Jim Richter

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How to Reprofile the Edge on a Dull Knife

Use a knife like you ought to use a knife—that is, often and hard, and sharpened frequently—and you’ll need to reprofile the edge as you hone away …

Woodworking

How To Pick the Perfect Backpacking Knife

Almost every outdoor or survival gear list known to mankind includes one very important tool: a knife. In fact, knives are known to be one of the …

Are You Paying Attention? How Close Is Too Close?

We all try to live in Condition Yellow, but our mundane lives lull us into an often-false sense of security.For those of you who don’t know the …

Getting Back to Your Vehicle Safely

Our last <i>Pacifiers & Peacemakers</i> video shared some tips for finding a safe parking spot, but the situational awareness doesn’t end there. We need to …

10 Important Things To Know About Violence

You’re going to want to read this in order to put the following 10 things to know about violence into context. Some will read it and agree, some will …

Self Defense

STREAMLIGHT PROTAC SERIES

Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, has significantly upgraded the lumen …

Survival Mentality: How the numbers 80 and 20 can help save your life.

Sorry, no flashy pictures with this post – just a good solid discussion about Survival Mentality.<p>The 80/20 Rule<p>The 80/20 rule has been a popular buzz …

Success

The Walther P22 vs. Ruger SR22 - Which is The Best Survival Handgun?

by JP in MT<p><b>Ruger SR22</b> vs. <b>Walther P22</b><p>Last year, with a collection of Browning Buckmarks, I decided I wanted a 22 LR pistol in a smaller, lighter …