Category: Survival

Total Survivalist Blog: ghb

 This is the bag I carry basically everywhere. It is a merger of my everyday carry bag, survivalist ‘get home bag and military assault pack. It has plenty of room for the usual civilian EDC lunch, laptop, paperback book, etc all for when I go someplace. Admittedly the ratio of stuff in there to spare […]

Total Survivalist Blog: walmart

Preparing for the worst can be daunting. It is also easy to focus on putting back several rifles, cases of ammo and everything else that goes along with it (Now you need some optics, a safe, spare mags, lights, another safe, etc.), or other emergency gear that we could spend hours listing. Let’s face it […]

Total Survivalist Blog: Civil War

I have been sort of holding off on this for awhile because well it is going to be a long and complicated post. Today is as good a day as any so I will get started. Questioning the sanctity of militias in this group is probably more dangerous than saying you voted for Diana Feinstein […]

Total Survivalist Blog: guest post

This post is intended to lay out what you need to plan and implement a backup electricity plan. FUNDAMENTALS Electricity is measured with three key variables.  I find it easiest to imagine them as a river, and will use that analogy. AMPS:  The amount of current.  Think of this as the width or volume of […]

Total Survivalist Blog: Max Velocity

Today I am pleased to bring you the first entry in our Fighting Load Contest. We’ll be talking chest rigs and battle belts as well as guns and get home bags/ assault packs. Get yours together to win some great prizes including: 1st: Blackhawk 3 day Assault Pack ($90) AND a $50 gift certificate from […]

Total Survivalist Blog: home defense

This is where it all started. A Remington 870 Police Magnum wearing express furniture. Best I can tell this gun pulled Cruiser duty for the Kentucky state Police, was sold probably through Bud K then ended up in the Desert. That is where it ended up being saved from a life of neglect and generally […]

Total Survivalist Blog: self defense

 In light of the rioting in Ferguson MO after the grand jury failed to indite the officer in the shooting of Michael Brown it seems like a good time to recycle this post. So here we go…… I have posted a bunch of videos of the LA Riots and talked a bit about how to […]

Total Survivalist Blog: Search results for project ar

This is where it all started. A Remington 870 Police Magnum wearing express furniture. Best I can tell this gun pulled Cruiser duty for the Kentucky state Police, was sold probably through Bud K then ended up in the Desert. That is where it ended up being saved from a life of neglect and generally […]

Total Survivalist Blog: TEOTWAWKI blog

 This is the bag I carry basically everywhere. It is a merger of my everyday carry bag, survivalist ‘get home bag and military assault pack. It has plenty of room for the usual civilian EDC lunch, laptop, paperback book, etc all for when I go someplace. Admittedly the ratio of stuff in there to spare […]

Total Survivalist Blog: basic guns

Bayou Reconnaissance Man wrote an interesting post How To Prepare Under These Conditions. The basic highlights of the question: I’m stuck with an unemployed partner and teenage kids who can’t earn their own living.  We haven’t been able to afford reserve supplies for an emergency, yet it’s clear that even harder times are on the […]