Best Survival Flashlights Recommendations
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Best Survival Flashlights Recommendations

If you’ve ever had a flashlight die out on you when you needed it the most, you understand the importance of having only the best survival flashlights for your EDC, GHB, and BOB. There’s nothing worse than needing light and not having it or not having a bright enough one. And if it’s a survival…

20 Bug out Bag Items with More than One Use
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20 Bug out Bag Items with More than One Use

When the SHTF and your home is no longer safe, it’s time to bug out for your retreat location or another location you’ve deemed as safe. Bugging out is tough because you want to be sure you have the things you will need to survive but no matter how strong you are, you can only…

Get Home Bag – The Ultimate List of Survival Items
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Get Home Bag – The Ultimate List of Survival Items

Preppers and survivalists are obsessed with bags: bags for bugging out, bags for bugging in, 72 hour bags, INCH bags and even car BOBs, all well prepared and ready for impending disaster or emergency. Realistically though, there is one bag that is going to be used more than any other, and it will be used…

How to Test Your Bug Out Bag
Backpacks | Gear

How to Test Your Bug Out Bag

So you have spent your hard earned money, and your valuable time getting prepared.  You have read all the articles and made the perfect bug out bag. Now what? You can sit the bag in your vehicle, or home and just wait till SHTF so you can bug out. I asked my self-everyday with my…

The Ultimate List Of INCH Bag Survival Items
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The Ultimate List Of INCH Bag Survival Items

An INCH bag is far different than a BOB bag. Possessing such a bag could be essential to your very survival – and should always be kept within reach. INCH stands for I’m Never Coming Home. It is a large survival bag that is packed full of all the essentials tools and gear you will…

How to Shed Weight off Your Bob
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How to Shed Weight off Your Bob

It is highly likely that you have been at the grocery store and picked up a 32 count pack of bottled water. Well, that weighs 32 pounds (15 kilo). So with that in mind, could you carry three of those on your back very far? How about two of them? Our guys in uniform often…

Redundancy in your Bug-Out Bag
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Redundancy in your Bug-Out Bag

I learned about the importance of redundancy in my bug-out bag very early in my survival career.  I was on a hike scouting out an area for a survival challenge and testing some gear.  The only tool for starting fire I had brought with me was a ferro rod.  It was attached to the handle…

Best Knives for your Bug-Out Bag
Gear | Knives

Best Knives for your Bug-Out Bag

The most important item you can have with you in a survival situation is a knife.  The fact is that recreating a strong, sharp blade with natural materials is very difficult.  It requires the perfect materials and years of practice.  Because of the importance of this tool, it is equally important to select the right…