edc knives

The Best EDC Knives

April 22, 2019 Charles 1

by Charles Long before history was recorded, even as scribbling on rock, man has relied on blades to help him conquer his environment. First as sharp rock and later as metal, the sophistication of knives […]

26 Survival Uses for a Knife

May 19, 2018 Nicholas 2

by Nick A survival knife is probably the single most versatile tool in your BOB, INCH or GO bag, but did you know quite how much you could do with it? Here are 25 different […]

“TEOTWAWKI Blade” contest entry

December 3, 2014 Rourke 0

Back a few years I entered a contest over at TEOTWAWKI-Blog.com. The contest revolved around sending in a picture of your favorite knife and somehow making your entry unique. Here is my entry. Figured you […]

Cold Steel GI Tanto update

February 4, 2014 Rourke 11

A few weeks ago I published a review the excellent knife – the Cold Steel GI Tanto. A great knife at a great price. The ONLY complaint I had was the handle was a little […]

Knife Review: Cold Steel GI Tanto

January 7, 2014 Rourke 15

A couple months ago I bought the Cold Steel GI Tanto knife. I had been looking at this knife for quite some time as other Cold Steel offerings I have owned were quality items. Due […]

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Knife Review: Gerber Warrant

June 25, 2013 Rourke 3

I love knives and like most any survivalist own many. Knives have to be one of the most important and useful preparedness tools in existence.  Ever try cutting rope without  knife? Not easy. Several months […]

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Prepper Product of the Week: Gerber Warrant Knife

September 8, 2012 Rourke 2

Sponsored by BestPreparednessDeals.com……..       Gerber Warrant Knife   Less than $30.00!!!       Product Features Machined aluminum handle, lightweight, all black for discreet use Partially serrated tanto point tacticle blade Digital camo sheath, […]

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March 21, 2012 Rourke 4

[This is a response to recent post A few thoughts on knife fighting…. – Rourke]   Rourke,   Shotguns are often touted as first response to home invasion or burglary. I arm myself with a SIG […]

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A few thoughts on knife fighting…….

March 8, 2012 Rourke 23

Alright. My very first thought and advice is DO NOT DO IT! Getting into a fight with another person and both yourself and your opponent are armed with knives is tremendously dangerous. To face off against […]

Couple additions to the stockpile……

October 6, 2011 Rourke 7

Lawrence over at SurvivingTheDayAfter (yahoo group) has been on me about trying out some bowie knives from Kennesaw Cutlery. I decided to go ahead and purchase the Timber Rattler Jungle Fury you see in the […]

Remembering some cool knives……

August 14, 2011 Rourke 1

When my interest first peaked in “survival” I was around 14 years old. This was in the mid-80’s between the release of the movies First Blood and Red Dawn. Survival knives began to gain popularity and […]

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Remington F.A.S.T. Knife Durability Test

February 11, 2011 Rourke 8

A while back I reviewed a Remington Sportsman Series F.A.S.T. knife and….well….received some criticism for it. What was this criticism? Primarily its manufacturing origin of China as well as the belief that you get what you pay […]