Monthly Archives: March 2010

Get a GRIP…

This weeks product of the week comes to us from Fastfire. If you read last weeks review you may have noted the mention of the Fastfire brand, a division of the SOLKOA company which provides equipment, training, and consulting to … Continue reading

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Part Two

Last week we looked at the Swedish Firesteel from Light My Fire USA, this week we will be looking at another quality option in the area of fire starting gear: The Fastfire Fire Starting Kit and Firestriker MAXX. A little … Continue reading

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Fire!!!

It’s one of those things that separates us from animals and has allowed us to make major advances throughout history. If you think about it, there are a very small number innovations at the dawn of man that are the … Continue reading

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As you may have notice

Something I am pretty serious about is low light gear. Spend enough uninterrupted time underground to kill a fresh set of batteries or in places where your survival rate drops pretty close to zero if you lose your light source … Continue reading

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Big week

This week has been a big week here at Austere Provisions Company. In addition to regular duties of fulfilling orders and working on new projects this week was spent helping a team member (my wife) pack for a medical rotation … Continue reading

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