Archive for October, 2011

Tips for Buying a Rock Climbing Shoe

Posted by Michael Ruiz on October 29th, 2011

Every specialized hobby or recreational activity has its own specific gear and equipment necessary for success and enjoyment. Of that gear, shoes are often the least glamorous and exciting; yet improper footwear is a leading cause of failure and disappointment in many activities. Rock climbing is no exception. Choosing the correct pair of rock climbing [...]

The Answers to Four Common Questions about Survival Gear

Posted by digital on October 20th, 2011

One thing that many people have decided to invest in is survival gear. While survival gear is certainly good to have in case a worst case scenario were to occur, many people don’t know a whole lot about field and survival gear. To help, here are answers to four questions you may have about survival [...]

How to Choose The Perfect Survival Knife

Posted by digital on October 18th, 2011

A knife is often the single most important piece of survival equipment that someone can have in an emergency situation. Unfortunately, Hollywood and a general lack of knowledge have lead to an overall aura of misinformation when it comes to selecting an appropriate knife. Luckily, choosing the correct piece of survival equipment is a simple [...]

5 Kinds of Military Equipment Useful for Civilians

Posted by digital on October 15th, 2011

One thing that collectors and survival experts love to purchase is military equipment. While military gear and gifts can be fun to purchase without any underlying motivation, there are some very good reasons to consider purchasing military goods. Here are fives kinds of military equipment you may find useful. Military Footwear Military footwear is known [...]

Gift Ideas for Family Members of Our Troops

Posted by Michael Ruiz on October 15th, 2011

When giving gifts, it can become more and more difficult to get creative. If you have a friend or family member who is in the armed forces, or maybe a friend who has a loved one in the military, there are many great military gear and gifts to choose from. If your loved one is [...]

Top Eight Things to Add to Your Survival Gear Pack

Posted by digital on October 9th, 2011

If you plan to take a trip through the woods, it is detrimental for you to be prepared for anything that comes your way. Your survival gear should be the one thing that keeps you prepared in the event of bad weather or a horrible accident. You need to choose your survival gear wisely. This [...]

Unfortunately, the world isn’t always a friendly place. Like it or not, there are people out there that may want to cause harm to you and your family. For this reason, you should find ways to protect your family. One way to do that is through law enforcement gear. Police equipment is designed specifically to [...]

Tips for Selecting a Dive Watch

Posted by Michael Ruiz on October 8th, 2011

A reliable, dependable, watch is a crucial tool in any diver’s toolbox, figuratively speaking. Selecting the appropriate watch, while a complicated process, can be diluted down to a few crucial steps or points of emphasis. 1. Water and Corrosion Resistant Case. Diving watches are universally constructed to withstand water pressure up to a specific manufacturer

4 Kinds of Survival Gear You Should Invest In

Posted by digital on October 6th, 2011

In trying times, the need for survival gear to hedge against the possibility of a worst case scenario doesn’t seem like all that kooky of an idea anymore. Whether it is needed in case of a complete economic collapse, nuclear war, or a man-eating zombie plague, investing in some survival supplies may not be all [...]

The Basics of Every Survival Kit

Posted by Michael Ruiz on October 3rd, 2011

Everyone hopes to never be in a situation where they are forced to survive on their own. However, experienced hunters, fisherman, and hikers understand that freak accidents and occurrences do happen, and sometimes, they need the right survival gear for the situation. Anticipating this need means creating a survival kit full of the correct survival [...]