Review: Canik TP9SA 9mm Semi-Auto Pistol

October 13, 2015 Rourke 1

Colt. Springfield. Glock. Smith & Wesson. H&K. Ruger. All these brands are well respected and have been putting out high quality firearms for years. For most the mention of any of those brands and it is […]

Gear Review: Alocs Alcohol Stove

September 28, 2015 Rourke 3

Alcohol stoves are very popular with backpackers and campers who look for lightweight cook systems that burn inexpensive fuel. There are no moving parts, no electronics, no valves, and no pipes. Simplicity. They are also […]

Review: Dropdown Weapon Light Mount

July 24, 2015 Rourke 2

A few weeks ago I purchased an Off-Set Tactical Light Mount for my AR. So far – I have been very pleased. Matched up with a Streamlight Polytac LED Flashlight – this is an excellent system system for […]

Flashlight Review: The Sunwayman C22C

May 27, 2015 Rourke 3

I am a flashlight junkie. With the continued improvements in LED technology and power efficiency, lights are getting more powerful and and lasting longer. This bodes well for those of us who prepare for power failures […]

REVIEW: Kelly Kettle Trekker

April 27, 2015 Rourke 2

Introduction Most every prepper in existence has at least one – if not a dozen –  ways to cook in the absence of electricity.  Whether on the go or sheltering in place, cooking and boiling […]

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 […]

Review: Solar AIR Lantern

March 12, 2015 Rourke 3

There have recently been a multitude of innovative preparedness products hitting the market and the Solar AIR Lantern is one of them. Most any emergency generally ends up with the lights out. Ever get up […]

Review: Streamlight 88850 POLYTAC LED Flashlight

March 5, 2015 Rourke 10

This post was originally published here – https://modernsurvivalonline.com/review-streamlight-88850-polytac-led-flashlight/   I love flashlights. They are a basic and integral part of any preparedness plan. Ask anyone to make a list of the top 5 things that should be collected in […]

Review: Esbitt Pocket Survival Stove

February 24, 2015 Rourke 9

This post was originally published here – https://modernsurvivalonline.com/review-esbitt-pocket-survival-stove/. *    *    *    *    *    *    *    *    *    * I recently had the opportunity to try out a […]

Knife Review: Cold Steel GI Tanto

January 31, 2015 Rourke 6

This post was previously published HERE on MSO. I have now owned this knife for over a year and it continues to perform well. A couple months ago I bought the Cold Steel GI Tanto […]

Review: Gunshack G2 flashlight

January 29, 2015 Rourke 5

  I recently had an opportunity to purchase two(2)  Helotex G2 flashlights through Amazon.com at a really good price. I love flashlights in my preparedness system I can’t have too many (along with batteries of course). Over the last […]

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Berkey Sport Bottle Review

December 26, 2014 Rourke 2

One item that in the past I was severely lacking was water purification. Due to the expense for water purifying equipment – I relied on having the ability to boil water, add bleach, as well […]

Tractor Supply LED Emergency Light

October 31, 2014 Rourke 5

Went to my local Tractor Supply to get my dogs favorite treats. While walking around looking at all the goodies I came across this multi-LED flashlight priced at $4.99. It came with batteries and had […]