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Buffalo River Survival Knife Review

Buffalo River Survival Knife Review

| February 11, 2013 | 4 Comments

The Buffalo River Adventure Series Survival Knife was an interesting product to land on my desk for review. It features a high carbon stainless steel half-serrated 5 inch Tanto style blade, at the base of the knife there is a stainless steel pommel for hammering, a diamond knife sharpener that is integrated into the knife […]

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Review: Mainstay 2400 Emergency Food Rations

Review: Mainstay 2400 Emergency Food Rations

| April 19, 2012 | 7 Comments

Over the last several months I’ve been starting to understand the importance of having a high nutritional food source stored away for emergencies. I’m not talking about “doomsday” preparations (although I have nothing against that if that’s what concern’s you) but I’m referring more to having a long shelf life food product stored in your […]

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Survival: Emergency Blankets

Survival: Emergency Blankets

| January 20, 2012 | 2 Comments

A nice addition to anyone’s daypack is an Emergency Blanket. Most survival kits will have one included and they are also a common addition to First Aid kits. Spending time in the bush puts us at risk of being either stranded or lost in less than ideal places which means that we should always be […]

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Condoms For Survival!

Condoms For Survival!

| December 23, 2011 | 2 Comments

A lot of personal survival kits these days include at least one condom. The saying “you just never know when you might need one” is a fitting motto for both the urban and wilderness jungles. Condoms are an easy addition to a survival kit as they take up very little room, they weigh next to […]

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Survival: Fire Making Tip

Survival: Fire Making Tip

| December 14, 2011 | 6 Comments

Heading out into the bush can be a fun a rewarding experience, but as most of us are well aware, things don’t always go to plan and the consequence of a mishap in the middle of nowhere can certainly be disastrous. I often say that being prepared for the worst is the best way of […]

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Emergency Rations

Emergency Rations

| November 29, 2011 | 5 Comments

Do you carry emergency rations when you travel in the outback? I suggest that if you do not, you should. You must be self sufficient and cover potential problems and that includes a vehicle break down in remote areas. With modern technology you may consider this unlikely. However, this is not the only reason as […]

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