Author - Samantha Biggers


7 Torch Lighters For Your Bug Out Bag

  A butane torch lighter delivers a larger and more powerful flame than your typical lighter. This is handy when starting a fire under less than ideal circumstances or for heating something up for a specific task. This article highlights some standout butane torch lighters that are currently available. Why choose a torch lighter? Reliable Refillable Large flame Easy to get a flame 1. Cobber Torch Lighter This is a sleek-looking quad-flame torch lighter. An easy to read fuel window on the side lets you know when a [...]


The RTGS Guide to Pepper Spray

Pepper spray is a great non lethal self-defense spray. In this article, I will show you a variety of sprays and gels you can use to defend yourself and your property. But first, we’ll review some safety information and factors to consider when using pepper spray products. It is very important that you understand how to use pepper spray. Although pepper spray is simple to use, you need to know a few things to use it safely and effectively. Point it [...]


17 Outstanding Examples of the Bowie Knife

If the Bowie knife is not the most popular knife design globally, it is certainly near the top. Even if you are a complete beginner in the world of knives, I bet you’ve seen a bowie online or in a movie. Bowie knives make an excellent addition to a bug out bag. What makes a knife a “bowie”? The bowie was originally designed as a fighting knife although, in recent times, it is typically seen as a survival knife. Over the [...]


Top Tactical Shotguns For Home Defense

A tactical shotgun is a firearm for home defense and sport. In this article I highlight some of the top tactical shotguns on the market. I include tactical shotguns from many manufacturers and price ranges, so there’s something for every defense budget. Note on Price and Availability Right now, it can be difficult to find specific firearms. That does not mean that nothing is available. It is pretty clear that supply is limited, and sometimes, the less common brands or the [...]


Quarantine and Clean Room Gear & Setup

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many to decide that they need a personal plan for decontamination. The fact is, there are plenty of situations in which you might need a decontamination area or a place to clean gear. Any virulent disease is a valid reason for a decontamination room and quarantine area. This article concentrates on protocols for disease. Although some of the gear is suitable for a nuclear incident, or could be used for one, the methods for decontamination and [...]