Check out this Instructional Video from Viking Tactics and see the versatility of their sling. The difference-maker for this sling is somewhat of a “why didn’t I think of that?” improvisation, as the sling features an alice pack style quick adjust (see below.) Bookmark this video for practicing drills with
Concealed carry can be a challenge, especially in the summer months when heat is a factor and jackets or coats are not worn. Sometimes, I would love to carry a large .50 caliber handgun, though I have no way to effectively conceal it when wearing board shorts and a t-shirt.
For many backpackers who like to minimize weight and space in their ruck, the addition of a small piece of Pitch Wood may seem inefficient. The unfortunate backpacker who happens to fall in an icy creek, however, will appreciate the fast availability of pitch wood that has been stowed away
I watched this video then built the rocket stove and have used it to make breakfast, coffee, and to boil water. In every instance only small pieces of wood were necessary. Try it out!
Great improvisation! This video demonstrates a unique method of storing food in mylar bags using a vacuum sealer and a hot iron.
A Cast Net can be an effective means of harvesting bait or even larger fish to be eaten. The use of a Cast Net may seem intimidating but this how-to video breaks it down step-by-step. This type of net could come in handy if hungry and in need of dinner!