Survival gear

Vango Blade, the perfect bug out tent?

Vango Blade, the perfect bug out tent?

Blade 200 Weight: 2.1kg/4.6lb Packed size: 48 x 14cm Blade 100 Weight: 1.7kg/3.7lb Packed size: 48 x 10cm The Blade series is a relatively new model from Vango - and could possibly be the tent to finally knock Vango's own Banshee off the top spot for the best Bug Out Tent. The Blade is available as a ...Continue reading
Trangia Mini Cookset

Trangia Mini Cookset

As far as I'm concerned, when it comes to alcohol stoves, you can either spend your life trying to perfect your own design using a Coke can, or you can just go out and get a Trangia Mini Cookset and be done with it. I've been using the Trangia Mini ...Continue reading
SOL Emergency Bivvy

SOL Emergency Bivvy

For around $15, the SOL Heatsheets Emergency Bivvy is a very simple, yet essential addition to your Bug Out Bag. Unlike a regular space blanket, the SOL Bivvy is a large emergency sleeping bag made from heat reflective polyethylene, and is waterproof and windproof. It's large enough to feel roomy, ...Continue reading