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  1. Pistol and Revolver Forum
    My Dad and I were at Scheels a few weeks ago and we were looking at pistols. I have been thinking about the first semi-auto pistol I want to get. I really love the Glock's, Sig Sauer's, and Springfield XD'S. The main issue I have with Sig is the price, so when my Dad the showed me the SP2022 I...
  2. Firearms General Discussion
    Just curious on everyone's opinion. I'm not talking concealed weapons or bug out bag cheapo mouse guns (which ARE fun little buggers) I'm talkin SHTF combat, good odds of engaging in a firefight sidearm. What would you use/prefer and why. Lets keep it civil too For me its my Ruger P95 I bought...
  3. Shotgun Forum
    Just wondering. It seems like a decent choice to me because you can do real tight quarters stuff, along with the ability to reach out pretty far with slugs. If you get it just right you can carry a decent amount of ammo too. Just wanting to know your opinions thanks to all repliers
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    People here often question why I choose to live in NYS well,, Because I AM a prepper , personally, and professionally and we have the assets I need here---- No, I am not speaking of my tiny villages new 18,000 sq ft emergency shelter nor our 10 bay in town fire house with its engines...
  5. Events, Connections and Get togethers
    So I have decided to offer training in the North Eastern PA region. I am in the poconos 30 minutes east of Wilkes Barre, 2 hours from NYC. I am offering training in the following. Tactical shooting rifles and pistols Self defense pistol and carbine Basic marksmanship Combat medicine Tactical...
  6. Books, Movies & Stories
    Hey everyone, the title of the post is the book title you can search on amazon. I know the author (hes a very stand up guy) so buy the book. He writes very well, and it is enjoyable to read his stuff. I'll confess that I am somewhere in the book, but you'll have to read it. So I do have a horse...
  7. General Discussion
    THIS is what we need to be reading about and supporting. THESE are the articles that need headlines. http://gma.yahoo.com/blogs/abc-blogs/soldiers-salute-seen-around-world-brought-men-tears-144240044--abc-news-topstories.html?vp=1
  8. Knives, Swords & Axes
    Here is a Photo of my EDC Its the Gerber combat folder the applegate and fairbairn style is what made me gravitate towards it I really like the knife because I actually trained with this style knife when I took some knife fighting lessons a while back . I am planning...
  9. General Discussion
    So I got picked for the one detail that is fun, playing Opfor , playing a bad guy for army training. I decided what the hell I will wear my cammies and my rig for shtf. M The camo was a huge advantage btw. Me and three others using small unit unconventional tactics destroyed iteration...
  10. Firearms General Discussion
    I'm looking into buying and setting up a rifle for nighttime combat. Does anyone have suggestions for what kind of rifle I should choose? Bigger calibers? Smaller Calibers? I'd imagine that in a night combat situation the combat is going to be closer than daytime, but I do plan on putting a...
  11. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Ive been looking for a good pair of hot/warm weather boots. I like in south central wisconsin, and already have a pair of insulated muck boots for the colder months, but as far as the summer months i have nothing. I was thinking more along the line of a pair of desert combat boots or some type...
  12. Firearms General Discussion
    I saw that there was a thread where people shared tips and tricks for preppers. I'm just a civilian in college (starting ROTC next semester) so I don't have any real training. However, I know a few things, like how to make a tab out of duct tape to help pull mags out of pouchs without having the...
  13. Communications
    Just in case you missed it SurvivaleBooks is giving away 500 Military Manuals. Click here for the current thread about the manuals Of the 500, there is a great selection on Comms (all free). Here are the examples I found: 1987 US Army Send a Radio Message 3p.pdf 1987 US Army Tactical...
  14. Firearms General Discussion
    This wiki page is about an interesting shootout. Real life application of revolvers and other weapons in combat that helped the FBI decide on the 40 S&W round. It brings up some interesting weapons in use that I see people talk about on this site. The min 14 and the 357 magnum revolver. If...
  15. General Discussion
    New from the iPhone app store sometime next month will be an app to help soldiers in combat was developed by an Army Captain who wanted an effective tool to use in the field. It would have cost a ton of cash to have some tech company or university develop it, but he did it himself with the help...
  16. Military Weapons Forum
    im looking at buying a new rifle and cant decide what to get. there are alot of options but im mainly concerned about having a SHTF rifle built for combat. which of the choices above would you pick and why? EDIT: sorry forgot to list g3 clones but i will read responses so just reply if that...
  17. General Discussion
    First off let me give some background info on myself, I served as a navy Fleet Marine Force corpsman, and served 3 combat tours to Iraq. Which is where i draw most of these views. I have been looking through various forums and videos and chatting with people at the range etc... It's seems to...
  18. Urban Survival
    Hey folks, I'm looking for information about combat. Preferably books. I've been looking for a while, I've read the SAS combat book but real information about combat isn't mentioned. They kinda twist around the subject, it's like the sas survival book with a military flavour. (my review in...
  19. Book Reviews
    The SAS combat handbook - by Jon E. Lewis The Lyons press 2001, first published in the UK in 1997 Reviewed by Wolfe I was actually pretty curious about this book. The description said: 'fighting tactiques of the world's most rugged soldiers', that sounded pretty promising. I was pretty...
  20. Non-Lethal Weapons & Self Defense
    The other day I was awoke at around 0237 and listened to someone trying the handle on the door leading to the outside. I tapped my wife on the butt and said "someone is trying the door, watch my 6" and went in my underwear to the door. I opened it and caught the view of the back of a guy running...
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