23 11, 2015
  • Marshall-Hoots

E151: How to Choose a Knife for Survival and EDC

By |November 23rd, 2015|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|4 Comments

How to choose a knife is common quandary. In this episode we sit down with Marshal of GoingGear.com to answer those questions.

16 09, 2013
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E103: Road Trip to Austin!

By |September 16th, 2013|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|0 Comments

In this episode Hosts Aaron and Jonathan meet up in Austin Texas for an unfiltered discussion about guns, knives, silencers, ammo, and other stuff. Listen now...

7 09, 2012

Zero Tolerance Hinderer

By |September 7th, 2012|Friday Survival Gear Reports|0 Comments

Looking for a quality new EDC Pocket Knife? Your search might be over... Nearly a year after its introduction the Zero Tolerance Hinderer is still receiving rave reviews--especially the Elmax® model. Based on Rick's crave-worthy XM-18, the Zero Tolerance Hinderer is a tank like folder featuring a rapid deploy flipper, G10 front scale, Titanium back scale, [...]

1 06, 2012

Pocket Sharpening Stone

By |June 1st, 2012|Friday Survival Gear Reports|1 Comment

Fallkniven--makers of the famous F1 Pilot's Survival Knife--recently released a new field sharpening stone. With two models measuring 3 inches and 4 inches, the sharpening stone is just 1 inch wide and 1/4 of an inch thick. This makes it perfect for most kits--including EDC kits--or even a pocket. One side features a 25 micron [...]

23 03, 2012
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Carbon Fiber Knives

By |March 23rd, 2012|Friday Survival Gear Reports|2 Comments

Think knives need to be made of metal or ceramics? Guess again... Meet the Carbon Fiber Escort I, II, and III. It comes in three versions: a single-edged blade and two daggers. While Carbon Fiber Gear is not the only manufactures of carbon fiber knives, they do seem amongst only a few producing them. They [...]

12 12, 2011
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Episode 47: Knives and Their Care

By |December 12th, 2011|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|4 Comments

Hosts Aaron and Jonathan recap lessons gained from their knife sharpening class with Master Knife Smith Bob Kramer and have a general discussion about knives, their importance, than uses.

16 11, 2011
  • Henry and Phil Rose

Phil Rose Custom Survival Knife Maker Interview

By |November 16th, 2011|Survival News|3 Comments

Phil Rose has quickly become a rising star in the world of custom-made knives. In just 5 years his knives have become so sought after that waiting periods for one can be as long as 8 months. Unlike most custom knives, the demand is not for their flash. I interviewed Mr. Rose in particular because of his PSK series of knives. Several months ago they came to my attention; simple, elegant, and built to last, his knives represent what may well be the perfect custom survival knife. Recently, I had the pleasure of speaking with Mr. Rose, and discussing him and his knives. […]

11 11, 2011
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PSK (Practical Survival Knife)

By |November 11th, 2011|Friday Survival Gear Reports|0 Comments

PSK 2 with Kydex Sheath, Ferro Rod, and optional mini pry bar. For this Veterans Day I would like to introduce you to one Vet who is hand making some of the most impressive survival knives around. Meet Phil Rose and his PSK (Practical Survival Knife) custom knife series ($300 - $500). Recently [...]

24 10, 2011
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Episode 40: Traveling Prepared

By |October 24th, 2011|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|0 Comments

Hosts Aaron and Jonathan discuss traveling as a prepper. At some point in time all of us will have to go from point A to point B. Whether the mode of transportation is trains, planes, or automobiles, it's not time to let your guard down. However, you will have to do research and get creative.

10 08, 2011
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ESEE Izula Review

By |August 10th, 2011|Reviews, Survival Gear Reviews|3 Comments

ESEE Knives (formerly RAT Cutlery) offer some of the finest fixed blade survival knives in the $70 - $200 range. They are designed to be simple and a balance of quality and price. What I have always found most impressive is their "NO Questions Asked Guarantee". It says a lot about a company's belief in [...]