Your Favorite EDC Items

The purpose of this post is to elicit some help from readers. I'm curious what others people's favorite everyday carry items are. It could be anything from a specialized tool to an Ipad! Send me an email or comment below and let me know. Also be... Read More...

Pocket Urban Survival Kit

In a previous post, titled Everyday Carry Urban Survival Kit, I discussed some gear to consider carrying in preparation of urban survival scenarios. The purpose of the post was simply to give the reader some ideas to consider, not to be a... Read More...

Lifesaver Bottle Review

No, we aren't talking about bottle modeled after the candy. The Lifesaver bottle was developed by a British company as a water bottle with a built-in filtering system. Having the filter made into the bottle negates having to carry around... Read More...

ESEE Knives Fire Kit

In previous posts we discussed items to be carried in urban survival kits. One item that should be in any survival kit, urban or wilderness is a fire starter. Make that multiple fire starters. ESEE knives (formerly RAT knives, not to be confused... Read More...

Second-Line Urban Survival Kit Part 1

In the previous post on an everyday carry urban survival kit, we discussed first-line survival items helpful for surviving an urban disaster scenario. Those scenarios included earthquakes, floods, tornadoes, acts of terrorism, and other disasters... Read More...

News from the Blade Show 2010

Attendance was up this year at the Blade Show and the manufacturers had many new products on display. Spyderco Knives' booth is always one of the most sought after in regards to new products. The anticipated Spyderco PPT folder is now shipping.... Read More...

Everyday Carry Urban Survival Kit

Urban survival is a topic that is becoming more prevalent. Preparing for an urban survival scenario involves considering the possible situations that you could find yourself in during and following a natural or man-made disaster. Some of... Read More...

MSA-Sordin Supreme Electronic Ear Muffs

On the exterior, the MSA Sordin ear muffs appear to be ordinary hearing protection. But there is much more to a pair of MSA Sordins than meets the eye. The MSA Sordin Supreme headsets feature sound amplification technology that amplifies... Read More...

Tactical Pens

Question: I am going to purchase a tactical defense pen but there are so many of them available now from companies like Surefire, Benchmade. What makes them different and which ones are best? - Jorge from Spokane, WA Answer: Tactical pens... Read More...

Surefire Sonic Defenders

While ear plugs aren’t EDC items for most people, there are people who use them daily due to their jobs, hobbies, or other activities that expose them to loud or prolonged noise. When it comes to ear plugs, Surefire is not typically a... Read More...

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