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Survival Straps Paracord Accessories

We have seen many uses for paracord, the possibilities are limitless. But in recent years there has been an increase in purveyors of paracord bracelets. Not only are they stylish, but very practical in the sense of saving your rear in a tough situation. I like being prepared, but being fashionably prepared is not bad either. The team at Survival Straps have taken paracord to a new level. They offer many styles of military spec 550 paracord bracelets for men, women, and children. They offer watch straps, luggage tags, lanyards, and heck, even belts...

Mechanix Wear: The Original Glove Light

Mechanix Wear has produced many gloves for many applications.  From auto repair to tactical; they seem to have your hands covered. No pun intended.  If you keep a pair of gloves in your vehicle or bug out bag, then these may be what you have been looking for.  The Original Glove Light provides the protection of their original glove and the use of an LED light at the same time.  It takes AAAA size batteries which will provide you with light for approximately 14 hours. We have all been in that situation when you have to have someone hold the...

The Worlds Smallest Survival Kit by EOS

Our readers diligently try to remain prepared for whatever comes their way, and we try to keep them informed of anything which may help them achieve this goal. Whether you are going to work or hitting the trails; we are always looking for ways to lighten the load. In light of the recent natural events, we have begun to collect information on items which we feel deserves a second look. The staff at Elements of Survival have designed The World’s Smallest Survival Kit. The kit is very small and weighs 1.5 ounces. It is comprised of 22 items which...

Gear Review: Coast LED Micro Multi-Tool

I recall years ago when the multi-tool craze began and you would see a lot of folks with one on their belt. The concept of having one tool to tackle many tasks is brilliant. The first multi-tools were heavy and bulky. But as with any innovation, there is always room for improvement. This is why we have decided to take Coast Product’s model C2899B LED Micro Multi-Tool for a test drive. My initial impression of the Micro Multi-Tool was that it had a solid feel. I first opened it to use the pliers function and was surprised by the strength of the...

Ultimate Bug Out Kit

If you have not prepared a bug-out bag, you should give some of the kits from BugOutKit.com a look. One of their kits is the Ultimate Bug Out Kit. It appears to not only contain some vital necessities, but it also has some space in the bag for your personal items. If you are looking for a pre-packaged kit, give the ultimate kit a look. This kit contains the following: Food and Water: 6 Boxes of Aqua Blox Water Boxes 6 – 400 Calorie Food Bars (2400 Calories) 10 Water Purification Tablets – each tablet purifies 1 liter of water Light...