Category Archives: Bullets

Wearing Body Armor as Part of Your EDC

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Your garage is home to piles and piles of food. Your home’s security is on point. All the weapons you need are safely stored. However, do you have the protection you need? There’s no date set for when a civil collapse or doomsday will stir the nation into a chaotic mess. When such occurrences become

Will Keeping your Home Safe be the Same After TEOTWAWKI?

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What are some things you should do to make sure your home is more safe and that it will be locked down during or before a break in or in a TEOTWAWKI scenario?  Here is a great article from Preppers Survive and a very cool info graphic.  Below the infographic are some of my thoughts on

The $5 Part that Saved My AR-15!

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Ok so maybe this is a little bit of an exaggeration, but the part definitely helped.  So as many people know AR-15s have very tight tolerances compared to something like an AK47.  This seems to help immensely with accuracy, but it seems to make problems with jamming and requires these guns to be cleaned quite

EDC: Everyday Carry, What to Carry and Why!

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EDC is simply short for Everyday Carry.  It refers to the things you have on you or in your pockets at all times.  As preppers we usually seem to have a few more things we carry than many other people.  This is a picture of the normal things I carry all the time. This is

Top 10 Dumbest Gun Quotes by Politicians!

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I don’t do to many of these, but every now and then it is good to have these just for fun articles. As most people know there are many politicians who make laws either based on emotion or things they have no idea about.  One of the biggest areas we see this today is when

Three Firearm Choices for Disaster Situations Guest Post

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Three Firearm Choices for Disaster Situations Time and time again, governments all across the world have shown that they are alarmingly inept at keeping citizens safe during a natural disaster or a major civil disturbance. Citizens who expect their governments to rescue them are likely to find themselves at the mercy of hunger, disease, and

Guns in a Failing Society

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This is a discussion which has been going on for years should the general population have access to guns for self defense or does it just create more of a problem.  There are many people that feel that guns are barbaric and that because we live in such an advanced world and are so advanced

What is the Difference Between Body Armor and Flak Vests?

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Body Armor vs. Flak Vest In military combat, it’s always been crucial to have the proper protective gear on the body. Through the years, protective gear has advanced and evolved to better protect militants. As some of the first tools of defense for militants, there was the use of flak vests or jackets. These were

Why Training and Knowledge is Important for Preppers.

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In the prepper community knowledge and training is extremely important. In a teotwawki situation training can mean the difference between life and death.  For this reason I try to learn as much as I can and take as many classes as possible.  There are so many different aspects and things to know about when prepping,

7 Tips to Make Your Hunting Trip More Successful and Memorable!

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If you haven’t entered our survival gear giveaway enter now! Click Here. Hunting is a very popular past time in the US and is great practice for preppers and survivalists.  Not only will you learn how to creep up on animals, track animals and learn about how adrenaline affects your use of a weapon, but

The World’s Military Body Armor Models and Innovations

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Body armor is used all over the world. Some countries allow their citizens to own and wear body armor for personal protection bought from websites online e.g. www.safeguardclothing.com that deliver armor to your door, whereas other countries allow only law enforcement officers and military members to do it. Whatever the situation in your country, body armor available to you

Top 15 Homesteading Skills for Preppers

A homesteader is essentially a person who lives a self-sufficient lifestyle, free of reliance on the surrounding society. One thing is for sure, that a true homesteader would be well off in the case of an economic or societal collapse. This is one of many things a prepper might prepare for. So it lends to reason, that any prepper

Best Survival Weapons – What should I have?

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Best Survival Weapons In my last post, I have discussed survival guns. Now we will look at the other types of weapons and what the best survival weapons or tools are. Some of the bows benefits of the more unconventional weapons are that they are quiet, in some cases passive, are reusable, and can serve different purposes. What we will

Best Survival Gun, Is there really one?

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Best survival gun There is always a lot of debate about which is the best survival gun. The gist of it is, the best survival gun is the one that will get the job done. Each gun has its own purpose, so really the best survival gun depends almost entirely on the situation or what it is

Beans, Bullets and Bandaids, What is it?

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Beans, Bullets and Bandaids Used by the prepper community, Beans, Bullets and Bandaids, is quite a well known expression. This has become a catchy phrase because it outlines the three essential things that would be needed in a disaster scenario.  Beans signify the food, water and shelter that are necessary to sustain life; the bullets