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Source: Flickr via Sam Agnew I like knives. You probably like knives, otherwise why would you be reading this? And if you’re anything like me, you probably also like blowing stuff up. You can claim that it’s all scientific and engineer-y, but really there is an unstoppable impulse deep Read More…

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In 1989, Hurricane Hugo devastated the eastern Caribbean and the East coast of the United States. The devastation didn’t just affect the coastal towns; it spread for miles inland as well. So many of those that were able to evacuate still got caught in the tornadoes it spawned. A lot of them Read More…

Empty shelves during panic buying

If you were going to pick a rifle caliber for a long term SHTF situation, what would that caliber be? For some reason I woke up this morning thinking about my 7mm express / 280 Remington, and how the panic buying in the first half of 2013 caused a shortage in ammunition supplies. When I[.....]

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FACING HUNTING CONFRONTATIONS The sound of the ATV coming across the property line was distinct. The rider motored down the power line right-of-way traversing our land and stopped at a ladder box stand we used to hunt the open stretch of power poles cutting through dense woods on both sides. The Read More…

We need to evangelize the benefits of everyday carry (EDC), and the holiday season is a good time to get people on board. There are ton of good, cheap gifts for folks that won’t make you cry if they say thanks and chuck them into the pile of gifts that include the dreaded Gold Toe[.....]

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Several countries produce the AK-47 style of rifle, some under license and some without being licensed. On the surface, many of the guns appear to be identical in all respects. While many refer to this particular style of gun as an AK-47, most of the guns are really designed after the AKM, a Read More…

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Editor’s Note: In honor of the recently aired mid-season finale of The Walking Dead, we bring you the following takedown of Daryl Dixon’s weapon of choice. While many preppers are busy stockpiling hordes of rifles, shotguns, and handguns plus cases of ammunition for a looming doomsday Read More…