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I don’t know how many lives have been saved from my fuck ups in training. Training is super important and it is okay to fuck up. Here is a surprise. What if I told you there was a game that realistically could help you train for when SHTF? It is called Day Z and it is built off the ARMA Continue reading →
Apparently this is a thing now. People on Youtube are dousing themselves in rubbing alcohol and setting themselves on fire. I guess Cinnamon wasn’t much of a challenge. People have to light them selves on fire now? This is proof we are heading for a collapse of society. Your body has this miraculous over shield and it is quite awesome. Continue reading →
First, let me say it’s been too long Crows and I’m glad to be back – many thanks to Administrator Ryan, and Commander Black for holding down the FOB. Let’s get down to business. This active shooter guide will provide some helpful tips to the lone wolves. Many of our survival guides are based around team movement to contact, relying Continue reading →
I am finally stateside and we are in need of commanders. For the security of our 2013 CMF Members and their commanders we broke comms and allowed for command to lead their groups autonomously. The time has come for 2014 Enlistments and we are seeking out new commanders to champion this campaign. As a commander you will be charged with Continue reading →
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Wound Closure Safety Guidelines. Do not attempt any of these techniques unless you are in a WORL, SHTF, TEOTWAWKI situations. If you can get to a Doctor get them to do this. Trying this at home is asking for all kinds of complications. It seems everyone in the world wants to know how to perform sutures. As if it Continue reading →
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We often come across debates among each other about who and what is the best technique, trainer, resume, drink, cookie, steak – just kidding, medium rare is where its at. The most ideal for this and that person should be training and learning how to fight/shoot in that methodology. Yet, we always find ourselves stepping on each other’s toes and Continue reading →
Tear Gas, also known as Capstun ‘capsaicin’ is the active oil in red peppers. If you don’t think something derived from a pepper can be as good as CN or CS tear gas, think again. Even if a person is maced, he can still function if he is motivated enough. Capstun is an irritant that will cause nasal passages to Continue reading →
You will never face an environment like that of a battlefield, and when the shit hits the fan you better be mentally prepared to survive any disaster. Whether your group is under heavy enemy fire or just trying to survive in a barren wasteland – lives are at risk. Any survival situation will seriously test your will to live. Post Continue reading →
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You’ve decided to shelter in place, either of your own free will or under the advice of emergency management personnel (insert ad hominem here). While we strongly recommend bugging out to a secure location outside metropolitan and rural areas the reality is – not everyone has the bankroll for that. So sheltering in place is the only option for some Continue reading →
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As of February 2014, this will be the third edition of our Bug Out Bag recommended items. Our BOB Survival Kits are refined by usCrow.org writers and active/retired service members who have tested the gear we recommend in an effort to keep our users informed with the best information. Your gear is important, and what you decide to invest your Continue reading →
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