Weekly Product Review Recent reviews have been a bit repetitious, no really innovative products or approaches. Recently, however, HyrdoBlu contacted me regarding reviewing their innovative product line. I picked up two of their amazing products, Pressurized Jerry Can filter and the GoFlow bag and Versa Filter kit and set about testing them. I started this review by doing what … [Read more...] about HydroBlu Water Filters; is This Innovative Company the Sawyer and Katadyn Killer?
Survival Gear Reviews
Here you will find the best reviews of survival, prepping, homesteading and emergency preparedness related books, videos, and prepper gear. If you're looking for survival gear than you need to check here first to find out if it's something that you need and if it's worth the money. If you don't see what you're looking for then email us and we will do our best to order, test and review it here for you.
First off would like to thank Phil from EcoZoom for sending one of their rocket stoves (a Zoom Versa) for review here on TheSurvivalistBlog.net... The EcoZoom rocket stove was designed by the folks at Aprovecho Research Center and is marketed by EcoZoom.com for use in developing countries as a safer and more efficient method of cooking, and they have recently expanded … [Read more...] about EcoZoom Rocket Stove Review: Is It The Best Solution For Off-Grid Cooking?
When you carry a handgun it is too augment an already safe existence with the ability to defend oneself from threats of a deadly nature. As Jeff Cooper said, “The purpose of a pistol is to stop a fight that somebody else has started, almost always at a very short range.” Today I review the 77SolutionsEDC holster and it is a nice rig! All reviews I do are based in a … [Read more...] about Handgun holsters by 77 Solution EDC: Weekly Product Review
Last April I reviewed an interesting new belt for both carry and survival use. The article was titled Trayvax® wallets and belts. A few days ago Trayvax sent me a wallet that is being released today to review. Trayvax® makes both wallets and belts, and while these are not always things we look at when thinking preparedness and survival, they are necessary parts of our daily … [Read more...] about Trayvax Ascent wallet (be a gray man): Weekly Product Review
There is no single best hand to hand combatives approach in the world and never will be. Let me repeat that, there is no single best hand to hand combatives approach in the world and never will be. There is one single idea, however, that anyone who has ever seen combat or lived through natural or man-made disasters will understand. Adaptation, the ability to adapt or shift like … [Read more...] about Elite Defense Systems by Sifu Matt Numrich: Reviewing a video, online instruct-able
Invented in 1964 for the space program, and used to keep Skylab from overheating these are an amazing invention. Consisting of thin sheets of plastic coated with vaporized aluminum, this was done to ensure extremely low weight with a high net benefit/ reflective nature. They are basically the same width as a human hair. Average weight between 0.5 and 5 ounces, they are truly … [Read more...] about Space Blankets: Weekly Product Review (and small instructional)
Recently in the comments of an article Ferro Rod Review and Usage Guide and comments in the Medical Bag article led me to check out an interesting pencil sharpener as a possible addition to the go bag/ ready bag/ fire kit. KUM Two Hole pencil sharpener is built with a magnesium body and German high carbon steel blades! Extremely solid construction for a hand-held pencil … [Read more...] about Pencil Sharpeners, Fires and innovative approaches: Weekly Review and Instructional
Garrow Firearms Development 17HMR dedicated upper: Weekly product review Over the past month, I have had the pleasure of being able to shoot and test an amazing new 17HMR firearms approach. Michael Garrow of Garrow Firearms Development was kind enough to send an upper to me, and 650 rounds later I can give you a solid report on its reliability, accuracy and the overall … [Read more...] about Garrow Firearms Development 17HMR dedicated upper: Weekly product review