Source – Kangaroo 1L Review

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Kangaroo 1L with Pouch The Kangaroo is a modular pouch canteen/hydration system that works where back mounted systems often do not. It has an exclusive 3 layer coextruded Polyethylene construction with Taste-Free™, low maintenance, Glass-Like™ liner, and Integrated Grunge-Guard™ antimicrobial. It comes in a pouch equipped with Molle attachment system that allows for easy mount […]

Aclima – Woolshell Jacket w. Hood Review

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Aclima Woolshell Jacket w. Hood is a great jacket with a tight-fitting hood, that works equally well alone or as middle layer. Thumb loops, chest pocket with media port and asymmetric main zipper is some of the great features that makes the Woolshell jacket rise to above average. Aclimas Woolshell quality is a wool fleece produced in […]

ClawGear – CIL Jacket Review

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In the CIL (Combat Insulation Light) jacket, Clawgear has designed a featherlight warming layer with excellent thermal efficience for a wide range of use. In the CIL, ClawGear have conceived an extremely light and versatile warm layer with excellent performance and low stowage requirement. Climashield Apex (67 gsm) is a insulation material which has been […]

Survival Rumours and Myths

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Boil water for 10 minutes This is one so old; I don’t even know where it came from. I’ve also heard 5 minutes, 15 minutes and even 20 minutes of boiling time. I’ll keep this short… After the water reaches the boiling point, it’s safe to drink, period, end of story. Big bubbles, no troubles. […]

Priorities of work in a survival situation

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All survival situations are different regarding the order in which you need to use the different survival skills, but a general guideline is to think in blocks of time. The first 24 hours of survival are critical. You have to make an initial estimate of the situation, weather, terrain, time of day, available recourses and […]

5.11 Tactical – Rush 12 Review

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The RUSH12 Backpack is a high performance multipurpose bag that fills multiple roles, from a tactical assault pack to a hunting backpack to an emergency go-bag. 16 total compartments provide a wide range of storage options, each one sized for a specific use. Additional features on the RUSH12 backpack include an internal admin panel for […]

Survival Actions

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The positive mind-set is quite important. You could also call it “the will to survive”, although you might call it “attitude” as well. Basically it means that you need the right attitude to survive. The positive mind-set is not enough; you will also need different skills to survive. I’m concentrating on seven skills to survive. […]

Defining the Survivor

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The Survivor Survivor originates from the old French term Sourvivre. Survivre translates to; live longer or longer than. The French term originates from the Latin term Super vivere. Super translates to; more or more than. Vivre translates into; to live. So you could say a survivor is a person who is willing to live more than normal. You could define a survivor as a person who accepts, defeats and overcome adversity, […]