCC radio updates that took place in recent years to FRS/GMRS 2 way radios. On this page, I’ll cover what I learned, the difference between FRS and GMRS, and share what I

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Where to Buy MREs Review

Wondering Where to Buy MRE Meals? I Got You Covered

Whether it’s your turn to cook dinner or you’re preparing for an emergency situation; MREs are always handy to have around. On this page, I’ll show you where to buy MRE meals cheap and answer the most common questions about them, like how long they last, how to read the

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Best Camping Water Filter Review

What is the Best Camping Water Filter? Here Are My 2019 Picks

Camping often takes place in remote locations where access to conventional water supplies is limited. Some camp sites have wells or water points where you can fill up your water jugs. But… You never know if this water is totally safe, so it’s a good idea to run it through

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Best Trauma Shears Review

The 7 Best Trauma Shears in 2019 (Ultimate Buying Guide)

If you’re in the medical field you know how nice it is to have a high-quality pair of trauma shears. They’re an essential piece of gear often used when treating seriously injured patients who are immobilized or unable to remove their clothing in a timely manner. In these types of

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