BEST SURVIVAL BASICS – US Army Survival Approach The best basic survival approach was created by the US army. It is not surprising when we take into account two facts: Soldiers find themselves in survival situations most often, US troops operate on all continents in all possible conditions. For training purposes US army produced a manual with survival rules that have two … [Read more...] about Basic Survival Skills Everyone Should Know
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Tests, reviews and recommendations on quality survival, outdoor, camping, tactical and emergency preparedness gear.
Basic Survival Skills: finding, clarifying and purifying water; building and lighting fires utilizing a range of both traditional and modern techniques; maintaining your core body temperature; building basic shelters to protect from the elements and identifying natural ones; signaling for help – day, night, land, sea and in the air.
Urban Survival – how to prepare for and survive disasters both natural and man-made.
Emergency/survival kits – how to put together a bug out bags, mini survival tins and EDC bags.
Why Should We Be Prepared?
Never before in history has emergency preparedness been so important. We live a world that is growing more and more uncertain day by day. We really do take so much for granted. One day they could be snatched away from us – just like that.
Most people are familiar with commercial AM and FM radio broadcasts. AM broadcasts are in the range 530 kHz to about 1600 kHz (1.6 MHZ), while commercial FM broadcasts are in the range 88 MHZ to 108 MHZ. But, there is an entire world of radio out there which can be intriguing to listen to. For example, aircraft use the band 108 MHZ to 137 MHZ, the coast guard, some emergency … [Read more...] about Uniden Bearcat BCD325P2 TrunkTracker V Digital Scanner Review
Rocky S2V have come up with some great, high-end adventure clothing and footwear gear designed to stand up to the harshest of weather conditions. As a bonus accessory to their clothing and footwear range, they came up with a survival grenade which is basically made up of a few hard-to-improvise, survival items wrapped in about 3 meters of paracord that you can clip to your … [Read more...] about Rocky S2V Survival Grenade – Review
If you’ve been looking for a great radio for bug out bags or emergency kits that is not dependent on batteries or the grid, then look no further! Meet ETON Scorpion 2. So far it is the best ever, all-in-one emergency radio, power bank, solar charger and emergency light I have seen to date. Click Here To Check The Price Only about the size of an iPhone, albeit a lot … [Read more...] about ETON Scorpion 2 Review – All-In-One Emergency Radio
Ever been caught out in a situation where you didn’t have any means of starting a fire on you? “Never again!” you said, so here are some ideas for what should go inside a small portable fire kit. BIC Lighter with duct tape around it to prevent accidental discharge or leaking2 x WetFire artificial tinder1 x magnesium fire starter or Ferro rod3 x cotton balls with a dab of … [Read more...] about DIY “SUREFIRE” KIT