Weighs 1 pound. Futuristic look. Accurate .22LR for small game hunting and survival. The Pak-Rifle breaks down into two pieces in just seconds with an MSRP of $425. For more information visit www.packrifle.com. I want one!
Welcome to this on-going series entitled “52 Weeks to Preparedness.” Each Monday, we will share the week’s action plan, authored by Tess Pennington of Readynutrition. This step-by-step plan provides an organized method of increasing family readiness. This week’s installment is called “Week 4 of 52: Communications.” If you missed week 3,
“The US Survival Rifle by Henry Arms. The Original Armalite AR7 designed by Eugene Stoner. The US Survival rifle is a compact, lightweight, 22LR Semi Auto Rifle that is perfect for a Survival Situation. It all fits in the stock and it floats!”
Military Field Manuals are readily available online and full of practical information. The following methods of Finding Cardinal Directions are excerpted from the Survival, Evasion, and Recovery Manual, located here. These methods are “lost arts,” and should be practiced alongside digital devices until the skills are in place. Determine cardinal directions
PDF Download – SURVIVAL, EVASION, AND RECOVERY: MULTISERVICE PROCEDURES FOR SURVIVAL, EVASION, AND RECOVERY
This manual, SURVIVAL, EVASION, AND RECOVERY: MULTISERVICE PROCEDURES FOR SURVIVAL, EVASION, AND RECOVERY (FM 21-76-1 MCRP 3-02H NWP 3-50.3 AFTTP(I) 3-2.26) JUNE 1999 is available for download here. It is recommended that this be saved and printed as a wide variety of survival topics are covered. Below is the Quick Reference Checklist from the
How does a pump-action shotgun work? This video shows you how on the prolific Winchester Model 12. Enjoy!
This simple 3-piece unit unpacks to reveal a stove, a 32-ounce bottle, and a 20-ounce cup. I like the compact nature of this stove and accessories and the ease of use presented by the handles. How do you boil water in the field?
Belts have come a long way over the years, with big improvements during the War on Terror. This video shows a few basic uses for the modern “Battle Belt.” These are awesome in the field, at the range, etc… Anyone interested in survival or shooting should obtain and practice the
Duct tape, during WWII, was intended to seal ammo. cans. Of course, now we all use it for much more than that. This video shows a number of survival uses that you may not have thought of. I dig the rifle sling and the knife sheath. Genius!
I have never been a “bean sprout kind of guy,” though I am a believer in both canned and dry goods, beans included, as parts of a food storage pantry. Many in the survival crowd recommend bean sprouts, as they can provide nutrients beyond that of canned beans, especially if
The Lost Art techniques of cut shells and improvised slugs truly are a “marriage of the old and the new,” as you will see a red dot sight being used. In times past, these methods were used to put food on the table. Note: these gentlemen say, “I do not
Attitude is the most important survival skill. Objective setting and critical thinking are next. Quality gear, especially gear that is within arm’s reach, can be a force multiplier (a force multiplier is defined as “capability that, when added to and employed by a force, significantly increases the potential of that