Review: Esbitt Pocket Survival Stove

March 12, 2011 Rourke 14

I recently had the opportunity to try out a classic survival item – the pocket stove. Mine came form SurvivalGearBags.com – and is also available from other sources as well. Being able to boil water […]

SteriPEN Review

March 5, 2011 Rourke 2

by C.D. I received the STERIpen® Sidewinder the other day from Ready Made Resources and I promised Rourke a review very soon, right after I tested it. To be honest I didn’t know a lot […]

Review: Grover Rocket Stove

February 15, 2011 Rourke 4

I received my Grover Rocket Stove from StockStorage.com a few weeks ago. It showed up quickly after shipment. I have used it several times and so far – very impressed. This is a great tool […]

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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 […]