Tag: EDC

10 Effective Ways To Use A Survival Blanket

Did you ever wonder how you would survive if your vehicle breaks down and you get stuck in it during a blizzard? Such hazardous situations occur every year, and the freezing temperature makes survival a lot more difficult. You can still hope to find a proper shelter if you are in the city, but what […]

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Every Day Carry (EDC) and its Application for Survival

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Just the thought of EDC gear tends to burn a hole in my wallet. I have a moderate addiction to everyday carry. There is something to be said […]

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Why A Go Bag Is Crucial When Prepping – Part 2

The vertx EDC satchel makes and excellent Go Bag for urban environments. You won’t fool folks who live the tactical lifestyle as to its purpose, but we understand the role of the Go Bag and naturally suspect it as the purpose of any bag or pack that size. Part 1 of this series defined the […]

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Why A Go Bag Is Crucial When Prepping – Part 1

The modular nature of the SO Tech Mission Go Bag makes it a very adaptable Go Bag. This bag was designed and built to fill the Go Bag niche and adapts to be carried any way you would like to carry it and piggybacks onto or tucks into larger packs. The Role of the Go […]

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[Survival Basics] How To Survive An Impending Tsunami

If you live in Iowa or Idaho, you probably think this is a joke: what do you mean, dealing with an impending tsunami? What the hell is that? We don’t have those down on the farm. Well, if you’ll never leave Kansas in this life, you may stop reading the article right here, right now, […]

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If You’re Bugging Out, Avoid Fatigue and Have These in Your Supplies

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Energy. Most days we feel like we need more of it, right? When you are putting together your bugout bag do you consider energy? When you are in […]

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How to Carry EDC Gear

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. There is so much written and so much said about the topic of EDC. Image Credit: Mark Mayo via Flickr Those items that you carry […]

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How To Choose Your Self-Defense Knife

Owning a firearm for personal protection is probably the best life insurance money can buy. However, you may not always depend on it, and the rise in gun-free zones is becoming a problem for many. In the absence of a firearm, you can use a knife for self-defense. A good knife becomes a deadly force […]

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Hacking Your Preps for Everyday Life

You’ve probably heard someone say, “Prepping is a lifestyle” sometime or another. I totally agree with that statement; but I wonder how many of us actually live it out every day. I’m not just talking about the part of prepping that involves spending money here; I’m talking about using our preps in everyday life; integrating […]

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