Category: Survival

Tips on Grip and Stance When Using a Knife for Self-Defense

YouTube: Top Guns

This video is a must-see for any person who carries a knife. Things happen, and unfortunately you might find yourself in a situation where you have to defend yourself. While most of us would prefer to carry a pistol in these situations, that may not always be an option. So, it’s time to learn some

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Tannerite-Filled Microwave Sent Flying Back at Shooter After Explosion


Tannerite

This guy shot a microwave with Tannerite inside of it and then it hit him right in the head. Since Tannerite recommends 100 yards distance for every one pound of the mixture used, it stands to reason that these guys might have been a little close… You think? Not knowing how much that they actually

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Man Narrowly Escapes Death by Chainsaw Right Behind TV Reporter

YouTube: zlatanvlaluj79

When using a big chainsaw, you must be prepared for everything. This almost lethal chainsaw accident was caught on a television reporter’s camera. The reporter was reporting on a storm, but he almost had to report on a horrific accident. This is exactly what not to do when cutting up a fallen tree. The worker

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Battery-Operated Miniature Chainsaw Can Handle Big Tasks With Small Stature

YouTube: CrazyRussianHacker
tiny chainsaw

Could a chainsaw this small really serve a purpose? The Crazy Russian Hacker certainly finds some interesting products to review on his YouTube channel. Giant matches, solar grills and over-sized survival kits are just some of the weirder things he’s looked at recently. But perhaps nothing is as strange as this tiny, battery-operated chainsaw from

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This is How You Cook Bacon and Eggs in a Paper Bag

YouTube: Backpacker Magazine

Try this unique bacon and eggs recipe the next time you’re in the backcountry. Sure, you could cook bacon and eggs on a frying pan, but where’s the fun in that? These breakfast staples deserve a little creativity, especially when you’re spending a big weekend doing some real family camping. You’d be surprised, but cooking them in a paper

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The New Axxis Survival Knife/Axe is an Innovative Blast from the Historic Past

Bone Daddy Blade WerX
Bone Daddy Bone WerX Axxis

The Axxis hand axe uses a Stone Age design as influence. We often hear about a lot of cool knives and other blades being introduced, almost like clockwork. We also see a lot of interesting new innovations in blades all the time. It runs the gamut, from the latest tactical blades, pocket knives, wilderness cutting

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Wild Boar Hunting: Make the Shot or Pay the Price

Twitter: @charlottej_0_
wild boar hunting

Wild boar hunting is one of the most exciting and dangerous undertakings for hunters anywhere, and this proves it. While we all practice our shooting at targets that don’t move, and many that do, nothing can take the place of having a large, fast, and extremely strong wild boar see you and charge your position.

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