Nowadays, there's a whole lot of complicated survival tools and supplies out there. Now, I'm not complaining or anything. There's plenty of good you can get with all those tools, as they're all quite effective, durable, and often multi-use. However, it's just that it's unfortunate that we often overpack and overload on them now, with them encumbering us or wasting our time. In truth, we don't need nearly as many items as we're led to believe. Instead, aside from maybe your favourite item or two, or one that really stands out at you, we can … [Read more...] about (Video) Check Out What This Master Prepper Can Do With This “Real” Survival Tool!
Guns & Weapons
If we ever end up in a SHTF situation, there's one thing we can be sure of: things are going to be harsh. With little to no government or law enforcement around, many people will resort to doing their own thing. This could go from criminals continuing on crime, to rioters causing chaos, to marauders and raiders attacking people and taking things from them. Of course, it's not going to look like all those apocalyptic movies you see, where everyone goes insane and begins to kill each other. However, there will be something along those lines, … [Read more...] about Basic Rifle Setup and Firing Tips Useful in Any Situation
Our world isn't always a very pleasant place. Each day, more conflicts arise, crime rates climb, and our world simply becomes more and more aggressive and violent. If we're heading to a SHTF situation, it's only going to get rougher from here. With all of these risks we're coming to face, the world would seemingly be a lot more dangerous. And it is- for some people. Not everyone is as ill-prepared for this coming age of hostility as your average citizen is. Most of us preppers are aware of this increase in danger and are adapting to … [Read more...] about Hand-to-Hand Combat Takedowns That Masters of Self-Defense Use!
Hunting: it's a wilderness pastime and sometimes a means of survival. For ages, humanity has used hunting as a primary source of gaining food. Our ancestors did it to simply survive, and now we do it for various reasons. Whether you want a weekend of fun or are spending a month in the wild, hunting is a great skill to have. Unfortunately, hunting is also pretty difficult if we're being honest with ourselves. As much skill and experience as you may have, wild animals are, well, wild. Quite unpredictable and living, semi-thinking beings, … [Read more...] about The Top Hunting Tools That Are Currently on the Market
What's one thing almost all of us are guaranteed to have for our prepping gear? This won't come as much of a shock to you: guns. Of course, we all similar resources, as we're all humans and have the same needs, but gear is usually where you come across lots of variation. And yet, we still all end up using some good ol' guns. Maybe some of us use more of them than others or use a variety of different kinds. Or perhaps we rely on them heavier than others, but in the end, I have no doubts close to all of us own a gun or two and intend to use it … [Read more...] about A Beginner’s Guide to Gunsmithing and Maintenance
If there's one type of gear or item that comes to mind when you think "SHTF", it's most likely weapons, or more specifically, guns. Weaponry is always important for helping you in self-defense and boosting your strength, and that only becomes more useful if SHTF. Currently, there's already enough threats to our safety. But if we find ourselves in a SHTF situation, that only increases tenfold. You don't really know what to expect in terms of threats once SHTF. And that's why weapons are so important to us, and a staple of survival gear. We … [Read more...] about (Video) How to Get a Lot of Tools That’ll Protect a Person, All on a Budget!
There are many situations through life where self defense skills come in handy. In fact, you never know when it could even mean life or death. Right now, if there ever arises a situation like that, it'd most likely be some kind of crime being committed, like an assault or mugging. However, it become even more deadly once SHTF. Right now, the chances and severity of that scenario aren't too high. But if SHTF, things get a lot worse. You'll encounter many more dangerous people who are better skilled, or just full on masses of people. When … [Read more...] about A Guide to the Art of Throwing THESE Useful Survival Tools
There are many tools we use and rely on for survival. With so many options to choose from, it's tough to pinpoint which is the best or most useful. However, it can somewhat be gauged by a number of extra uses it has or its amount of multi-usefulness. And there are few survival tools out there as multi-use as the classic survival knife. Despite being much smaller and arguably weaker than many of their fellow survival tools, they make up for it by having many more uses, unlike most other tools which usually have only one or two uses. When … [Read more...] about Odd But Genius Extra Uses for a Common Survival Tool That Most People Never Think Of!
Your home is probably the safest place you can be. It's a layout you know like the back of your hand, with all of your own rules and beliefs. It's your judgment free, harm free sanctuary. Not to mention it's probably one of the best places to hide out in bad situations. However, no place is invincible, and certainly not your home. While it's most definitely safer, it's nowhere near 100% safe. You never know when you receive an unwanted guest, whether it's a robber, an attacker, or some kind of rioter. There are tons of people out there who … [Read more...] about Why Pump Shotguns Are So Useful for Home Defense and How to Decide if They’re an Ideal Survival Weapon
When it comes to making our survival kits and packing what we need, there are always some items we instantly think to get, things like survival knives and guns. We know they're useful, so we instantly jump to getting those first. However, there are plenty of other tools out there that are extremely underrated. Tools that we rarely think to have, but when we do, we know we've made the right decision. And what is one of those tools? The reliable survival axe. Sure, they may not seem useful, but they're great for chopping and breaking … [Read more...] about How to Select the Perfect Axe That Won’t Let a Person Down During That Pivotal Survival Moment