In order to make the amount of time I spend in and around my truck more comfortable, I keep a few items tucked in the storage compartments to help me handle whatever situation might arise while I am trudging about. This may eventually require a part two. However, here is my pick for five items you probably should have in your vehicle.
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Ammunition is way less susceptible to “going bad” than your long-term food supplies. However, improper storage of ammo can
The Zippo Survival Lighter is not a new product from Zippo. Instead, it is a notation that the Zippo is without a doubt the best, long-term survival lighter in world. Some would argue that point. However, there are some great points, which I believe make the Zippo your ultimate firemaking friend.
When considering what survival gear to purchase, you must feel confident the products are going to work reliably. A $30, or even a $5, small pocketknife is fine for EDC, but when your life depends on it, you don’t want to end up holding on to nothing but a broken knife and broken hopes.
One area where preppers don’t necessarily do well is in medical preparation—most of us aren’t doctors, EMTs, or trauma nurses,
Just in time for summer! Cheaper Than Dirt! has all the latest and greatest outdoor gear for camping, hiking and backpacking.
We talk extensively about the importance of having an emergency kit for you and your family. Often called a bug-out
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, in the past 24 hours (at the time of this writing) 27 earthquakes were recorded
On Sunday, August 10, 2014, a quiet vigil in Ferguson, Missouri quickly turned into a riot. Protestors vandalized and looted
Fire is extremely important if you are hiking or camping, especially if you find yourself in need of heat, light or the protection fire can offer.
Even though this isn’t an item we sell at Cheaper Than Dirt!, our survival and backcountry Chronicle readers might want to take
Besides the obvious, what other ways can you use a plastic poncho? In a survival situation, the more uses you
There are only two things food needs to spoil—oxygen and moisture. Oxygen and moisture allow the growth of
Several years ago, I received a Coleman camping stove as a birthday gift. Since then, I have been a loyal
Originally purchased for a floating trip down the Guadalupe River in Central Texas, my Pelican 1040 Micro Case is
Every annual SHOT Show, we eagerly await all the new product débuts and releases. Sometimes companies are quick on the draw and have the products already shipping to gun stores, like the case of the GLOCK 42.