Let’s assume that you have decided not to bug out, you have decided to stay home, using your house as a base of survival. Not every survival scenario ends with you living in a tent or shelter made of branches.
The Kel Tec P3AT is for personal protection outside of your home. A growing trend in today’s American society is the nagging feeling that one must protect oneself.
From millennials literally “killing for attention” to house break-ins to homegrown or foreign lone-wolf terrorist attacks, the American people understand the police cannot protect them from violence.
At best the police can chalk a nice white outline around your motionless form and maybe shoot down or capture the bad guys after the fact. Doesn’t really help you or your family much. [Read more…]
Let’s Do A Quick Basic Survival Needs Thought Experiment.
If we strip away all the BS…what does a human being really need to survive?
- Not taking into account what makes us comfortable
- Not discussing how to avoid injury or disease
- Not figuring out what it takes to thrive
At the end of the day, what are the basic human needs for survival to avoid a premature death? [Read more…]
Do you own a survival hatchet?
Or maybe a better question to ask is…should you carry a survival hatchet?
And what qualities does a good one have?
As with most survival gear related discussions…there’s the good and bad qualities to consider, but mostly there are tradeoffs. [Read more…]
The mighty yet under appreciated survival bow.
While firearms rightfully get a ton of attention, the survival bow gets less than it should.
A mastered takedown bow can be a huge survival advantage. It should find a home in our bug out bags.
Survival bows break down into a compact assembly making them ideal for packing into a bug out bag or stashing in a bug out vehicle.
It’s such a valuable survival tool that I was able to come up with 16 reasons to own one and learn survival archery.
The bottom line is we’re all looking for the best, unique ways to intelligently hide our guns throughout our homes.
There’s no feeling quite like knowing you’re fully protected, armed to the teeth, and no unexpected guest would ever guess it.
A survivalist homemade booby trap is a device intended to automatically detect, scare, injure or kill. To protect your homestead from unsuspecting threats.
For our purposes, a threat is anyone trying to enter our property or homes without your permission. Thieves, bandits, gangs, etc.
During times of normalcy, it’s essential to keep the booby traps to the non-lethal, non-threatening sort. Simple alarm trip wires and such.
Yet, when SHTF…all bets are off… [Read more…]
Imagine the day finally comes. The feds are banging on your front door
asking for demanding you hand over all your firearms.
At this pivotal moment, you’ll have some tough decisions to make. You can either fight back, partially comply, or fully comply.
Three little letters that have been shaping us since the dawn of civilization.
The problem with war, though, is that it’s all too easy to forget that campaigns aren’t just fought overseas.
The deadliest part of war is forgetting where the trenches really are: here, every day, all around us. And these days, there’s no such thing as playing it too safe. [Read more…]
All the people who never listened to you and began their own preparations for this day have failed and are now running around in chaos. Looting has begun and riots are breaking out all over the country.
It has begun and it’s time to put everything you have been preparing for into action. [Read more…]