Steel Wool is inexpensive, lightweight and is a much better alternative to char cloth when used for making fires. Steel wool takes a spark just as easily as char cloth but burns a lot hotter than char cloth and can even be used if it gets wet. Another plus to steel wool is … [Read more...] about Steel Wool an Incredible Alternative to Char Cloth
A previous article talked about the importance of shelter placement, so we will not discuss shelter locations in great detail other than to say it may be one of the more important aspects when it comes to your safety. Today's article will discuss other aspects of shelters such as … [Read more...] about Shelter Building: The Basics
Shelter can mean the difference between life and death in a survival situation, and so the importance of a shelter cannot be stressed enough. However, your shelters' location is just as important, and it is something that must be carefully considered. Your shelter will protect … [Read more...] about Survival Shelter Location: Placement is Important
If they can hear you they can find you. In some cases, you will have to minimize your noise signature so as not to comprise your location, or mission if you will. In a grid down scenario or in certain other situations, you may have to hunt to survive, and you may have to hunt … [Read more...] about Stealth Hunting: Practicing Noise Discipline
Does Your Home Defense Firearm Have A Light on It and Do You Even Need One? If you cannot see, you cannot shoot. Family members have been killed, or injured by other family members shooting in low light, or no light conditions. Someone sees a shadow or senses movement and the … [Read more...] about Does Your Home Defense Firearm Have a Light on It?