Category Archive: Equipment Guides

Hiking And Survival Equipment

Hiking And Survival Equipment For Use In The WildI have found this company offering survival gear at very good prices.Based in China, they manufacture all kinds of gear and they ship to the US for free.Well worth a look. SURVIVAL KNIVES SLINGSHOTS STRAIGHT BLADE KNIVES FIRE STARTERS LOCK KNIVES PARACORD BRACELET NON LOCK KNIVES FLASHLIGHT I have …

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Best camping hammock for the wilderness – Lawson Blue Ridge Camping Hammock

Is this the best camping hammock for the wilderness? The Lawson Blue Ridge Camping Hammock – a full review. It’s pretty much common knowledge that a hammock is by far a more comfortable way to sleep when out in the wilderness – but there have always been a couple of little things that keep your …

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Best LED Flashlight Torch

Best LED Flashlight Torch for Hiking in the Wilderness At night, the wilderness is extremely dark. The lack of ambient light can actually surprise some people and this can be quite a spooky feeling when added to all the other unusual sounds and smells that drift about during a typical night in the wild. Although …

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Bahco Laplander Folding Saw Review

Bahco Laplander Folding Saw – testing and review      This is my test and review of the Bahco Laplander Folding Saw. I have chosen this particular piece of survival equipment over the overs due to the high amount of good 5* Amazon Reviews. A well designed lightweight folding saw, made exclusively in Sweden, the blade is …

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Slingshots for Hunting – Best Hunting Slingshot Buyers Guide

SLINGSHOTS FOR HUNTINGBest Hunting Slingshot Buyers Guide The humble old slingshot is no longer just a bit of ‘Y’ shaped wood with some old piece of rubber band wrapped around it.The modern hunting slingshot is a precision made piece of survival and hunting equipment that will hold its own against all other survival tools. There are many advantages …

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Slingshot Spares and Accessories

Slingshot Spares and Accessories   When you are using Slingshots for Hunting, there are very few moving parts or things that can go wrong with this hunting tool. Fortunately, that means we only have to carry a few spares when out in the wild to ensure you get the best hunting with your slingshot. An even …

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Slingshot Hunting and How to Shoot a Slingshot

  Slingshot Hunting and How to Shoot a Slingshot  For some of people, slingshot hunting has been a lifelong process. But for many, knowing how to shoot a slingshot is not quite as easy as it looks.! When you own several slingshots, you find yourself making little changes to suit your personal needs – refinements …

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Best Crossbow for sale – buyers guide

Best Crossbow for sale – buyers guide  There has been a steady increase in the ownership of crossbows over the last 45 years. In fact, there were originally only 2 states that allowed the use of crossbows during the regular archery deer hunting season, back in 1980’s.   Nowadays it’s some 20 states who have …

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How to choose the best hunting crossbow

How to choose the best hunting crossbow  A few points to remember when choosing your new crossbow_    Everyone is different and has different views on their best crossbow. Everyone is searching for their ‘perfect’ crossbow – or at least, as near as perfect for your needs. Your new purchase may be purely down to cost – but …

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Hunting With a Crossbow Techniques and Methods

Hunting With a Crossbow Techniques and Methods  The crossbow turned the tide in several conflicts during the late medieval period because practically anyone could use one – whether it was hunting with a crossbow or fighting with a crossbow – this weapon made it’s mark. Long bowmen were highly skilled thus highly valued warriors. To …

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Best Survival Axe Buyers Guide

Best Survival Axe Buyers Guide  Choosing a good survival axe can be a bit of a challenge with so many good axe’s on the market today. Choosing the very best survival axe is even more of a problem.! Axes, hatchets and tomahawks are amongst  the most essential survival equipment needed for surviving in the wild, …

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Billhook

BILLHOOK  In the bushcraft world, a billhook is a well known survival tool. However, it is relatively unknown amongst hikers and people who venture out into the wild. This bit of survival equipment will do a variety of survival tasks and is quite often the referred to as the “Large Knife” as it is more than capable …

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