The Quest for a Modified ALICE Ruck

A quick update on the rucksack search.  I have found a couple of shops that might be able to do the mod to an ALICE ruck I am looking for.  Getting one created is much more difficult than I at first thought.  There are plenty of places that will make one but they want you … Read more

Hack for packing your BOB and/or GOTH bag.

I have a vacuum sealer that I use for food storage. I also use it to vacuum pack individual clothing items and other stuff that I don’t want to get wet that are in my pre-packed bags. I actually started doing this while in the Army because while the army gives you a wet-weather bag … Read more

Book Review: Build the Perfect Survival Kit by John D. McCann 2nd Edition

Build the Perfect Survival Kit by John D. McCann is notable not for its kit instructions and lists in the later chapters but rather for its descriptions and assessments of the items that go into said kits in the early chapters of the book. The book itself is 254 pages and the text is divided into … Read more