This double pulley PVC Short Bow from JaycubL gets the job done. I could make one of these!
Knife – Hammer – Glass Breaker! Is the Gerber LMF II the ultimate survival field knife? Gideon’s Tactical tests this knife to find out.
Fantastic explanation of the Wrist-watch technique!
#10 Cans, freeze-dried foods, meals-in-a-jar (MIAJ) and more are covered in this practical how-to video from nutnfancy. Enjoy!
I have a number of UV Paqlite products and recommend them for every survival kit. Check out this real-world test, featuring Joe Flowers, in the darkness of a cave! Great use of these innovative survival items.
There are countless survival applications in Marine Corp “engagement patterns” and combat postures. Don’t miss the fighting exercises in “The Pit” or the fighting survival exercise, known as, “The Last of the Mohicans!”
Sensibleprepper makes several good points. Lever-action rifles are generally reliable. They were used as combat rifles in the 1800’s and they present a less aggressive appearance to bystanders. They reload faster than bolt-action rifles. It is a good idea to have one or two of these backup rifles, chambered in
These All Weather Firestarters are impressive. Magnesium is always a good idea. They score points for the cool, rustic look as well, agree? I probably would not use the handle as a tinder, however.
The guys at BladeHQ chose to use knives that cost $80 or less to build survival shelters in this timed competition. The Ontario Knife and the Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Pro were utilized. Which shelter would you choose to sleep in? Editor’s Note: Using the existing tree well was a
The Ultimate DIY Water Filter! – The “2 Stage” (Carbon+Heated Coil) Purifier! – Uses No Electricity!
Check out this incredible, inexpensive water filter/purification design from DesertSun02. Here’s the description: “Ultimate DIY Water Filter! This Homemade Water Purifier is extremely effective and super easy to make. The “2 Stage” design purifies almost all water sources to 99.999%. Starts to produce clean/clear (super hot) water within 20 seconds!