Skills

How to Sharpen a Ceramic Knife: 3 Methods

How to Sharpen a Ceramic Knife

Ceramic knives are nifty tools which have attracted many users. You’ll generally find them in the kitchen but there are some good outdoor ceramic blades, such as the Boker Plus Anti-Grav (which made it onto our list of the best EDC pocket knives!). Ceramic blades are great. Until you need …

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Why Self Defense is Important for Preppers

Why Self Defense is Important for Preppers

Prepping is all about surviving in emergency situations. Whether it’s dodging a tornado or bleeding to death in the woods, a little bit of knowledge can make the difference between waking up the next morning or never waking up again. Being called to defend yourself against another person definitely qualifies …

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How to Use a Tactical Flashlight

How to Use a Tactical Flashlight

Flashlights are considered must-have items around these parts. I have half a dozen lights floating around my person, EDC bag, and “bugout” truck. So, light is never far away. Some of them are tactical flashlights, such as my Klarus XT11GT and Klarus XT12S (which are both excellent, by the way, …

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How to Stop Bleeding in the Wild

How to Stop Bleeding in the Wild

One of my favorite activities is to walk the woods. I especially like to explore off the trail. I have some rock climbing experience, so I can be more daring than some people I know. But those rocks can be sharp and all it would take is one slip to …

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How to Catch Wild Rabbits

How to Catch Wild Rabbits

Hunting is one of man’s oldest pastimes. When you’re out in the wild, few things sate your hunger like game meat you hunted yourself. There’s also a measure of satisfaction from outwitting a wild animal. Plus, it’s a good skill to know if you’re ever in a survival situation. Rabbits …

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