Weapons

Whether you’re interested in firearms or in alternative survival weapons, there’s a HUGE number of choices out there. We tell you which ones are worth picking, plus how to use them.

 

Never take security lightly, when survival is at stake, people could quickly turn into savages.

 

Check out our selection of articles below.

Primitive Weapons for Survival and Bushcraft

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Even before man had discovered fire, he utilized tools in his everyday life. Most certainly in his array of tools were weapons that he used to kill game for food and to defend himself from other tribes intent on taking what was his. The first weapons were of very simple …

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How to Build a Complete Survival Armory for Less Than $500

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updated by Reaper 01/02/2018 Any wise prepper knows that security is one of the biggest priorities regarding disaster preparedness and that having a basic armory of guns for survival is necessary for that security plan. That being said, prepping is not cheap, and guns are certainly no exception. If you’re …

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Top 5 Best Revolvers for SHTF

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update by Reaper 01/08/2017 While some people may consider the revolver to be outdated, no one can deny that they’re still popular. Simple, powerful, and reliable, there are many who continue to prefer revolvers over semi-automatics. Even in the 21st Century, revolvers still have their place, and there’s nothing wrong …

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The Top 5 Most Important Guns in a SHTF Armory

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updated by Reaper 12/04/2017 There are many potential ways that disaster could strike: economic collapse, natural disaster, EMP attack, terrorist attack, and so on. Regardless of the specific disaster that comes your way, what’s important is that you be appropriately armed to handle any security threats that could result from …

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Concealed Carry Laws in the US

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Otis McDonald was an African-American man who lived in Chicago and who was a retired custodian. Otis lived in the Morgan Park area of Chicago, an area that was rife with gangs and drug dealers. An Army veteran, he had dropped out of school at the age of 14 but …

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Top 5 Best Calibers For SHTF

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updated by Reaper 12/04/2017 A gun is only as good as the rounds it fires, and those rounds are of paramount importance when defending your loves ones from disasters.  Choosing the actual makes and models of your SHTF guns is only half the part of choosing; the other half is …

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Top 5 Best Pistols for SHTF and Home Defense

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One of the most important firearms to own as part of your preparations for SHTF will be the handgun. This is because your handgun is the gun that’s always on your person and that you can access the quickest in an emergency. While it may not have the range or …

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Slingshots for Survival. Because when SHTF, You’ll Be David

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We’re all familiar with slingshots: Y-shaped weapons and a rubber strips attached to both points which launch projectiles.  While some see them as a toy rather than useful survival tools, the truth is that the slingshot can be one of the most versatile and effective weapons in your arsenal if you …

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How It Feels To Be Shot

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Anybody who has ever seen an action movie has wondered how it feels to be shot. In some cases the person drops like a rock. In others they shake it off and say “just a flesh wound”. Of course these are just movies. There are plenty of real people we …

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The Best Budget AR-15

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updated by Chad Nabors on Apr 23rd 2018 The AR-15 is currently the best-selling rifle in America, and for good reason.  It’s practical both for hunting and defense. Its modular nature allows it to be configured for a variety of roles, and its light weight and excellent ergonomics make it …

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