Basic Tactical Medical Care

Taught by Muzzle Front LLC‘s medical instructor, Jason Wyman, the Basic Medical Care Course will introduce individuals to various medical situations beyond your typical first aid scenarios.  During this four hour course, participants will become familiar with how to treat and bandage open wounds and transport victims to receive more advanced care. In this course you […]

Otis Technology Special Forces Dry Lube

Recently I ran out of gun lube so I headed over to the store to pick some up. I have always used Rem Oil but I saw the new Otis Special Forces Dry Lube. I figured, why not. it is very inexpensive, around $9. I took it home and stripped my EDC , Glock G19. […]

Wintergreen Identification

The Otter Outdoorsman recently posted a video on the identification and uses of Wintergreen.  Thought it would be a nice follow-up to our previous article on Wintergreen and its uses.  Remember that edible and medicinal plant mis-identification can be life threatening if not done properly, so don’t just take our word for it, check various […]

Gear Review: SDK PIG Alpha Touch Gloves

Joseph DeLuca of One Gun Firearms Training, LLC gives a nice review of the SKD PIG Alpha Touch Gloves by SKD. After talking with Joe briefly and trying the gloves out myself, I can say they are lightweight and very comfortable. They are said to be fairly warm during lower temperatures and it sounds like […]

U.S. Marines with Company E Battalion Landing Team

Team Movement

Nick from ITS Tactical recently published an excellent post breaking down the key elements from the Army Field Manual 3-21.8 (FM 7-8). “Learning to move as a team can be beneficial beyond the battlefield. There’s an obvious parallel to hunting since stealth will greatly reduce the amount of time necessary for a successful hunt. Additionally, […]

Gear Review: Streamlight PolyStinger LED

This flashlight is part of my every day carry, it is a Streamlight Polystinger LED model, it uses a 12 volt rechargeable battery that can be charged In your vehicle or at home. Overall length is 9″ and it is 1″ in diameter. The light has 4 different modes: high, which puts out an impressive […]

Gear Review: Gerber Black Diesel Multi-Tool

The “Diesel” multi-tool made by Gerber is a key part of my everyday carry. It has a tool for almost any task encountered from day to day and is extremely versatile. Knife blade is extremely sharp and resharpens easily. The blade as well as all the other tools lock in place for safety and ease […]

Save $$$ With Home-made Liquid Laundry Detergent Recipes

One way you can save yourself a little money and be a bit more self-sufficient is to make your own home-made cleaning products. In many cases, home-made products work just the same if not better than the store bought products and will cost you pennies vs dollars to make at home with just a little […]