Save >50% More Cordage Building Bushcraft Shelters

Sunday, January 11, 2015

I feel like one of those Capital One Credit Card Commercials – “Who wouldn’t want to save 50% more cordage?”  If you have ever built a semi-permanent to…

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“Better” Survival Knot Series @ Cincinnati

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Today I led a teaching session on “better” survival knots at our Meetup.com group – Cincinnati Survival/Preparedness group.  We had about 42 people RSVP, had a lot of fun,…

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Survival Shoelace Knot – Never comes undone!

Sunday, January 4, 2015

The next knot in my “Better” Survival Knot Series is what I call the double slip square knot.  Once you try out this knot, you’ll never tie your…

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“Better” Survival Knot Series – Midshipman’s Hitch

Friday, January 2, 2015

If you’ve ever set up a tent, rain fly, or tarp, you’ve probably used a taut line hitch (or similar plastic device) that keeps the line taut but…

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Knotted Up – Effective Cord Management

Saturday, December 6, 2014

You all know the saying… You can only survive 3 minutes without air, 3 hours without shelter, 3 days without water & 3 weeks without food.  If you…

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