This weeks assignment: Toilet Paper

August 23, 2011 Rourke 12

Consider a post-apocalyptic world. Consider the comforts of modern day living are mostly nonexistent. You have stockpiled food, water, medical supplies, etc. You are cooking in your dutch oven and fishing with your ample supply of tackle that you […]

Survival stuff on the cheap

August 1, 2011 Rourke 12

With today’s declining economy – many of us are on tight budgets. Even so – this does doesn’t change the goal that many of us have – to prepare for troubling times ahead for ourselves and out family. Visiting […]

Survival Tool: Gloves

July 31, 2011 Rourke 5

In most any survival situation – your hands will be very important. As a martial artist – I understand very well how critical the hands are. The hands can grab, push, pull, twist, and manipulate. Being […]

Welcome Choate Machine & Tool

July 23, 2011 Rourke 0

  I am very pleased to announce that I have a new sponsor – Choate Machine & Tool. I have been a huge fan of Choate and their products since I was a teenager. Being […]

Every Day Carry(EDC) Kit

June 28, 2011 Rourke 4

I have seen a lot of videos on YouTube with people showing their EDC (Every Day Carry) kits. Many of them I see really as survival kits. I mean – some of these are in […]

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Sponsor Highlight: Grover Rocket Stove

June 25, 2011 Rourke 3

Grover Rocket Stove located at StockStorage.com offers some very unique and preparedness-minded products. Grover Rocket Stoves are made in the USA and are an excellent solution to the often asked question – “How can I cook and […]

Gear Review: Paladin Mission Pack Expedition

May 1, 2011 Rourke 6

  I recently received a new bag from SurvivalGearBags.com – called the Paladin Mission Pack Expedition. This is a larger capacity bag which could serve many purposes – from backpacking, camping, to a full-fledged “bug out” kit. […]

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 […]

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COMPREHENSIVE SURVIVAL NECKLACE

February 21, 2011 Rourke 3

By Fullclip   BACKGROUND  I was surfing the internet one day looking at miniature survival kits and noticed that most kits were contained either in a tin, or sometimes in a can, or other bulky […]