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  1. Australia and New Zealand
    Just thought I would post my equipment update. Nothing much has changed, I am sure by now most of you will know my preference for sustainable equipment & methods rather than modern gadgets. This is my new original 18th century fire steel. As you can see, it has been well used over the past 300...
  2. Knives, Swords & Axes
    I was wondering how do you throw a knife. I know you have to stand at a certain distance to hold the handle but what at what distance and what knives (other than throwing knives, kinda obvious) can be thrown correctly?
  3. Firearms General Discussion
    I have read countless articles and websites about the best guns, weapons, etc to keep around and was wondering what other everyone else really thinks not just a set list made by someone on the internet. I would enjoy recommendations to research and possibly try. also, accessories for the...
  4. Knives, Swords & Axes
    I am interested un buying myself a set of throwing knives not 100% prepping but a skill i have been interested in taking up for while but I have no idea where to start! please help! \m/ Sam\m/
  5. Knives, Swords & Axes
    I've been looking into buying myself a nice Gerber folder for outdoor use - it would be used during hikes or hunting trips, or possibly mock survival scenarios. I've whittled down the list to two knives (actually three...): the Gerber Bear Grylls folding sheath knife (Amazon...
  6. DIY - Do It Yourself
    Just finished my first knife related project- a tanto balisong for my friend, now I have a taste for knife-making :D: I am going to pick up some steel this weekend, was just hoping people might have a few templates already drawn up. If you got em, post em please :D:
  7. Knives, Swords & Axes
    I have been doing a bit of blade shopping and generally find that hand forged knives, axes, etc are more expensive. Are they better or is it a lot of hype? Is a well made hand forged blade really better than a consistent production line blade with good quality control?
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