Roughly 2 million years ago, a particularly bright specimen of Homo habilis needed to cut something and decided to invent the knife. Thank you for you early ingenuity! So now days there are 50 and a half million different versions of survival knives to choose from on the market. Everything from shivs, monster bolo knives and everything in between. But have you ever thought about what old school outdoors-men used before the mass production of the ever so popular “Survival Knife”?
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I was editing some photos for the site today and decided to do a article about bugging out in winter and how winter time can literally become a frozen nightmare.
Continue reading Winter Bug Out! When Hell Freezes Over!
Is There A Difference?
I have came across a couple prepper / survival sites that have articles that compare and try to differentiate between survivalist and preppers. And for some reason certain people believe the term survivalist seems to be associated with criminals and extremists. I know the media seems to describe every criminal that retreats and hides in the woods after committing a crime as a survivalist. If that person wears a pair of camo pants or who has a scary “Assault Rifle AKA Machine Gun” in media terms is a survivalist. Well it makes for good news and ratings. “Will they find him? He is a trained survivalist hiding in the forest!” I call BULL%&*#!. Then the general masses root for LEO to find the evil survival person. And ruining credibility and labeling the majority of good people based on one persons actions because the news said so. Once again BULL%&*#!
Continue reading Survivalist VS Preppers.
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What kind of articles are you looking for? We’re checking with our Followers on WordPress, Google + and Twitter to see what kind of preparedness articles you would REALLY like to read about. Food storage topics, water topics, weapons, self defense, foraging, survival, SERE, medical, gear reviews etc.
We try and stay away from political and news posts because there are so many out there. And some are more BS than truth.
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I have had several people asking about my logo and how I came about creating it. So I will give a brief explanation of what was going through my head when I designed it. See Why!
Continue reading The Omega Tactical and Survival Logo Explained.
So you hear your prepper friends using acronyms. And you wonder just what in the hell do they stand for? Well here is a list of common prepper acronyms for the unfamiliar. Share this post with your friends and fellow newbie preppers so they will know from now on what your talking about.
Continue reading Prepper Acronyms. Just What Do They Stand For?