/Tag: Survival Gear
12 06, 2015

The Leatherman Surge

By | 2016-10-15T00:08:09+00:00 June 12th, 2015|Friday Survival Gear Reports|0 Comments

The Leatherman Surge is the latest offering from Leatherman. Think of it as the higher functioning younge brother to the famous Leatherman New Wave (80s sold separately). Important tool additions the Surge enjoys the New Wave lacked: A saw Improved shears Electrical Crimper Stranded-wire Cutter A blade exchanger The big advantage of the Surge is [...]

13 10, 2014

E116: Best Flashlights — Everything You Never Knew You Wanted to Know

By | 2017-10-22T14:32:19+00:00 October 13th, 2014|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|3 Comments

In this episode Aaron interviews Marshall of GoingGear.com.... on flashlights. Yes! A whole episode dedicated to flashlights. Listen now...

14 05, 2012

E67: How to Choose Survival Gear

By | 2016-10-15T00:09:41+00:00 May 14th, 2012|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|1 Comment

Hosts Aaron and Jonathan discuss picking survival gear. Listen now...

9 03, 2012

The Trucker’s Friend

By | 2016-10-15T00:10:10+00:00 March 9th, 2012|Friday Survival Gear Reports|3 Comments

The Trucker's Friend looks more like it should be named the Zombie's Enemy... Billed as an all-purpose all-in-one tool it mashes an axe, hammer, nail puller, spanner, try bar, and tire chain hook into one 12-inch tool. I wonder how long it will take till we see the Trucker's Friend make an appearance in a [...]

27 02, 2012

E57: Survival Gear vs Survival Skills

By | 2016-10-15T00:10:11+00:00 February 27th, 2012|Survival Skills, Urban Survival Podcast Episodes, Urban Survival Skills|3 Comments

Hosts Aaron and Jonathan discuss survival gear vs survival skill and the place for both.

25 08, 2011

How To Build a Grappling Hook Launcher

By | 2016-10-15T00:15:13+00:00 August 25th, 2011|Survival Skills|1 Comment

Have you ever thought, "What's really missing from my survival tools is a grappling hook launcher!" Until recently, the web was devoid of decent instructions on how to build a grappling hook launcher. Well aspiring Macgyvers, someone  has finally come out with a design and it is based on the popular Spud Gun. This Instrucables guide [...]

28 01, 2011

Joos Orange Solar Panel Review – Finally A Panel That Works Well

By | 2016-10-15T00:16:10+00:00 January 28th, 2011|Reviews, Survival Gear Reviews|3 Comments

Roughly six months ago I got wind that a new personal size solar charger was hitting the market soon. The marketing material made some very bold claims at which most people in the gadget world scoffed at. Having been a little disappointed in my Solio, I did not hold out much hope, but signed up to be alerted [...]

5 11, 2010

Friday “Stuff” 11-05-10

By | 2016-10-15T00:16:15+00:00 November 5th, 2010|Friday Survival Gear Reports|0 Comments

This friday we bring you the CountyComm Titaium Spoon/Fork/Knife and Survival Mini Candle Lantern. CountyCom Titanium Super Fork   CountyComm Super Fork, Spoon, Fork, Knife Combo. Sure you have seen them in plastic, but have you seen a Spoon/Fork/Knife all in one in Titanium? CountryComm recently introduced a twist on a handy tool that has [...]