A Brief Introduction to Blowguns

March 30, 2015 Rourke 3

By Dark Skorpion Recently, while perusing the older entries hidden in MSO, I stumbled across Rourke’s post regarding his recent acquisition of a Predator blowgun. He mentioned perhaps even taking a shot at squirrel hunting with […]


March 27, 2015 Rourke 1

I have looked at the Canik TP-9SA and was pretty impressed with what I saw. I have inquired with a few companies trying to get a test model myself but have not had any luck. […]

Your job – getting one & keeping it

March 26, 2015 Rourke 10

I am a production manager at a manufacturing facility for my regular job. As the main person who does the hiring/firing at my plant – I have come across pretty much everything you can think of […]

VIDEO: Rifle Penetration Test

March 24, 2015 Rourke 3

One of my favorite Youtube channels is the Military Arms Channel. Here is a very interesting video comparing several rifle calibers with regards to penetration with what many would find surprising results: “I take out […]

Review: LUCID M7 Red Dot Sight

March 23, 2015 Rourke 7

I am 45 years old and find that target acquisition via open sights is just not as easy as it used to be. Utilization of red dot optics has greatly increased my accuracy as well […]

Sponsor Highlight: JRH Enterprises

March 21, 2015 Rourke 0

From JRH Enterprises owner, Robert Henry – “In business since 1992. I’ve been actively preparing and training since the mid 1980’s. We have lived at our survival retreat for 16 years now, produce our own power, […]

Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

March 20, 2015 Rourke 2

Every week I throw out a few recommendations on things such as movies, books, knives, flashlights – all kinds of stuff. Some of these are not related to preparedness whatsoever – rather, just stuff I […]

Smith & Wesson Model 22A .22LR pistol

March 20, 2015 Rourke 9

This post was previously published HERE on ModernSurvivalOnline.com.   A few months ago I was in the market for a .22LR pistol. After looking at numerous models available – I selected the Smith & Wesson […]

Two strains of bird flu spreading

March 19, 2015 Rourke 5

Over the past few weeks two strains of bird flue have been being reported on. One exists here in the United States and has resulted in the destruction of over 40,000 turkeys to try to […]