Category: Survival Items

Affordable Survival Gear for Beginners

  We have a terrible habit, as humans, of looking at people who are older, more experienced and comparing ourselves to them. This happens in all aspects of life. You see a guy with all the survival gear and you cannot help but think, “I am way behind.” All that’s missing is some training and…
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April 24, 2019 0

Gunsmithing the 1911 Part 2

Hello TEAM GUNMETAL!! This week, I’m going to finish up my 1911 Gunsmithing podcast, talk a bit more about some mods you can make to a 1911, ways to take care of common 1911 problems… and if I have enough time… I’ll discuss some other handguns and gunsmithing them. I will touch on the Bible…
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March 21, 2019 2

The Sharpest Tool in the Shed

The Sharpest Tool in the Shed! Ryan & Colin Buford “The Next Generation” Audio player below! As a kid growing up, I remember the first knife I ever received. I remember the weight and feel of it, the dangers and risks, the responsibilities and the restraints. It was a gift and still is to this…
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January 8, 2019 0

America vs. Russia Who’s More Powerful?

While tensions with Russia are certainly strained, this is a great look at the two countries and their military might. By: Jay Chambers Since WWII ended, the USA and Russia – formerly known as the Russian Federation (USSR) until 1990 – had shown the world their supremacy, firepower, and economic standings. First, how did these…
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December 17, 2018 0

K9 EDC and Tactical Gear!

K9 EDC and Tactical Gear Ryan and Colin “The Next Generation in player below The evolution of tactical gear, packs and equipment available to us as preppers is astounding. We can get any kind of pack we want with MOLLE adaptability, special holsters, awesome knives and military grade clothing – sometimes as easy as hitting…
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December 3, 2018 0

Shotguns: Ammunition Edition part 3!

Shotguns: Ammunition Edition Part 3 Dane D. “The Gunmetal Armory” Audio player provided Last week, on the Gunmetal Armory, we talked all about ammunition again including Rimfire calibers, which ones work the best, which ones to stock up on and the rimfire rounds we prefer to use when we are at the range or stocking…
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November 9, 2018 0

Best Outdoor Camping Equipment for Preppers

Best Outdoor Camping Equipment for Preppers Camping is a fantastic opportunity for preppers to exercise their skills and get used to the idea of an emergency situation. So, if you want to be truly prepared pack up the right equipment (as I listed it below) and head to the woods for a night or two…
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October 9, 2018 0

How to Tune your Broadheads!

How to Tune your Broadheads In the off-season, most hunters will keep their skills sharp with regular practice sessions with a bow. This is an invaluable habit that will greatly improve your chances of success when you step into the field on opening day. Unfortunately, if you do not tune your broadheads to your bow,…
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October 4, 2018 0

Emergency Bag Basics!

Emergency Bag Basics Jordan “A Family Affair” Audio player provided in this post So here it is. What do you keep in your emergency bag? Are you carrying items that are necessary for you and your family. In our household we have a bag for each individual. Do you? Do the children and the adults…
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September 16, 2018 0

Modern Mans Fire!

Modern Mans Fire! Jordan “A Family Affair” Audio player provided in this post! Since the stone ages depictions of man and fire seemed to go hand in hand with the will to live. Fire is life. So what is something that you think is survival essential number 1? The right Fire. we use fire for…
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September 2, 2018 0

Building the Baddest Bug-out Bicycle!

Building the Baddest Bug-out Bicycle! Ryan Buford “The Next Generation” Audio player below! The bicycle is a child’s first form of tangible freedom. It is a rite of passage and allows the young boy or girl a sense of approval from parents to be adventurous, self-reliant and brave. That first successful sendoff is a bittersweet…
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August 13, 2018 1

Preparedness Class – Second Amendment – News

Preparedness Class – Second Amendment – News Dane… “The Gunmetal Armory” Audio player provided! Hello Team Gunmetal!! Well I was away last week and the reason I was away last week is because I was preparing to teach the first class I had ever taught on how to build your own bug out bag. Here…
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August 10, 2018 0

Survival and M.A.R.S. Tactical

Survival and M.A.R.S. Tactical! Micheal Kline “Reality Check” Audio player below! This week on Reality Check we have a special guest that needs no introduction to the Carolinas. ‘Worst Case Rob’ a.k.a. Robert Bratyanski will be on the show to talk about his many books and short stories as well as his invention, the M.A.R.S.…
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July 21, 2018 0