What Is a Red Flashlight Used for?

I’m embarrassed to admit that for much of my life, I had no idea red lights were anything other than Hollywood special effects for horror movies or submarine war movies. Then a friend who had … Read more

How Do You Identify a Water Moccasin?

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Growing up in the time before the Internet was widespread, well before Google was a thing, information wasn’t quite as reliable as it is now which is why every kid running by the river somehow … Read more

Best Machetes Reviewed

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Sure, Jon and I don’t spend much time in the jungles. In fact between the two of us I’m the only one who has been in the jungle and that was once. The one on … Read more

Quick Hitter: Wild Zora Soups Reviewed

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This is a quick product review of Wild Zora’s soups – great for camping, hiking, and backpacking. If the name Wild Zora looks familiar then chances are that you read our review of the best … Read more

Best Gunsmithing Books for Beginners

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If there’s one thing you need as a gunsmith, whether you’re just looking at getting started or are a twenty year old hand, is a library. There are so many different designs, gun types, gun … Read more

Best Cell Phone Boosters Reviewed

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Don’t end up the victim in a horror movie. Okay, so maybe that’s over the top, but how many horror movie victims could have been saved with a cell phone and a few bars? More … Read more