Posts by Blitz

How To Guide: Choosing the Best EDC Knife

The Best EDC Knife The hunt for the best EDC knife is basically the equivalent to searching for the Holy Grail. I found fakes and replicas in my quest and lots of hype. Knives that were too big, too small and some that were total garbage. Finally I decided to go out of my comfort zone with a new brand - Spyderco. Needless to say I was not [...]

Bug Out Bag Review: Tactical Vs Gray Man Packs

It's 2017 and the mass appeal for Bug Out Bags doesn't seem to have settled. Thanks to natural disasters such as Hurricane Harvey, earthquakes in Mexico and widespread flooding, everyone can see the absolute need for a bug out bag. A well designed pack must have a solid foundation of survival essentials and then build upon that with first aid kits, [...]

3V Gear Covert Gun Case

Gun cases have never been the most "covert" type of tactical gear. There's really only one flavor of gun bag, the one that screams "I'm headed to the range with an arsenal of death and destruction". This style of gun bag is covered in MOLLE webbing, pouches and lots of organizational functionality. Great for the range or transport but not practical if [...]

Tactical Survival Kit: A-TACS MOLLE Belt Rig

Packing essential survival gear is a no brainer when you start planning your next adventure. Having the basics such as a fire starter and canteen just make sense, no matter the mission or situation. Do a little research to find the best options using gearweare.com and you're well on your way. The big question is how to carry this survival kit. Do you [...]

Bug Out Bag Survival Kit: Fishing And Hunting BOSS

Step into the world of survivalist and prepper gear and you'll find a wealth of survival kits for sale. Roadside emergency? There's a kit for that. Need to start a fire? There's a kit for that and any of your survival needs, except for one - acquiring food. Of course, the first step when it comes snagging your next meal is learning how to fish. You can [...]

Survival Uses For Dental Floss

One of the things that’s curious about preparedness is that, the smaller the survival item, the more uses it seems to have. Bandanas, socks, paper clips, toothpicks and, of course, floss. And I’m going to prove it to you by showing you all the different ways in which this small and dirt-cheap item can save your life in an emergency or during the long [...]

Urban Survival Tips: How To Establish An Observation Post

Establishing An Observation Post It's a New Year and time to discuss neighborhood defense strategies. When the shit hits the proverbial fan, nefarious elements come out to play. The unprepared become the prey in an unstable, dynamic environment.  Take the time now to evaluate and analyze the neighborhood from a tactical perspective. The first step [...]

Cleaning Guns Like A Pro

Let's face it, cleaning guns isn't exactly fun, but it's a necessary evil. My "cleaning kit" has been a mix of greasy rags, brushes and solvents. Sure it's not the best setup but it works. Invariably, brushes would be missing, my work bench would get dirty and I'd have to do another cleanup. Not the end of the world but annoying as hell. Finally my [...]

INCH Bag Survival Kit: Red Dawn Edition

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know the term INCH translates to "I'm Never Coming Home". The focus of the INCH bag is long term survival, without short term resupply. The situation and your skill sets dictate how the bag is packed.  Extended survival in an urban environment is much different than a wilderness setting. The gear you would [...]

Bug Out Vehicle: Survival Food Kit

Survival is always contingent on a plan, unless you prefer to huddle up with the sheep, waiting for Big Brother to save the day. I prefer to have a plan, one for each situation when feasible. It might be hard to imagine, but the possibility of having to leave your home due to an imminent threat is entirely possible. When I first started thinking about [...]