Archive for the 'Field & Survival Gear' Category

Special Forces Gear: 8 Myths about Military Equipment

Posted by digital on April 13th, 2013

People often do not understand all of the applications of special forces gear. They make assumptions that are incorrect or spread myths based on inaccurate information. In order to see the true value of this equipment in many different walks of life, it is important to sort out these myths and discredit them. Doing so [...]

The urgency of survival is one of man’s basic instincts when placed in difficult situations. It’s a natural reaction of people in situations of armed conflict, or even when left alone in the wilderness. During emergencies, most people react with the primeval resolve to survive.

Top 12 Must-Haves in Special Forces Equipment

Posted by digital on March 23rd, 2013

Are you prepared for anything? Having the right special forces gear can quite literally mean the difference between life and death. You can’t ever be sure what’s coming around the corner, but if you’re outfitted right, at least you’ll have a fighting chance of seeing it through. Here are 12 must-haves in field equipment and [...]

8 Items You Should Have in Your Emergency Survival Cache

Posted by digital on March 16th, 2013

No one knows what the future holds. While we may not want to believe it, things like political instability and a ground invasion are indeed possible in the United States. With increasingly unpredictable weather patterns, natural disasters are also now happening at a far higher frequency.    

10 Tools for the Special Forces Guru

Posted by digital on February 21st, 2013

We all dream of being that one-man destroyer who needs nothing but his fists to make it across 100 leagues of mud and enemy insurgents, but the truth is, having the right equipment makes all the difference in special forces ops. Success in the field can easily come down to what you’re carrying and how [...]

6 Myths about Military Jobs

Posted by digital on February 9th, 2013

People often do not fully understand military jobs. They have some ideas of what the jobs will be like that may be linked to movies, books, or other aspects of pop culture, but they do not truly grasp what it means to have one of these jobs. Because of this, they may get into a [...]

The Different Types of Available Military Benefits

Posted by digital on January 24th, 2013

There are a lot of different types of military benefits. This is why a lot of different people believe that joining the military offers a better career advantage than civilian careers. For example, the United States government offers military members different types of allowances.      

There’s a reason why it’s called survival gear. After the devastation of the Northeast left behind by Hurricane Sandy, and with the threat of more snowy storms to follow, many American families are wondering how to be better prepared for next time. A week without electricity in the summer is bad enough, but in winter [...]

The Top Reasons that Special Forces Gear Makes for a Great Gift

Posted by digital on December 3rd, 2012

With the United States winding down from two major wars in the Middle East, active duty military personnel and retired veterans make up a significant chunk of the country’s population. For years, they’ve served this country honorably while wearing some of the most innovative and enjoyable gear available to any of this country’s citizens. From [...]

Special Forces gear and other kinds of military equipment are just cool. However, the truth is you don’t have to experience combat to find a use for most kinds of military equipment. Many of these items can come in handy for civilians in their daily lives. Below is a list of ten kinds of Special [...]