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Our Top Picks For The Best Tactical Multi-Tool

by D-Poc

By Dale Pocat (D-Poc) Tactical Multi-Tools are different than your average swiss army knife. There are several companies out there that are manufacturing these, Gerber, SOG, and Leatherman being the biggest players. These tools are designed for that person that needs a compact tool kit for that tactical advantage be they military, law enforcement, or […]

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Mil Spec 550 Paracord

by A-Poc

Mil spec 550 paracord is the equivalent of duct tape when it comes to its durability and usefulness. You almost can’t have too much paracord. There are some things you need to know when purchasing it for your bug out bag, however. 550 paracord originally was used as parachute cord for paratroopers in WW2. It […]

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Starflash Signal Mirror Review

by A-Poc

A good signal mirror is just as much of a must to have in your bug out bag or disaster kit as a good whistle is. I am sure you are probably thinking, “Yeah, I am sure there is an old make-up compact or something around here that I can use for a signal mirror. […]

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NRS Storm Whistle Review

by A-Poc

A whistle can be the difference between life and death in a rescue situation.  If you are in a situation where you need to attract the attention of rescuers, you can’t guarantee they are going to hear your cries for help even in a quiet environment.  Now take into account the possibility that there may […]

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My First Aid Bag

by A-Poc

First and foremost, I am not a medical professional. I am just trying to get the average Joe to think a little more about first aid than he/she already does. You don’t have to be a surgeon to be able to help someone with first aid, but you should know how to use the different […]

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The Bug Out Bag

by A-Poc

Some people ask me, “Why a 72 hour bug out bag?  Why not a week, or just a few hours?”  Well, the reason is this:  In a disaster scenario, like a flood, tornado, hurricane, or earthquake, first responders are likely going to be completely overloaded with large fires, collapses, etc. of large commercial buildings or […]

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The Combat Survival Knife – Our Top Picks

by D-Poc

The combat survival knife is a staple on any field of battle. It has to be able to cut through anything that is thrown at it including but not limited to perhaps the fuselage of a downed plane, hacking through rough terrain, or cutting items for building a sturdy shelter quickly in the face of […]

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M 1 Maxpedition Waistpack

by A-Poc

Hey guys, I just put up a new review on an M 1 Maxpedition Waistpack that I picked up for work.  I really like it and it works great for me.  But I also picked up a lower priced version to do a side-by-side comparison and you can read all about it at my Maxpedition […]

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Gerber LMF 2 Squidoo Page

by D-Poc

Finally got a good page up on Gerber LMF 2 knives. Find out the differences between the ASEK, Survival, and Infantry versions of this awesome survival knife.  Check it out at my Gerber LMF 2 Squidoo page.   Leave some feedback or rank it or both. – Caddotx

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