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Learn How to Tie the Zip Tie-Like Constrictor Knot With This Video

Knots may seem like an old-fashioned skill to learn, but they can actually be really helpful in a lot of situations. This video will teach you how to …

On the Edge: The 9 Best Knife Sharpeners | HiConsumption

Combat, cooking, hunting, backpacking, home repairs, and opening mail all have one thing in common: You should have a good knife when you do them. …

Woodworking

Survival Skills: Build a Cage Fish Trap

Fish traps offer the fisherman many of the same rewards that terrestrial traps offer the hunter. Chief among them is the ability to catch something …

How to Make a Primitive Funnel Fish Trap that keeps on giving.

Passive trapping versus active hunting is almost always preferred in a survival scenario. Not only does trapping typically require less energy, but …

Paracord Sword Handle Wrap

<b>Paracord Sword Handle Wrap</b>.<p>time to get this on my tomahawk…

Leatherman Tread Wearable Multi-Tool

No matter where you find yourself, a trusty multi-tool can come in handy. Of course, it's easier to ensure it's ready to go if you wear it instead of …

By Engineers, For Everyone

Did you know you can customize your E4C experience? Find more of your favorite articles, webinars, events and courses when you sign up for a FREE …

The Big WHY for 72 Hour Survival Kit Items

Cast Concrete Bench<p>Canoe Paddle - Custom Cherry Wood Paddle<p>Homemade Pontoon Boat<p>Rockets Class<p>Recently I bought this Emergency Survival Kit, In my …

Self Defense

How To Pack A Backpack

Don't be this guy. Carrying a backpack so large that it extends over your head and outside the width of your back makes for a long, arduous day on …

Gerber Knives

Survival Skills: Build Your Own Trauma Kit

Trauma kits are meant to deal with major injuries and keep someone alive until medical care can be reached. Hopefully you never need one, but the …

Bushcraft Equipment: Full Kit July 2014

How to Sharpen a Knife while Minimizing Mistakes and Maximizing Cutting Edge Performance

DISCLAIMER: I ask that you read the entire article and keep in mind that this is one of those discussions that rank up there with talking about …

Spot Welder; Don’t Buy It, Build It

Spot welders are super handy for making sheet metal enclosures for your projects. The problem is, commercial ones are rather expensive… The good news …

Motorcycle Wiring 101

<i>Joe Tessitore is a strange guy. Most motorcycle builders hate working with motorcycle wiring, but not Joe. It’s his favorite part of the build, and the source of most of his business. So we’ve asked Joe to demystify electrical systems, and provide an easy guide to sparking your bike back into …

Arduino

Crowd-Cataloguing The Guns Of World War One

The guns of August, and September, and 49 more bloody months.<p>A century ago this week, Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated by Gavrilo Princip, sparking a chain of events that would ultimately become World War I. Fought primarily between a German, Austro-Hungarian, and Turkish alliance …

History

How to Sharpen a Knife With a Waterstone

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>There is nothing more frustrating in the kitchen than a dull knife. Not only does it make prep work a chore and your finished product less attractive, but it's also downright dangerous. A dull blade requires more pressure to cut into a food, and can easily slip …

Build A Guaranteed Fire Kit

Spring’s a comin’ and many of you are reorganizing your gear and kits for warm weather on the horizon. I’ve written posts before about Survival Fire …

Tinder

Repairing Dead USB Flash Drives

Over the last few years, [Tobias] has repaired a number of USB Flash drives. This strikes us as a little odd, given small capacity Flash drives are …

DIY Hacks & How To's: Chainmail

Brad Thor Has a New Gun Product That Could Be the Perfect Christmas Gift for the Concealed Carry Permit Holder — or Secret Agent — in Your Life

New York Times bestselling author Brad Thor has conquered the publishing world with his gripping, heart-pounding stories centered around Scot Harvath, an ex-Navy SEAL turned black ops counterterrorism agent.<p>Now he’s expanding his horizons and entering the clothing business.<p>Before you get any ideas, …

Skyline Motorcycle Jacket by Aether Apparel

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Clothing<br>• Gear<br>• Jackets<br>• Safety<p>The Skyline Motorcycle Jacket by Aether Apparel is a fantastic solution for those …

Leather Jackets

What is your go to gear when out adventuring? Photo by @chrisburkard #gear #outdoors #adventure #photography

You Built What?!: A Compact Mechanical Crossbow With the Precision of a Laser

Wrist-mounted weaponry brought to you by the letter Y<p>Last October, after hurting his knee playing hockey, Patrick Priebe was holed up in his apartment near Cologne, Germany, with nothing to do. He was sitting at his computer, staring at his keyboard, when the "Y" key caught his eye. Priebe didn't …

10 most common reasons for crashing

<b>THERE</b> have been plenty of studies into motorcycle crashes over the years – all trying to work out what causes them, how to stop them and how to …

Trucker’s Friend Survival Tool

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Camping<br>• Gear<br>• Survival<br>• Tools<p>The Trucker’s Friend Survival Tool is one of those items that all of us should probably …

Make Tools

Tools can be anything that you use to make common tasks easier and more efficient. Pioneers made their own axes, knives, and hunting equipment from …

CNC Router Bits Demystified

CNC routers need bits. They determine the kind of carving you can do, the resolution of your finished designs, and how fast you can move through the …