Bug Out Bag Gear Basics

There is plenty of information out on the internet for what you should and should not have in your bug out bag and there are many variations on the gear depending on who you ask.  In many cases these recommendations are coming from people who have made short trips with gear, maybe on a weekend […]

Superesse Straps – The survival bracelet you wish you had

Survival bracelets have become quite popular over the last few years, I know I can even find them in the gas station near me for about $5 and see people wearing them every day.  What you don’t see everyday though is a bad ass survival bracelet that can actually help you survive and not just […]

Basic Defensive Shotgun Course Recap

Last month we hosted a Basic Defensive Shotgun Course put on by Eleven Charlie, LLC.  The course covered the proper deployment of a shotgun from both a tool of deadly force to a tool with less-than-lethal capabilities. This basic class focused the shotgun platform, which is a very versatile & under-used system.  It was an intensive course for […]

Sheep, Wolves, & Sheepdogs

On June 18–the day after the heinous attack in which nine were killed at Charleston’s Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church–President Obama said, “At some point, we as a country will have to reckon with the fact that this type of mass violence does not happen in other advanced countries.” Source: 1 Beheaded, 37 Gunned Down […]

Rothco MOLLE Water Bottle Pouch 09

Gear Review: Rothco Molle Water Bottle Pouch

Hydration bladders are cool and convenient but they are a pain to have to clean out, if they tear you are screwed, and you really have limited use with them.  I hate the cleaning process after using them, if you don’t dry them completely they can mold and if that is all you had for […]

DIY Simple Survival Fishing Kit

Here is a quick and easy little “project” you can put together in a just a few minutes to provide you with some basic fishing equipment in a small package in case you ever need it.  All you need is some fish hooks, line, and a wine cork…I know everyone has those three items laying […]

Basic Defensive Shotgun Course June 6 2015| Community Rapid Response Team

Eleven Charlie LLC will be conducting “The Basic Defensive Shotgun Course” The Basic Defensive Shotgun Course covers the proper deployment of a shotgun from both a tool of deadly force to a tool with less-than-lethal capabilities. This is a basic class so the student can learn the shotgun platform, which is a very versatile & under-used… […]

Nick’s EDC Breakdown

  Contents list: Bandaids, steri strip, butterfly closures, antiseptic wipes, ibuprofen, gloves, 2 sizes of tape (1″ & 2″), self adhering wrap, 4×4 sterile gauze, non sterile gauze, bulky gauze bandage, triangular bandage, multiple gauze wraps ( 1.5″, 3″, 4″), 5″x9″ sterile pad, emergency blanket, quikclot sponge, knife, 2 74″ shoe laces, lighter, rolled paper […]