I decided to replace my trusty Surefire 6P with Malkoff Device with something a little lighter and brighter last year. I bought a Nitecore MH27 1000 Lumens CREE and really like the light, but it's a tad heavy for an SBR and large. My thinking was that I could use it dual mode with the red … Continue reading New Weapon Light & Mount
I'm fortunate in that I have always worked and lived in an area that "tactical" gear worn daily does not draw attention. No Docker's for this guy! I've worn a "tactical" gun belt for the last 10 years starting with the Wilderness 1.5" Instructors belt, then switched over to the Atlas 1.75" belt which has … Continue reading Gadsden Dynamics EDC Belt Review
So you lost or left your 3-Day Pack behind with your poncho liner and E-Bivy Sack that usually provides a warm nights sleep. What you have on you is all you get to stay warm and make it home which illustrates why layering is so important. Putting all your eggs in one basket or backpack is … Continue reading Mini Survival Kit
Do you know how to start one in the most dire of situations? Many THINK they do, but have you really put your method to the test? Having started many a camp fires in the BSA back in the day, I thought "what's the big deal, I can start a fire no problem!" There is … Continue reading Got Fire?
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PATROLLING SETUP This past Winter patrolling the woods I was experimenting with wearing my old chest harness below, both under and over garments. This opened my eyes to a huge difference in maneuverability and comfort in what amounts to "slick" rifle use with the harness under a soft shell jacket. It is a night and … Continue reading Rethinking The Chest Harness
SOME LESSONS LEARNED ABOUT BELTS First off while the term "War Belt" is accurate enough for what a Prepper might want to use it for, the kind of battle one would associate with organized military unit is not the same as a Prepper will face in a post event environment. One is offensive by nature, … Continue reading Rethinking the War Belt